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Josh urges others to 'Get on yer bike' and Make it ...

Josh urges others to 'Get on yer bike' and Make it Better

14 May 2014

A dedicated teenager who has already raised over £800 for The Children’s Hospital Charity’s Make it Better appeal, is now encouraging other’s to get on their bike and do the same as he takes on his second challenge for Make it Better Day. After successfully completing the Great Yorkshire Run, Josh Draycott, aged 17 from Owlthorpe in Sheffield, and best friend Tom ...
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Meadowhall raise a staggering £85,000...

Meadowhall raise a staggering £85,000

8 May 2014

Meadowhall has raised a staggering £85,000 for The Children Hospital Charity, the Shopping Centre’s 2013 Charity of the Year. The monies were raised throughout the course of the year thanks to the generosity of Meadowhall shoppers and the Meadowhall team who developed and supported a range of initiatives for the cause, from a pop-up sewing workshop to a coast to coast bike ch...
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Great Yorkshire Run Launches! ...

Great Yorkshire Run Launches!

7 May 2014

The Great Yorkshire Run has launched in Sheffield! Join the thousands of people in Sheffield city centre for the 10km on Sunday 28th September 2014. Run as part of Team Theo and help the thousands of children who visit our Hospital.   The Bupa Mini Great Yorkshire Run also features a 1.5km Mini event suitable for children aged 3-8 years and a 2.5km Junior event for 9-15 yea...
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Doncaster teenager nominated for fundraising award...

Doncaster teenager nominated for fundraising award

30 April 2014

An inspirational teenager who battled back from a brain tumour to raise £15,000 could scoop a national honour. Jack Butt, aged 13, has gone the extra mile to thank Sheffield Children’s Hospital after doctors there removed his tumour in seven hours of life-saving surgery. He has been nominated for the Institute of Fundraising’s prestigious Child Fundraiser of the Yea...
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iPad donation helps young patients...

iPad donation helps young patients

29 April 2014

Young hospital patients are to receive an iPad and other technology thanks to a £1,000 donation from an aid charity. White Rose Children's Aid International Charity awarded the money to help The Children's Hospital Charity buy an iPad and Switches for the Occupational Therapy department at Sheffield Children's Hospital. The iPad will help young patients who have dif...
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Baking it Better for The Children's Hospital Charit...

Baking it Better for The Children's Hospital Charity

28 April 2014

Young patients at The Children’s Hospital, Sheffield, are in for a tasty treat today as The Children’s Hospital Charity celebrates the launch of Make it Better Day with local bakery Fancie. Patients, their families, and their friends will be joining volunteers from Fancie, Sheffield’s finest cupcake company, to make and bake cakes to kick off the launch. To mark the...
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