12th March 2013

The letter below has been received by the club from the Football league Charity Team


Hi Jean


Thank you so much for helping us raise money at your game against Tranmere on March 2nd, it was a great opportunity to boost the profile of the charity and reach your fans to help us fight prostate cancer together.


I just wanted to update you on how much you raised on the day. We will send you official confirmation over the next few days, once everything has been banked so the numbers below are TBC.

.The London to Amsterdam cycle rideI also want to give you the opportunity to help us build on the momentum we have with your club and your fans by asking you to help us with our big fundraising event of the season –


But first…the numbers!

We raised £682 on the day!


As mentioned in previous communication, Royal Mail have generously offered to double any money raised by Royal Mail staff, their friends and family.

 to support men with prostate cancer! That’s a brilliant total. If you do want to mention this on your website and to your fans, please do include Royal Mail’s generous help in bucket shaking.£1364Royal Mail staff, friends and family raised all £682, which when doubled comes to a grand total of

We could not have done this without your support, co-ordination on the day and ultimately the generosity and passion of your fans. A real tribute to your supporters!


-16th. There’s a range of ways you can help. You canthThis is why we want to keep Prostate Cancer UK in yours and your fans thoughts, with our London to Amsterdam cycle ride on June 14

         –You can sign up here
Take part in the ride yourself! If you fancy a challenge for the summer and put in a team from the office we’d love to have you on board.

         -Encourage other people at the club to take part – from players, managers, ground staff to mascots we really want people from your club to be represented at this event and show your dedication to the cause by taking on this great challenge.

         -Promoting it to your fans – we’ve got adverts, editorial, booklets, posters whatever you need to encourage your fans to take part in support of both Yeovil and Prostate Cancer UK.


Any help you could give would be hugely appreciated. We’ve loved working with you, so it’d be great to carry on working together closely on our biggest event of the season.

Thank you once again for supporting Prostate Cancer UK and helping us to raise money to support men with prostate cancer.If there’s anything else we can help with please don’t hesitate to get in touch.

Kind Regards,




Nick Wright

The Football League Official Charity of the Year Partnership Team

T: 020 8222 7185