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MARCH - NOVEMBER 2016

In the past few months our supporters have been busy fundraising:

Heidi Goodyear  - raised £74 in her "cancer tin" in March and another £91 in September
Sammi Jay - Raised £3,330 at "A Night of Song and Dance" in June
Wendy has donated £110 from the work's tuck shop.
Three Sixty Water Ltd donated £120
The Entertainer (Barnsley) for the huge cuddly teddy bear.
Wilthorpe Primary School have donated £189 for their non uniform day.
Our coffee mornings and car boot sale raised £1,884 and The Waterton Park Golf event raised £1,500.  A special thank you to Ann and Ann- Marie for their donations of £100 and to everyone who has supported us over the last few months, not just by donating but by giving up their precious time to help.






FEBRUARY 2016

Eve's Place of Beauty

Thank you to Clare and the team for giving up your time (again!) for this lovely event.  Some very happy and relaxed ladies - and you raised £282 x

JANUARY 2016

Anabelle and the Emmanuel Church Brownies Sponsored Silence.

Thanks to Anabelle and all the Brownies for keeping quiet and raising £380!


HFMA Yorkshire & Humber Regional Branch - Charity Raffle

£1,120 was raised from this year's charity raffle. Thanks to everyone who bought a ticket.


DECEMBER 2015

Mind Body & Spirit

Thanks to Michelle and the over 60's yoga class for raising £400 x


Jackie Coysh £5k Santa Dash and £10k Winter Run

Thank you Jackie for choosing the Pippa Jones Trust.  You donated over £720 for these events.

Rotherham CCG and Barnsley MBC coffee mornings

We would like to thank our friends and colleagues at RCCG and BMBC for hosting coffee mornings this month.  These have become regular events and we greatly appreciate the effort everyone puts in to making these a success.  RCCG raised £841 and RMBC raised £531. (A special thank you to Keely and Julian Firth for donating £150 from the sale of bird boxes.)


Donation in memory of Alex Cole Swann

We would like to thank Steve, Karen, Nathan and the rest of Alex's family and friends for donating £8,376 to The Pippa Jones Trust in memory of Alex who sadly passed away last May, aged 33 following a battle against cervical cancer.


NOVEMBER 2015

Ladies Shopping event 12th November 

Our shopping event held at the Bluebell Banqueting suite raised over £1,500.  We had 25 stalls, raffle, tombola and a cake stall.  Thank you Natural Cement for your £100 donation towards this event. See list of raffle prize winners below.



Raffle prize Winners 

Festive Hamper - Blue 216 Rachel Hamer
Wine Hamper - Pink 61 June Mc
2 x £20 Gift vouchers Yellow 166 and White 366 Ruth Roberts and Ms Quinn
3 tier chocolates - yellow 101 Jenny Cross
Laura Ashely Gift Set - Pink 396 Kelly
Body shop Gift Set - Blue 276
Cannon Hall Family Ticket for 4 White 256 Gemma
Prosecco and wine pink 491 Ann Padgett
Champneys Gift Set Blue 351 Leslie
£20 voucher for the Beauty Room - Yellow 171 Jo Brown
L'Occtaine gift set - white 141 
Candle Holders - Pink 271 Julie Warris
Christmas Wreath - White 341 Cassidy
Christmas Candle pink 241 Sam Allert
Selection of Cards Blue 146 - Zoe
Recipe book - White 291 J Sykes
Scarf pink 311
Sienna Candles set - Yellow 1 - Lindz
Handwash Duo - White 46 Joan J
Bag - white 136 Jean
Purse - pink 481 Tracy Padgett
£10 Body Revive voucher - Blue 331 Michelle
Countdown to Christmas Plate - Yellow 146 Sue K
Necklace 151 Ann Cross
Wine & Biscuits Blue 141 Nic Millington
£33 Podiatry Voucher - yellow 236 Kate G
Please message / email to arrange for collection.  Thanks again to our lovely stallholders for their donations.

The Millingtons Bonfire Party 6th November 

Big thanks to our patron Darren Millington and his wife Nicola for raising funds at their bonfire party. An amazing £790 was raised on the night and matched by Mark at the The Mortagage Shop.



A Night of Song and Dance  - Sammi Jaye - Friday 13th November

Well done Sammi and all the performers on the night  for putting on another amazing show and raising £2,500 xxx




Other Donations - November

Wombwell Cricket Club £30 and  White Bear Barnsley £30 - collection box donations - thank you both for your continued support.
Phonenix Cards  - Thanks to Jo Thompson for nominating us for this donation of £50




OCTOBER 2015

Stephen Wood 

On September 20th my friend and colleague at Rotherham CCG sadly passed away after a five month illness following his diagnosis of a brain tumour. He was 47.  His wife Judy gave £1,000 to our charity raised from donations in lieu of flowers at Stephen's funeral. Thank you xxxxxxxxxxx




SEPTEMBER 2015

TKMAXX - Barnsley 

Thank you for your kind donation of £1,500

The Entertainer - Barnsley 

Thank you for your £100 gift card to spend on our activity bags.

Doreen and Bill's 50th Wedding Anniversary

Thank you to you both for requesting donations in lieu of gifts at your wedding anniversary celebrations and raising £130 x
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Waterton Park - Golf Event 7th September

Thank you to Kevin Gaskell on behalf of The John & Ann Rodgers memorial fund for hosting a charity golf day at Waterton Park and raising an incredible £1,650.  We would like to thank everyone involved in this event for their continued support. 


