Blogger and bereaved mum’s debut book supports Shooting Star Chase

Stephanie Nimmo is releasing her first book, Was This In The Plan?, about her family’s rollercoaster journey through life-limiting illness, terminal cancer and autism – and is donating 5% of the RRP of book pre-orders to Shooting Star Chase.

Fundraisers step-up at the Tower Run

A stampede of 117 fundraisers tackled The Broadgate Tower’s 877 steps for our Tower Run last weekend – and raised over £7,000 and counting!

Celebrating Shooting Star Chase’s remarkable mums on Mother’s Day

Mother’s Day is a time to celebrate mums who are simply amazing – and there are none more remarkable than mothers who care for a child with a life-limiting condition, and the grandmothers who, in turn, support them. Salliann and Hannah, a mother and a daughter from Ashtead, are just two of these incredible women, who are cared for by Shooting Star Chase.

Thanks to our awesome challengers!

The first ever thank you event for Shooting Star Chase challengers took place in March, and saw six brave fundraisers receive awards for their particularly outstanding achievements in 2016.

Supported teen finds his voice with ultimate romantic gesture this Valentine’s Day

A supported teenager who struggles to speak has made the ultimate romantic gesture this Valentine’s Day by defying his condition to write and perform a song for the object of his affections.

Corporate supporters give reception at Christopher’s a face lift!

Leading office design and fit-out specialist, Area Sq, have very generously given the reception at Christopher’s a wonderful facelift!

The Nicest Job in Britain at Shooting Star Chase

Shooting Star Chase is lucky enough to be one of 40 charities supported by the Nicest Job in Britain over the next year – and we had the absolute pleasure of welcoming Alice, the winner of the Nicest Job in Britain, to the charity just before Christmas.

Tony Hadley raises the roof at Shooting Star Chase and Surrey Life Carol Concert

Singer-songwriter Tony Hadley brightened Christmas for children with life-limiting conditions with an exclusive performance at the 10th Shooting Star Chase and Surrey Life Carol Concert.

Shooting Star Chase supports NICE end of life guidance

This week NICE (National Institute for Health and Care Excellence) has released guidance about improving palliative care by supporting the whole family during a child’s end of life – with support from Shooting Star Chase.

Shooting Star Chase has The X Factor!

Exciting news! Shooting Star Chase and children’s hospice umbrella organisation, Together for Short Lives, are the beneficiary of The X Factor charity single for a second year!