On Sunday 9 June, the SMART Prebend Centre will be hosting a family ‘superhero scavenger hunt’ to raise awareness and funds for their Bedford based homeless centre.
They’ve asked our readers could come up with super-duper names for their superhero characters.
If your names are chosen, you’ll win a superhero prize worth £50, plus you and three friends can take part in the scavenger hunt for free.
Just follow this link to enter the competition.
The hunt takes place at Russell Park from 10am until 4pm. It’s just £2 and everyone will receive a prize pack.
In addition to the scavenger hunt there will be old fashioned funfair games, stalls and refreshments for everyone to enjoy.
All profits from the day will be used to support the ongoing running costs of the SMART Prebend Centre.
Lisa Harrison, SMART’s Area Manager for Bedford said, “We are excited to build on the success of last year’s Superhero bike ride.
“This year we will be inviting families to walk, ride, scoot or skate their way around our scavenger trail to find hidden treasure! Clues and questions will be suitable for all ages.
“We’d love visitors to come dressed as superheroes, but everyone’s welcome – fancy dress or not.”
Jen Robus, SMART’s Outreach Manager for Bedford told us, “We receive fantastic support from residents and businesses in Bedford for which we are extremely grateful.
“We are currently looking for sponsors to support the event, so if you are able to help with some of the costs, we’d love to hear from you.”
To register your interest in taking part in the superhero scavenger hunt, click here.
The SMART Prebend Centre supports the homeless, the vulnerably housed and those who face issues of social isolation in Bedfordshire.
The centre is open 365 days a year providing food, clothing, toiletries, showers and somewhere warm for the most vulnerable within the community.
The SMART Prebend Centre is located at 12 Prebend St, Bedford, MK40 1QW.
To find out about The SMART Prebend Centre, to make donations and to volunteer please visit their website.