Monthly Archives: March 2015

Lord Lieutenant backs new St Rocco’s fundraising drive

A new fundraising initiative launched with the help of Lord Lieutenant of Cheshire David Briggs will encourage Warrington youngsters to support their local hospice. The launch event of the Warrington Youth Fundraising Awards saw representatives from groups … MORE: FUNDRAISING…

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Hike for Hospice will take fundraising effort downtown

Supporters of the fourth annual Hike for Hospice will head straight down Main Street Picton, and back, next month. “We are raising much-needed funds to support people in our community who are living with progressive life limiting illness, their loved…

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Put your hands up to support local hospice

Chestnut Tree House introduced the scheme, called Hands Up, to Eastbourne last week in the hope it will encourage people to start fundraising for the charity’s cause. The hospice currently cares for 300 children with life-shortening conditions and their ……

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Hospice society spreads its wings

The Burnaby Hospice Society is set to spread its wings with a new … “We’re taking on an additional cost, so it’s going to be a little more costly for us,” said Bruce Kirk, executive director of the society. “However,…

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Ski and Snowshoe Day a big success

Since opening the doors to Campbell House on August 5, 2014, Executive Director Debbie Kesheshian reports that 88 patients and their families have been cared for by Hospice. “With the help of our generous community, and companies like Royal LePage…

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Fordham named Baraboo Gem

Fordham has twice served as executive director of Hope House, and has worked with Haiti Medical Mission of Wisconsin as an administrator since 2003. She serves on the St. Clare Hospice House advisory board and the Circus World Museum Foundation…

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Will you have your legs waxed for Boston's Butterfly Hospice Trust?

There will be a background message going on through the day along the lines of ‘if enough money is raised during the day the Butterfly Hospice Head of Fundraising will have his legs waxed’. A spokesman said: “We are told…

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Housebuilder donates to city hospice appeal

“Patients and their loved ones are at the heart of everything we do and no more so than in the new Hospice. It is purpose built for them, meaning we can offer the privacy, care and compassion that all who…

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Bristol charity drives off with support from Wessex Garages

Throughout 2015 staff at Wessex Garages on Feeder Road will be fundraising for St Peter’s Hospice, which cares for adults with life-limiting illnesses. Edward Smith, Corporate Fundraiser at St Peter’s Hospice in Brentry, said: “We’re thrilled that Wessex … MORE:…

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New Director of Care Services at Greenwich & Bexley Community Hospice

Debbie Sevant has been appointed Director of Care Services at Greenwich & Bexley Community Hospice in Abbey Wood, South East London. Debbie brings with her 30 years’ experience working in a range of Nursing roles in Hospice care and the…

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