As Phil was a quiz lover, our fundraising activities have always included an annual quiz in tribute of him. The first Penfold Quiz was held in June 1996 and so far we have raised nearly £100,000 from these as well as other fundraising events. While we always make a donation to Ward D10 and Haematology Department, Addenbrooke's Hospital Cambridge, where 'Penfold' was treated, we also support many other local good causes.
The 2019 Penfold Quiz was held on the 15th March and was won by Wasted Nuns on a tiebreak with Lemon Drop Kids. Nil Points came third. We raised £1,785.00 during the evening and will donate £500 to Ward D10 Addenbrookes Hospital Cambridge and a further £1,000.00 to Carla Delft for essential modifications to her sons wheelchair and also help provide a sensory room.
The 2018 Penfold Quiz was held on the 16th March and was won by No Parking on a tiebreak question with Lemon Drop Kids. We raised £1,860.00 during the evening and again donated £1,000 to Ward D10 Addenbrookes hospital Cambridge and also £1,000.00 to the Macmillan Woodlands Centre at Hinchingbrooke Hospital. Thank you to everyone for your support.
The 2017 Penfold Quiz was held on the 17th March. Thanks to everyone's support and generosity, we raised £2,085 and were able to donate £1,000 to Ward 10, Addenbrookes Hospital, Cambridge and another £1,000 to the MAGPAS Air Ambulance, Cambridgeshire.
The 2016 Penfold Quiz was held on the 18th March and was won by Whoops Apocalypse. The evening raised £1,928 and we donated £1,000 to Ward D10, Addenbrookes Hospital, Cambridge and another £1,000 to the Carers Trust, Cambridgeshire.
Since 1996 we have supported: