Posts Tagged with: schools

Students use initiative to raise funds for hospice

Creative-thinking pupils from RGS Worcester have raised over £4,500 for St Richard’s Hospice. The Year Eight pupils signed up for the Flourishing Fivers initiative where they are asked to turn £5 into as much money as they can. The group of 90 pupils raised the cash through a number of fundraising initiatives including events such… Read more »

The Fabulous King’s Las Vegas Ball

Hundreds celebrated an evening of glitz and glamour in aid of St Richard’s Hospice at the Kings Hawford Las Vegas Ball, raising over £9000 to help the local charity care for patients with life-limiting illnesses. Over 200 people filled the ballroom at the Bank House Hotel, Bransford, on Saturday, 6th February, and guests enjoyed the… Read more »

Spreading snowdrops in aid of hospice

The children of Ombersley First School and Suckley School took their learning into the garden earlier this month when they planted snowdrops in the school gardens in support of St Richard’s Hospice. The children were given the opportunity to plant snowdrop bulbs, kindly supported by St Peter’s Garden Centre, and will now be able to… Read more »

Schools & Youth Groups

We are keen to work with our local schools and would be delighted to support your students to fundraise for St Richard’s Hospice. Flourishing Fivers sees budding entrepreneurs  invited to turn £5 into double the amount or more, this is aimed at ages 11 and above. Students are encouraged to use their business skills to… Read more »

Flourishing Fivers – top marks for Worcs schools

Pupils across Worcestershire schools have pulled out all the stops to raise an ‘incredible’ £10,723 for St Richard’s Hospice in the charity’s Flourishing Fivers scheme. Five schools took part this school year in the initiative which encourages pupils to turn entrepreneurs and turn £5 into as much money as they can. Pupils organize a range… Read more »