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Donate By Text

January 11, 2019

You can now donate by Text!! It’s not always convenient to log on and enter your bank details when you want to make a donation, so to make it easier for you all you need to do is text ‘PRINCIPLE’ along with the numerical value for the amount you wish to donate (i.e. 3, 5, 10, 15 or 20). For example, ‘Principle 5’ to 70085…

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Meet the Team

January 3, 2019

The last few months at The Principle Trust have been a time of change.  With staff moving on, new staff arriving (Hi!) and a new Trustee it’s time to get you up to speed with who is involved with the charity now. I’m Louise Rhodes. I joined The Principle Trust in November, as Marketing & Events Manager, after working for…

Dry January for Charity

December 21, 2018

It’s a new year, a fresh start so why not give up alcohol for January, and while you do it get sponsored for it.  You could do it to support any charity, but we’d be very grateful if you did it to support us. For more information and to sign-up for Dry January please go to their website HERE You can…

Strictly Skipton 2019 Dance Competition

December 14, 2018

We are very excited to announce that Strictly is coming to Skipton in 2019! You might not be able to enter the real thing, but you CAN enter Strictly Skipton! Learn to dance in just 6 weeks, take part in a glittering final in front of friends and family, AND raise money for The Principle Trust Children’s Charity. We are searching…

Easy Fundraising

November 20, 2018

Please help support The Principle Trust by shopping online. Use easyfundraising to shop with over 3,300 retailers including Amazon, Argos, John Lewis, ASOS, Booking.com, eBay, Boden, and M&S. Every time you shop, you’ll raise a free donation for us every time, it’s that easy! Find out more: https://www.easyfundraising.org.uk/causes/principletrust/

Aviva Community Fund

November 15, 2018

We are currently collecting votes from everyone via Aviva to hopefully be awarded a grant for up to £25,000, which would be amazing and go a long way towards our second log cabin appeal. If you haven’t already, please spare 2 minutes to register and vote.  Each person gets 10 votes and if you could send them all our way…

Skipton Santa Fun Run 2018

November 15, 2018

With our team of 40 Santa’s aged between 6 and 65 we are ready to undertake this years Skipton Santa Fun Run on Sunday 25th November.  Starting and finishing on the High Street, we will be following a 5km route around Skipton with almost 2000 other Santa’s.  We are hoping to raise thousands of pounds to put towards the running…

Log Cabin Update

September 18, 2018

We have now purchased our first Log Cabin after many months of fundraising! We would like to say a huge thank you to all of our supporters for helping us achieve our target! For more information on our Log Cabin please visit our ‘Holiday Homes’ section.

Charity Football Match

August 20, 2018

On Sunday 5th August, we held our first ever charity football match at Sandylands Sports Centre, Skipton. Our team was made up of some of Principle Healthcare employees and some volunteers from the local community. Our team, PHC Allstars battled it out against Skipton Town – unfortunately it wasn’t the result we were hoping for but you’re all still winners…

Skipton Races Saturday 5th May

June 1, 2018

On Saturday 5th May, we had a brilliant day at Skipton Point to Point. We would like to thank the the incredible team at The Coniston Hotel Country Estate & Spa for hosting the fabulous day in aid of The Principle Trust Children’s Charity, and to all those who sponsored the Charity race and raised funds in the run up to the…