All fundraising is fantastic, but this is a star performance. Rajiv Pather a year two student at Chigwell School took the trouble to prepare a presentation about Grace and Smiles and presented this to friends and family in return for them sponsoring him. In doing so he raised a wonderful […]
TRUSTEES REPORT 2014~15 Over £34,000 was raised in the year, so a huge thank you to all of our fantastic supporters. This, together with funds raised in previous years, has enabled us to support the potentially ground breaking initiative detailed here: Smiles sponsors GOSH/Institute of Child Health research project ****** […]
Star studded football match raises thousands Our Patron Jusden Halibi teamed up with Chigwell School’s Bursar, Dave Morrison to arrange the second football match in Grace’s memory. The students took on a Headmaster’s XI that included Orient’s new Head Coach, Ian Hendon and TV stars Bradley Walsh and Ben Shepherd. […]
On Sunday 6th September Sara Hawking (mother of our Patron Jess Lester) organized a 5k ‘SMILE’ around Epping Forest. Over 100 turned up for this mixture of running and strolling through the beautiful ancient forest on a wonderful morning. At time of writing a fantastic £3,000+ has been raised by […]
Bancroft’s supports Smiles Our Patron Emma Jackson and our great friend Kaushal Kudhail organized an evening of entertainment at Bancroft’s School and raised a fantastic £938 for the charity. A massive thank you to Emma, Kaushal and all involved.
Harlow College goes purple and supports Grace’s memory A big thank you to Luke Riches and Beth Harris who heard Grace’s story and decided to support the charity. Holding a Purple Day at Harlow College in December; raising £250. Thank you to Luke, Beth and all the students who supported […]