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UPDATED: Latest fundraising totals for our chosen charities

Since May 2009, AvailableCar has supported Rainbows Children’s Hospice through our Castle Donington and Sutton in Ashfield stores. Our Cannock store supports Acorns Children’s Hospice since July 2014 and our new Leeds store supports Martin House Children’s Hospice.

Available Car Raise £90,000 for Acorns Children’s Hospice

Midlands used car retailers AvailableCar have been shouting about their excellent fundraising efforts this week, having raised an amazing £90,000 so far with hopes to raise £100,000 by January 2017 , for their adopted charity Acorns Children’s Hospice. The store… Continue Reading →

Charity Award Win for AvailableCar

AvailableCar received some fantastic news recently, that the ‘Third Sector Business Charity Awards’ have presented AvailableCar with ‘Highly Commended’ for their partnership between their Team and their adopted partner, Rainbows Hospice for Children and Young People. Rainbows put AvailableCar forward… Continue Reading →

AvailableCar’s fifth Annual Charity Golf Day raises over £8,000

Our fantastic fundraising event saw 80 golfers taking part in the AvailableCar Annual Charity Golf Day helping to raise over £8,000 for our chosen charities.

Sir Peter Blake’s pop art Bentley set to raise thousands for charity

A pop art Bentley Continental GT V8 S Convertible designed by Sir Peter Blake will be auctioned for charity at the Goodwood Festival of Speed on June 24.

Hospice fundraising reaches half a million pounds at AvailableCar

Since 2009, AvailableCar stores in Sutton in Ashfield and Castle Donington have been fundraising for Rainbows Hospice for Children and Young People and this month we hit a fantastic milestone.

Join in the fundraising fun with a Classic Car Run for Rainbows

Fancy joining in the fundraising fun with a Classic Car Run around Leicestershire on Sunday for Rainbows Hospice for Children and Young People?

Fourth AvailableCar Golf Day helps raise nearly £7,000 for Rainbows

On Thursday, May 21, 68 golfers arrived at Trent Lock Golf Club in Long Eaton to take part in the annual AvailableCar Charity Golf Tournament with the aim of raising plenty of money for Rainbows Children’s Hospice – and, of course, picking up that all-important winners trophy.

Support AvailableCar charities with family fun events this weekend

This Saturday, Rainbows Children’s Hospice in Loughborough and West Midlands-based Acorns Children’s Hospice are both holding events to help raise money for the vital work staff and volunteers do to help young children with life-limiting illnesses and their families.

Rainbows Children’s Hospice aiming for record-breaking rainbow

Loughborough-based Rainbows Children’s Hospice to create a huge rainbow in an aircraft hangar as a 20th anniversary Guinness World Record attempt – watch the event live and donate.

We’ve raised over £10,000 for charity in the Barclays Drive for Good Campaign

Last autumn, we took part in the Barclays Drive for Good campaign, which took place over October and November, and helped raise more than £10,000 for our chosen charities – Rainbows Hospice for Children and Young People and Acorns Children’s Hospice.

Sporty Santas wanted for Rainbows fundraising Santa Runs

With less than 50 days to Christmas, we’re allowed to drop the C-bomb, right? It’s for a good cause, so we’re going to anyway. Our chosen charity, Rainbows Children’s Hospice are looking for Santas to take part in festive runs… Continue Reading →

How AvailableCar and our customers are helping Acorns Children’s Hospice Trust

In June, AvailableCar announced that we will be supporting Acorns Children’s Hospice Trust as our chosen charity for the AvailableCar Cannock store in the West Midlands area.

Get colourful for charity and take a Rainbows Selfie

Rainbows Children’s Hospice is asking people to help celebrate its 20th birthday by taking a colourful selfie to create the world’s biggest rainbow as part of a charity world record attempt.

Third AvailableCar Charity Golf Day raises over £5,000 for Rainbows

Even two days of biblical rain failed to dampen the spirits on 29th May at the third AvailableCar Charity Golf Day, held once again at Trent Lock Golf Club in Sawley, Long Eaton.

AvailableCar Six-A-Side Charity Football Tournament raises £3,500 for Rainbows

Sixteen teams and 160 players attended the AvailableCar six-a-side Charity Football Tournament on 25th May and raised a terrific £3,500 for our chosen charity, Rainbows Children’s Hospice.

AvailableCar and Acorns Children’s Hospice (and Rainbows Children’s Hospice)

AvailableCar are delighted to announce that they will be supporting Acorns Children’s Hospice as their chosen charity for the AvailableCar Cannock store in the West Midlands area.

Over £1/4 million raised – and still going strong!

We’re delighted to announce that the total amount raised by AvailableCar, our staff, our friends and our wonderful customers has now broken the £1/4 million mark!

Second AvailableCar Charity Golf Day raises £4,023.50 for Rainbows

The second AvailableCar Charity Golf Day took place on 16th May and managed to exceed last year’s inaugural event, raising a fantastic £4023.50 for Rainbows Children’s Hospice.

£159,171 raised for Rainbows Children’s Hospice

We’d like to offer a BIG THANK YOU to all our customers, suppliers, friends and family for helping achieve this fantastic amount!

First AvailableCar Charity Golf Day raises £2235 for Rainbows

A great day out and a great fund raising effort for a wonderful cause – what could be better!. On 10th May 2012, AvailableCar held a Charity Golf Day at Trent Lock Golf Club, raising £2235 for Rainbow’s Children’s Hospice…. Continue Reading →

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AvailableCar

Cannock
0800 804 6568

A5 Watling Street
Cannock
Staffordshire
WS11 1SL

2 miles from Jct 11 & 12 M6
onto A5 Watling St
between A4601 and A34

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AvailableCar

Castle Donington
0800 996 1052

Station Road
Castle
Donington
DE74 2NL

1 mile from Jct 24/24a M1
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brown signs for Donington Park

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AvailableCar

Leeds
0800 804 6484

Capitol Boulevard
Morley
Leeds
LS27 0TS

From Jct 28 M62 take A650
towards Bradford, turn right at
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AvailableCar

Sutton in Ashfield
0800 996 1279

Calladine Business Park
Orchard Way
Sutton in Ashfield
NG17 1JU

2 miles from Jct 28 M1
onto A38 towards Mansfield
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