Wellhouse Leisure’s Toyota Proace Matino campervan helped raise £1,134,580 for the BBC Children in Need’s 2020 Appeal
Huddersfield based Wellhouse Leisure is delighted to announce that the its Toyota Proace Matino campervan, worth £49,000, that was donated in conjunction with Toyota to the BBC Children in Need’s 2020 Appeal helped to raise a total of £1,134,580 as part of a ‘Campervan and Staycation Goodies’ prize package.
The winner has been informed and Wellhouse Leisure looks forward to handing over the campervan in the coming weeks.
The prize package also included family membership for one year to the Caravan and Motorhome Club with 12 weekend breaks (two nights for up to four people) at its UK campsites; insurance donated by Caravan Guard, outdoor sports equipment from Decathlon Sports; a £300 voucher from Cotswold Outdoor; family outdoor clothing from Dare 2 Be; 10 year family Kidspass; one year family membership from British Cycling; a £150 Gift Card from Hardrock Café; a chocolate gift package from Lindt; plus family tickets from seven UK attractions – West Midlands Safari Park, Gulliver’s Theme Park Resorts, Diggerland, Go Ape, Yorkshire Wildlife Park, Flamingoland, and Edinburgh Zoo.
David Elliott, CEO and founder of Wellhouse Leisure commented: “I must admit that we all felt quite emotional when we found out that our campervan had helped to raise over £1 million for the BBC Children in Need’s 2020 Appeal. This year they raised a total of £41 million, which is an impressive amount of money to help change children and young people’s lives, and we are incredibly proud to have been a part of it.”
“We must also say a big ‘thank you’ to our customer who gave up her build slot so we could donate this Proace Matino to the competition,” continued David.
The Toyota Proace Matino by Wellhouse Leisure is a four-berth campervan with a luxury specification for comfortable staycations at any time of year. It has a kitchen with fridge, sink and gas cooker, a rear seat that unfolds to become a double bed, a pop-up roof containing another double bed, a programmable heater to keep the interior warm and cosy all year round, plus a 80W solar panel to keep its leisure battery charged if camping off-grid. Electronic gadgets can be charged using the 12v or 240v sockets and USB points, plus for extra privacy, there’s dark tinted rear windows.