Charity million pound ball raises £60,000

The Acorn celebrated raising one million pounds since its inception in 1999 by holding a Ball for 565 guests at Rudding Park, Harrogate raising £60,000. The guests were treated to a champagne reception, dinner and dancing to the Urban Soul Orchestra.

Auctions held on the night raised over £35,000 and a car, kindly donated by Dr Stanley Sills, raised £8,200. Acorn raises funds for people with dementia and their carers locally and research into scleroderma at Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust.

Sue and Neil Smith
Sue and Neil Smith
Penny Walshaw, Bill Holdsworth, Anne-Marie Holdsworth
Penny Walshaw, Bill Holdsworth, Anne-Marie Holdsworth
Olivia Hanen, Richard Hanen, Louise Hanen, Charles Hanen
Olivia Hanen, Richard Hanen, Louise Hanen, Charles Hanen
Suzy Trott and Mark Hope
Suzy Trott and Mark Hope
Mark and Jan Mackaness, John Watson and Jane Waring
Mark and Jan Mackaness, John Watson and Jane Waring
Sarah Pullan, Mike Crawshaw, Helen Crompton, Nigel Pullan, Angela Crawshaw, John Crompton, Mark Ellerby, Rosie Ellerby
Sarah Pullan, Mike Crawshaw, Helen Crompton, Nigel Pullan, Angela Crawshaw, John Crompton, Mark Ellerby, Rosie Ellerby
The Acorn Committee
The Acorn Committee

 

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