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Buffalo Partners take on the ‘Tough Mudder’ Challenge and raise over £30k to support families with sick children in hospital

Buffalo Partners take on the ‘Tough Mudder’ Challenge and raise over £30k to support families with sick children in hospital

News   •   Feb 04, 2019 12:31 GMT

Online Casino Affiliate programme Buffalo Partners have raised a monumental £33,800 for The Sick Children’s Trust after 15 employees took on a ten mile ‘Tough Mudder’ obstacle course at Holmbush Farm Estate in West Sussex last year.

Local Dad to run two marathons in two weeks to raise money for  The Sick Children’s Trust

Local Dad to run two marathons in two weeks to raise money for The Sick Children’s Trust

News   •   Jan 22, 2019 12:21 GMT

Daniel Roche, whose five year old son required emergency lifesaving treatment shortly after he was born, will be running the Brighton Marathon and then the Virgin Money London Marathon two weeks later in April to raise money for The Sick Children’s Trust.

Family and friends of Sophie Pokorny exceed £20,000 mark in fundraising campaign for The Sick Children’s Trust

Family and friends of Sophie Pokorny exceed £20,000 mark in fundraising campaign for The Sick Children’s Trust

News   •   Jan 15, 2019 11:24 GMT

The friends and family of three year old Sophie Pokorny who tragically passed away last summer have raised over £20,000 for The Sick Children’s Trust in her memory after a huge fundraising drive. Sophie's parents, Karl and Abbie, were supported in Rainbow House whilst she waited for a donor heart to become available in Great Ormond Street Hospital.

Grateful parents share story to thank charity for ‘Home from Home’ at carol service

Grateful parents share story to thank charity for ‘Home from Home’ at carol service

News   •   Nov 30, 2018 12:09 GMT

Mark and Poppy Dean will share their story to over 700 people at The Sick Children's Trust's Christmas Carol Service on Wednesday 12 December. Mark and Poppy were supported at Chestnut House when their son, David, was rushed to The Rosie Hospital at just a few hours old. The couple will join a celebrity line-up featuring Alan, Carr,

Father’s legacy helps keep 11,000 families with seriously ill children in hospital together

Father’s legacy helps keep 11,000 families with seriously ill children in hospital together

News   •   Sep 12, 2018 10:22 BST

For 25 years, The Sick Children's Trust has run Eckersley House, originally located at St James's University Hospital and currently at Leeds General Infirmary, supporting families with seriously ill children undergoing treatment at Leeds Children's Hospital. Eckersley House was founded by the Eckersley family, following a bequest from Robert Eckersley.

Raise a glass with actress Anita Dobson while raising money for children’s charity

Raise a glass with actress Anita Dobson while raising money for children’s charity

News   •   Jul 16, 2018 15:17 BST

Join the Cambridge Fundraising Committee on Thursday 26 July for a special luncheon with Anita Dobson.

Parents of little boy born with life-threatening condition raise over £14,000 to thank charities close to their hearts

Parents of little boy born with life-threatening condition raise over £14,000 to thank charities close to their hearts

News   •   Jun 19, 2018 14:50 BST

Shay's parents recently held a fundraising event and raised over £14,000 as thanks for supporting them with free 'Home from Home' accommodation in Cambridge.

Renowned actor Michael Crawford CBE sets new date to visit The Guildhall Cambridge in exclusive event for The Sick Children’s Trust

Renowned actor Michael Crawford CBE sets new date to visit The Guildhall Cambridge in exclusive event for The Sick Children’s Trust

News   •   Jun 12, 2018 16:31 BST

A new date has been announced for 'An audience with Michael Crawford' taking place at The Guildhall in Cambridge.

besley & copp join in the chocola-tea fun for The Sick Children’s Trust

besley & copp join in the chocola-tea fun for The Sick Children’s Trust

News   •   May 22, 2018 17:02 BST

Corporate supporters besley & copp are getting involved in Big Chocolate Tea this week to raise money for families with seriously ill children in hospital.

