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April Fools Club members in jackets and hats smiling in front of winter trees

April Fools Club members take on Falklands trek for Fund

On 5 February 2024, five members of the April Fools Club will be taking on a four-day trek across the Falkland Islands to raise money for the RAF Benevolent Fund.

30 January 2024
Nigel and Tom standing in front of P-8 Poseidon at Lossiemouth

RAF father and son duo take on Mount Kilimanjaro trek for Fund

On 17 January, father and son duo will take on an eight-day trek to Mount Kilimanjaro with a goal to reach the summit to raise money for the RAF Benevolent Fund.

8 January 2024
Trish wearing Fund branded shirt, helmet and medal

RAF High Wycombe servicewoman completed epic cycle from Vietnam to Cambodia for Fund

RAF High Wycombe Reservist has raised over £2700 for the Fund since completing her cycle from Vietnam to Cambodia.

5 December 2023
Colin and George signing aircraft print

Fund holds WW2 Mosquito Memories event at De Havilland Aircraft Museum

On Tuesday 28 November, the Fund hosted a unique event at the De Havilland Aircraft Museum in London Colney, Hertfordshire, whereby Second World War veterans Colin Bell…

Beaujolais Run 2023

RAF Brize Norton host this year’s Beaujolais Run® raising money for the Fund

On the 13 November, RAF Brize Norton hosted the launch of The Beaujolais Run®, a world-famous navigational challenge marking the release of the latest Beaujolais Nouveau…

Emily Caffrey award win

10-year-old Fund beneficiary and fundraiser wins Yorkshire Children of Courage award

A 10-year-old Fund beneficiary and supporter has won an award at the Yorkshire Children of Courage Awards 2023 for taking part in a triathlon this summer and raising…

10 November 2023