Our history

In our short history we have supported a range of causes and made a difference both in the UK and overseas. The timeline highlights just some of the impact we have made.

Rollercoaster visits Kwano

October 2018

Participants in the Rainmaker Rollercoaster visited Kwano Cycling Academy on the final stage of the 7-day race, the world’s first gravel cycling race. Rainmaker Solutions staff, as part of the relationship with the Foundation, participated in a training session and ride with members of the Academy.

Supporting Shameeg’s education

September 2018

Supporting Shameeg’s education

The Foundation provided support for Shameeg Salie’s tertiary education in South Africa. A rising star in semi-professional cycling, Shameeg’s ambition to continue his education alongside his passion for cycling is an embodiment of what the Foundation aims to achieve.

Buffalo Club launch dinner

July 2018

The Foundation hosted the launch of the Buffalo Club at 67 Pall Mall, one of our event partners. The evening introduced new donors to Kwano Cycling Academy and encouraged people to register to join the Club. The night raised over £23,000 in support of Kwano.

Registration as a charity

April 2018

The Buffalo Foundation receives official accreditation as a registered charity in England and Wales, charity number 1177994

Day of Giving for KWANO

April 2017

Fundraising Event for Abingdon Gymnastics Club

November 2016

Fundraising for 2 coaches and young gymnasts from Abingdon Gymnastics club to train with the coach of the US 2016 Olympic Team.

Fundraising Event for Songo.info

April 2016

Fundraising event in support of Songo.info who provide sport and education opportunities to children living in the impoverished community of Kayamandi, South Africa.

Fundraising event for Royal Marines Charity

March 2016

Fundraising event in support of a Royal Marines charity that picks up the pieces for the brave servicemen and women and their families when they are injured or killed in the line of duty.

Buffalo Foundation created

March 2013

The Buffalo Foundation is set up to give back to segments of society that need support, in line with what Rainmakers are passionate about.