Charity Runs

Posted by Anne-Marie on July 25, 2014

Are you inspired by the athletes taking part in the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow!    You may not be able to earn a Commonwealth or Olympic Medal, but you can earn our gratitude and thanks if you apply to join Team GAH and take part in one of our Charity Runs. Every runner for Get …Read more

Monitise Charity Cycle Challenge

Posted by Anne-Marie on July 15, 2014

On Thursday 3rd July, thirty Monitise employees and six of their colleagues from their Partner Company’s began their epic Charity Cycle Challenge.  Setting off from Millennium Stadium, in Cardiff, their aim was to cycle to Twickenham Rugby Football Stadium in 2 days – a total of 169 miles. At 9.00am on Thursday the 36 riders set off, their target …Read more

Bupa Great Birmingham Run 2014

Posted by Anne-Marie on July 14, 2014

Calling all runners! It’s not long until the Bupa Great Birmingham Run and it’s time for the hard work to begin! The run, which takes place on Sunday 19th October, starts and finishes in Birmingham City Centre. Get A-Head runners will travel the route that takes in iconic landmarks such as Cadbury’s, Edgbaston Cricket Ground …Read more

Grants Awarded 2014

Posted by Anne-Marie on July 8, 2014

The Trustees are pleased to have approved the following Grants this year: A Grant for the Speech and Language Department at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Birmingham to purchase two mini iPads and specialist speech software that will allow patients to keep communicating using synthesised speech at times when theirs has become difficult to understand. A Grant …Read more

Family Raising Funds in Memory of Jonathan Williams

Posted by Anne-Marie on July 4, 2014

Jonathan Williams’ sisters Melinda and Elizabeth, together with his parents Karen and Clive and his wife Tara, are raising funds for Get A-Head’s ACC research project in his memory.  Here the family tell their story about why they are raising funds.   On July 11th  Jon would have turned 40.  To mark this date, we as a family have decided …Read more