Posts Categorised in: Fundraising & Donating News

The Big Push for St Richard’s Hospice

An intrepid hospice patient will be celebrating his birthday this month with a sponsored wheelchair push across the Malvern Hills. Vaughn Albone, who is being cared for St Richard’s Hospice, will be pushed in his wheelchair over the iconic hills on Saturday 14th November to raise money for the local hospice. A team of 20… Read more »

New St Richard’s Department Store in Malvern Link

St Richard’s Hospice is opening a larger department store in Malvern Link to build on the success of its current popular charity shop. The newly refitted shop is just across the road from the present store and will offer approximately double the size for clothing. The charity shop will also incorporate furniture, household, electrical and… Read more »

Worcester accountants exceed fundraising expectations

A team of five cyclists from Bishop Fleming’s Worcester office joined colleagues across the country to take part in a 325 mile cycle challenge in aid of charity. The Worcester team aimed to raise £2,140 for St Richard’s Hospice. However, when all pledged donations had been collected, the event organisers were delighted to discover that… Read more »

Hospice launches raffle to win a car

Local residents now have a chance to win a brand new Kia Rio for just £2 in the St Richard’s Hospice raffle, launched this week. Jayne Sargeant, St Richard’s Community Fundraiser said, “This is a great way to support the hospice and also be in with a chance to win a fantastic prize! Imagine hearing… Read more »

Make your Christmas greetings even bigger this year

St Richard’s Hospice is encouraging people to save time and money this Christmas by using one of their free giant Christmas message posters. Instead of sending individual cards to friends and colleagues, festive messages can be written on the poster and a donation made to the hospice. St Richard’s fundraiser Jayne Sargeant said, “This is… Read more »

Cool gift of ice-cream

Patients at St Richard’s Hospice have received a cool donation – a gift of 100 tubs of ice cream! A local man, who wishes to remain anonymous, recently won a year’s supply of Jude’s ice cream in a national competition and decided to donate his win to St Richard’s Hospice which had cared for his… Read more »

Dedicate a light in memory of a loved one

Lights of love will be shining across Worcestershire from November to celebrate the lives of thousands of special people who are held in memory. St Richard’s Hospice will be holding five Lights of Love events around the county throughout November and December in the lead up to the festive season. They all follow a simple… Read more »

Ladies’ night celebration of hospice care

Members of a Worcester Masonic Lodge have raised £2,000 to help support hospice care in Worcestershire. The Worshipful Master of Elgar Lodge Mark Taylor, and his wife Chrissi, hosted the evening event on Saturday 25th April to thank his wife and fellow members’ wives for supporting the Lodge during his year as Master. As is… Read more »

Hospice welcomes new member to Fundraising team

  St Richard’s Hospice has welcomed a new community fundraiser to support the charity’s work caring for people at the end of their lives.   Following a number of changes within its fundraising team, Mrs Jayne Sargeant, was recently welcomed into the Fundraising Department as its newest Community Fundraiser.   Jayne, who lives in Worcester… Read more »

Golfers tea off for hospice

Droitwich based AKW hosted an successful charity golf day at Gaudet Luce Golf Club on 10th September in aid of St Richard’s Hospice. This year  smashed all previously raised amounts raising £4,178.15 from only 39 guest golfers from AKW’s invited business partners. AKW, one of Droitwich Spa’s largest employers, hosted this annual event at Gaudet Luce… Read more »