Follow The Sick Childrens Trust

News

Brave little boy organises Pyjama Party to raise money in memory of his sister

Brave little boy organises Pyjama Party to raise money in memory of his sister

News   •   May 16, 2018 14:30 BST

Seven year old Archie, who tragically lost his older sister to cancer last year, has raised money to thank The Sick Children’s Trust for their support whilst she received specialist treatment in a hospital miles away from home.

Friends and family on fundraising mission for The Sick Children’s Trust on behalf of little Zachary

Friends and family on fundraising mission for The Sick Children’s Trust on behalf of little Zachary

News   •   May 15, 2018 11:29 BST

Zachary's family and friends have been busy fundraising for The Sick Children's Trust as thanks for support parents Elle and Peter with free 'Home from Home' accomodation at Crawford House.

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).

Auntie hosts Big Chocolate Tea party to thank charity for ‘Home from Home’

Auntie hosts Big Chocolate Tea party to thank charity for ‘Home from Home’

News   •   May 09, 2018 09:30 BST

Helen's niece, Rio, was involved in a serious car accident which left her fighting for life in a hospital 50 miles away from home. During her time at Leeds General Infirmary and Sheffield CHildren's Hospital, we supported Rio's family with free 'Home from Home' accommodation.

Family continues fundraising mission for The Sick Children’s Trust by joining in Big Chocolate Tea

Family continues fundraising mission for The Sick Children’s Trust by joining in Big Chocolate Tea

News   •   May 03, 2018 19:44 BST

The Smallbone family have continued to support The Sick Children's Trust by getting involved in Big Chocolate Tea as thanks for supporting them when their daughter required emergency treatment miles away from home.

Butcher triples London Marathon fundraising target and raises over £6,000 for charity

Butcher triples London Marathon fundraising target and raises over £6,000 for charity

News   •   May 03, 2018 09:48 BST

Mark Dean completed the Virgin London Marathon and has raised over £6,000 for The Sick Children's Trust.

Dad completes huge fundraising challenge and raises over £5,600 for charity

Dad completes huge fundraising challenge and raises over £5,600 for charity

News   •   Apr 30, 2018 14:53 BST

In December 2017 Chris and his wife Laura were devastated when their baby, Willow, arrived 13 weeks premature. Fortunately, having received lifesaving treatment at The Rosie Hospital, she pulled through and is now 16 months old and thriving. However, the family could not be more grateful for the support they received from The Sick Children's Trust during this time.

Kayleigh’s story inspires local woman to donate wedding venue to charity

Kayleigh’s story inspires local woman to donate wedding venue to charity

News   •   Apr 24, 2018 14:17 BST

On Saturday 5 May, supporters are invited to join The Sick Children's Trust at Carlton Towers for afternoon tea. The event is being held in honour of a little girl called Kayleigh, whose family were supported at Eckersley House and whose story has inspired a Castleford businesswoman to donate her wedding venue.

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.

Alan gets set for London Marathon to raise money for The Sick Children’s Trust

Alan gets set for London Marathon to raise money for The Sick Children’s Trust

News   •   Apr 16, 2018 17:04 BST

Alan, from ArgoGlobal, will run this Sunday's London Marathon in a personal challenge to raise funds for The Sick Children's Trust.

Keen runner to raise money for The Sick Children’s Trust to thank them for supporting close friends
Devoted grandfather taking on marathon challenge to raise money for The Sick Children’s Trust

Devoted grandfather taking on marathon challenge to raise money for The Sick Children’s Trust

News   •   Apr 12, 2018 12:01 BST

David Rayner is lacing up his trainers and getting ready to run the Virgin Money London Marathon later this month to raise money for The Sick Children’s Trust as thanks for supporting his stepdaughter when her baby daughter required lifesaving treatment miles away from home.

An audience with Michael Crawford - postponed

An audience with Michael Crawford - postponed

News   •   Apr 06, 2018 12:54 BST

An audience with Michael Crawford event at The Guildhall, Cambridge, has been postponed. Please see article for further details.

I do not have the words to say what a difference The Sick Children’s Trust made to our lives during such a traumatic time

I do not have the words to say what a difference The Sick Children’s Trust made to our lives during such a traumatic time

News   •   Apr 05, 2018 17:05 BST

Lauren and Andrew were supported by us at Chestnut Houses after the birth of their identical triplet boys, Ted, Tom, and Ralphy, in February 2014. Sadly Ralphy didn’t make it and died in his parents’ arms, but Ted and Tom are now four years old. Lauren and Andrew are taking on the Prudential Ride London-Surrey 100 miles cycle challenge to raise £30 for every night Ralphy was in hospital, £1,470.

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.

Daisy inspires her uncle to run marathon to raise money for The Sick Children’s Trust

Daisy inspires her uncle to run marathon to raise money for The Sick Children’s Trust

News   •   Mar 28, 2018 09:18 BST

James Semmens, Company Director at Stone Specialist Gerald Culliford Limited which support The Sick Children's Trust, will be taking on the London Marathon next month to raise money as thanks for supporting his family when his niece needed hospital treatment far away from home.

Grab a whisk and raise some dough for The Sick Children’s Trust. Big Chocolate Tea is back!

Grab a whisk and raise some dough for The Sick Children’s Trust. Big Chocolate Tea is back!

News   •   Mar 27, 2018 19:00 BST

It's that time of year again! Big Chocolate Tea is back, and this time it's here for a whole month.

Grateful dad to run London Marathon to raise money for The Sick Children’s Trust

Grateful dad to run London Marathon to raise money for The Sick Children’s Trust

News   •   Mar 27, 2018 11:33 BST

Tom Fowler, who stayed with us at Acorn House along with his wife Gemma in 2010, is running this year's Virgin Money London Marathon for #TeamSCT and hopes to raise over £500 to thank The Sick Children's Trust for providing them with free 'Home from Home' accommodation when they needed it most.