Our new fundraising target

We're aiming to raise £50,000 this financial year (2024/25) and you can help! Last financial year we raised £38,260, so we'll need to work even harder to reach this year's target. We rely on fundraising, sponsorship and donations to allow us to continue our work helping local families with poorly children. Luckily, the [...]

By |2024-04-16T13:46:25+00:00April 16th, 2024|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Win a holiday in our Easter raffle!

Our raffle has now closed! Thanks to everyone who bought tickets. Find out the winners here. Enter our Easter raffle and you could win one of three fantastic prizes, including a short break in wonderful Woolacombe! Tickets cost just £1 each and are available online or in person at Tea by the Taw [...]

By |2024-04-09T12:38:19+00:00April 9th, 2024|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Our latest project at the children’s ward begins

Our latest project at Caroline Thorpe children's ward is underway! We've begun the transformation of another bedroom (called Cubicle 2) from a dull, clinical space to a beautiful, bright space. This is the fourth bedroom we will have refurbished on the children's ward and we are so thrilled to share our progress with you. [...]

By |2024-03-19T13:14:05+00:00March 19th, 2024|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Barum Mower Club – another new fundraiser!

Get your motors running, the Barum Mower Club is racing this way! Barum Mower Club is a group of enthusiastic people who race ride-on lawn mowers for fun at events and steam fairs. The Club has chosen Care for Kids as its charity of the year and will be raising funds for us at its [...]

By |2024-03-12T14:17:35+00:00March 12th, 2024|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Byeways Bowling Club charity of the year

Byeways Bowling Club has chosen us as its charity of the year! We are very pleased to be selected as the charity to benefit from the club's fundraising activities this season. Byeways Bowling Club is an active club with over 100 members, based in Fremington. Each year, the club hosts its annual 'Carnival Cup' tournament, [...]

By |2024-03-12T12:19:11+00:00March 12th, 2024|Uncategorized|0 Comments

North Devon Community Lottery is here!

We've joined the North Devon Community Lottery! The lottery is an easy and fun way for local charities, clubs and organisations to raise money. It's a chance for residents to support local charities and good causes, while also getting the chance to win cash prizes. The North Devon Community Lottery is now live, with 50% [...]

By |2024-02-20T14:31:34+00:00February 20th, 2024|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Barnstaple Roundtable Santa Sleigh – another record-breaking season

On Friday 19th January the annual presentation evening for the Barnstaple and District Roundtable Santa Sleigh took place at the Barnstaple Rugby Club. Fifteen groups and worthy charities were presented with their cheques from Paul Fryer, Ash Thorne and the club’s Chairman, Jack Shortridge. Paul and Ash highlighted, “We are immensely proud of what the [...]

By |2024-01-30T12:22:49+00:00January 30th, 2024|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Bumble Bear collecting for us at The Depot Eatery

The beautiful Bumble Bear is the latest addition to The Depot Eatery at Mullacott Cross. Bumble Bear was originally part of the Children's Hospice South West bear trail. The Depot Eatery loved her so much they successfully bid for her, to keep in the restaurant as a fundraiser. Every six months, The Depot Eatery will [...]

By |2023-10-12T09:50:50+00:00October 12th, 2023|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Welcome to our new trustee, Sarah

Join us in welcoming our latest charity trustee. Following a recent recruitment drive, we are pleased to welcome on board Sarah Bone as our new trustee. Sarah joins Jacky, Angelo, Fran and Jenny who have been involved in the charity since it began in 2009. Sarah is an experienced children’s nurse, working at Caroline [...]

By |2023-08-23T12:58:29+00:00August 23rd, 2023|News, Uncategorized|0 Comments


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