Our Annual Coffee Morning - 5th September 



Thanks to everyone who helped with our annual coffee morning and who attended and made it a big success. We raised an incredible £927!



AUGUST 2015

Donations over the last few months include:

  • Silkstone Golf Club £200
  • BMBC coffee morning £192
  • Darren Millington - Boxing £436
  • Sheffield Mutual £200




 
  
MARCH 2015 
 
Many thanks for your donations over the last couple of months:
 
  • John & Ann Rodgers memorial fund - £1,850  donated from an organised golf day
  • Direct Garen Supplies, Barnsley £1,500
  • Sammy Jaye A Night of Song and Dance £3,300
  • Barnsley Building society (Cudworth)  - Charity choices campaign £300
  • Liam at Fanzine £400
  • Kevin & Morag's bar collection box £259
  • Tracey Evison fundraising following her child's cancer diagnosis
  • Wosscow Brown £327 from various fundraising days.
and thanks to everyone for all your Christmas donations x
 
 
 
NOVEMBER 2014 
 
Ladies Shopping Event
 
 
Thanks to everyone who came to our Ladies Shopping Event at the Bluebell Banqueting Suite.  We raised £1,154!
 
Raffle Prize Winners as follows:
 
Blue 446 - Body Shop Gift ( Body Shop)
Green 761 - Bracelet (Spyderspun)
Orange 586 - Greeting card organiser (Phonenix Cards)
Green 741 - Bag (Origins Boutique)
Yellow 635 - Bracelet (Fay Green)
Green 631 - Bracelet (Ems Gems)
Green 646 - Bath products (Marshmallow Blends)
Green 506 - Selection of cards (Angela Condon)
Green 421 - Temple Spa Goodies (Temple Spa)
White 211 - Tie dyed kids tshirt (Blue Frog)
Orange 761 - £10 gift Voucher (Forever Living)
Yellow 416 - £10 gift voucher (Cawthorne Post Office sweets)
Orange 526 - £10 gift voucher (Yvonne Hincliffe)
Green & White 11 - Disney Frozen Backpack (Pretty Princess Things)
Green 381 - Bloomsbury Hamper
Orange 501 - £20 Hight Street Gift Card
Green 536 - 12 x Cupcakes
Green 736 - Bottle Brandy
Orange 741 - Chocolate & Champagne Hamper
Blue 396 - Teddy & wine
Orange 676 - Wine & Cheese hamper
Orange 601 - Wine & fudge
Green 466 - Scarf (Pooki)
Yellow 691  - gift voucher (The Beauty Room)
Green 576 - Molton Brown gift set
 
 
 
Millingtons Bonfire Night 
 
A big thank you to Darren and Nicola Millington for hosting a bonfire party and raising £518
 
 Amazing generosity shown tonight guys.. Thank you kindly.. Louise Jones Wes Millington Nicola Millington Jayne Merner
 
OCTOBER 2014 NEWS
 
Barnsley and Rotherham Chamber of Commerce Business Awards 2014
 
The Pippa Jones Little Treasure Trust became the first charity to win the Charity of the Year award at this years BRCC Business Awards. The sponsor of the award was the Real Steakhouse and the charity received a £3,000 donation.  Thank you to BRCC for a fantastic evening.
 
 
Zombie Run
 
Thanks to everyone who took part in the zombie run organised by the Barnsley Hospital Charity.  Angie Price organised a team of competitors to complete the 3k obstacle course and defeat the zombies.  All funds raised by the team will be split between The Pippa Jones Trust and Barnsley Hospital Charities Tiny Hearts Appeal.
 
 
 
Aunty Sally's Coffee Morning 
 
A big thank you to Pippa's Aunty Sally for hosting her annual coffee morning  and raising over £250 x
 
 
Justin Goodyear's Marathon.
 
A massive well done and thank you to Justin Goodyear for completing his first Marathon in 4hours 44 mins and raising over £700. Congratulations x
 
SEPTEMBER 2014 NEWS
 
Anna King  - The Great North Run
 
Well done Anna for completing the GNR in 2hrs and 25mins and raising over £300. x  
 
A Night of Song & Dance with Sammi Jaye
 
Thank you Sammi and all the performers for a great evening of entertainment.  Together with the male body sculpt class held earlier in the year £1,600 was raised. 
 
 
 
 
Rotherham CCG Coffee Morning
 
This year's coffee morning was split between Amy Holmes fundraising and The Pippa Jones Trust.  An amazing £1,000 was raised.  Thank you to everyone involved x
 
 
 
 
 
Louise's Annual Coffee Morning
 
Our annual coffee was a bit rainy this year, but well attended. We ate lots of bacon butties and cake and raised £750!  Thank you to everyone who turned up (lovely to catch up as always) on the day and donated - much appreciated x
 
 
 
 
AUGUST 2014 NEWS
 
Specsavers, Barnsley Fundraiser
 
Many thanks to the staff and customers at Barnsley Specsavers for all your wonderful donations for our activity bags.
 
 
 
 
Darfield Area Amenity Society  
Thanks to Margaret Venables and the Darfield Area Amenity Society for donating £250 from their recent Arts & Crafts Exhibition.
 
Child Maintenance Service North East Charity Committee  
Thanks to The Child Maintenance Service North East Charity Committee for donating £353 and raising our profile in the North East.
 
Darren Mitchell - Sponsored walk 
Darren Mitchell took part in a sponsored walk and raised £416.  Many thanks Darren
 
JULY 2014 NEWS
 
A Big thank you to Jill Brookes ( Jill Brookes School of Dance) and everyone who took part in the recent charity dance night.  £1,000 was raised.
 
 
JUNE 2014 NEWS
 
A big thanks to Clare Saunders and everyone involved with her 1940's themed Garden Party.  A good time was had by all and £1,250 was raised.
 
 
 
 
MAY  2014 NEWS
 
 Thanks to everyone involved at the Alan Wood event at the Raise the Rafters Folk Club. £92 was raised. 
 
Thank you Grange School for your donation of £159.
 
APRIL  2014 NEWS
 
Charity Update
 
It has now been 4 years since we set up the charity and our bags and financial support are now being frequently requested by a number of child and teenage cancer units throughout the UK including Sheffield Children's Hospital, Weston Park Teenage Cancer Unit, Alder Hey Children's Hospital and Leeds GI.   We also provide resources to Rainbow Children's charity to help their work with children who have terminal cancer.  This year we raised £40,287  bringing our total amount raised  to £156,000.  Thank you all so much for still caring and for allowing our work with families who have children with cancer to continue
The Pippa Jones Little Treasure Trust trustees and volunteers
..xxx
 
 
 
MARCH 2014 NEWS
 
BMBC Bun Sale
 
Thank you to the staff at BMBC for organising another delicious cake and bun sale for staff and raising £232.
 
 
 
Charity Gig - DECOY live at the Bluebell Banqueting Suite.
 
 
Thanks  to Jo Rodgers, one of our Trustees, for organising this fantastic evening with live music from Decoy.  We raised £1,700!
 
Sponsored Walk
A massive thank you to Lydia Riley and a group of students from Barnsley Sixth From College for taking part in a sponsored walk and raising £1,000!
 
FEBRUARY 2014 NEWS
 
Eve's Place of Beauty
 
Thanks to Clare and all the staff at Eve's Place of Beauty, Mapplewell for raising £350 at their Beauty Event Day.
 
Health & Social Care Students - Sponsored Walk
 
Thanks to Lydia Riley and all the Health and Social Care Students from Barnsley College who raised an amazing £1,000 for the charity.  A group of 22 students walked from the Old Mill Lane Campus to Wigfield Farm at Ward Green.  Lydia stated in a recent interview with Barnsley Chronicle "We felt it was important to support a local and independent charity and we chose The Pippa Jones Little Treasure Trust because we were touched and moved by the story"
 
Alhambra Centre Donation
 
Many thanks to the staff at the Alhambra Centre for donating £2,000 from fundrasing activities during 2013
 
 
 
JANUARY 2014 NEWS
 
A Night of Song and Dance 
Thanks again to Sammy Eades for putting on a wonderful show of song and dance at the Montgomery Hall. A fantastic evening of entertainment as usual! £1,400 was raised on the night!
 
 
 
DECEMBER 2013 NEWS
 
Crazy Horse Creative - DMC Advent Calendar
 
 
 
Thanks to Richard Meads from Crazy Horse Creative Ltd for turning the Digital Media Centre in Barnsley into a huge advent calender during December and raising £500 for our charity.
 
 
 
Hickleton Golf Club
 
A huge thank you to our friend Kate Morritt who worked hard fundraising for the charity all year during her position as Lady Captain at Hickleton Golf Club.  Kate raised £1,507.
 
 
NOVEMBER 2013 NEWS
 
Perrigo Foundation Committee
 
The Perrigo Foundation Committee donated £1,000 this month.  We also received a donation of £2,925 earlier in the year.  Thank you very much for your continued support.
 
Motorbike Trial
 
Back in March Russ Pettet and Chris Burgin organised a charity motorbike trial and raised £600 for TPJLTT.  Thank you to all of you!
 
Cheque presentation in muddy worsbrough woods! 
Bonfire Party
 
Thank you to Darren and Wesley Millington and their families for hosting a bonfire party and raising £240 from firework donations.
 
OCTOBER 2013 NEWS
 
Aunty Sally's Coffee Morning
 
 Thank you to Pippa's Aunty Sally for hosting her coffee morning and raising £430.
 
 
 
  
SEPTEMBER 2013 NEWS
 
Rotherham CCG Coffee Morning
 
Thank you to everyone who brought in cakes and buns and helped out on the day. We raised £355!
 
 Great North Run
 
 Congratulations and thanks to Keely Firth for completing the Great North Run and raising £1,200 split bewteen TPJLTT and Yorkshire Cancer Research.
 
 
Golf Event  - Ann & John Rodgers Memorial fund  
 
The golf event this year raised £4,400 and was split between two cancer charities -  TPJLTT received £2,200.  Thank you to Kevin and everyone involved in organising and attending the event.
 
Coffee Morning - Pippa's mum
 
Thank you to all who attended our coffee morning this year.  The weather was kind to us and it was lovely to catch up with family and friends over coffee and cakes.  We raised £650.
 
 
AUGUST 2013 NEWS
 
Santander Donation  
 
Thank you to Morag for nominating the charity for a donation from Santander. We received an amazing donation of £5,000 
 
JULY 2013 NEWS
 
Thunder Run - Justin Goodyear
 
 

The team of seven managed to finish 121st out of 253 teams with a total of 22 laps in a total time 24 hours and 44 minutes. Justin Goodyear, the organiser of the run managed to complete 4 laps (40km) in a total time of 4 hours and 21 minutes...lap 1 in the sunshine...lap 2 in a horrendous thunderstorm...lap 3 in the wind and torrential rain at 1.30am and lap 4 back in the sunshine!  The team raised an amazing £991.

 
 
 
Fashion Show
 
 
General Update:
 
  We have currently raised over £120,000!!!!  Thank you to everyone for your dedication and continued support in helping us provide assistance to families who have children with cancer.  We are now supplying Alder Hay Children's Hospital in Liverpool with activity bags and grants along with Leeds GI, Sheffield Children's Hospital, Royal Victoria Infirmary (Newcastle), Royal Manchester Children's Hospital and 4 branches of the Rainbow Trust Children's Charity.
 
 
Princess Pippa x
 
 
 
Alhambra Centre Tombola & Fashion Show Promotion
 
Thanks to everyone who visited our stand in the Alhambra centre either to purchase a fashion show ticket or have a go on the tombola.  We raised £157 on the tombola and have now sold lots of tickets for our Fashion Show on Thursday 4th July!
 
JUNE 2013 NEWS
 
Richard Price  - THE IRON MAN!
 
 
 
Thank you to Free Mason Brian Upton and Keresforth Lodge No. 7641 for your kind donation of £500.
 
 
Thank you Justin Goodyear for your continued support and your donation of £90 from a recent golf event.
 
 
1940's Themed Garden Party
 
Thank you to Clare and her family and friends who held a 1940's themed garden party and raised £1,134.  Clare works at Natwest bank and secured an additional £500 for the charity for voluntary work provided on the day.
 
 
  
MAY 2013 NEWS
 
A Night of Song and Dance with Sammi J
Thanks to Sammi and her team of singers and dancers who put on another entertaining show in aid of The Pippa Jones Trust.  £1,300 was raised!
 
 
 
Great Britian Bike Ride & Golf Marathon
 
Carl Watson raised an amazing £4,798 on a bike riding and golfing weekend around Great Britain.  Well done Carl!
 
 
 
 
APRIL 2013 NEWS
 
Virgin London Marathon
 
Danny Ellis did a £10k run for the charity last year and this year completed  the London Marathon raising £543. Congratulations Dan!
 
The Dowle Walk
 
Aunty Sally, Uncle Scott, Craig and Debbie Dowle walked 170 miles in 7 days and raised over £4,000. Well done to all of you!
 
    
Bandaged feet and bumped heads..... 
 
 
MARCH 2013 NEWS  
 
Alhambra Centre Stall & Tombola
 
Thank you to Kate Goodyear and Jo Rodgers for hosting a stall in the Alhambra Centre to promote the charity and raise funds -  raising a total of £367.  Thanks to Alhambra centre staff and to the people of Barnsley who visited our stall.
 
**(a litle boy who visited with his Grandma left a skylander figure - please contact me by email to arrange collection)**
 
 
FEBRUARY 2013 NEWS

 

HSBC Data Centre, Tankersley

 
A big thank you to Elaine Thorp and all the staff at HSBC data centre, Tankersley for supporting the Pippa Jones Trust throughout 2012 and raising a total of £1852.15.  The staff also collected lots of goodies to put in our activity bags. 
 
Staff also raised the same amount for Macmillan cancer support.
 
JANUARY 2013 NEWS

 

Alhambra Centre  - Santa's Grotto

 
A huge thank you to the Alhambra Centre in Barnsley.  Marketing Manager Steph Hills presented a cheque to the charity for £3,500 which was made up from the proceeds of December's Santa's Grotto and other in-year fundraising.
 
 
 
 
DECEMBER 2012 NEWS
 
Christmas Card Donations
Many thanks to all of you who made donations to The Pippa Jones Trust in lieu of sending Christmas cards this year x
 
Car Boot Sales
Please note that due to the loss of our office and storage accomodation recently we will be no longer collecting items for car boot sales as we now have a very limited amount of storage space.
 
 
 Bag Packing
Thank you to Vicky Cawthorne and her Nationwide colleagues for raising £715 bag packing in Asda store Barnsley!  Nationwide have also pledged an additional £500 in addition to the amount theteam collected in store.
 
NOVEMBER 2012 NEWS
 
Thank you to Julie's mum Margaret who won a crossword competition in Good Neighbour News and chose The Pippa Jones Little Treasure Trust to donate the £100 prize to.
 
 
 
Barnsley Community Choir
 
Thank you to all the members of Barnsley Community Choir for a very entertaining evening at their "Tracks of our Years" production.
 Josie, Kershia and the choir raised £1018.24!
 
                                                                   Kershia presents Louise with the cheque at choir practice
 
 
Ladies Shopping Event at The Griffin Suite
Thank you to everyone who attended our Ladies Shopping Event.  Despite the horrible weather, lots of you turned up to do some shopping!  A big thanks to everyone who volunteered to help out on the night and to all the stall holders.   All raffle prizes have been claimed.
 
 
 
 
 
Nicola's 10k
 
Congratulations Nicola on finishing the Barnsley 10k in just over an hour and raising around £700!
 
