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Auctions raised over £1,200!

Our Christmas auctions raised over £1,200! Thanks to the generosity of North Devon businesses and keen bidders who took away some amazing goodies. Throughout November and December, we held a series of auctions on Facebook. We had some incredible prizes including a dryrobe, a hang-gliding session, quad biking vouchers, and Christmas hampers. We also had lots [...]

By |2020-12-10T12:31:32+00:00December 10th, 2020|News|0 Comments

Christmas Appeal – help care for a child close to you

Today we launch our Christmas Appeal - can you help? We need to raise vital funds to get us through the increasingly hard times caused by COVID-19. There are lots of ways you can help us to continue our work supporting North Devon families, who are struggling with the awful reality of having [...]

By |2020-12-03T13:33:05+00:00November 12th, 2020|News|0 Comments

Donate to us when you shop with AmazonSmile

Support our charity every time you shop at Amazon. Use AmazonSmile and put a smile on our face this Christmas! What is AmazonSmile? AmazonSmile is a website operated by Amazon. It allows you to enjoy the same wide selection of products and low prices as on amazon.co.uk. However, when you shop through the URL [...]

By |2020-11-12T12:31:02+00:00November 12th, 2020|News|0 Comments

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 2020

Get your knives and spoons at the ready. Our pumpkin carving competition is now live! We’ve teamed up with the North Devon Gazette to deliver some festive fun for you this Halloween. Pay a small donation to our charity and get creative for a chance to win some tasty treats from Ilfracombe Chocolate Emporium. [...]

By |2020-10-20T10:28:43+00:00October 6th, 2020|News|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

10k results – a race with a difference!

Last week 129 runners took to the streets of North Devon and beyond for our virtual 10k! The virtual event replaced our annual Barnstaple 10km race, which normally attracts about 400 runners and raises up to £8,000. Local runners helped us raise just over £1,120. This will help us to continue providing financial support to [...]

By |2020-07-14T12:01:01+00:00July 14th, 2020|News|0 Comments

Care for Kids charity auctions this month

Take part in one of our charity auctions on Facebook throughout May. Each weekend in May you'll have the chance to pick up some fantastic lots, all donated by lovely North Devon businesses. By bidding, you'll not only be supporting our small charity, you'll be giving local businesses a boost when they reopen. Your [...]

By |2020-05-06T09:21:04+00:00May 6th, 2020|News, Our events|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