Archive: Apr 2015

Tiny Lives Travel the World

The Marsden twins are less than two months old and have already inspired the Tiny Lives name to travel to Australia! Ashley Cowley was already on a personal mission to complete 50 separate Park Run courses and a half marathon is now supporting Tiny Lives in the process after J and D were born 17 weeks premature.

If you can bear the sunshine envy, keep up with Ashley’s adventures on his blog and read more about his story and his fundraising on Just Giving.

More pictures to come!

Support Ashley on his runs and his team mates in spirit, J and D, while they’re on their journey through Special Care #TeamMarsden!

 

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A little summary of April

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Asda Gosforth raised £135.50 from their raffle held on Easter Monday, thank you to Michelle at Asda and all customers who bought tombola tickets and not forgetting the kind staff who donated the prizes.

 

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Tesco Bank raised over £24k in the last year as we were their charity partner in 2014/2015.  It has been great working alongside the community team and other staff members at their events.

 

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We were also nominated charity for P&G in 2014/2015 and they have raised over £29k for Tiny Lives, which is going to help support the Physiotherapist Post Tiny Lives supports.   P&G staff have been amazing and everyone at Tiny Lives cannot thank them enough.

 

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To the Inner Wheel Morpeth for inviting Tiny Lives along to their presentation evening and kindly donating  £400

 

We received some lovely knitted items from our supporters

Hats and Cardigans Hats by Paula Hughes Blankets by Helen Dillon mum

 

Our long time supporter Edwin supported Tiny Lives at the 17th Kirkby Stephen and Brough Classic Commercial Vehicle Rally which was held over Easter Weekend.

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The above is just a few of our supporters and we would like to say a massive thank you to everyone who supports Tiny Lives, without your support we cannot continue supporting staff, babies and the families on the Special Care Baby Unit.

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Sintons LLP staff change their view…

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At 4pm on Thursday 23rd April staff at Sintons LLP are changing their view of the world as they abseil down their building, The Cube, Barrack Road, Newcastle.

Brave staff members who are taking on this challenge have set up their Justgiving page and are encouraging friends and family to support them as much as they can.

Their aim is to beat their charity target this year for Tiny Lives and all the families and babies on the Special Care Baby Unit at the RVI.

Tiny Lives would like to wish them all, the greatest of luck and we will be waiting to say thank you at the bottom.   Happy Abseiling 🙂

Warrior Beach Assault 2015

Thank you to Jake Robson who kindly took part in the Warrior Beach Assault Course 2015

‘I chose to raise money for Tiny lives as it is a fantastic charity which carries out Excellent work. Also, They have  helped my close family in the past and numerous close friends get through what can be a very difficult time, providing support and help to them when they most needed it.’

Jake

Co-op Bank, Chester le Street

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Thank you to all the staff and customers at Co-op Bank, Chester le Street for the wonderful donation of £510.97 which has been raised throughout March 2015 from various fundraising activates.

 

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Easter Fun for Pagie and Hallie

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Thank you to everyone who supported Pagie and Hallie with their Easter Hamper Raffle.

They raised the wonderful amount of £133.13.

It was great for them to pop in to the office so we could personally say thank you.

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