                       
 
 
 
 
Proud of Barnsley Awards 2012
 
Pippa's mum Louise won a Proud of Barnsley Award in the volunteer category.  The event held at the Holiday Inn was organised by Barnsley Chronicle and the awards were presented by Barnsley born actress Katherine Kelly.   Pippa's Grandparents attended along with Pippa's Dad, Trustees Ann Cross, Jo Rodgers, Kate Goodyear and Angie Cross.
 
 
 
     
 Louise & Award!                                        Ann, Al, Jenny, Andy, Lou, Angie, Kate, Jo                              Louise & Andy
 
         
       Jenny, Al, Andy, Ann, Kate, Louise, Angie, Jo                                                                       Louise & Actress Katherine Kelly
       
 
 
 
OCTOBER 2012 NEWS
 
Keely's candle Party
 
Thank you to Keely and her family for a lovely evening.  Candles and bird boxes were on sale and almost £500 has been raised in total x 
 
Santa's Grotto - Alhambra Centre
 
The Alhambra Centre in Barnsley chose The Pippa Jones Little Treasure Trust this year to receive proceeds from their Christmas Santa's Grotto.  Please take your little ones along to visit Santa and to support our cause.
 
Opening Times as Follows:
 
November 21st to December 15th          December 19th to 24th 
 
Every Wednesday 11am to 6pm             Wednesday 11am to 6pm            
Every Friday 11am to 5pm                     Thursday    11am to 5pm
Every Saturday 11am to 5pm                 Friday 11am to 5pm
                                                          Saturday 11am to 5pm
                                                          Sunday 11am to 3pm
                                                         Christmas Eve 11am to 3pm
 
Proud of Barnsley Award
 
Pippa's mum Louise has made it to the shortlist for the Proud of Barnsley Award in the volunteer category.  The winner will be announced on 14th November.  Fingers crossed!
 
A Night of Song and Dance 2012
 
   
 
A big thank you to Sammy and her dance troupe and everyone who took part in A Night of Song and Dance this year. Over £2,000 was raised!!
 
 
SEPTEMBER 2012 NEWS
 
Coffee Mornings
 
Gawber
We had 2 coffee mornings this month.  Pippa's mum Louise held a coffee morning at Gawber and friends, neighbours and family raised £675. Raffle Prize winners as follows:
  • Hamper  - 230 S. Garrett
  • Wine Hamper 166 - J. Peet
  • Taybarns voucher 257 - T. Turton
  • Molton Brown gift set - J. Blake
  • Body Shop Gift Set - C. Jackson
  • Celebrations 146 - J. Sarsby
  • £25 Cash - J. Rodgers
  • Wine  245 - P. Turton
  • Make up Bag - J. Rodgers

 Thanks everyone who brought cakes and crafts to sell on the day and for all your donations and continued support.

 

 

 

Enfield

Pippa's Aunty Sally  held a coffee morning in Enfield and friends, neighbours and family raised £530.  Thanks to Sally and to everyone who helped and donated on the day and to Julie for making jams and crafts to sell on the day.

 

 

 

                                                      

 

 

 

David Lee's Challenge
 
   David Lee completed a double challenge to raise money for charity.  He took part in the Great North Run and completed it in 2 hours and 9 minutes. The next day (!) he tackled the Yorkshire Three Peaks in 10 hours and 44 mins.  He has raised over £500.  Well done David!
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
JULY 2012 NEWS
 
BMBC Cake Sale
A big thank you to BMBC staff at Westgate Office for organising a cake sale and raising £134.80
 
 
JUNE 2012 NEWS
 
Coast to Coast Bike Ride
 
Congratulations to Mac for taking part in a coast to coast bike ride from Morecambe to Bridlington and raising almost £600 for the charity.  
 
Appointment of Patrons
 This Month we have appointed 2 additional Patrons - Darren and Wesley Millington.  Darren and Wesley are local businessmen and have been involved with the charity for almost two years. We are delighted to welcome them as our Patrons.
 
Mind Body and Spirit
 Many thanks to Michelle and Holly from Mind Body and Spirit for selling our treasure bags and raising £48.50.
 
Humber Bridge Half Marathon
 Congratulations to Justin Goodyear for completing the Humber Bridge Half Marathon in 2 hours 22 minutes and 22 seconds.  Justin raised £1,000.  Well done Justin! 
 
 
MAY 2012 NEWS
 
10 Mile Walk
 
Well done to nine year old Eve Jackson Duke and her mum Hannah for completing a 10 mile walk in just over 3 hours and raising over £300!
 
 
 
 
Leeds Half Marathon
 
 
Congratulations to the Business School Runners who completed the Leeds Half Marathon and raised over £600 to be split betweenThe Pippa Jones Trust, RDA and Scope.
 
 
 
 
Purer 3 Peaks Madness
 
Dino, Ben, Steve, James and Ross climbed the 3 highest peaks in Great Britian - Ben Nevis, Mount Snowden and Scafell Pike in 5 days (112 hours), cycling between each peak.  They raised £3,000.  A HUGE thank you to you all.... 
 
                          

     

 

Karmaclay Sessions at Sheffield Children's Hospital

The Pippa Jones Little Treasure Trust is working in conjunction with Karmaclay to provide sick children and their siblings on the cancer ward at SCH "Paint a Pot" sessions.   The children  select an item they want to paint and it is then taken to be glazed and returned to them.  Some of the children in recent sessions have selected tiles to paint for Mother's Day, or pots with an easter theme to make as gifts for ther families and friends.  For more information about Karmaclay, please visit www.karmaclay.vpweb.co.uk

 

 

Ladies Shopping Event

We raised £1,200 at our Ladies Shopping Event at Shaw Lane RUFC!!!  Thanks to all the stall holders for their donations and raffle prizes and to everyone who attended and made the night a success.
 
