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CASCAID Octoberfast


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Total raised so far £0.00

Target £0.00

Total plus Gift Aid: £0.00

Raised offline: £0.00

My story

[p]Forget Octoberfest….this year Franklin Templeton will partner with CASCAID, the asset management industry’s charity initiative to proudly present… OCTOBERFAST![/p][p]The Octoberfast mission:[/p][p]Give up something in October and donate the equivalent amount that you would spend. Franklin Templeton will be challenging the entire asset management industry to “fast” for October. [/p][p]At the end of the month we will be hosting a blow-out OctoberFEAST and there also be prizes up for grabs for teams that have raised the most![/p][p]Octoberfast allows you to give back (to charity) by giving up (your lunch,or anything else you want to cut back on). [/p][p]Ideas include:[/p][p]• Give up your lunch for at least one day in October (Martyn Gilbey is taking this to the next level and giving up lunch EVERY day for the month)[/p][p]• Give up sugar[/p][p]• Give up alcohol[/p][p]• Give up swearing (implement a swear box in your office!)[/p][p]• Give up your office Friday sweet run[/p][p]• Give up just one night out in the month[/p][p]• Give up smoking[/p][p]• Give up your morning latte[/p][p]• Or anything else you can think of![/p][p]Donate your forfeited money to our dedicated CASCAID Virgin Money Giving page online and ask family and friends to donate on your behalf.[/p][p]Spread the word to friends in the industry and get them involved too![/p][p]Showcase your fasting efforts on Twitter or LinkedIn making sure to include the hashtag #OCTOBERFAST to your posts.[/p][p]To get involved on a team or individual basis, please contact Florence Dixon, Florence.Dixon@franklintempleton.co.uk and helen.wagstaff@mipagency.com[/p][p]FTI CASCAID team[/p]

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Dec 17, 2018

Lisa Juniper

No coffee shop coffees for the month of October!

£40.00 plus £10.00 Gift Aid

Nov 22, 2018

Jean-Marc Andre

Great cause! Almost went the whole month without a drink :)

£175.00 plus £43.75 Gift Aid

Nov 11, 2018


£30.00 plus £7.50 Gift Aid

Nov 9, 2018


£20.00 plus £5.00 Gift Aid

Nov 6, 2018

Dusty Farlow

£30.00 plus £7.50 Gift Aid

Nov 5, 2018

Helen Wagstaff

Giving up wine is harder than lunch, chocolate and crisps Martyn!

£75.00 plus £18.75 Gift Aid

Nov 4, 2018

Martyn Gilbey

Giving up lunch everyday is harder than giving up chocolate, bread and crisps!

£500.00 plus £125.00 Gift Aid

Nov 1, 2018

Flo Dixon

A long month of very little coffee, incurred a few penalties along the way!

£50.00 plus £12.50 Gift Aid

Nov 1, 2018

Nick Bennett

£40.80 plus £10.20 Gift Aid

Nov 1, 2018

Jason Broomer

£100.00 plus £25.00 Gift Aid