Business Brains

Business Brains – helping businesses beat brain tumours – is our new corporate scheme to reward and thank our business partners. It is a great opportunity to join forces with a local charity and make a difference to children with brain tumours and their families, while also realising the huge benefits working alongside a charity partner can have for a business.

We are and have been proudly supported by a number of fantastic organisations. To become a recognized supporter and find out more about Business Brains please contact us or check on this page in a few weeks for a detailed update

Vantage Toyota York

We are pleased to announce that Vantage Toyota York have named OSCAR’s PBTC as their charity of the year starting from September 2022.  Beginning with a £500 donation, taken from their staff vending machine, their next event was a 100-mile bike ride that took place on the 12th of October. With additional support from the Toyota Community Fund, this partnership has raised £5000 in just two months.

As part of a local Yorkshire and Lancashire based company, Vantage Toyota York are pleased to serve their community and hope to announce more events in 2023.

Visit Vantage Toyota York website

1st Mortgage Services

We are so pleased that 1st Mortgage Services have named OSCAR’s as their Charity of The Year, including sponsoring our Yorkshire Three Peaks event and further projects through 2023.

A family-oriented company we share many of the same aims, including providing security for the future so it is great to be able to link up

Visit 1st Mortgage Services website

Athena HR

A local company that provides a range of HR services for businesses to keep them compliant, current and reassured. We are very grateful for their sponsorship of our Inflatable 5k and participants wore t-shirts bearing their name as they ran the course, featuring in local media and across the world from Europe to Hawaii as part of our summer #tshirttravels viral campaign

Athena were so happy with sponsoring us once, they came back and sponsored our marathon runners as well.

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BNI, a global business networking group, welcomed us into their charity seat in their Ebor (York) group. Their very generous donation to allow us to take up membership has been followed up by members fundraising for two events – BNI’s Miles of Giving on Friday 6th May, which raised £750, and as part of our Inflatable Run team on Saturday 18th June, raising a further £3000. They also helped us organise our Curry Night in October. The contacts that this group have given the charity have been invaluable and responsible for over £12,000-worth of fundraising in just nine months.

Visit Ebor BNI or BNI’s main website

York Health Economics Consortium

York Health Economics Consortium are proud and delighted to support Oscar’s PBTC as their Charity of the Year 2022. They have had a lot of in-office group events as well as taking on the Yorkshire Three Peaks in summer. They sent teams to take part in Endure 24 and the Yorkshire Marathon.

25 staff hiked across Yorkshire’s Three Peaks, raising £1100. Following that staff competed in both the Inflatable 5k and Endure24 raising a further £1100 for the charity. An individual runner and a relay team in the marathon raised a further £1200.

Visit YHEC or donate to their fundraising page

Camper King

With Oscar’s Paediatric Brain Tumour Charity being close to the hearts of CamperKing and its employees, the company has named us as their chosen charity. We are grateful for the loyal support they have given us for many years.

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Brand ambassador and ex-England Rugby international, Jason Robinson donated a signed England shirt to Camper King, who auctioned it on Ebay in March raising £150 for the charity.

They joined us on the slopes of Ben Nevis. Check out their blog and wonderful video via the link.

Branding team member, Aaron Manton competed in the Staffordshire Iron Man in June, raising £500.

Haxby and Wigginton Methodist Church

2022’s Scarecrow Festival — the14th – chose Oscar’s PBTC to be one of the recipients of funds raised.

It was held over the Early May Bank Holiday weekend and we raised over £300 from donations from generous visitors to our stall and our scarecrow also featured in the local press. The Scarecrow Festival itself raised an amazing £1450 for us on top of that, as well as helping us get 20 runners for our Inflatable 5k team.

Visit Haxby and Wigginton Scarecrow Festival 2022

John King Laser

A local company that works internationally, we are pleased to have begun a partnership with John King Chains, in particular their precision cutting division, John King Laser. We are very grateful for their sponsorship of our Ben Nevis Family Challenge 2022 and participants wore t-shirts bearing their name as they head to the summit and when appearing in print and TV news.

Visit John King Laser

York Trusted Professionals

York Trusted Professionals

In 2018-19 OSCAR’s PBTC was chosen as the York Trusted Professionals (YTP) Charity of the Year. This partnership saw the networking group of about 20 business raise over £10.5K for our charity.

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Across 2018-19 we partnered up with Sainsburys at Monks Cross in York. It was an honour to be chosen as the local charity partner at one of Sainsburys superstores.

Once the totals for collecting, raffles, quizzes, selling homemade items and singing was calculated, our partnership had raised £8850 for the charity.

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