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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!

1 Million steps for Helping Hand

Posted by on Apr 8, 2021 in News Column | Comments Off on 1 Million steps for Helping Hand

1 Million steps for Helping Hand

1 Million steps for Helping Hand. Congratulations to Angeline McWilliams for completing her grueling challenge to walk 31,000 steps a day for the 31 days of March. This amounted to over 1 Million steps in all weathers to raised funds for the RBHSC and also the Palliative Care Center in Antrim Area Hospital. Angeline is on target to reach the target she set herself of £3,100 and is now enjoying a well earned rest. Many thanks Angeline and really well done. #HelpingSickChildren #RBHSC   1 Million steps for Helping...

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Vaughan Engineering Easter Donation

Posted by on Apr 7, 2021 in News Column | Comments Off on Vaughan Engineering Easter Donation

Vaughan Engineering Easter Donation

Thank you to Vaughan Engineering who left up Easter Eggs for the hospital. Everyone who attends the hospital over the Easter period is given an egg thanks to donations like this. Yum yum!  

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In memory of Michael Gilmore

Posted by on Apr 7, 2021 in News Column | Comments Off on In memory of Michael Gilmore

In memory of Michael Gilmore

Mollie Gilmore left 500 Easter Eggs collected by the Linfield FC Boys and Girls acadamy in memory of Mollie and Peter’s son Michael. 50 of these eggs were sent over to the Neonatal  unit and the rest were distributed around the wards in the RBHSC. Many thanks to everyone who donated an egg.   Mollie...

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Slieve Donard Climb 2021

Posted by on Mar 28, 2021 in Events Column, News Column | Comments Off on Slieve Donard Climb 2021

Slieve Donard Climb 2021

A great opportunity to hike Slieve Donard with experienced leaders, whilst raising funds for the Royal Belfast Hospital for Sick Children. #RBHSC #HelpingSickChildren    

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In Memory Of Michael Gilmore

Posted by on Mar 25, 2021 in News Column | Comments Off on In Memory Of Michael Gilmore

In Memory Of Michael Gilmore

Friends and family raised an amazing £11,000.00 in memory of Michael Gilmore. This money will be well received by the Paediatric Intensive Care Unit where Michael was cared for. Many thanks to Peter and Mollie for their support at this difficult time. #RBHSC #HelpingSickChildren  

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31000 steps for 31 days

Posted by on Mar 4, 2021 in News Column | Comments Off on 31000 steps for 31 days

31000 steps for 31 days

https://www.gofundme.com/f/angelines-charity-challenge A huge thank you to Angeline McWilliams who is completing 31000 steps for 31 days in aid of the RBHSC 😀 To support Angeline, please follow the...

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Fearghal Ferris Easter Baskets

Posted by on Feb 22, 2021 in Events Column, News Column | Comments Off on Fearghal Ferris Easter Baskets

Fearghal Ferris Easter Baskets

Huge shout out to young Fearghal Ferris and his Mum Martina who are raffling 15 Easter baskets through Facebook for the RBHSC 😀 🐣 #HelpingSickChildren  

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Jonah’s Fight in memory of Jonah Wright

Posted by on Feb 22, 2021 in News Column | Comments Off on Jonah’s Fight in memory of Jonah Wright

Jonah’s Fight in memory of Jonah Wright

Tanya Wright and her daughter Cyra presented a cheque for £835.09 from Jonah’s Fight in memory of Jonah Wright. The money was raised from bag packs and a charity night. The family are planning more fundraising events…watch this space! A huge thank you for this donation and to everyone who has supported Tanya & her family. #HelpingSickChildren #RBHSC   Jonah’s Fight in memory of Jonah...

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Belfast Marathon 2021

Posted by on Jan 28, 2021 in Events Column, News Column | Comments Off on Belfast Marathon 2021

Belfast Marathon 2021

Support the RBHSC – ⭐️Virtual Half Marathon – Saturday 1st May – Monday 3rd May ⭐️Marathon Run and Wheelchair Race, a Team Relay option for 2-5 people, an 8 Mile Walk and a Fun Run – Sunday 19th September Register following the link below, then get in touch with us for a fundraising pack & support. #HelpingSickChildren...

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Amazon Smile

Posted by on Jan 28, 2021 in Events Column, News Column | Comments Off on Amazon Smile

Amazon Smile

Hi Everyone! A lot of people at the minute are using services like Amazon for home deliveries. We’ve just signed up to Amazon Smile. It costs you nothing extra, but we get 0.5% of the net purchase (see more details below). It’s not huge, but every little helps 😀 Go to – smile.amazon.co.uk Please message us if we can provide any assistance. #RBHSC #HelpingSickChildren   ...

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