Join one of our fun events!

Cycle the World in 80 days

31 October 2022

Join our supporter Mike Ismay, a Group Cycle Instructor at Castle Royle Golf & Country Club, as he encourages his group cycle participants to cycle around the world in 80 days. Join any class if you are a club member or attend a special non-member event to add your miles to the total.

New Year 
Gala Dinner

7 January 2023

A sparkling drinks reception, delicious 3 course meal, prize auction and dancing under the disco lights are all part of the night. Held at the Hilton in Reading, this event is a wonderful opportunity to celebrate the new year with family and friends, thank your colleagues for a year of hard work or entertain your clients.

Charity Golf Day

11 May 2023

Calling all keen golfers!  Join us at the beautiful Mill Ride Golf Club in Ascot for our inaugural Golf Day. Breakfast, shotgun start on the 18 hole Championship course, delicious dinner and prize-giving are included. There will also be some great golf related auction prizes up for grabs on the day.

Fabulous Fashion Show!

3rd September 2022

John Lewis Reading hosted this wonderful event again giving 10 people, who have been through a diagnosis and treatment of cancer, the chance to strut their stuff on the catwalk.  Their courage and enthusiasm was inspiring and made it another unforgettable evening.  You can still support our wonderful models below: 

Reading Rotary Matins Bike Ride

June 2022

We loved seeing so many adults and kids enjoying our 2nd annual bike ride on Sunday 12th June.  Thanks to our enthusiastic cyclists, and everyone who sponsored them, we raised over £3000! Thanks to everyone who helped us run the event too, we couldn’t have done it without you.  We are already planning a bigger and better event for next year so register your interest below:

Art Exhibition in aid of two charities

May 2022

Local artist, Chris Boulton, who was diagnosed with Bowel Cancer in November 2020, held another exhibition and raising funds for My Cancer My Choices and The Pelican Cancer Foundation on 21st & 22nd May 2022. We are hugely grateful for the  £1300 he raised and really appreciate the ongoing support from Chris. 

New Year Gala Dinner
7 January 2023

We had an amazing gala evening on January 4th 2020.  Many many thanks to Philip Voke for hosting this wonderful event and his support team, Paul Hayes for all his time and great auctioneering, to the lovely Tara for sharing her story and everyone who supported the evening in every way – we raised an the incredible sum of over £20k!

Bike Ride
May 2019

On the 19th May 2019 Reading Matins Rotary Charity and My Cancer My Choices  hosted a Charity Fun Bike Ride to raise funds for My Cancer My Choices.

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Sleigh Ride

A huge thank you to the people of Goring for their generosity, and Lestyn and Pangbourne Rotary Club for our Santa sleigh ride around Goring.

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from Ascot

Members of our fundraising team and trustees went to Ascot’s beautiful racecourse and came away winners after great support from the racegoers.

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Maidenhead Boundary Walk

A huge thank you to Freddy, Barney and Reg for bringing their owners Sarah, Regina, Richard, Pam and Simon to walk the boundary for My Cancer My Choices.

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Getting the old grey cells working really paid off at this fun quiz in Ascot’s Cheapside Village Hall

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Janie Perry’s Jurassic 58k walk

The beautiful Jurassic coastline was the setting for Janie’s ambitious walk. Together with some other equally energetic ladies, she walked 58km.

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Tea Party

Things took on a healthy turn at the Annual Tea Party, hosted by Total Health and The Mulberry Bush at Lower Barn, Lower Henwick Farm, Thatcham.

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1 Canoe race, 5 friends, 40 years later

What started as a good idea in 1979, when they were all just 17, became a great idea in 2018, when these old friends and former police officers reunited to paddle from Devizes to Westminster.

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An evening with Carol Kirkwood

Carol kindly joined us for the evening to talk about her work on the BBC and Strictly Come Dancing.

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Firewalk with
Bigger Brighter Bolder

The Mindset Mechanics, George Swift and Tracey Miller of Bigger Brighter Bolder (BBB), have supported us from the start. Here we are at the firewalk they organised in November 2017.

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