Spotlight on the fundraising team

fundraising

Meet our Fundraising Team!  Based in both Whittington and Walsall, their job is to help keep the hospice running by raising over £3 million every year!  This is a big job, as you can imagine, so we rely on everyone’s support, including that of our wonderful volunteers. We raise the money through a variety of different methods. We […]

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Supporting students to support each other

SupportStudents

As part of our commitment to create compassionate communities, St Giles are working with schools in our catchment area to provide, and support, Bereavement Peer Mentors who have voluntarily offered to take up this role within their school. Jodie Phillips, lead of our young people’s bereavement service, “Phoenix at St Giles” and Ian Leech, our Community Engagement Manager,  have recently […]

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Support St Giles for free, when you shop online!

GiveasYouLive

As a supporter of St Giles Hospice you can raise free donations simply by shopping online using Give as you Live. Shop at over 4,000 leading online stores including Amazon, eBay, Tesco, John Lewis, Sainsbury’s, Marks & Spencers, Expedia and Trainline, to name but a few! All you need to do is sign up for […]

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A great, great gesture as generous Irene donates 90th birthday gifts to St Giles Walsall Hospice!

Irene Sanford

A selfless great, great grandmother from Walsall has enjoyed her 90th birthday party in the company of family and friends from all over the world – with all proceeds from the bash going to our Walsall Hospice!  Instead of birthday gifts, generous Irene Sanford asked her loved ones to make a donation to our hospice […]

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Lichfield 5k

5krun

This year, our popular event will be held on Sunday 20th March 2016 and places are going fast! Kick-start your 2016 running calendar and join us for a 5K run around Beacon Park, Lichfield.  It’s great for beginners and experienced runners. This event, starting at 10am, is open to anyone aged 10 and over.  Entry […]

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Traditional care & clinical expertise combine at our hospice

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Our Hospice is combining time-honoured traditional care with the cutting-edge nursing expertise of the present with a Community Team that visits patients with cancer or other serious illnesses in their own homes. That’s the front-line view of busy Dordon mum-of-two Lorna Manders, our Advanced Specialist Practitioner of Palliative Care. “If we look back, death was very […]

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Enoch Evans LLP Solicitors continues support for our Walsall Hospice with £800 donation

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Our Walsall Hospice has once again received a cash boost from Enoch Evans LLP Solicitors after the local law firm donated the proceeds from its participation in Make A Will Fortnight. The annual two-week fundraising initiative takes place every autumn, giving people the chance to take advantage of the professional services of our partner solicitors across […]

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Why we want you to ‘Love your Local Hospice’

Love Your Local Hospice

At St Giles Hospice, we really understand the meaning of the phrase ‘every penny counts’. It costs more than £9 million every year for us to provide our much-needed caring services, but because only around a third of this is funded by the Government, we depend on the support of our local community to keep […]

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