Fundraising

48hours of 1/48 scale models

The Model Officers Mess facebook group turned 4 years old this week. To celebrate they pulled out the bunting and paper plates and organised a group build. Not just any group build, this one was to be completed LIVE in 48hrs of any 1/48 scale kit. Starting on Friday the 19th of March James Skiffins, …

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24 Hour Model Making Marathon

The Fermanagh Modellers who hail from the Ely Centre in Fermanagh, Northern Ireland raised a stonking £656 for Models for Heroes. Their stubbornness and dogged determination saw 6 of the crew making it the whole 24 hours. Using Just Giving as their fundraising platform they were able to automatically process GiftAid and offer a secure …

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24 Hour Charity Painting

Grim Dice Tabletop Gaming alongside the YouTube Channel Broadsword Wargaming raised £383 for Models for Heroes by Live Streaming a 24 hour painting challenge. Followers and viewers of the Facebook Live stream where able to donate to be in the draw for a prize donated by Warlord Games. Starting at 9am on Friday 13th of …

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£5,440 raised

On Friday 30th October, the International Scale Modeller community organised and ran a Charity Auction in aid of Models for Heroes. News of the auction and the rarity of some of the lots spread around the modelling community forums and facebook pages. Donated kits from around the globe were sent by the general public, distributors, …

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Keep Calm and Keep Step Campaign

Because of the COVID-19 crisis out fundraising capability had ceased. No one was running model shows anymore and so our collection tins across the nation were not being filled. The generous donations from the Great British public is what keeps us going. The need for our service had increased also with our most vulnerable unable …

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Wyton Wargaming Club raise £840.

On the 22nd February members of the Wyton Gaming Club organised a Warhammer 30k event to raise funds and awareness for Model for Heroes. Attended by 20 players and very generously furnished with raffle prizes from numerous suppliers – the event raised a staggering £840. On behalf of our beneficiaries, we want to thank the …

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Get Creative Festival 2020

This event has been POSTPONED and will be be rescheduled for 2021. Models for Heroes is running an event that is part of The Get Creative Festival 2020. 16th May 1000-1600 Aldinbourne Community Centre, Chichester, PO20 3YA. Contact: aldinsbournemodellers@gmail.com Across the UK, between the 9th and 17th May, lots of activities will be taking place …

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Support from Romsey Modellers

Paul Adams (left) handed over a cheque at Scale Model World for £700 to Models for Heroes Chairman, Malcolm Childs. The funds had been raised during a huge raffle at their very own model show in Hampshire. The funds will go towards supporting our Armed Forces and Emergency Service Personnel with meaningful activities. Romsey Modellers …

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