Since we opened our doors in 2008, we’ve helped over 500 families when they needed us most. We’ve helped tired mums and dads get some much needed me-time; looked after brothers and sisters who are feeling angry, lonely or confused; and been there for families during the last moments of their child’s life. Without you,… Read more »
Supporting Bluebell Wood is a no brainer. The care that we received when Natalie was ill was amazing and the end of life care was a real blessing.
The best part is knowing that every £1 that our runners raise on behalf of Bluebell Wood goes directly to helping such a worthy cause. I’ve also visited the hospice on a number of occasions and it’s great to see the amazing care provided to children at the hospice.
I started my journey being 18 & ½ stone in weight so I knew I needed to lose some weight so I decided to combine this with raising a few quid for the hospice.
“The best way that I found to stay motivated is to get involved with a charity that motivates you, whether it be personal or something you wish to do for others.”
What’s your new year’s resolution? Is it to learn how to play an instrument or pick up a new hobby, or could it be to Get Active? Be part of the movement by joining our Get Active for Bluebell Wood Facebook group and sharing your stories. What can I do? Get Running There’s so many… Read more »
Planting a Tribute Tree is a special way to remember someone in a long lasting way. You can personalise the look of your tribute with pictures and stories about the time you spent together. Watch your memories blossom as friends and family add to the tree with their own photos and videos. You can also… Read more »
Make a Will, Make a difference Throughout February 2018 we’re teaming up with local solicitors for our Make a Will Month. This gives you the chance to write your Will for a suggested donation of just £95 for a basic, single Will or £150 for a mirror Will. Taking part is a great way to protect your… Read more »
If you’d like to contact our fundraising team, please get in touch with the fundraiser for your area, who will be happy to provide support and guidance: Helen Mower – Head of Fundraising – 01909 517 365 Rachael Dawes – Corporate Fundraising Manager – 01909 517 367 Rachel Hodges – Senior Events Fundraiser – 01909 508… Read more »
Georgia Finlayson sadly passed away aged 13. She stayed at Bluebell Wood with her family, surrounded by love and laughter. Her dad Harry has raised thousands of pounds for us since; in Georgia’s memory. In December 2010, the lives of Georgia’s family changed forever when they were told she had been diagnosed with a terminal… Read more »
Keith Bright has organised an annual sponsored fishing match for us since 2011. So far he has netted a whopping £12,000 for Bluebell Wood Children’s Hospice. Since he started, over 650 people have taken part in the fishathon, with over 5,000 lbs of fish caught. Keith said: “I started fundraising for Bluebell Wood after hearing… Read more »
It’s thanks to many people in the community that we are able to raise the funds we need to keep our hospice running. Your efforts make all the difference to the hundreds of children and families we support. We wanted to introduce you to a few of our children so you can understand how much it means… Read more »
If so, we will be right behind you every step of the way. From advertising the event, to point of sale, sponsorship forms, balloons, buckets and tins, our fundraising team are on hand to support you. Your hard work and dedication means we can create special, treasured memories for our children and families. For more information on holding… Read more »