The Raffle Prize winners are listed below:

 
  
     

Prize 

Donated by

Winning ticket

Name 

Food Hamper 

 

yellow 44

Jayne Green 

Basket of Wine

 

yellow 56

Ann  

Easter bunny and easter egg

 

orange 105

Janet 

Bayliss and Harding gift set 

 

orange 36

June Dodman

Eve's Voucher £10

Eves place of Beauty, Mapplewell

10

Joan

Beautiful Hand crafted Silver Ring 

Rebecca Bingham 

orange 23

Suzanne

Full set of natural gels for your hands and feet

Rebecca at Nail House Rock 

52

Clare Saunders 

2 Free day passes for Ardsley House Health Club

 

 

Gail Hobson

Signed barnsley football

 

 

Sally Maguire

Tin of Roses 

 

 Yellow 136

Nicola (Angie's Friend) 

Facial 

Altered images

 orange 11

T. Gaskill 

Handmade bracelet & Earrings

Shirley Walker 

orange 170

Kath  

Knitted Headband

Louise Moran 

yellow 48

Nomia  (ann)

Bracelet

Faye Green

 yellow 101

Mel Dyke

Temple Spa Gift Set 

hannah at Temple Spa

 orange 154

Dawn

Book & Jewellery set 

Joanne  Crafy Generations

orange 112

Mel Dyke

£10 Gift Voucher Pooki

Pooki

yellow 65

Carol Cross

Body Shop Gift set 

Audrey at body shop 

Purple 61

Lindsay Taylor

MAC Cosmetic bag and cosmetics

Becky Davis 

30

Beryl 

Mini Facial

Lucy  - The beauty company

190

Shirley Walkers friend

£10 Gift voucher  - Phonenix trading 

Jo Phoeonix Trading & More Pretty Things 

43

Jayne Green 

Egg Decoration Set 

Rebecca at Karmaclay

Yellow  25

H. Kirk 

Glass Karafe - Jamie Oliver

Gemma - Jamie Oliver at home 

Purple 111

Judith Pollard

Crystal Tealights - Set of 4

K3 Designs

Purple 69

Lindsay Taylor

Natural elements Organic Skincare - baby set

Debs - Natural Elements

184

Beck Davis 

Lunch for 2 and bottle of wine at Pollyanna

Rita Britton

5

Jacky

Bag

lisa - Bags to basics

Yellow 15

D. Lawrinson

£25 gift voucher

Olala boutique

orange 116

Me Dyke

Origins Boutique 

Handbag

Yellow 105

Mel Dyke

£10 gift voucher and Bracelet

Ems Gems

orange 118

Jayne 

Tropical splash body shop minis

Body Shop - Audrey 

Yellow 25

H. Kirk 

Strictly fabulous - Eye pencils 

 

orange 118

Mandy Reynolds 

 
All Prizes have been claimed
 
 
February 2012 NEWS
 

Pancake Day

Many thanks to a group of foreign students at Huddersfield University who sold pancakes to raise funds for the charity on Shrove Tuesday £241 was raised.

 

 

Beauty Day at Eve’s Place of Beauty Mapplewell

Thank you to Clare and Erica for working on their day off providing mini facials and raising £290!  Thanks also to Jenny and Debbie for serving drink and scones and selling raffle tickets.

Lucozade Powerleague Football Tournament

Thank you  to David Nuttall and all the lads  for organising a 5 a side football tournament and raising £258.  Thanks also to local businesses who put forward their teams to play.

 
 
December 2011 NEWS 
 
Many thanks to everyone who chose to donate in lieu of Christmas cards this year. 
 
Our Christmas craft stalls at Cliff Nursery and Park Street School raised  £237. 
 
Also thank you to parents and staff at Cliff Nursery for their nativity donation of £114.
 
Thank you Tesco at Stairfoot for collecting christmas gifts for the children on the cancer ward at Sheffield Children's Hospital on our behalf.   A special thank you to Sarah Toone, Tesco's Community Manager,  for dressing up as Mother Christmas and delivering the gifts to the children.
 
NOVEMBER 2011 NEWS 
 
Natwest Community Fund
 
 
A HUGE thank you to everyone who took the time to vote for us in the Natwest Community Fund this year.  There were 55 projects in the Barnsley and Rotherham and the 420 votes you gave us guaranteed us a place in the top 3.  Subsequently we were awarded £6,275!!!   The money raised will be used to fund our next shipment of activity bags to children with cancer and their siblings. 
 
Barnsley 10k
 
Congratulations to Daniel Ellis who ran the Barnsley 10k in 53 minutes and 6 seconds and raised £266.  Thank you Daniel! 
 
             Daniel Ellis                                                    
Angie Price 
 
Angie Price also ran the 10k in just over an hour and added £175 to the hundreds of pounds Angie and her family have raised previously.  Well done Angie.
 
 
Keely's weekend parties
Many thanks to Keely Firth and her family for organising two fundraising events over a weekend.  Keely’s events took place on Friday evening and Saturday afternoon. There were candles, cards and crafts for sale, 2 raffles, lots of lovely food and some entertaining anecdotes from Keely’s mum!  £805 was raised!!
 
