Our year in pictures – see our latest newsletter showcasing all of our 2016 activities. A record fundraising year to commemorate what would have been Katie’s 50th. Click here to read.
TOP GARDEN HONOURS The People voted at RHS Hampton Court and Katie’s Garden won the Summer/City Garden category of the ‘People’s Choice Award’ – an absolute ‘bloomin’ delight!! Wonderful news and testament to a marvellous garden design by Carolyn Dunster and Noemi Mercurelli. RHS Hampton Court themselves have awarded Katie’s Garden a SILVER MEDAL at this prestigious event. For press coverage – click here. For photos – click here.
Our Taff Trail intrepid walkers covered 55 miles in just 2 days in June walking from Brecon to Cardiff Bay. We raised a sensational….£18,380 – surpassing all expectation. For reactions from the walkers and support crew click here. For photos – click here for www.castorey.com pics and here for our amateur ones.
RECORD-BREAKING funds raised at our annual luncheon. Fortnum & Mason hosted yet another sensational lunch in March 2016 and we raised an amazing net total of just under £16,000, 15% up on last year and 35% up on 2014! Thank you to everyone who supported in whatever guise! We’ll be back there in March 2017 – more anon.
Do you work within the NHS and are looking to add lymphoedema management to your skills? If so, click here to see the Royal Marsden School of Cancer Nursing and Rehabilitation courses that you might be able to attend, sponsored by Katie’s Lymphoedema Fund.
We continue to support a variety of practitioners and since our inception in 2004, the breakdown of roles we have funded has been as follows:
- Nurses 63%
- Physiotherapists 21%
- General therapists 7%
- Complementary therapists 3%
- Occupational therapists 3%
- Other 3%
Fundraising – What’s Next
Book your place at our 2017 lunch:
Monday 6th MARCH – Fortnum & Mason – Noon rendezvous – be there or be square!
Tickets ON SALE FROM JENNY: firstname.lastname@example.org OR 58 Halliford St, London N1 3EQ – £70 per head.