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Seven prestigious awards will be presented to Cure Leukaemia supporters that have raised funds for the charity on Friday 24th November at Villa Park, home to Aston Villa Football Club. The awards will recognise supporters for their outstanding dedication, generosity and creativity in their fundraising for Cure Leukaemia.
Five of the award categories were open for nominations while the Chairman and Special Recognition Awards will be selected independently and were not open for nomination.
Individual Fundraiser of the Year
Andrea Childs, Amy Cotter, Matt Gaut, Kev Hoskins, Keith McGregor, Simon Turner, and Rob Wynn
Team of the Year
Glamour and Goodness Ball, Liv 4 Daniel, PwC, Rix Oakley, Rowan Ramble, Run 2 Paris Team, the Tanser Family, Tour of the TAP Cycling, and The Tour 21 team.
Blood Cancer Awareness Month Champion
Joanna James, Kate Maher, Priyanka Mehta, and Your 14
Wackiest Fundraiser of the Year
Kate Maher, Matt Gaut and Rosie Rand
Young Fundraiser of the Year
Boldmere Primary School, Cromer Academy, Hutchesons’ Grammar School, Leapgate, Maia McDermott and Mini Portcullis
The awards afternoon will be held at Villa Park in Birmingham on the afternoon of Friday 24th November 2023, starting with a drinks reception at 12:30pm, before the Awards Ceremony begins shortly after.
Former blood cancer patient and “Chief DJ” on our London 2 Paris cycle, Adam Joyce will be on hand to compere the event with all awards presented by Chairman Geoff Cousins and Chief Executive James McLaughlin.