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North Yorkshire business raises over £3,300 to support Malton family charity


North Yorkshire business raises over £3,300 to support Malton family charity


The team at a Thixendale rapeseed oilbusiness has raised over £3,300 for a local charity.


The team at Yorkshire Rapeseed Oil partnered with Ryedale Special Families in Maltonand raised £3342 for the charity thatsupportsfamilies of children and young people with disabilities and additional needs in Ryedale.


The money was raised from the proceeds of a Limited EditionLemon, Garlic, Oregano and Thyme Oiland a 44-mile sponsored walk along the Wold Rangers Way. Yorkshire Rapeseed Oil also supported Ryedale Special Families with giveaways for its primary annual fundraiser, The Yorkshire Wolds Cycle Challenge and hosted families from the charity for a Farm Education Day.


Of the achievement, Yorkshire Rapeseed Oil's Marketing Manager Jennie Palmer said: "We're delighted to have raised so much for such a deserving cause and wish them well for their fundraising for a new building. It's great to see that work has started on it."


Ryedale Special Families began in the early 1990's when a group of 20 families of disabled children started to meet in their own homes in order to share challenges and experiences, as well as offer mutual support to each other. It became a registered charity in 1997 and now provides support to350 families throughout the Ryedale area.


Yorkshire Rapeseed Oil was established in 2008 by Adam and Jennie Palmer on their farm in the heart of the Yorkshire Wolds. They produce a range ofoils, dressings and mayonnaisebased on their award-winning rapeseed oil.




Photo: L - R Rob Davies from Ryedale Special Families and  Marcelle Tisserant from Yorkshire Rapeseed Oil Rob Davies and Marcelle Tisserant


For more information or to arrange an interview withJennie Palmer,please contact Tracey Baty at three60 marketing on:


Direct line:01430 871360

Mobile:07971 961574



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