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Ride Scorpion 2017

On 6th May, through the windy yet dry weather, keen and novice cyclers took on the third year of our Ride Scorpion event. It was a lovely day and a great atmosphere. Everybody finished and had a great time enjoying some of the best views that the Cotswolds can offer, followed by food and entertainment…

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The SMA Trust Cotswold Way Walk 2016

Thank you again to all those who took part in The SMA Trust Cotswold Way Walk in June. The event raised an amazing £19,600! 92 Walkers took part in total, with 20 of those taking on the 50 mile endurance walk through the night in somewhat challenging weather conditions …but being rewarded by seeing the sun rise…

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Ride Scorpion May 2016

Record numbers of cyclists joined us for this year’s Ride Scorpion on May 7th raising an impressive £19,000 for our SMA research! 110 riders in total cycled either 100, 60, 20 or 8 miles with over 50 “100 milers” starting from Great Ormond Street Hospital before being joined by those cycling shorter distances enroute to…

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West Wycombe Clay Shoot April 2016

We are delighted to announce that we raised an astounding £90,000 at our recent clay shoot at West Wycombe Park! Huge thanks to Hugo van Vredenburch and Edward van Cutsem for coming up with the idea and organising the 18 teams and over 90 people that took part and bid so generously during the auction. We were…

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London Marathon Place 2016

The London Marathon 2016 Good news! We have 2 lovely people running the London Marathon on our behalf raising vital funds for SMA Research. They have committed to raising at least £3,000 and we are providing them with a wealth of fundraising ideas, support & materials, a professional SMA Trust branded running top and lots of…

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The SMA Trust Spring/Summer raffle winners announced!

The SMA Trust Spring/Summer raffle winners announced! A big thank you to everyone who either bought or sold raffle tickets for us this year! Every ticket bought raised money to help take us a step further towards a cure and treatments for SMA. The draw was made on 30th September 2015 by Team Emelia, SMA Trust…

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Emilia Clarke wows brokers at annual BGC Charity Day!

Game of Thrones star Emilia Clarke joined The SMA Trust team as our Celebrity Ambassador on 11th September. She joined other specially chosen charities and celebrities for this high profile global event held to commemorate BGC/Cantor Fitzgerald colleagues lost in 9/11. Emilia was in great demand on the trading floor, ‘clinching’ numerous deals, including a…

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The SMA Trust at BGC Charity Day 2015

BGC Charity Day this Friday 11th September 2015! This Friday, The SMA Trust will join several other charities that have been chosen by BGC Partners, Cantor Fitzgerald and Cantor Fitzgerald Relief Fund, to be involved in their annual charity day, BGC Charity Day. Last year’s BGC Charity Day raised approximately $12 million globally. Every year,…

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