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

Craft Stall at charity fair – Lemon Quay

Chloe Pearne and Vicky Bundy at the craft stall at the charity fair in Lemon Quay Truro. A fabulous day raising awareness and selling our charity socks! We raised £58.50! Well done!

Sarah & Steve Richards – Ilugan parish Fair

Who raised £160 at Ilugan Parish Fair. We made £160 with our tombola and Vicky's games. Thanks to Steves mum, friend Cynthia for helping and Faith for charming the customers!

Gill Birchall auctions hand-made baby carrier

25th August 2013 - £282 Gill Birchall made a very special baby carrier that was raffled for charity this last week. 25% of the sale came to cdssg and Gill raised £282 for the group! Thanks Gill, a very talented lady!

Local members raise funds through car boots!

7th July 2013 - £117 Vicky, Helen and Charlie raised £117 at the car boot in Withiel.... It was a very hot day and there were lots of clothes and other bits for people to look through. Nothing cost more than £1. We managed to raise £117!!! Before we packed away 2 of...

Charity Golf Day

Charity Golf Day 6th September 2012 - Falmouth Golf Club Teri Hughes, Mike Armstrong collecting our cheque from Gavin Isle, Managing Director, Barclays South at Truro on 6th December. The Tournament: Falmouth GC was bathed in sunshine all day and there was not a...

Cycle Cornwall 2012

An account of the day by organiser Mike Armstrong Well the day went really well, no rain, a little wind, but even that stopped as most of the cyclists arrived into Sennen for the post cycle challenge BBQ. 29 cyclists took part and it looks as if those taking up the...

David Wilde – Cycling to Rome

David Wilde cycled over 1,000 miles on his bike in aid of the Cornwall Down's Syndrome Support Group. David raised an amazing £2,600 for CDSSG after gift aid. All of us at CDSSG would like to say a huge thank you for his tremendous effort!