If U Care Share Foundation

Registered Charity Number 1142001

Total raised
£44777.76 + £7147.43 Gift Aid = £51925.19
+ £6865.93 Gift Aid
+ £281.50 Gift Aid

About If U Care Share Foundation

If U Care Share Foundation works to prevent suicide, support those who have lost loved ones and provide training to improve emotional and mental health.

The North East has the highest rate of suicide in the country and suicide continues to be the biggest killer of men under 50 and young people. We want to change that!

We offer a range of services to help people who have been affected by suicide, as well as working with young people in schools to promote positive emotional and mental health.

We can only continue to do our vital work with the support of people who go that extra mile to fundraise for us. Every penny really does count!

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Current fundraising pages

Dom's 1000KM To The Great North Run 2020

September 2019 I ran my first half marathon for IF U CARE SHARE FOUNDATION. It's amazing because going back to the beginning of the year I couldn't run a mile without wanting to pass out and it was a year filled with hurdles as far as my training goes, various health issues holding me back but once I started to train from mid-June I was gripped and managed to finish 7 minutes faster than my target, completing it in 2HR 23MINS 4SECS but who's counting.

The day after the run I felt lost with nothing to train for, so I decided to set myself a challenge starting from 13th of September 2019 finishing with the Great North Run 2020 on Sunday 13th of September 2020, A year to run 1000KM and as many races as I can do for IF YOU CARE SHARE and raise money along the way for this amazing foundation. The work they are doing and support they're providing is paramount at a time where suicide sadly seems to be at an all-time high and only getting worse. I have been affected personally with the loss of friends over the last nine years and it seems everyone I speak to either friends, family or work colleagues, we all know or know someone to have lost family or friends to suicide. Please help me raise as much money as possible for IUCSF to be able to provide more lifesaving help and support to prevent suicide and to help those to deal with the devastation suicide leaves behind. "I'ts ok not to feel ok"

Domonic Orrell

  • Health

World Suicide Prevention Day

Tuesday 10th September is World Suicide Prevention Day, this is an awareness day observed on 10 September every year, in order to provide worldwide commitment and action to prevent suicides. Over 800,000 people die by suicide annually, representing 1 person every 40 seconds.
We want to raise awareness here at Northumbria about this and have several initiatives running such as, a workshop delivered by MIND which provides a whistle-stop of suicide awareness to help colleagues understand the prevalence of suicide, the risk factors for suicide and helping colleagues to understand how to speak to a person who is feeling suicidal.
We are keen to help support a local charity ‘If U Care Share Foundation’, based in Chester le Street, Co Durham who deliver a range of services which are fundamental to its 3 main objectives – the prevention, intervention & support of those affected by suicide. On the day we would like to support their 'Inside Out'
through fundraising by asking colleagues to dress down and wear an item of clothing ‘inside out’ as the campaign itself encourages people to talk – Never underestimate the power of a conversation as you have the power to save a life – there is always a way!
We will also be holding a raffle with prizes confirmed so far from: As You Like It, Sambucas, Motel One, South Lakes Safari Zoo, Pink Boutique, The Face House and The Alnwick Garden to name just a few. Raffle ticket books will be held on each floor in Pandon Building by the following people: Stef Pendleton (Ground Floor), Kerri Booth (First Floor) and Marc Bayles (Second Floor). For those Great British Bake Off Fans (or those who just like cake in general!) we will also be holding a Bake Sale so please bring in your cakes or pastries to your respective kitchens whether homemade or shop bought. All money raised will go to If U Care Share Foundation.

Kerri Booth

  • Health
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