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Billy Spakemon has fundraised for our charity for many years, donating the money he has raised from busking to many different departments such as Diabetes Unit, Georgina Unit, breast and prostate cancer care, and this year children’s and neonatal services. Billy’s aim is to beat his previous year’s total of £11,000 which is already on track to do. You can find Billy busking and performing across the Halesowen and Dudley area.
Emma and her father, Peter Gathercole, used to be fundraising duo in their mission to raise money to purchase interactive touch-screen tables to help dementia patients. After Peter unfortunately passed away after losing his battle with cancer, Emma carried on his legacy inspired by her late father’s compassion and dedication. Emma was recently successful in raising the funds to purchase a table and is now continuing to fundraise to purchase a second. To raise the money, Emma has been hosting virtual quizzes and raffles which have been very successful in raising funds.
Sara and her daughter Kaneez have recently started donating to our children’s ward on a regular basis. The donations have ranged from Easter eggs, toys, colouring books, colouring pencils and much more! Kaneez even sold sweets at her school to help raise money to buy gifts for the children. Sara has assured that she will be continuing her donations into the foreseeable future.