Tag Archives: Fundraising

Generosity from the Heart for the John King Brain Tumour Foundation

Generosity from the Heart for the John King Brain Tumour Foundation

Generosity from the Heart – The recent pandemic has brought many locals together in more ways than one. Whether shopping for your neighbour, keeping in touch with those who are housebound or revisiting old job roles to help those in need, the community spirit has been inspirational. We are so grateful that Eileen Carney-Jones a semi-retired nurse practitioner […]

John King Brain Tumour Charity Golf Day Raises £27,000!!!

John King Brain Tumour Charity Golf Day Raises £27,000!!!

John King Brain Tumour Charity Golf Day Raises £27,000!!!  A big ‘thank you’ to all the teams who took to Woburn Golf Club for the John King Brain Tumour Foundation Charity Golf Day. Taking place on the stunning Marquess Course. The day concluded with a delicious three-course dinner from the acclaimed Woburn hospitality team, an after-dinner speech by Mick Fitzgerald, retired […]

Laura King MBE – Women Talking Online

Laura King MBE - Women Talking Online

Laura King MBE – Women Talking Online Laura King is the founder of King’s Fine Food, the largest importer of caviar into the United Kingdom, Mother to Holly, Harry, Stepmother to Gemma and Gareth, Grandmother to Mollie as well as creator of the John King Brain Tumour Foundation. Having recently received an MBE for her […]

Virtual “Gala in your Parlour” Dinner

Gala

Virtual “Gala in your Parlour” Dinner – Saturday 17th October 2020 Join our first ever Virtual Fundraising Gala event for the John King Brain Tumour Foundation. With plans on hold for our biannual Gala Dinner in London, we are delighted to be hosting our first-ever Virtual Fundraising Gala event, ‘Gala In Your Parlour’. It will be an evening packed […]

Our Intrepid Brave Trekkers Are Back Safe And Sound

Hi, The amazing team who battled hyperthermia, 2 freak snowstorms and winds of 80 miles an hour on Kilimanjaro are back at the Hotel. Holly said she will never take a shower for granted again!! As I am writing this I know they are celebrating the amazing journey.  Most of us who have climbed Kilimanjaro […]

Congratulations Kilimanjaro Fund Raising Team!

Congratulations Kilimanjaro Fund Raising Team!

Well done, to the Kilimanjaro Team on such a huge achievement. We are so proud of Holly King for raising over 5,000 so far, please keep those donations flowing for the John King Brain Tumour Foundation. We are a registered charity supporting the Atkinson Morley Wing of St George’s Hospital to treat brain diseases and disorders. […]

Kilimanjaro Team – Another Update

Kilimanjaro Team - Another Update

Hi to every one, I have just had the latest update from our Kilimanjaro Team. A hasty phone call from Holly saying was I sitting down, then the phone went dead!  You can imagine how worried I was. She called back and relayed the story of the previous night. They set off and after 5.5 […]

Charity Skydive Event

Charity Skydive Event

Charity Skydive Event – Skydivers jump to it to raise £10,000 for the neurosurgical department at St. George’s Hospital, Atkinson Morley Wing. A team of 9 made a leap of faith as aerial dare-devils in the first skydive in aid of the John King Brain Tumour Foundation. The group took the plunge from 12,000 ft above […]