Founded in 2007 by Andrew Baker MBE BCAv Play2Give is a Didcot-based fundraising organisation supporting, raising money and awareness for many Oxfordshire charities with a particular focus on children, health and disability causes.
In loving memory of Angela Norris: 1955-2020
PATRONS ~ WINSTON ELLIS & DAVID JOHNSTON OBE MP
Originally set up as a football tournament, P2G now organises and runs a wide range of fundraising events and campaigns all year round to make a real difference. In 2015 we created our festive arm "Sleigh2Give". In 2017 we celebrated our tenth anniversary and to date we have raised over £290k! Read all about us
We are delighted to support many local charities including:
Making Footsteps for disabled children, 27 February 2021
The fantastic Footsteps Foundation has been a charity we have given our support to over a number of years. Read more
Matthew's 650 pounds hair-raising fundraiser, 20 February 2021
Our Community Officer, Matthew Norris, is doing a hair dye and a head shave fundraiser in the hope of raising £650, and in the memory of his late mother who died aged 65 years last November. Read more
400 pounds donated to Be Free Young Carers in 2020, 19 February 2021
At Play2Give one of our charities we support is the brilliant Be Free Young Carers, based in Harwell. Read more
Thomas's 20-miles lockdown cycle ride, 18 February 2021
Today we say "thank you" to our founder's nephew, Thomas Churchward who is using pedal power to raise money. Read more
MEET OUR INSPIRATIONAL FOUNDER ANDREW BAKER MBE BCAv. ANDY FOUNDED US IN 2007, HAS TIRELESSLY FUNDRAISED SINCE 2003 AND NOW RAISED OVER £300K! READ MORE ABOUT MR PLAY2GIVE AWARDED AN MBE BY HER MAJESTY THE QUEEN IN THE NEW YEAR HONOURS 2021.
We run many events throughout the year, as well as our annual "Sleigh2Give" Christmas present appeal and providing clothing packages to struggling families financially. Find out the latest below.
SUPPORTING THE YOUNGEST OF PATIENTS AND THEIR FAMILIES IN HOSPITAL
Our continued fundraising for the Oxford Children's Hospital help to fund cutting edge medical equipment, improve the environment and comfort for patients and their families, provide research and toys and entertainment to help make young people's stay in hospital brighter and more comfortable.
HELP US MAKE A SENSORY REHABILITATION GARDEN FOR BRAIN INJURY SURVIVORS A REALITY
Headway Oxfordshire support people affected by acquired brain injury across Oxfordshire. From providing therapeutic services to compliment rehabilitation, Headway has been providing care, support and support services in the community since 1988. FIND OUT MORE