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Mum raises over £4,200 to thank charity that kept her by son’s hospital bedside

Mum raises over £4,200 to thank charity that kept her by son’s hospital bedside

News   •   Jun 21, 2017 11:43 BST

Gemma Smart took on a skydive last month in the hope of raising £575 for The Sick Children's Trust. She has raised much more, with a total of £4202.

Family add £35,000 to charity pot after double success at fundraisers

Family add £35,000 to charity pot after double success at fundraisers

News   •   Jun 20, 2017 09:20 BST

Marcus and Laura Leverton continue to support The Sick Children's Trust and have boosted their total fundraising total to over £162,000, following two successful annual charity balls earlier this year.

Student officers raise over £2,000 for The Sick Children's Trust

Student officers raise over £2,000 for The Sick Children's Trust

News   •   Jun 19, 2017 15:51 BST

15 student officers from Essex police college have raised over £2,000 for The Sick Children's Trust through a 24 hour football fundraiser.

Colneis Junior School pupil raises over £800 to thank charity on behalf of little brother

Colneis Junior School pupil raises over £800 to thank charity on behalf of little brother

News   •   Jun 12, 2017 09:25 BST

Lucas recently raised over £800 by taking part in the Felixstowe Fun Run to say thank you for supporting his parents when his brother, Ollie, was fighting for his life in hospital.

Family who nearly lost daughter to virus raise £500 for The Sick Children’s Trust

Family who nearly lost daughter to virus raise £500 for The Sick Children’s Trust

News   •   Jun 05, 2017 09:00 BST

The Shears family have raised £500 by taking part in Big Chocolate Tea to say thank you for supporting them at Crawford House when their daughter, Gabriella, was fighting for her life.

 Parents of boys who survived life-threatening crash raise over £3,900 to thank charity that kept them together

Parents of boys who survived life-threatening crash raise over £3,900 to thank charity that kept them together

News   •   Jun 04, 2017 09:06 BST

The Pesterfield family have raised £3,910 to say thank you for supporting them at Acorn House when brothers Jayden and Ellis were involved in a life-threatening care accident.

Families unite in tandem skydive to raise money for The Sick Children’s Trust

Families unite in tandem skydive to raise money for The Sick Children’s Trust

News   •   Jun 03, 2017 10:04 BST

Matthew Lawton and Mollie Fountain will be taking on a skydive a week today to raise money for us as thanks for helping both their families at Eckersley House and Treetop House. They are members of Scissett Working Men's Club - who have nominated the charity for the year - and have already raised £2,505

Family friend takes on immense 400-mile cycle challenge to say thank you to charity

Family friend takes on immense 400-mile cycle challenge to say thank you to charity

News   •   May 24, 2017 17:12 BST

The friend of a couple who nearly lost their daughter when she contracted a deadly bacterial infection and pneumonia last year is undertaking a 400 mile cycling challenge for The Sick Children's Trust.

Institution of mechanical engineers chairman’s dinner raises over £5,000 for The Sick Children's Trust

Institution of mechanical engineers chairman’s dinner raises over £5,000 for The Sick Children's Trust

News   •   May 24, 2017 12:57 BST

Chairman for the North East branch of IMechE selected The Sick Children's Trust as the charity for the annual dinner which raised over £5,000.

Mum raises over £2,500 to thank charity that kept her by seriously ill son’s hospital bedside

Mum raises over £2,500 to thank charity that kept her by seriously ill son’s hospital bedside

News   •   May 22, 2017 11:18 BST

This weekend, Gemma will be taking on her first ever skydive to thank The Sick Children's Trust for supporting her in Acorn House whne her son Drew was seriously ill.

Father Runs Half Marathon To Say Thank You To The Sick Children’s Trust

Father Runs Half Marathon To Say Thank You To The Sick Children’s Trust

News   •   May 09, 2017 16:11 BST

Father raises over £300 for The Sick Children's Trust running his first half marathon in record time to say thank you for helping his family when their son, Kian, was rushed into hospital.

