Posts Categorised in: Fundraising & Donating News

Shops reopening on 12th April

We are excited to announce we plan to reopen all our shops from Monday, 12th April – subject to government guidelines! We can’t wait to safely welcome our customers, donors, volunteers and staff back in – we have missed you all. If you have items you’d like to donate, please hold on to them until our… Read more »

Teenagers take on 300km run for nan

Siblings from Malvern are taking on a month-long running challenge to raise funds for the hospice which is caring for their grandmother. Jacob and Claudia Walker have challenged themselves to run 300km in March to raise funds for St Richard’s Hospice. The duo decided to take on the challenge after seeing now much grandmother, Pat… Read more »

Worcester bank goes the distance for St Richard’s

The team at HSBC UK’s Worcester branch have been going the extra mile in support of county hospice care. Staff members from HSBC UK in the city are to travel the length of the country – running, walking and skipping the equivalent distance from Lands End to John o’ Groats (while adhering to social distancing… Read more »

Ollie creates catch-a-thon in memory of cricketing grandad

An eight-year-old cricket fan is turning his hand to fundraising in March to help the hospice which cared for his grandad. Ollie Pearman, from Worcester, is planning to make a thousand catches over the month in support of St Richard’s Hospice.  Raising funds in memory of grandfather – and former Worcestershire and Leicestershire County Cricketer… Read more »

Hospice calls for help from green-fingered gardeners

A Worcestershire hospice is calling on green-fingered gardeners to join a campaign to help grow the future of hospice care. St Richard’s Hospice, based in Wildwood Drive, Worcester is looking for plant lovers who wish to see their seeds, cuttings and bulbs spring into life to raise funds towards the care of patients and their… Read more »

Sisters raise funds in memory of parents

Sisters from Malvern are taking on a month-long challenge to raise funds for the hospice which cared for their parents. Anna and Katie-May Parker signed up for the St Richard’s Hospice Fit for Feb challenge to run at least 28km each in a month and have already raised more than £480 for the charity. The… Read more »

Love is in the air for Worcestershire Hospice

St Richard’s Hospice is inviting local people to support its care this Valentine’s Day by sponsoring a heart-shaped balloon to take part in a virtual race. The online fundraiser comes at a challenging time for the Worcestershire hospice with charity shops temporarily closed and many fundraising events postponed. Bought for £4.50, each heart-shaped balloon can… Read more »

New uniforms boost for hospice

Nursing staff at a local hospice have been given a welcome boost of new uniforms, thanks to funding from a Birmingham charitable trust. St Richard’s Hospice in Worcester has bought 66 new uniforms for Healthcare Assistants (HCAs). The cost of £1,254 has been kindly funded by the Birmingham Hospital Saturday Fund Medical Charity and Welfare… Read more »

St Richard’s to be 2021 club charity partner

Hospice staff are ‘delighted’ Worcestershire County Cricket Club will support the cause as its charity of the year for 2021. St Richard’s Hospice, which cares for patients and their loved ones across Worcestershire, is the charity partner for the club this year. The partnership will see the charity work with the club, based at New… Read more »