 
 
OCTOBER 2011 NEWS
 
Aunty Sally's Coffee Morning
 
                               
 
Well done Sally for raising £420 at her coffee morning on the 15th in Enfield x
 
 
The Great Yorkshire Run
Congratulations to Justin Goodyear who took part in the The Great Yorkshire Run in Sheffield on the 9th October.  Justin completed the run in 1 hour 8 minutes and 25 seconds and raised £500!
 
 
NHS Rotherham Coffee Morning
 
Thanks to Karen Stanhope for organising a coffee morning at NHS Rotherham on the 4th October.  Funds were raised from sales of coffee and cakes, a raffle, quiz and tombola.  Thank you to everyone who helped and attended on on the day and for donating  food and prizes.  The Pippa Jones Little Treasure Trust, Help for Heros and Rotherham Hospice each received £223.
 
 SEPTEMBER 2011 NEWS
 
Ann & John Rodgers memorial fund - GOLF EVENT
 
Thanks to Kevin Gaskell for orgainising the annual golf event at Waterton Park and toMichelle and her family for choosing our charity to donate  to this year. An incredible  £5,251.54 was split between The Pippa Jones Little Treasure Trust and St Martin's Hospice.
 
 
 
Rebekah's Triatholon
Congratulations to Rebekah Halstead for completing the Tatton Park Triatholon in 1 hour and 48 mins and raising over £300 x
 
 
Pippa's Mum's Coffee Morning
A big thank you to everyone who attended our coffee morning on the 10th September. We enjoyed some lovely weather and lots of cakes.  We raised a total of £1,070!  Thank you to Natural Cement, Mapplewell for their donation of £250, The Daisy Tea House, Mapplewell for their strawberry cupcakes, Clare at Eve's for donating 3 beauty vouchers for our raffle, to Peggy for her beautiful craft items and to all our wonderful family and friends for bringing cakes, buns, raffle prizes and cash!!!
 
 
  
 
Richard Price Completes Half Iron Man Triatholon
 
 
 
AUGUST 2011 NEWS
 
Rachel Saunders  Weight Loss
Congratulations to Rachel Saunders who lost 16lbs in her sponsored weight loss challenge and raised £247
 
 
 
JULY  2011 NEWS
 
Karmaclay sessions at Sheffield Children's Hospital
We are in the process of setting up Karmaclay sessions on the cancer ward at SCH.  Karmaclay provide an array of ceramic shapes, animals and pots for the children to paint in bright colours.  Their finished product is then glazed in a kiln. Both patients and their siblings can take part. The idea was brought to us by Rebecca who runs Karmaclay and fits in with our "distraction through play" ethos.  You can visit the Karmaclay workshop at The Elescar Heritage centre.
 
A Special Thank you
To Darren and Wesley Millington for their continued support of our charity.
 
Car Boot and Other sales - July  
 
We have raised just over £437 this month by selling the stuff you have donated to the charity - many thanks to you all - keep it coming in!!
 
Garden Party and Craft Stalls - Wombwell
 
 Many thanks to Ann Cross for organising a wonderful garden party on the 3rd July.  It was a warm sunny day and there were lots of goodies to buy and delicious things to eat.  Thank you to everyone who helped and attended.   An amazing £780  was raised on the day.
 
 
JUNE  2011 NEWS
 
Rother Valley Triatholon
 
Thank you to Tracey Hilton who took part in the Rother Valley Triatholon on the 12th June.  Tracey raised a total of £469.
 
British Gas Great North Swim
 
Many thanks to Karen Philips for taking part in the British Gas Great North Swim on the 18th June and raising £275 on-line. 
 
Charity 5k run
 
Thank you to Sally and Tayor Mcguire for completing their 5k charity run in 45 minutes and raising £182 on-line.
 
MAY 2011 NEWS
 
 A Night of Song and Dance with Sammy Jaye
 
 
  
 
Many thanks to Sammy Jaye who organised and took part in "A Night of Song and Dance" raising £1,300!   The night included performances from dance troups, solo artists, groups and a street dancer.  There was also an auction and a raffle at half time. Thank you to everyone who took part and to everyone who attended.
 
 
 
 Yorkshire 3 Peaks Challenge
 
 
    
   

  

 
                                            
Congratulations and a huge thank you to Justin Goodyear and colleagues for taking part in The  Yorkshire 3 Peaks Challenge. All of the team completed the hike in under 12 hours and have raised an incredible £3,500 between them.  Thank you to Jessica and Sarah who also took part on the same day and completed the challenge. Jessica and Sarah raised £392 for The Pippa Jones Little Treasure Trust and £150 for NSPCC
 
 
 
Garden Party and Craft stalls - Birdwell 
 
 
 
A big thank you to Clare Saunders for hosting a garden party at her home. There were lots of things for sale including jams, handbags, crafts and cupcakes.  As well as relaxing with a coffee and a delicious cake, you could  have your nails painted and even take part in some Zumba dancing!   Including donations from Natwest bank in recognition of Clare's contribution to our charity, Clare raised almost £1,600.  Thank you to everyone who helped out and attended on the day. 
 
 
 
 Boatmans' Rest Football Team
   
               
 
 
 
Thank you to Worsbrough's Boatmans' Rest Football Team for their kind donation of £1,000.    The team supported three charities during the 2010/11 football season and we were delighted to be one of them.  We were invited to meet the players and attend the last match of the season (which they won 8-4!)
 
