Our chosen charity
Rix Petroleum Montrose, are proud to be supporting the My Name’5 Doddie foundation.
The Foundation raises funds to aid research into motor neuron disease and support people living with this devastating disease. When selecting a charity to support, Rix Montrose felt the My Name'5 Doddie foundation resonated closely with us, as we feel so many people can be affected by this condition and the work the team offer invaluable support.
Throughout the year, we are going to be running various fundraising events, activities and collections to help raise money for this great foundation. Keep an eye out for what we're doing and how you can help support us and our fundraising goals.
How you can help
My Name'5 Doddie relies on charitable donations to be able to offer the help and support to MND. If you'd like to make a donation, please see the below options.
Buy My Name'5 Doddie merchandise
Donate by text
Text DODDIE to 70970
to donate £5
Text DODDIE to 70191 to donate £10
Fundraising, payments and donations will be processed and administered by the National Funding Scheme (Charity No: 1149800), operating as DONATE. Texts will be charged at your standard network rate. For Terms & Conditions, see www.easydonate.org
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About the My Name'5 Doddie Foundation
The My Name'5 Doddie Foundation is dedicated to raising funds to aid research into the causes of Motor Neuron Disease (MND) and investigate potential cures. The Foundation is also looking to establish grants for individuals suffering from MND, to enable them to live as fulfilled a life as possible.
About Doddie Weir
He earned 61 caps for Scotland during a successful player career, represented the British and Irish Lions on their successful tour to South Africa in 1997, and won championships with his two club sides, Melrose and Newcastle Falcons. A talented, committed and athletic lock forward, Doddie is now facing his biggest challenge.
In June 2017, the Scot revealed that he was suffering from MND. From the outset, Doddie has been driven to help fellow sufferers and seek ways to further research into this, as yet. incurable disease. In November 2017, Doddie and his Trustees launched the registered charity My Name'5 Doddie Foundation.
News and Events
Keep an eye out for our fundraising news and events to help support the My Name'5 Doddie Foundation.
Raising awareness on the road
We’re pleased to announce our new tanker has arrived. Keep your eyes peeled for our Rix meets My Name’5 Doddie tanker on the roads of Montrose bringing deliveries of oil to homes and businesses across the region. The new tanker will help raise awareness of the foundation and provide donation details for those who’d like to help the fight against motor neuron disease.
Don’t forget to give us a wave if you spot us on the road.