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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!

Angeline McWilliams & Carrickfergus Golf Club

Posted by on Sep 18, 2018 in News Column | Comments Off on Angeline McWilliams & Carrickfergus Golf Club

Angeline McWilliams & Carrickfergus Golf Club

Can we express our deepest thanks to Angeline McWilliams (Lady Captain) & Carrickfergus Golf Club for their support. For Angeline’s year as captain, they organised a quiz night & 70’s night raising £5,160.62 for the #RBHSC 🙂...

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Loop 4 Levi

Posted by on Sep 18, 2018 in News Column | Comments Off on Loop 4 Levi

Loop 4 Levi

Huge thank you to the Kernohan family & friends who held a 200km loop of the North Coast, raising £3,520 for the #RBHSC! Read their story below – 200km…. in one day….. here’s why… After suffering from constant tonsillitis from the age of one, we were happy that our son Levi, aged three and a half, received a date to have his tonsils removed and was going to be free from the recurring infections that were happening every four weeks. However on Monday 30th May 2016 Levi took a post tonsillectomy bleed which...

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Openwave Mobility Belfast

Posted by on Sep 18, 2018 in News Column | Comments Off on Openwave Mobility Belfast

Openwave Mobility Belfast

Huge thank you to the team at Openwave Mobility Belfast!! Each year they have a long distance charity cycle (100km!) and the RBHSC was the beneficiary this year. They raised £5,500  #HelpingSickChildren   ...

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Royal North of Ireland Yacht Club Regatta Diner

Posted by on Sep 6, 2018 in News Column | Comments Off on Royal North of Ireland Yacht Club Regatta Diner

Royal North of Ireland Yacht Club Regatta Diner

Nigel collected a cheque from the house committee of the Royal North of Ireland Yacht Club raised from a collection at their annual regatta dinner. Many thanks to the flag officers and members for their continued support.  

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Devenish Complex Play Room

Posted by on Sep 6, 2018 in News Column | Comments Off on Devenish Complex Play Room

Devenish Complex Play Room

The charity committee from the Devenish Complex called into the hospital last week to view the new play room in the theatres which has recently been refurbished with the latest sensory equipment available demonstrated by play specialist Mary Connor. This room plays a vital role in preparing patients for surgery by relaxing both patients and parents and relieving the inevitable stress involved in any surgical procedure. The Devenish Complex have been raising funds for the hospital for five years and not only funded this project but also...

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Rob Roy Way

Posted by on Aug 28, 2018 in News Column | Comments Off on Rob Roy Way

Rob Roy Way

Massive thank you to John, Simon, David & Michael who have recently completed the Rob Roy Way, walking from Drymen to Pitlochry…77miles across the Highlands So far they have raised over £1,300 for the #RBHSC. Follow their JustGiving link here –...

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Openwave Mobility Belfast

Posted by on Aug 28, 2018 in Events Column, News Column | Comments Off on Openwave Mobility Belfast

Openwave Mobility Belfast

Next Thursday a team from Openwave Mobility Belfast set out on a 100km cycle in aid of the #RBHSC Huge thank you team! If you’d like to support their fundraising effort, follow the link below....

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Rock Concert

Posted by on Aug 28, 2018 in News Column | Comments Off on Rock Concert

Rock Concert

Huge thank you to Martin, Gilana, Aine & the Viva Bar for their amazing support. They put together a Rock Concert & raised £1,693.00 for the #RBHSC (Nigel got more money going out the door, that’s why the cheque is less )...

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Dunbarton Bowling Club

Posted by on Aug 21, 2018 in News Column | Comments Off on Dunbarton Bowling Club

Dunbarton Bowling Club

Nigel receives a cheque for £1085.00 from Henry Clarke Chairman Dunbarton Bowling Club, Gilford, being the proceeds from a Barbecue held in the Clubhouse during July in appreciation for the expert medical and nursing care afforded to little Joshua Topping following his surgery in June in the Children’s Hospital. L to R. Mark Topping (father), Henry Clarke (Dunbarton Bowling Cub), Nigel Kearney (Helping Hand Charity), Baby Joshua, Susan Topping (mother), Graham Topping (Grandfather/BBQ Organiser) In Front. Caitlyn and Emily, Joshua’s...

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Fun Day Spar Ballycastle

Posted by on Aug 21, 2018 in News Column | Comments Off on Fun Day Spar Ballycastle

Fun Day Spar Ballycastle

Connie & Ryan present Nigel with £610 Connie organised a fun day at the Spar shop, Castle Street, Ballycastle. Thank you to everyone who supported the day!...

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