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Your help and support allows us to continue to help sick children. Take a look at some of the latest news and events to see what we’ve been up to at Helping Hand, and don’t forget to visit the ‘Ways To Help’ page to find out how you can get involved!

⭐️2021 Deep RiverRock Belfast City Marathon⭐️

Posted by on Jan 6, 2021 in Events Column, News Column | Comments Off on ⭐️2021 Deep RiverRock Belfast City Marathon⭐️

⭐️2021 Deep RiverRock Belfast City Marathon⭐️

⭐️2021 Deep RiverRock Belfast City Marathon⭐️ Date: Sunday 19th September 2021 Time: 9am Start: Stormont Estate (Prince of Wales Avenue) Finish: Ormeau Park Would you like to take part and support the RBHSC in the process? Register directly with the marathon team on the link below and then get in touch with ourselves for a supporter pack 🏃‍♀️...

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Paddy Raff Charity of the Month

Posted by on Jan 6, 2021 in News Column | Comments Off on Paddy Raff Charity of the Month

Paddy Raff Charity of the Month

A huge thank you to Paddy Raff for his support this month 😀 #RBHSC #HelpingSickChildren Follow this link – https://www.facebook.com/159716334735905/posts/707088029998730/?d=n

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FRP supports the RBHSC

Posted by on Dec 23, 2020 in News Column | Comments Off on FRP supports the RBHSC

FRP supports the RBHSC

FRP were unable to run their golf day this year but generously donated £1,500.00 each to Helping Hand RBHSC and the Children’s Hospice. FRP have now been doing this for 15 years and this year have passed £70,000 in donations to children’s charities. Many thanks and a Happy Christmas to David Ritchie and all the staff at FRP. #RBHSC...

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Jasmine Bleakley

Posted by on Dec 14, 2020 in News Column | Comments Off on Jasmine Bleakley

Jasmine Bleakley

A huge thank you to Jasmine Bleakley and her family and friends, who organised a number of events in memory of her son Joey. Jasmine organised flag days in Lisburn and Belfast. An abseil down the Europa, a football tournament and a disco night. Despite the obvious difficulties this year which meant some of these couldn’t happen, Jasmine and her friends and family managed to raise £4,601.83 for the RBHSC. A fantastic effort, thank you!...

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Johnson’s Solicitors (£750) and Waringstown Primary School (£800)

Posted by on Dec 14, 2020 in News Column | Comments Off on Johnson’s Solicitors (£750) and Waringstown Primary School (£800)

Johnson’s Solicitors (£750) and Waringstown Primary School (£800)

Special donation mentions to Johnson’s Solicitors (£750) and Waringstown Primary School (£800) Sadly no photos yet. WPS have been supporting us for a number of years now and this money was raised by their annual Christmas Post Box and Christmas Jumper Day 😄 #RBHSC...

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Christmas Hamper Appeal 2020

Posted by on Dec 9, 2020 in Events Column, News Column | Comments Off on Christmas Hamper Appeal 2020

Christmas Hamper Appeal 2020

Christmas Hamper Appeal 2020 WIN ONE OF OUR LUXURY HAMPERS WORTH UP TO £150!! Dear supporters, After 17 years, our Christmas Hamper Appeal has had to be cancelled this year due to Covid-19. Understandably, many businesses, cafes, bars and restaurants can not facilitate us this year. We would like to express our deepest thanks to all those businesses and individuals who have supported our campaign over the past 17 years. Thanks to your efforts, throughout those years the baskets have raised over £250,000 for the RBHSC! With this in mind we...

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“Santa invites Maisie to the North Pole”

Posted by on Dec 9, 2020 in News Column | Comments Off on “Santa invites Maisie to the North Pole”

“Santa invites Maisie to the North Pole”

Willie is Inundated with requests for his Christmas book. “Santa invites Maisie to the North Pole” Willie’s Christmas message to everyone is ; “ Your support is the best Christmas gift l could ever have wished for , Stay Safe. – Have a Happy and...

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Graham Construction Company

Posted by on Dec 9, 2020 in News Column | Comments Off on Graham Construction Company

Graham Construction Company

Sean O’Neil from Graham Construction Company presented Nigel with a £1,200.00 donation raised from a collection through their various sites. Many thanks for their ongoing...

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Shirley McCalmont Wellington Rec Football Club

Posted by on Dec 3, 2020 in News Column | Comments Off on Shirley McCalmont Wellington Rec Football Club

Shirley McCalmont Wellington Rec Football Club

⚽️ 🍰 ⚽️ 🍰 ⚽️ 🍰 ⚽️ 🍰 ⚽️ 🍰 ⚽️ 🍰 Many thanks to Shirley McCalmont from the Wellington Rec Football Club who organised an afternoon tea event in Larne Community Hall in memory of her son’s team mate Sammy Haveron. Unfortunately this fell foul of current Covid restrictions but this did not deter Shirley. She utilised her newly learnt baking skills and took it upon herself to deliver cakes and tea to 50 family and friends around Larne and the donations she received raised...

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Holly Hopkins

Posted by on Dec 1, 2020 in News Column | Comments Off on Holly Hopkins

Holly Hopkins

Big thank you to Holly Hopkins who popped in to deliver 200 selection boxes to the #RBHSC Yum yum!...

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