Local lady raises almost £1000 supporting friends with cancer

When local resident Emma Evans from the Stamshaw SFA estate found out that her friend, Sandie’s daughter Ayla aged 4 and another two children on the Navy estate were being supported by CLIC Sargent she wanted to help. CLIC Sargent is the UK’s leading charity for young cancer patients and …

Don’t Hate, Donate Portsmouth send 40ft container of aid to Syria

Portsmouth-based grassroots movement Don’t Hate, Donate sent a 40ft container of aid destined for Syria from The George — a pub in Alton — on February 9th 2017, after overwhelming public support brought in an influx of donations. In December 2016, the charity organised a mass gathering of solidarity in Guildhall Square …

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Grateful wife raises £1,450 for Portsmouth Renal Unit

Portsmouth resident Jackie Hill has raised £1,450 for Portsmouth Hospital NHS Trust’s Renal Unit in memory of her husband Graham Hill. Graham was a patient in the Renal Unit for 34 years, and was a real inspiration to staff and other patients Having had standard haemodialysis and a kidney transplant, …

QA’s Renal Team Fundraise to Improve Patient Experience

Staff from Queen Alexandra Hospital’s Renal Team have organised a range of different fundraising events to raise important funds for their Department. Funds raised will be put towards an important ultrasound scanner and other pieces of equipment to reduce waiting times and to improve the patient experience. The events organised …

Crabtree & Evelyn host charity shopping event for Portsmouth Hospitals Charity

Following the success of their 2016 event, Portsmouth Hospitals Charity have once again teamed up with Crabtree & Evelyn in Gunwharf Quays to host an exclusive Mother’s Day shopping event on Thursday 23rd March, from 7:00pm through 9:00pm. Tickets are just £10.00 and include a luxury goody bag, complimentary refreshments …

Gunwharf’s ARISE scheme aids three local charities

Three local charities have received funding from ARISE, the charitable scheme founded by Gunwharf Quays. The latest round of grants has enabled Bicycle Recycling South, Portsmouth Autism Support Network (PASN), and Southsea Greenhouse to buy new materials and establish local schemes to continue developing their facilities for the Portsmouth community.

Christmas Jumper Day raises money for QA Hospital

Portsmouth Hospitals Charity Trust, based at Queen Alexandra Hospital in Cosham, held an exciting Christmas Jumper Day on Friday 16th December, raising vital funds for the patients being treated within the Portsmouth Hospitals NHS Trust. Various departments from across the trust, including Defence Medical Group South, took part and wore …