About Aspire

Every eight hours, someone in the UK is paralysed by Spinal Cord Injury. A spinal cord injury can happen to anyone at any time, there is no warning, no time to prepare, and no cure for the damage done.

Aspire is a national charity that works with people with spinal cord injuries to create opportunity, independence and choice. By fundraising in the Aspire Night Swim, you could help someone buy a lightweight wheelchair through Aspire Grants.

Your fundraising will also mean that Aspire can visit newly injured patients in hospital to offer support and advise them about our other services such as Aspire Housing, should they need accessible housing. It will also enable our Assistive Technology volunteers to train people, regardless of their level of injury, to use computers and get online.

Aspire ensures that everyone with a spinal cord injury has the opportunity to live an independent and fulfilled life. Aspire receives no statutory support and can only deliver these hugely important services with the help of its generous supporters. Thank you.


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Make this challenge count

Once you've signed up, your next step is to create your fundraising page and start fundraising.

The easiest way to start your sponsorship is to create a Just Giving page. Just Giving takes the stress out of fundraising - by sharing your page with everyone you know over Facebook, Twitter and email, you'll give your fundraising a boost and make a real difference to Aspire's essential work.

Follow the link below to set up your page today. If you prefer to use a traditional sponsorship form, click below to download a printable version which you can pass around your work, friends, family, pub, club and anywhere that you think it will be seen! For more information on Aspire and the difference your fundraising makes, visit our website - www.aspire.org.uk or email us at swim@aspire.org.uk


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Just Giving

Start your fundraising today by setting up your fundraising page at www.justgiving.com/aspire

1. Click 'fundraise for us'

2. Go to the 'organised event' section.

3. Create your page for the Aspire Night Swim 2015.

4. Share your fundraising page over email, Facebook and twitter and let everyone know about the challenge you've signed up to.

Or click here to download a sponsorship Form