Phoenix Bereavement Group - Coffee morning - £200
Christmas Grotto organised by Margaret Brabazon, Alveena and mIKE - £300
Inner Wheel Club of Sutton Coldfield - £2,500
Gracewell of Sutton Coldfield - £190
Grange Support Bereavement Group - £300
North Birmingham Bridge Club - £50
Jason who is the Manager of Pure Fashion in London has been a supporter of the League of Friends for a long time and he has donated some beautiful scarves which have been a huge success at our fundraising events.
Grace E Williams - £4505.40
GIVEN IN MEMORY DONATIONS
Mr & Mrs Lyons donated £50 in memory of their daughter 'Lynda'
The Smyth Family donated £1265 given in memory of their dear Mother 'Maureen' who had been / support + trustee of the League of Friends for over 30 years.
Sainsbury’s cheque presentation on Friday 14th September was a huge success the total amount was over £13,500 of which the League of Friends was very grateful. The fantastic news is that Sainsbury’s have made us Charity of the Year for another year so we will be looking forward to seeing all our old friends and making new ones.
Our darling Marmalade Queen – Doreen Loft has excelled herself again with her sales of Jams and Marmalade and has recently presented us with another large cheque for £500 from her sales.
Elizabeth MacMahon who has been a member of the League of Friends for many years recently celebrated her birthday and rather than have presents decided to have a collection to raise funds for us. Elizabeth has recently presented us with a cheque in the sum of over £500.
The week-end of 5th – 7th May will be the last week-end that we can do bucket collections at Sainsbury’s Castle Vale. To date we have raised over £10.000, we would like to thank all of Sainsbury’s staff who have made a contribution to this event but especially to Sheila Hyland who is Sainsbury’s Public Relations Liason who has undertaken to arrange the dates and times of the collections and also arranged a Quiz Night at Hollyfields Sports and Social Club.
The League of Friends who support John Taylor Hospice wishes to extend their grateful thanks to Sainsbury’s – Castle Vale for their exceptional support and kindness in making us their Charity of the Year. To date donations have exceeded £9,000.
Their kindness is much appreciated.
Jason from Pure Fashions in London has again been very generous and donated a box full of beautiful scarves which will be very useful at our coming events his kindness and continuing support is very much appreciated.