Now in its 21st year, 220 pupils took part in the Rotary District Special Needs Football Festival, held at Aston Villa Football Club Academy recently.
M&S Sutton Coldfield has raised over £3000 after a month-long fundraising campaign for Macmillan Cancer Support’s flagship annual event, World’s Biggest Coffee Morning.
One particular organisation that benefited from the exposure of the Expo was the Friends Of Libraries In Our Sutton Coldfield who have reported that following the event two members of the public generously donated £1400.
Friends of Good Hope Hospital were delighted to have collected an incredible £6,000 from the Sainsbury’s Local on Walsall Street in Sutton Coldfield, the results of a successful year’s charity work with the local supermarket.
The KIDS West Midlands charity has a new piece of equipment at their Early Years Centre on Birmingham Road in Sutton Coldfield, following a donation by the Rotary Club of Wylde Green.
A brave ten-year-old from Sutton Coldfield has had her long locks shaved off for charity declaring: “It’s only hair, it will grow back!”
More than 20 people went over the edge in a 170ft abseil to raise money for John Taylor Hospice. Descending 17 floors from the roof of Birmingham’s Park Regis Hotel, the abseilers have raised over £6,000 to support families across the West Midlands.
Parkinson’s UK Royal Sutton Coldfield and North Birmingham Branch has received a cheque from Sainsbury’s Mere Green to the value of £8,365.87