Category: Fundraising Awareness

For the latest on stroke awareness, fundraising, events and activities, keep up to date with Think Ahead on our dedicated news blog.
  • Category: Events, Fundraising Awareness

    Wigan Stroke charity launch their annual ‘Raising Stroke Awareness Week’ for 2014 Think Ahead Community Stroke Group is celebrating the launch of their third annual Raising Stroke Awareness Week with a Curry Night held at the Far Pavilion restaurant in Atherton featuring a series of acts to help raise much needed funds for the charity […]

  • Category: Events, Fundraising Awareness

    Think Ahead’s Community Stroke Supporter Paul Newton is hopping on his bike on Sunday 8th July to support Think Ahead in a sponsored bike ride. He is competing in the Manchester to Blackpool bike ride a total of 60 miles on a three wheeler trike. Paul says “As a previous regular cyclist my ambition since […]

  • Category: Fundraising Awareness, Sponsorship

    Think Ahead Stroke Group hosts sponsored walk as part of its Raising Stroke Awareness Week. Think Ahead Stroke Group have joined forces with Wigan Leisure Trust’s Active Living team to stage a 3 mile walk around Pennington Flash Country Park in Leigh on Monday 7th May collecting sponsorship towards the charity’s community support work raising […]

  • Category: Events, Fundraising Awareness

    Think Ahead Stroke Group is gearing up for a day of friendly competition on Thursday 29th September when it will host a charity golf day at Dean Wood Golf Course Upholland. The open event will welcome golfers of all handicaps to compete for the title of Think Ahead Charity Golf Champion 2011. The golf day […]

  • Category: Fundraising Awareness

    Local Stroke awareness charity Think Ahead Stroke Group recruited junior amateur sports teams to re-enact a key moment in the history of the rivalry between Wigan and Leigh. Although many in the borough are aware of the historic divide between the two towns not everyone knows that the rivalry can be traced back to the […]

  • Category: Fundraising Awareness, Sponsorship Events

    Help the Mayor’s Charity raise awareness and funds to improve local services for Stroke Survivors. Thrill seeking fundraisers will be taking a leap by abseiling down the landmark tower at the Oak Hotel in Wigan to raise awareness of Stroke and help improve local services for Stroke Survivors. This event is taking place on Saturday […]

  • Category: Events, Fundraising Awareness

    Giant Pie & Spoon Race for Think Ahead Charity Challenge Finale What better way to celebrate the end of Think Ahead Stroke Group’s first Wigan vs Leigh Annual Charity Challenge than a giant Pie & Spoon race! Greenhalghs Craft Bakery are donating 100 of their potato and meat pies to the event which is taking […]

  • Category: Events, Fundraising Awareness

    Leigh’s Westleigh Ladies will be shooting for the pride of their town against members of the Scarlett Ladies and St Peters Netball teams who will be teaming up to represent Wigan on Saturday 8 May at Think Ahead Stroke Group’s Charity Challenge Robin Park Arena Wigan. Both netball teams will play a full competitive match […]