Category Archives: Christmas

Review of 2015 – Part 3

Our final review of 2015 takes us from September through to December. Thanks for all your contributions to Community Link-Up, it was a terrific year! There were also special slideshows made for: The netball tournament The Futsal tournament Christmas Jumper … Continue reading

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It’s S’Elfie Time!

What an amazing response we had to this year’s Christmas Jumper Day! A record number of locations took part and the pictures of all your S’Elfies just kept on coming! We’ve gathered them all up into the slideshow below, so you have the … Continue reading

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A Christmas Treat

Emma Broom has been tempting her Rowan House colleagues with an extra yummy treat for Christmas… “We were asked by RNIB to raffle off a delicious chocolate Santa following a successful chocolate egg completion at Easter. We raised £52.00 in total … Continue reading

Posted in Charity Fundraising, Christmas, Fetes, Sales and Raffles, Food and Drink

S’Elfie Action from Borehamwood!

Borehamwood got into some early Christmas Jumper Day action this year by holding theirs on Wednesday! Thanks to Warren Winstone for sending us the first of your S’Elfies, with Team Metro proudly sporting their festive knitwear. We look forward to seeing … Continue reading

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It’s Christmas Jumpers Plus!

As well as taking part in Friday’s Christmas Jumper Day, everyone at Rowan House is being asked to do a little extra something this year. Donation boxes have appeared in reception ready for any jumpers (Christmas or otherwise!), hats, gloves, … Continue reading

Posted in Appearance, Charity Fundraising, Christmas, Donations in Kind, Dress Up/Down Days

Do your bit in a Christmas knit!

It’s time to dig out the festive jumpers, our popular Christmas Jumper Day is back. Love them or hate them, Friday 18 December sees the nation unite in a woolly embrace for Christmas Jumper Day 2015. If you’re not already in … Continue reading

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More for Wishes

DMD‘s Maria Hieke got in touch last month with news of her latest activities to support Wishes4Kids. “On Friday 12th December a few member of the IT Team took part in the ‘Christmas Jumper Day’, each member paid their £1 for … Continue reading

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Christmas Greetings

Newport‘s special effort for Christmas Jumper Day says it all. Thank you 🙂 Meanwhile, over at Slough, Shefali Patel reports… “We at had great fun celebrating Christmas Jumper Day as we had a great response from all staff and Managers … Continue reading

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What a Lot We Got!

As you can see we had a fantastic response to our alternative Secret Santa appeal at Rowan House! There weren’t 30, nor 40 gifts donated to the Hop Skip and Jump respite centre as hoped. Instead, there was  a magnificent … Continue reading

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Bring on the Dashing Santas!

Our dashing Santas from the Marketing Services Team at Rowan House raised a fantastic £635 for Prospect Hospice. And that’s not all! LTN‘s Eugene Howson has news of another Santa run, in Reading this time… “Ho, Ho, Ho!!! (getting into character) … Continue reading

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