Whether you're looking to raise money from a hobby, a community-led initiative or an exhilarating bucket list challenge, you can raise vital funds, inspire others and make a meaningful difference to your local life-saving charity.
The Silver Coin Challenge is an initiative for schools to get involved in fundraising.
Your local air ambulance needs your help!
We are a charity and rely upon the generosity and goodwill of the people of Essex and Hertfordshire to remain operational and keep saving lives.
As such, we are inviting all primary schools across Essex and Hertfordshire to take part in our Silver Coin Challenge. It’s as simple as it sounds, just collect as many silver coins as you can for a good cause!
Whether it’s collecting enough coins to run the length of the playground, creating the shape of a helicopter, or the outline of a flight helmet… the sky’s the limit!
The winners of the Longest Coin Trail and the Highest Amount Raised will win a visit from Dr Dani or Paramedic Perry, our trusty mascots!
To find out more or to request your free fundraising pack you can call 0345 2417 690 or click the button below.
Once your group has completed this part of the challenge there are two ways that you can donate your total to us:
Via cheque donation
Please send your cheque made payable to ‘Essex & Herts Air Ambulance’ to: Essex & Herts Air Ambulance, Flight House, The Business Centre, Earls Colne Business Park, Earls Colne, Colchester, Essex, CO6 2NS
Via the online donation page of our website
Click the option ‘Just Once’ which allows you to pay a one-off amount and type in the amount that you have raised. Click ‘Donate’.
‘Proceed to Checkout’ and be sure to select ‘Silver Coin Challenge’ under the box asking if you are donating to a specific initiative.