Sheffield Co-ops raise over £3,000 for The Sick Children’s Trust

Sheffield Co-ops raise over £3,000 for The Sick Children’s Trust

News   •   May 05, 2017 15:11 BST

We were delighted to receive £3,000 from the Co-op after being selected by a number of stores in Sheffield.

Baby Evie's family raise £300 by joining in the chocola-tea fun!

Baby Evie's family raise £300 by joining in the chocola-tea fun!

News   •   May 05, 2017 12:18 BST

Evie was born seriously ill and spent six weeks in Newcastle's Royal Victoria Infirmary. Her parents, Danielle and Corey, decided to get involved with Big Chocolate Tea and have raised £300 for The Sick Children's Trust.

Mum Forms ‘Ava’s Army’ To Thank Charity For Support When Daughter Was Seriously Ill In Hospital

Mum Forms ‘Ava’s Army’ To Thank Charity For Support When Daughter Was Seriously Ill In Hospital

News   •   May 04, 2017 16:02 BST

A mother and 20 friends and family prepare to take on London's 2017 Gauntlet Games to raise money for The Sick Children's Trust to thank them for supporting her family when her daughter, Ava, was seriously ill.

Navy Dad And Team Prepare Seven Day Trek Across The Country ‘By Any Means’

Navy Dad And Team Prepare Seven Day Trek Across The Country ‘By Any Means’

News   •   May 03, 2017 16:42 BST

Four HMS Ocean Petty Officers will be leaving the gangway in Plymouth on Friday 12 May and setting off on a seven day trek across the country to reach Scott House. They having nothing more than the clothes on their back, ID cards and a mobile phone. Plus to raise £3,000 they will have to take on challenges set by their colleagues.

Institution Of Mechanical Engineers Hold Chairman’s Dinner To Raise Money For Children’s Charity

Institution Of Mechanical Engineers Hold Chairman’s Dinner To Raise Money For Children’s Charity

News   •   May 02, 2017 10:01 BST

The North East regional branch of IMechE will hold their annual Chairman's Dinner on 12 May to raise money for The Sick Children's Trust

Family Fun Day To Be Held In Memory Of Baby Emma

Family Fun Day To Be Held In Memory Of Baby Emma

News   •   Apr 28, 2017 13:06 BST

Ten years ago Jane and Neil experienced the heartbreak of losing their baby daughter, Emma. Since they have been fundraising in her memory. On Saturday 13 May they will be holding a Big Chocolate Tea family fun day to raise money for us as thanks for supporting them in Guilford Street House.

Local Family Host Ball To Raise Money For  The Sick Children’s Trust

Local Family Host Ball To Raise Money For The Sick Children’s Trust

News   •   Apr 27, 2017 15:00 BST

We supported Marcus and Laura from Chesterfield when their son, Harry, was seriously ill in Sheffield Children's Hospital. Since then, the family have gone on to raise £127,000 for The Sick Children's Trust and are hosting another fundraiser on Saturday 20 May.

Valrhona Sponsors The Sick Children Trust Big Chocolate Tea For Third Year

Valrhona Sponsors The Sick Children Trust Big Chocolate Tea For Third Year

News   •   Apr 26, 2017 10:28 BST

Internationally-renowned chocolate company, Valrhona, are generously supporting The Sick Children's Trust's Big Chocolate Tea once again this year to help us support more families with seriously ill children.

Teenager Backs Charity Campaign As Thanks For Keeping Parents By His Side

Teenager Backs Charity Campaign As Thanks For Keeping Parents By His Side

News   •   Apr 25, 2017 11:51 BST

Last April, Luke was rushed to Newcastle's Royal Victoria Infirmary with a brain abscess. For four weeks he remained in the specialist hospital and during this time his parents were supported at Crawford House.