In 2017, Alzheimer's Society joined forces with one of the oldest industries in the world to form Insurance United Against Dementia (IUAD). Dementia is set to be the 21st century's biggest killer, with someone developing the disease every three minutes in the UK.
Touchstone Underwriting have pledged to support the IUAD campaign for the next three years and will host and back a number of events.
Peace Hospice Care is dedicated to improving the quality of life for patients and families facing a life limiting illness by providing care and support in the setting of their choice. All services are delivered free of charge to patients across Hertfordshire by a highly skilled team of specialists. In 2016, they supported over 1,500 people.
Educate a girl – change the World
Maiden Education is one of a number of charities that will receive the proceeds from the Maiden Factor’s fundraising activities with the yacht Maiden. Maiden Education is working with a number of charities who fulfil one or all of the following criteria;
Empower/teach/mentor girls, promote, facilitate, lobby for or provide solutions that enable the education of girls not currently afforded that basic human right.
Tracey Edwards (founder) is now concentrating on bringing the Maiden boat she originally sailed in to race around the world, back home. The Maiden will help facilitate organisations who educate girls currently denied that basic right.