Big Chocolate Tea is raising some dough in Cambridge for The Sick Children’s Trust

Big Chocolate Tea is raising some dough in Cambridge for The Sick Children’s Trust

News   •   May 14, 2018 12:31 BST

Acorn House hosted its very own party to celebrate the return of Big Chocolate Tea. With a selection of tasty treats and delicious cupcakes to enjoy, the day was jam-packed with lots of chocola-tea fun!

Dad prepares to take on Manchester marathon challenge to thank The Sick Children's Trust

Dad prepares to take on Manchester marathon challenge to thank The Sick Children's Trust

News   •   May 09, 2018 15:00 BST

Tom is on a fundraising mission as thanks for keeping his family together when his daughter, Agnes, needed lifesaving treatment at Leeds General Infirmary (LGI).

Not even the 'Beast from the East' stopped this determined dad from raising over £1,200 for charity

Not even the 'Beast from the East' stopped this determined dad from raising over £1,200 for charity

News   •   Apr 24, 2018 10:00 BST

Tim Prosser spent hours pounding the pavements in the run up to the Brentwood Half Marathon, due to take place last month. However, following the UK’s worst weather in decades, the event had to be cancelled for the first time in 37 years. Determined not to let this stop him, Tim carried on with his fundraising mission and completed his own virtual half marathon a few weeks later.

Stevenson House kicks off choc-tastic campaign in style

Stevenson House kicks off choc-tastic campaign in style

News   •   Apr 18, 2018 11:56 BST

The Sick Children’s Trust’s biggest annual fundraising campaign, Big Chocolate Tea, has got off to a choc-tastic start after families, friends, supporters and staff came together for a fun-filled afternoon.

Lillia's charity haircut in memory of Mollie Mae

Lillia's charity haircut in memory of Mollie Mae

News   •   Apr 05, 2018 13:00 BST

Lillia has bravely cut off over 11 inches of her hair to raise money in memory of her godmother’s daughter, Mollie Mae Meanwell, who tragically passed away in 2013.

Family host charity ball to raise money for The Sick Children's Trust

Family host charity ball to raise money for The Sick Children's Trust

News   •   Mar 14, 2018 11:45 GMT

The Leverton family are organising two charity balls to thank The Sick Children's Trust for supporting their family when their son, Harry, fell critically ill in hospital.

Renowned actor Michael Crawford CBE set to visit The Guildhall Cambridge in exclusive event for The Sick Children’s Trust

Renowned actor Michael Crawford CBE set to visit The Guildhall Cambridge in exclusive event for The Sick Children’s Trust

News   •   Mar 08, 2018 10:31 GMT

Our President, Michael Crawford, will be attending The Guildhall in Cambridge for an exclusive event hosted by the Cambridge Fundraising Committee. Join us on Wednesday 11 April for 'An Audience with Michael Crawford' and beautiful performances from Irish Soprano Margaret Keys.

The Sick Children’s Trust announces soprano Margaret Keys as official charity ambassador

The Sick Children’s Trust announces soprano Margaret Keys as official charity ambassador

News   •   Dec 12, 2017 15:27 GMT

The Sick Children's Trust is delighted to announce Irish Classical Soprano Margaret Keys as an official charity ambassador.

North East Snowflake Ball set to raise thousands for families with seriously ill children in hospital

North East Snowflake Ball set to raise thousands for families with seriously ill children in hospital

News   •   Nov 22, 2017 12:36 GMT

On Saturday 2 December, The Sick Children's Trust's North East Fundraising Committee will welcome guests to its fourth annual Snowflake Ball to raise money for the charity's 'Homes from Home' in Newcastle.

Chestnut House hosts fifth birthday tea party

Chestnut House hosts fifth birthday tea party

News   •   Sep 22, 2017 12:15 BST

Chestnut House is celebrating its fifth birthday on Tuesday 26 September. If you're a supporter or family who would like to come along, please email abigail@sickchildrenstrust.org.

Chalkwell United get onside to support The Sick Children’s Trust

Chalkwell United get onside to support The Sick Children’s Trust

News   •   Aug 23, 2017 10:47 BST

This year Chalkwell United FC have chosen The Sick Children's Trust as their charity partner.