Pete - I can't thank you enough for everything you did for yesterday. A huge triumph. Your hard work rewarded. Colin (WellChild CEO) was spot on when he said you are the best in the business. Ed Chamberlin – Sky Sports & WellChild Ambassador
I had a fantastic time. The day was organised and executed superbly from start to finish. A wonderful course, in wonderful weather for a wonderful charity. Thanks Wellchild! S. Smith, WellChild Mark Foster Golf day participant 2014
“My Golf day for WellChild could not have been in safer hands. All for Good managed the development and delivery of the event from the outset, and staged a brilliant event.
The tone and atmosphere was spot on, and the feedback from Celebrities, teams and partners has been outstanding, giving us all massive confidence as we plan the 2015 event.” Ed Chamberlin, Sky Sports, WellChild Ambassador
“Pete Rhodes and All for Good have delivered a number of high quality events for us and over the past few years. His professionalism, knowledge of sport and relationships within the industry are tremendous assets and have been highly valuable inputs into our marketing initiatives in the UK.” Steve Boucher, Director, Marketing & International Development – Sportscover
“The Kelly Holmes Golf Event was the first time Garmin had worked with All For Good and the event proved to be completely stress free from start to finish. Pete Rhodes and his team provided a professional and friendly approach, it was a pleasure to work with them. Overall the day was a great success, all the people taking part were happy and the Garmin brand was represented well. Thank you to All For Good for your hard work and enthusiasm throughout this project." Katie Harrison, Marketing Manager - Garmin
“2bm recently commissioned All for Good to help us develop and deliver a 10th anniversary dinner for our business. The event exceeded all our expectations, and the feedback from clients, customers and staff has been outstanding. There is no doubt that we will use the services of All for Good again, and I hope that we can find a reason to do so before our 20th anniversary!” Mark King, Owner/Director, 2bm Ltd
“Throughout the whole process, All for Good and Pete Rhodes showed themselves to be consummate professionals and delivered an outstanding day for us. Our clients have been universal in their praise of the event and All for Good’s part in it. We would have no hesitation whatsoever recommending All for Good to all our clients and commercial partners and will be using them on future corporate events of this type." Paul Rich Operations Director, SportsCover
"The inaugural Mark Foster Golf Challenge was a fantastic event which was very much enjoyed by everyone who took part. I'd like to thank Mark Foster for his help and support as well as all the celebrities who came along and all the competitors who made the day such a great success. We hope to build on the success of this first event and make it even bigger in the future to help us raise funds to meet WellChild's commitment to helping seriously ill children and their families across the UK through our programmes of care, support and research." WellChild Chief Executive, Colin Dyer
“Pete recently coordinated the management of an event at Blackpool at short notice and in the face of numerous logistical challenges! At all times he was calm, efficient, persistent and able to find solutions to problems as they presented themselves so that on the night the event ran smoothly and the punters went home happy!” Jane Carter, Chief Executive, Coaching for Hope Coaching for Hope, Ian Holloway and one really Mad Dog!
With a little over six weeks planning time, the project was delivered by All for Good, in partnership with Mel Berry from Very Berry. Working together, we secured support from De Vere Hotels and Venues, as well as Cycling specialists Wiggle, with significant backing also received from Vertex, Get Cycling, Sheffield City Council and many others on route, as the group passed through Nottingham, Loughborough, Leicester, Stratford, Oxford, Reading and various points in London.
Media coverage was widespread and incredibly positive through the efforts of Sue Mott and David Welch Management. Cycle 250 on the road to London
“Our golf day was a tremendous success and we are very grateful for the support provided by Pete Rhodes and the All for Good team. Dame Kelly and I were delighted with the buzz from the day and more importantly the funds raised so that we can create more life chances for young people” Julie Whelan, Chief Executive of the DKH Legacy Trust
“You did a great job for us and the Dame Kelly Holmes Trust at the golf day. Your preparation and attention to detail beforehand was apparent at every turn and your expertise and work ethic was clearly evident on the day itself. Thank you” Keith Hatter, CEO of K2 Performance
Steve and COCO would very much like to thank Pete Rhodes and All for Good for delivering a superb Celebrity Golf Day at De Vere Slaley Hall this year. With his experience and organisational skills Pete contributed hugely to what was a very successful day for the charity both in terms of fundraising and media coverage. Steve Cram
“At a time when UK Sport has had to develop its commercial strategy to a new level, the advice and support provided by All for Good has been excellent. The advantage they have is that they have a genuine understanding of both the sporting landscape and the commercial environment. Added to their ability to handle and develop relationships, they provide a really strong service and I have no hesitation in recommending them.”
Tim Hollingsworth, Director of Policy and Communications, UK Sport UK Sport
“The seamless and flawless delivery, enjoyed by hundreds of guests, is a tribute to the professionalism, dedication and tireless attention to detail that I know is required to deliver these events both at home and overseas. The added complexity of having to deal with TV broadcast of the event is a capability that few event organisations possess.
On a personal note, I have seen you build strong relationships with our guests, Olympians and our staff, and have watched you quickly establish them into united and passionate teams. Your position as speech writer, VIP babysitter, counsellor, referee, consulate general, chief of ceremonies and many other roles, will I am sure be used in support of our many varied and varied events” Derek Ward, Executive Vice-President, Atos Origin
"All for Good created a well organised, precisely executed, creative fundraising initiative and the British Olympic Foundation are extremely grateful for all that they did" Jan Paterson, Director, British Olympic Foundation
"Total Swimming recently engaged All for Good and Pete Rhodes in a sponsorship search for one of our new initiatives. Pete delivered within a short time frame and exceeded all expectations in terms of revenue and the project delivery. Total Swimming looks forward to a long relationship with All for Good." Steve Parry – Total Swimming
"In 2005 I was approached by All for Good to sponsor a Charity Celebrity Golf Day. The event was so successful and had such a positive impact on our customers and the charity that I engaged All for Good to deliver a Golf Day for our own sector in 2006. All for Good delivered once again and our customers had a fantastic experience!" Rob Flanagan – Scottish & Newcastle
"I write to thank you for your structured and diligent approach. The team at Aimia Foods was impressed with your organizational skills and your ideas which further enhanced our thoughts for the day. Can I personally thank you for your commitment to and drive on the event and we hopefully look forward to working with you again in the future." Steve Johnson – Aimia foods
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"Sport has the power to inspire. It has the power to unite people in a way that little else does. It speaks to youth in a language they understand. It is more powerful than Governments." Nelson Mandela
“The higher my rank the more humbly I behave. The greater my power the less I exercise it. The richer my wealth, the more I give away” Chinese Proverb
“100% of the shots you don’t take, don’t go in” Wayne Gretsky
“Always do the right thing. This will gratify some people and astonish the rest” Mark Twain
“Some make it happen, some watch it happen, and some say “What happened?” Anon