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Sally Hale 2
Foundation news /
May 2024

New trustee Sally Hale

We are delighted to announce the appointment of a new trustee to our board; Sally Hale, who brings a wealth of experience from her exceptional career working in the field of social care.

md cookoff
Fundraising for us /
May 2024

MD Kitchen Cook-off for charity

Barchester's Managing Directors are going head to head in a charity cook-off to raise money for Barchester's Charitable Foundation on Wednesday 29th May. The competition will be judged by Exec Board members.

Lauren pic1
Fundraising for us /
May 2024

Lauren takes on Ben Nevis

Lauren Lovatt normally works as part of the Regulation and Quality Improvement team at Barchester, but on 1st June she will be donning her walking boots and using sheer grit and determination to climb to the top of the 4,400ft summit of the highest point in the British Isles, in order to raise…

Cornerstone Benwell
Groups and charities we've helped /
May 2024

Cornerstone Benwell

Cornerstone Benwell, a community charity based in Newcastle's West End, received funding from us for the

230515 Mo
Individuals we've helped /
May 2024

Mo gets out and about

We awarded funding to a young man with a diagnosis of Cerebral palsy. The money was spent on an electric scooter, which has enabled Mo to get out and about independently.  

Arts 2 Heal
Groups and charities we've helped /
May 2024

Artful connections

Back in November last year, we awarded funding to Arts to Heal. They are an art-based mental health Charity founded in 2016 located on the outskirts of Blackburn.

Colin 1a
Fundraising for us /
May 2024

Colin Marsh takes on 100 mile cycling challenge

On Sunday 26th May, Colin Marsh, Head of Maintenance at Henford House care home in Wiltshire, will take part in the gruelling Ride 100 cycle race across London and Essex to raise money for Barchester’s Charitable Foundation.

Douglas v2
Individuals we've helped /
April 2024

Improved mobility for Douglas

Last September we awarded funding to Douglas. He has Myelodysplastic Syndrome (MDS) and had a stem cell transplant in 2019. He still suffers with the side effects of this and is having treatment to try and prevent any reoccurrence.

Straw Patch
Groups and charities we've helped /
April 2024

The Straw Patch Project - an array of activities

We recently awarded funding to the Straw Patch Project, a Community Interest Company based in Ilfracombe.

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