News and Updates

Libbie’s going for Bronze!

A message from Libbie’s family: “Just wanted to thank The Rob George Foundation for their kind donation. Libbie was diagnosed with acute lymphoblastic leukaemia in January 2017 and had 6 months of intensive chemotherapy followed by tablet chemotherapy which she will take until March 2019. She’s responded very well to […]

Jordan in the gym

Making a difference for Jordan

Making a difference – one individual at a time. Read on! – “A big thank you to the Rob George Foundation for giving my son, Jordan, the opportunity to get back into the gym in the comfort of his own home. In October 2016 Jordan discovered he had osteosarcoma in […]

Helping Philippa hit her Olympic target

The RGF supports aspiring Archery Olympian – 21 year old Philippa Taylor (Pip), from Derby is the senior outdoor National Champion, junior 3 time national champion, holding 9 national records and achieved international team silver medal success on her debut outing with Team GB juniors in 2014. Pip’s ultimate goal […]

Archer Philippa Taylor in action

Harry’s driving success

A Mum’s special message to the RGF – “I wanted to share my son’s story with you. Harry has just turned 18 and to his and the family’s absolute horror, in August 2017 was diagnosed with Hodgkin lymphoma. Harry has been through a torrid time, with x-rays, biopsies and then […]

St Andrew’s University Fundraiser

A huge thank you to St. Andrew’s University CC who have posted this message to us on FB today:- “We are proud to announce that after some very final tallying and last minute donations that our total amount raised from the Seagullian Ball for The Rob George Foundation on 3rd […]

St Andrews Uni fundraiser holding cheque

4th Anniversary Ball

The Rob George Foundation are very excited to be celebrating our 4th Birthday! We’ll be back at The Hurlingham Club, on Saturday 6th January, for another wonderful evening. Whether you’ve been before, or this will be your first time, we would love to see you there. Tickets and details for […]

Anniversary Ball Ticket

Grand Canyon to Las Vegas – The finishing line

We made it – not sure how – but we did. Team RGF is something very special. Thank you Andy Bolan, Becca Harris, Dave Vaux, Laura Sharp, Elizabeth Hornung and Nigel Hughes, for joining Pip and me on this latest adventure and showing us how to cycle. Lorraine xxx

Update on our USA bike ride challenge

Update on our USA challenge so far….. the desert can be surprisingly cold, the desert has way more hills than any of us imagined, the desert can be VERY windy and mostly head on, so far we have all survived. Tomorrow – Route 66 – cue everyone break into song!!!!

Trampoliner Martin Bland

Successful year for promising Trampoliner Martin Bland

The Rob George Foundation backs promising young North East Trampoliner – 14 year-old Martin Bland currently attends Apollo Trampoline Club in Washington, Tyne & Wear. Martin has had a very successful year becoming the Elite North of England and Elite British Champion in his Age Group! Martin’s dream is to […]