Enjoy Afternoon Tea and raise money for EHAAT this summer!
With restrictions being gradually lifted we know that by the summer we will all be ready to celebrate the work of EHAAT and get together with our nearest and dearest. So come on team have a brew and support our crew!
Our clinical team have continued to provide their life-saving service, 24/7 throughout the pandemic and to fund this we need your help more than ever.
When and where it is safe to do so, and following the latest government guidelines, why not invite your friends and family to join you. It’s a great way to re-connect with those you haven’t been able to see during the lockdown and help a great local cause.
Have a brew in aid of our crew this National Cream Tea Day
With the rise in popularity of cream tea during the last year, National Cream Tea Day is the perfect occasion to come together and hold an Afternoon Tea to aid Essex & Herts Air Ambulance. Taking place on 25th June, we are delighted that we have been chosen as one of the Cream Tea Society’s chosen charities.
The Cream Tea Society supports fundraisers and charities to put on their own cream tea events and is providing discounted Tiptree jam and Rodda’s clotted cream to help raise money and make cream tea celebrations truly delicious.
Click the links below to order your jam and cream, order a Tea-riffic fundraising pack or to help by making a donation.
Helpful tips to think about when planning your tea party:
Register your interest today for your tea party and to receive your free fundraising tea pack – which includes tea-rrific goodies such as…
Recipes and so much more
Collection box and unique QR contactless payment card code
Decide on a date and time to hold your tea party
Send out your lovely EHAAT Afternoon Tea invites
Do you want to have a theme? Maybe, ‘The Mad Hatter’s Tea Party?’
Set up a JustGiving page
Post photos of your get together on social media using #avbat or #ratemybake
If you are unable to meet up with family and friends at this time for an afternoon tea, but would still like to help raise vital funds, why not take part in a #ratemybake. Bake away at home, grab a photo of your bake, share it and get your family and friends to rate the bake and donate their scores, as The Honourable Mayor of Sawbridgeworth and 1st Sawbridgeworth Scouts did. To find out more about their online challenge click here.
Simply register with our Fundraising Team today to get your free pack, using the button below:
Having a break to have a cuppa and getting together with people is something we have all missed. Our crew and supporters have always loved to have a brew. Take a look at some of our supporters and crew’s Afternoon Tea photos from over the years!
*Photos taken before COVID-19 Pandemic
Former airlifted patient Kate Oliver is a great supporter of the Charity following her accident in 2010. Kate’s car accident resulted in severe head and chest injuries, and flat-lined twice before the Critical Care Team arrived on the air ambulance. Since the accident, Kate has become a great Volunteer and Fundraiser for the Charity and loves taking part in ‘A Very British Afternoon Tea’.
Kate’s top tip: Mix it up – don’t be afraid to add different ingredients to recipes to make them more to your taste!
You will be charged £5, plus your standard network rate. 100% of your donation will go to Essex & Herts Air Ambulance (EHAAT). By texting, you agree that EHAAT may phone or text you to tell you about our work. If you would prefer not to hear from us again, text HELI NO to 70588.
Essex & Herts Air Ambulance Trust is a registered charity in England and Wales (1108989). Registered company in England and Wales (05397840). Registered address: Flight House, The Business Centre, Earls Colne Business Park, Earls Colne, Colchester CO6 2NS.