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We are delighted to announce that Debenhams (Worcester) have chosen our charity, Malvern Special Families, as their Charity of The Year 2019.
Debenhams launched their fundraising campaign on Friday 12th April 2019, with a weekend of banners, balloons and a collaborative window display (see picture below).
Next time you are visiting Worcester please pop in store to say ‘hello’ to the wonderful staff who are helping to raise vital funds for our charity.
If you would like to make a donation, collection pots will be available at all till points throughout the store. All of your kind donations will go directly towards helping us to continue supporting local children and families across Worcestershire.
We are delighted to announce that Malvern Special Families have appointed Gareth Jones as their new Chief Executive Officer. Gareth has a wealth of experience in the third sector, working with children and adults with learning disabilities in schools, colleges, residential and supported living provision. Gareth replaces Business Manager Maria Munday, who has done soContinue Reading
We would like to say a big ‘thank you’ to the lovely team at Barton Court for organising such a fangtastic Holloween event in aid of Malvern Special Families. Doors open at 4.00pm tomorrow. There will be fun and games for all ages, music, competitions and prizes galore!!! So why not pop along with your friends andContinue Reading
Chief Executive Officer – Malvern Special Families – “Every child and young person needs access to excellent social opportunities within their local community” Exciting opportunity to lead the next stage development and delivery of a unique local not for profit organisation. Malvern Special Families (MSF) is Worcestershire’s leading charity supporting children with special needs andContinue Reading
A real-life super hero has pledged to fundraise for Malvern Special Families by taking part in not one, but TWO Ironman challenges for the small charity. Tom Brazington will be doing a “Double Ironman” in Snowdonia in September – which means swimming 4.8 miles, followed by a 224-mile bike ride and then running two back-to-back marathons,Continue Reading
Two sisters from Worcester have completed one of the UK’s toughest ultra-marathon challenge at the weekend. The pair took part in the ‘Race to the Stones’ ultra-marathon in sizzling temperatures during which participants were challenged to run 100km along Britain’s oldest path within 24 hrs. Kerrin Fearns and Briony Mills from Worcester, took on theContinue Reading
We are delighted that 3 of our charity’s playleaders have won Awards in the Professionals category at the Generation CAN Awards in Worcester. The Generation CAN Awards are local awards to celebrate the remarkable achievements of children with Special Educational Needs and Disabilities and the adults who support them. Margaret Bennett, Ann Gilchrist and LauraContinue Reading
Two fearless fundraisers are taking on one of the UK’s toughest ultra-marathon challenge at the weekend. The pair will run 100km along Britain’s oldest path this weekend, for a local charity. Briony Mills and Kerrin Fearns wanted to take on an extreme challenge to fundraise for Malvern Special Families, a local charity which supports familiesContinue Reading
Malvern Special Families charity has launched it’s summer fun fundraising campagin. We need to fundraise £1500 by Friday 13th July to enable our small charity to purchase a specialist changing table plus sensory toys for our summer playschemes for children and young people with disabilities. You can text to donate: Text MSFS18 £10 to 70070Continue Reading
A local runner is taking parting in the Zwolle Half Marathon in June to help raise awareness and fundraise for local charity Malvern Special Families. Judy Gudgeon, one of the charity’s Trustees, is limbering up ahead of the Scania Zwolse Half Marathon which takes place in the Netherlands on June 9th. Continue Reading