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A huge thank you this week goes to Topsham Friends of Hospiscare for representing the charity at the Topsham Christmas Fair. They raises nearly £500 at the fair and the Light Up a Life service, which was held in Topsham for the first time in 2018.
A big thank you to Morrison’s (Tiverton) for the lovely hamper of goodies that they sent to our nurses at Pine Lodge as they were working during the Christmas break. The nurses were thrilled at the surprise!
Many thanks to the Sandford Handbell Ringers, who came to Searle House to play some songs before Christmas. It was a fantastic day, and there was event the chance for patients, volunteers and staff a go on the bells, and to have a Christmas Carol sing-along.
Huge thanks to Year 6 students Emily and Mary, who held a cake bake for Hospiscare as part of their Devon Civic Award. They raised a fantastic £58.10 at their school selling cakes.
A huge thank you to all the wonderful volunteers who helped make our Christmas lunches such a success for Hospiscare day hospice patients.
A massive thank you goes to all the businesses who have kindly agreed to display Men's Walk banners, posters, beer mats and signs on their premises. Look out for signage at Double Locks, the Mill on the Exe, County Tyres, Exminster Fuel Station, Toby Carvery, Barley Manor Renovations, Devon and Exeter Squash Club, Westerly BMW, The Blue Ball and Vapormatic.
Many thanks once again to Darts Farm who have raised a jaw-dropping £6153 with their beautiful sunflowers.
Many thanks to Spectrum Choir for agreeing to be featured in the Hospiscare Christmas Video, and for all their hardwork learning and performing the song! You can watch the video below:
And finally, a massive thank you to everyone who donated to our Christmas Appeal, held a Hospiscare Christmas Hamper, or got involved in any fundraising or volunteering for the charity over the Christmas period.
We love seeing all that you do for Hospiscare so, if you are planning on doing any fundraising, please direct message us on Facebook or email firstname.lastname@example.org so that we can recognise your efforts. We couldn’t do what we do without you.