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Christmas e-cards are now available!

Does the thought of writing and sending Christmas cards fill you with dread? There’s another way! You can now order Care for Kids bespoke charity Christmas e-cards. Donate the cost of cards and stamps to us and send your friends and family an e-card instead. Head to our dontsendacard.com page today and choose from [...]

By |2020-11-12T13:45:33+00:00November 12th, 2020|News, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Pumpkin carving competition winners

Thank you to everyone who entered our Halloween pumpkin carving competition! The North Devon Gazette found it really tricky to choose the winners, as everyone showed such creativity and humour. The 10 and under category was won by Bradley Stephens, a Lego mad seven-year-old who had hours of fun creating this amazing Lego pumpkin house. [...]

By |2020-11-05T13:25:10+00:00November 5th, 2020|Uncategorized|0 Comments

The Mayor’s charity of the year

The Mayor of Barnstaple, Councillor Alan Rennes, has chosen us as his charity of the year. As the Mayor’s usual fundraising events aren’t possible in the current climate, he will be taking his fundraising online in a series of virtual events. Care for Kids will be the lucky recipient of the Mayor’s fundraising efforts. [...]

By |2020-09-29T11:39:40+00:00September 29th, 2020|News, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Care for Kids Spooky Run – enter if you dare!

Get ready for our Spooky Run - the next spook-tacular virtual event from Care for Kids North Devon. Enter if you dare! We’re organising a fun family event to keep the ‘spirit’ of Halloween alive during lockdown. Who can enter our Spooky Run? The Care for Kids Virtual Spooky Run takes place [...]

By |2020-09-13T18:29:37+00:00September 13th, 2020|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Read our summer newsletter

We’ve just published our summer newsletter. Find out what we’ve been up to and how you have helped with our fundraising events and challenges. We’ve also been working on our latest project to transform another bedroom at the Caroline Thorpe children’s ward at North Devon District Hospital. You can see lots of photos in our [...]

By |2020-09-01T11:04:53+00:00August 8th, 2020|News, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Declutter and Donate to us

Virgin Money Giving has teamed up with World of Books Group and trade-in site Ziffit to give our charity an innovative new way to raise funds. It's quick, easy and most importantly, safe. By decluttering at home, you can donate your unwanted books, CDs, DVDs and games through trade-in site and app Ziffit. 100% [...]

By |2020-05-02T08:10:12+00:00May 2nd, 2020|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Easter colouring competition

Our colouring competition is now closed. As a small charity, we are going to be struggling to keep afloat without our usual fundraising activities. We won't get through the Coronavirus crisis without your help. Donate as little or as much as you can, we know times are going to be hard for everyone. [...]

By |2020-04-12T06:31:20+00:00March 24th, 2020|News, Uncategorized|0 Comments

10th anniversary special edition newsletter

It's our 10th birthday! This year we celebrate 10 years of fundraising and supporting local families in North Devon. We've achieved so much over the last decade, none of which would have been possible without the help of volunteers and supporters, like you. In this special anniversary edition of our [...]

By |2019-11-07T11:14:21+00:00November 7th, 2019|News, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Coffee morning and book sale for Great North Run fundraising

Two of our supporters, Sara and Karen, are hosting a coffee morning to boost their fundraising efforts for the Great North Run in September. The coffee morning takes place at Karen's house on Saturday 17 August from 10am to 12.30pm. Sara and Karen are raising funds for both Care for Kids North Devon and North [...]

By |2019-08-07T07:35:47+00:00August 6th, 2019|News, Uncategorized|0 Comments