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Play the lottery in support of The Rob George Foundation

You can help The Rob George Foundation continue supporting deserving and needy young people and their families. It only costs £1 per entry into the draw each week and you could be a winner!

Our goal is to “Make a difference, one individual at a time.”

The Rob George Foundation was founded in loving memory of Rob George, who died aged 21 on 9th December 2013 following a long battle with leukaemia.

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1st objective: provide practical and/or financial support to young people with life threatening or terminal illnesses

2nd objective:
provide financial support to young people who demonstrate exceptional commitment and/or ability in the worlds of sport or the performing arts but may be held back by their financial situation from pursuing their goals

Where your money goes

The Rob George Foundation receive 60p in every £1 lottery play

The Rob George Foundation News

Fundraising Ideas During Lockdown

Over the last ten weeks, the world has changed dramatically with fundraising events and normal life coming to a grinding halt. This has left many charities feeling lost and struggling to gain donations whilst trying to keep their services running for many patients and their families. The lockdown has left many feeling thankful for the […]

Why Local Charities Need Your Support

Despite everything around us feeling like it has come to a grinding halt, local charities are working harder than ever before to ensure they are able to keep their doors open to their visitors and patients during the pandemic. A lot of volunteers are unable to work which means organisations who heavily rely on voluntary […]

How You Can Still Support Your Chosen Charity During the Pandemic

The Covid-19 pandemic is becoming deeply concerning for the UK as well as globally. Despite the UK being heavily restricted, charities remain open to deliver their care and support to hundreds of families. Due to being partly funded, they need your support now more than ever. Many local charities have had to cancel their fundraising […]

From cancer survivor to active teenage girl again

Grant awarded on 1st June 2016 Imagine… “In Alex’s own words…” “How did you hear about the RGF?” “I heard about the Rob George Foundation through my Clic Sargent social worker when I asked who might be willing to fund the training.” “Would you mind telling us a little about your own condition, and why […]

A huge thank you from a handful of our 2016 Aim 2 grantees – watch the video here

Grant awarded on 7th February 2017 Imagine… Imagine you are a young person with a terminal  or life-limiting illness. Or imagine you are an outstanding sports person but you need help to achieve your goals. Our motto is “making a difference…one individual at a time”.  Watch the video and see exactly how fantastic your help […]

Fencers’ success with support from the RGF

Grant awarded on 1st March 2017 Imagine… We are very grateful to Amanda and Guy Powell for updating us on the sporting achievements of their daughters.  They say: “Elisabeth won the British Under 23 Championships in February, which she was delighted about, particularly as she defeated a top ranked European fencer to do so.  She […]

What are people saying about The Rob George Foundation

“Thank you, life saver!”

Gary, young adult cancer patient

“Having this grant from you means so much and I can’t begin to thank you all enough. Any help was going to be appreciated but for what you have done for me I shall be eternally grateful. You have made me very happy and have lifted a lot of worries that were creeping up on me. Once again thank you so much for considering me and the problems I’m up against.”

Craig, Grantee

“you have already given us more than money could buy, by making Jess smile this summer.”


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