Fundraising for Cornwall Downs syndrome group


Fundraising is key to building awareness of our cause but also vitally important to the survival of the Charity. Annual events are organised for all to come along to, enjoy and support. We rely heavily on donations and welcome help from members. If you would like to get involved please email our co-ordinator.

You can also make a donation online please visit our page at:


a few of our fundraising activities

Jumble Sale raises £759

Another huge effort from our members has paid off as CDSSG made £759 profit after expenses at a recent Jumble Sale which was held at Mosley Museum. It was extremely successful selling over 2,000 items and lots of people visited as it was an English Heritage event...

Sara & Steven Richards’ Pirate Fun Day raise £4,441

What can we say but a MASSIVE thank you for all the hard work that Sara and Steve have put in again, to arrange the Pirate Fun day, not only this year, but also for previous years. Sara & Steve, together with family, friends and neighbours have worked tirelessly...

CDSSG have been chosen as local charity of the year 2016/2017 by Marks & Spencer’s in Hayle.

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Charity of the Year 2016 – M&S Hayle

CDSSG have been chosen as local charity of the year 2016/2017 by Marks & Spencer's in Hayle. Thanks to the kind nomination by Kylie Robinson's mum 🙂 A big thanks goes to the Robinsons from CDSSG!!!!! Kimberley Milnes-Barker has volunteered to co-ordinate this...

Tandem Parachute Jump Team Announcement!!

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Tandem Parachute Jump Team August 2016

Tandem Parachute Jump Team Announcement!! Marie Whitehurst, Jeremy Emrys-Jones and Izzie Watkin will all be doing a tandem parachute jump to raise money for CAAP and Cornwall Down's Syndrome Support Group (CDSSG) on Thursday 18th August 2016 at Perranporth Airfield....

Go green for our group – textile fundraiser

Ewin with the first collection back in 2013 ... Current amount raised £6,000! This is an ongoing fundraiser - just donate things that you may normally throw away (worn out, stretched, faded items etc..) maybe you have been planning a carboot but haven't got round to...

London to Paris Charity Cycle – 29th July to 2nd August 2015

In 2015 we ran another cycling challenge to raise funds for our support group. Cycling from London to Paris is one of the great cycle experiences in Europe. The route started in London then on to Calais, then from Calais on to Arras. The next stretch went off to...

Sainsburys – Charity of the Year 2014

We were delighted to have been nominated and voted the Charity of the Year 2014 for Sainsburys in Truro. This was a very big opportunity for us and thanks to all who supported us! A few of the things we did in 2014 .... Bag packing at Sainsburys 4th Oct earned us...