Buffet Lunch/Book Sale/Bring & Buy raises £400

Thank you to Helen and everyone who was involved in arranging, baking, cooking and donating in order to make this event a great success.

‘Strawberry Tea’ raises £1,100

Many thanks to Pam and everyone who worked so hard at this event in order to make it such a success.

24 Hour Squashathon raises £576

Many thanks to the many people from the Northern Club, Crosby who helped to make this event possible.

Gaynor’s 10K Run raises £397

Many thanks to Gaynor who undertook a 10k run in aid of SWACA.

‘Sponsored Wax’ raises £350

4 very brave employees from HM Revenue & Customs (Benefits & Credits Section) undertook a Sponsored Wax to raise funds for SWACA recently.

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Karen Griffiths and Lee Austin from the Benefits & Credits Section, HM Revenue & Customs visited SWACA in order to present the cheque.

Anne & Gill accepted the cheque from Karen & Lee on behalf of SWACA

Many thanks to the courageous four and also to the people who sponsored their event.

 

Marks and Spencer’s, Bootle  Charity of the Year raises £2,332 for SWACA

Many thanks to everyone involved in supporting SWACA through the Bootle Outlet Store of Marks and Spencer.  Your support is very much appreciated.

‘Walking with Angels’

photo 4A group of fundraisers undertook a charity walk in memory of four very special girls, who have all died.   

The ‘Walking with Angels’ trek was organised by Becky Humphrey and friends,  in memory of two little girls, Millie Heaton and Amelia Mae Davies, who both lost their lives to Neuroblastoma, and Rebecca Ayres and Rebecca Bamber who both died as a result of Domestic Violence.

photo 2The walk started from Morrisons car park in Ormskirk and finished at the Britannia Hotel in Otterspool, a total of 21 miles.  The 18 walkers set off at 8.30am and finished at 2.45pm.

Becky said “It’s so sad to think that one child every 16 hours loses their life to Neuroblastoma and three women a week are killed because of Domestic Violence”.

SWACA would like to thank everyone who was involved with ‘Walking with Angels’ for their support.  So far £700 has been raised for SWACA.

More photographs from the walk can be viewed on: http://flipagram.com/f/J58VXwXXXO

Thank you to the two kind anonymous Sefton residents who sent a parcel of new clothes to the office recently.  

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Lathom

Many, Many thanks to Dave Jamieson and The Merseyrats from the Lathom Club, Seaforth.

Each year Dave helps to raise enough to send two of our families on holiday and ensures another two families enjoy Christmas with gifts and food.

The Merseyrats, Merseybeat artists,  play every Thursday night at the Lathom.

Thank you to the following groups and organisations who have supported SWACA, both financially and non financially  this year:  Bootle Soroptimists,  Crosby Soroptimists,  St. Lukes Church Council,  St. Lukes Women’s Fellowship,  Sefton Spotlight,  The Lathom Club, Marks and Spencers, Bootle,  St. Peter’s Church, Formby, Hugh Baird College, Girl Talk,  Mel Inn Slimming World,  Southport Rotary Club,  Shop Direct,  Liverpool Libra.

Thank you to the many, many individuals who also support SWACA throughout the year by undertaking fundraising events or making donations financially or otherwise.