Shooting Star Children’s Hospices welcomed some wonderful international visitors at the beginning of the month – all the way from Singapore!
A special evening of celebration was held on Wednesday 1 May to commemorate an amazing year of fundraising by our wonderful corporate partners. With their ongoing support they have collectively raised over £1 million in 2018, helping make every moment count for babies, children and young people with life-limiting conditions, and their families.
On Sunday 28 April, 68 amazing #TeamShootingStar runners raised £170,000 and counting for Shooting Star Children’s Hospices after taking to the streets of the capital for the 39th Virgin Money London Marathon.
There is only a few days left until this year’s London Marathon, and our team of fabulous #ShootingStar runners are doing their last minute prep before the big day. One of our amazing runners, Anthony Davies, had some rather particular last minute preparations to do – so paid a visit to Christopher’s in need of some finishing touches to his intergalactic costume!
The amazing people at Ecclesiastical Insurance have launched a campaign – Movement for Good Awards. This campaign support charities across the country by giving people the opportunity to nominate their chosen charity to be in with a chance of receiving £1000.
It was a day of smiles and sunshine at Christopher’s as supported children and their families welcomed lots of furry friends and enjoyed some fun activities and entertainment at our Easter Party.
10-year-old Roxanne has been getting creative whilst raising lots of money for Shooting Star Children’s Hospices by making and selling a huge array of homemade cards!
Shooting Star Children’s Hospices is very lucky to have such dedicated and amazing supporters and volunteers, and last Tuesday, two of our stalwart supporters, Jane and Dave Nash received a very special award acknowledging their support to the community.
Every year at Easter many kind people donate Easter eggs to us, but the majority of the life-limited children we support are unable to eat chocolate. For them another type of Easter gift can help them feel included at this special time of year. Lilly-Anne has an undiagnosed condition where her gut doesn’t work. She…