chART eBay shop

chART's Christmas eBay shop opens on the 1st October. Please be sure to take a look. Remember anything bought helps to enrich the lives of children and young people with life limiting conditions.

 

chART auction Oct

chART announces their next auctions from the 12th to the 22nd October 2012. The ICONS of Rock Guitar signed by numerous rock legends, PLUS items by The Darkness, Adele, Lady GaGa, JesseJ, Led Zeppelin and many many more...

 

John Bromley GNrun thanks

Many thanks to John Bromley who ran the world's largest half- marathon, the Great North Run,on 16th September, raising £400 for chART!

 

Naomi House Torch

We sent Olympic crafts kits to Naomi House and jacks place in Winchester  to enable the children to make their own torches.  They couldn't make it into Winchester to see the Olympic Torch Relay but held their own Torch Relay at the hospice and beautiful countryside around Sutton Scotney. From their facebook page: "Thank you chART. As you can see, the kits were brilliant. X"

 

John Great North Run 2012

John Bromley, chART's Sponsored Events co-ordinator runs the Great North Run dressed as our Ladybird Mascot on 16th September 2012. Please support John; It's safe and easy through our Donate page at HERE

 

Exit State welcome

chART are proud to announce that rock band Exit State are now official supporters. See About Us page for details about the band! Welcome to chART.

 

St Oswald thank you

We've received a lovely thank you card from St.Oswald's thanking us for funding their Family Fun Day on 17th June.It was an absolute pleasure to be involved in such a special day,bringing families together and working with the wonderful hospice staff!

 

Chester Zoo visit

Following a request received from Claire House, we are sending tickets for three children and their carers to have a treat at Chester Zoo next month. We are also sending out one of our animal crafts packs so the children can have fun remembering their day out, making some fun mobiles,masks and more!

 

St Oswald's Fun Day

The Fun Day, which we funded for the children, young adults and families of St.Oswald's Hospice, Newcastle, on 17th June, was fantastic! Big thanks to our Crafts team leader, Lauren, and trustee, Carol, who ran crafts activities and organised the catering, to Liz Davidson for running the barbecue, Ace Faces, www.ace-faces.co.uk  superb face painter Libby Wilson (welcome to the chART team!), Tom Taylor Entertainments for the magic show and balloon modelling, Animal Antics who brought so many amazing animals from cuddlies to creepies, John Bromley for his help with catering and transport, the musicians organized by the hospice and to St.Oswald's chef, David Taylor, one of the region's Olympic torchbearers, for opening the event, letting everyone hold the torch and posing for so many photos! It was a pleasure to work with the staff to make it a wonderful day for all!

 

Cake sale

A cake sale on 10th May raised £100 for chART! It was organised by Codie Boultby and held at Bilborough College,Nottingham. Many thanks to Codie and her team of helpers, Chelsea Boultby and her boyfriend George, and Codie's friend, Chantalle. Also thanks to Corinne Boultby and her Aunty Linda for making the beautiful cakes!

 

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