North Devon Sports and Classic Car Club donation

A great big thank you to the North Devon Sports and Classic Car Club, who recently donated £1,000 to our charity. The club chose Care for Kids as its charity of the year in 2022. Throughout the year the club raises funds with collection pots at club nights. They also hosted two car shows, one [...]

By |2023-03-15T10:16:56+00:00March 15th, 2023|News, our fundraisers|0 Comments

Our latest fundraisers

Meet two of our latest fundraisers, Becky Brennan and Matt Selway. Every year, we're blown away by how many people take on fundraising challenges and the effort they go through to raise money for our charity. Becky's London Marathon One of our regular supporters, Becky Brennan, completed the London Marathon for us [...]

By |2023-05-03T14:23:06+00:00February 28th, 2023|News, our fundraisers|0 Comments

New Year gift from the Blue Knights

Blue Knights Motorcycle Club has raised and donated £1,000 to our charity. The Club raises money throughout the year and then selects a charity worthy to receive it. Lisa, from the Club says: "We raised the money through our Christmas party raffle and auction, and also by collecting fines when out riding and on trips [...]

By |2023-01-11T11:02:47+00:00January 11th, 2023|News|0 Comments

Help us reach our fundraising target!

Our fundraising target for 2022/23 is £40,000. For a small charity, this is an ambitious target. Can you help us reach it? We are entirely self-funded, relying on fundraising, sponsorship and grants to continue our work supporting local families. Our financial year runs from April to March. Since April we've raised £33,636 so [...]

By |2022-11-08T14:36:30+00:00October 5th, 2022|News|0 Comments

Torridge Elite Majorettes fundraising event

The Torridge Elite Majorettes are hosting their presentation evening next month and raising funds for our charity. There will be dinner, dancing and more at the Royal Hotel in Bideford, in loving memory of Emily Carey. The event costs £25 for adults, £14 for under 12s and £5 for majorettes. It takes place on Thursday [...]

By |2022-06-29T10:30:54+00:00June 29th, 2022|News|0 Comments

Quiz night hosted by our Great North Runners

Some of our Great North Run team are hosting a Quiz Night to raise funds for us. If you fancy a quizzical night out with drinks and a raffle, gather a team and join the fun. The quiz night takes place at the Wrey Arms in Sticklepath on Saturday 11 June. Arrive by 7.15pm for [...]

By |2022-05-11T10:31:41+00:00May 11th, 2022|News, Our events|0 Comments

Our Great North Runners did great!

Congratulations to our lovely team of Great North Runners, who took part in the world's largest half marathon on 12 September 2021. Jodie Wilson, Sarah Pile, Kim Kendall, Marie Dunphy and Becky Brennan ran the Great North Run in Newcastle and raised a fantastic £2,455.87 between them, which is an amazing amount! If you [...]

By |2022-02-01T14:28:37+00:00September 17th, 2021|New Fundraising Challenges, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Norman Family Charitable Trust grant for £1500

Great news! The Norman Family Charitable Trust has awarded us a grant of £1,500. We will use the funds to help with the running costs of our charity. This means we can concentrate our efforts on fundraising for local families. Jacky Massos, Charity Manager, says: “We are very pleased to receive this grant from The [...]

By |2021-05-12T09:06:35+00:00May 12th, 2021|News|0 Comments

Virtual Great North Run 2020

Join our Virtual Great North Run team and help us raise vital funds. The Great North Run has been cancelled this year and thousands of charities, including ours, are missing out. Introducing, the Virtual Great North Run half marathon on Sunday 13 September! It’s free to take part in, regardless of whether you had [...]

By |2022-02-01T14:35:39+00:00August 13th, 2020|Uncategorized|0 Comments


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