Great Fundraising News! Darren has decided to take on the massive task of walking The Great Wall of China this October on aid to raise funds for the charity. The Yorkshire lad, born on the hills should be used to the rough, undulating terrain. But after all those years in the studio, he may need a wee bit of training! On a serious note we all know what a massive task this will be and all those involved with charity give him our 100% support. We hope to hold some exciting fund raising events to help bring the total up to an exciting amount. In the meantime if you would like to sponsor Darren on this great feat please click on our donate button. You can also leave him a message of support, he would love to hear from you!
In aid to kick off fundraising for Darren's Great Wall of China walk we are holding a fun-filled Chinese themed night at Barnacle Village Hall. It's going to be a great night, with Chinese food, entertainment, a raffle with fantastic prizes and a prize for the best fancy dress costume. So get your friends and family to gather for a 'Great' evening.
Tickets only £15 - please contact us via email email@example.com
(Fancy dress optional!)
Please come and join us at The Darren Baker Gallery, for an afternoon of music, art and meditation; a place for you to relax in an open, safe and loving environment.
Doors open at 3pm with a 3.30pm guided journey meditation. Cindy Lass will be sharing with us her Tree of Hope and her message of Art from the Heart, with the opportunity for you to express and release through the medium of paint. There will be music by the talented Ollie Lass and light refreshments will be provided.
All donations will be going to the Leanne Baker Trust.
We really look forward to seeing you there.
The Leanne Baker Trust are delighted to announce Frank Bruno is coming to Huddersfiled! You can be amongst the many guests at the John Smith's Stadium to help celebrate Frank Bruno's career and 20 years since his title against Oliver McCall. Bruno, who has suffered with mental health throughout his career, has chosen The Leanne Baker Trust to be the beneficiary of the meal. This is a real honour for the charity and fantastic fundraising news. Please support the event if you can, it promises to be a fantastic night.
Read more about the event: http://www.examiner.co.uk/news/west-yorkshire-news/know-what-mean-arry-frank-8191271
Buy Tickets: http://www.seeitnowsports.com
Come and join us for a fantastic night of entertainment in support of The Leanne Baker Trust at The Cedar Court Hotel, Huddersfield.
The night will start at 7pm with drinks on arrival, followed by a 3 course dinner.
Entertainment will be provided including music from the Glamophones, an auction with some fantastic lots available and a fashion show hosted by House of Fraser.
Tickets are £50. All proceeds go to the charity.
Please send requests to the Leanne Baker Trust Facebook Page or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Baker by name Baker by nature.
John has been baking again! After the success of Carol and John's coffee morning in St Bartholomew's Church Hall, Meltham in January, they are holding another at..... There will be coffee, delicious cakes and pies and a raffle with some fantastic prizes.
All welcome, so please do come along and try!
Darren and the Trustees of the charity are excited to announce the launch event for the Leanne Baker Trust at the Houses of Parliament. It is to be held at Room 525, Portcullis House on 8 September 2014 between 5-7pm. Many thanks to Huddersfield MP Barry Sheerman for helping us make this happen.
The Leanne Baker Trust was set up after the passing of Leanne Baker through depression, and it aims to help sufferers of mental health and their families and friends affected. The charity will initially be based in Huddersfield but there are plans to expand to other areas of the UK.
For more background and further information about the Trust’s plans, please see the attached letter from Leanne’s brother Darren Baker who is a founder the of the Trust.
Craig Brooker and 3 friends from Cortech are taking on a huge challenge of cycling a grueling 33 miles around the hilly countryside of the Holme Valley, West Yorkshire on Sunday 7th September. Thank you to Craig and his colleagues for arranging this event and raising money for the Leanne Baker Trust, great effort guys! Keep us updated with your progress and some pictures!