APRIL 2011 NEWS
 
At the end of our first year, you have helped us raise £32,883!!!!  We have provided 176 activity bags / sibling bags for children on the cancer ward at Sheffield Children's Hospital and we have given out almost £4,000 in childcare grants.  Many thanks to everyone who has helped us acheive this and for your continued support.
 
April Car Boots
 
£162.45 was raised at the car boot sales during April
 
3 Peaks Challenge - Jacko, Bradders and Brownie
 
Well done to Clare Jackson, Alison Waite and Alison Bradbury who took part in the 3 Peaks challenge and raised over £2,000!  The girls completed the challenge in just over 12 hours, but were taking it easy because Alison W is 17 weeks pregnant (congratulations Alison!)
 
 
 
  
 
 
 
MARCH 2011NEWS
 
Cake Stall at BMBC
 
A special thank you to Andrea Jackson, Eleanor Turner, Kath Smith, Kim Fox and Keely Rowntree for selling cakes, cards and jewellery at Westgate Plaza 1 and raising £256, and thank you to everyone who attended.
 

  

 
Charity Party
 
Milton Hall hosted our charity party organised by Pippa's Aunty Mandy and Uncle Ken on Saturday 5th March. The event was in memory of Pippa Jones and Mandy & Ken's close friend Phil Mann.  Lots of people attended the event, and we raised around £4,310 for The Pippa Jones Little Treasure Trust and Weston Park Hospital.  Thank you to Common Road and Cactus Jack for providing live music and  to everyone else who contributed to making the evening a huge success.
 
     
 
 
FEBRUARY 2011NEWS
 
Louise Fiddes' Channel Swim
 
Thank you to Louise Fiddes who has raised around £600 plus gift aid from her sponsored swim!
 
 
 
An Evening with Shaun Dooley
 
 
 
 
An evening with Shaun Dooley at the Lamproom Theatre raised an amazing £830!  Shaun, a successful Barnsley-born actor has worked in film, TV, and on stage.  He has appeared in The Mark of Cain, Eden Lake, Peacekeepers, and Married,  Single Other.  Many thanks to Shaun for a fantastic evening and for kindly donating his fee and monies from signed photographs to our charity.
 
Shaun has also agreed to be our charity's patron.
 
 
Easy Fundraising
 
Easy fundraising update:  we have now raised £360 in total in less than a year!!! That is serious shopping!
 
JANUARY 2011 NEWS
 
Donation
 
We would like to thank the Worshipful Brethren and Brethren of Fitzwilliam Lodge for their generous donation of £750 towards the cost of our activity bags.
 
 
Weight Loss challenges
Congratulations to Pippa's Uncle Scott ( A.K.A Uncle Lumax) who lost 26lb and raised £375!
 
A big thank you to Roger Heely who lost 15lb and raised £315 in his weight loss challenge! 
 
DECEMBER 2010 NEWS
 
Name the Teddy
Thank you Louise Fiddes for organising  "Name the Teddy" and to everyone at Rotherham PCT who contributed. £56.75 was raised! The winning name was Fuzzy and the huge teddy was won by Susan Cant.
 
 
 
Community Funds
Earlier in the year The Pippa Jones Little Treasure Trust was nominated to receive community fund awards from Natwest and RBS.  It was announced on the 22nd of December that we have been awarded £3,000 from RBS and £2,000 from Natwest.  Thank you to everyone who made time to vote for us.
 
 
Registration with the Charities Commission
We are now a registered Charity  - our number is 1139382
 
 
NOVEMBER 2010 NEWS
 
 
Leeds Abbey Dash
Congratulations Sally Mcguire for completing the 10k Leeds Abbey Dash in 1 hour and 5 mins.  Sally raised £300. Well done Sal x
 
 
Rotherham PCT Coffee morning
The  coffee morning  hosted at Rotherham PCT raised an incredible £760!!! There was a tombola stall, raffle, lots of games and a wonderful cake stall.  A huge thank you to Linda, Karen and Keely for organising the event and to everyone else who contributed on the day. 
OCTOBER 2010 NEWS
 
Virgin Vie and Candle party
 
A big thanks to Keely Firth for hosting a Virgin Vie and candle party and raising £400.  Together with her Great North run in September, Keely has raised an amazing £1,443!
 
Phonenix Card Party
Many thanks to Suzanne Heely for hosting a card party and selling chocolates and crafts to raise money for the charity, a total of £255 was raised
 
 
Worksop Half Marathon
Well done Clare, Hazel and Dawn for completing the  Worksop Half Marathon and rasing £170.  Clare also hosted a handbag party earlier in the month, raising £160!!!
  
 
Registered Charity  Status 
We are now in the process of applying for charitable status, which means we will be able to claim gift aid on our donations and will be issued with a registred chairty number. We will get a decision on the 7th January 2011.
 
Car Boot # 5 
Our last car boot sale of the season rasied £380. Thanks Angie, Jane and Jo for battling with the rain and mud!
 
A Night of Song and Dance
 
A huge thank you to Sammy and all the other performers who put on a fantastic show for us on the 8th October.  Thank you to everyone who was involved in this event. £1,500 was raised!!! A special thank you to Debs for her contribution on the night.
 
 
 
SEPTEMBER 2010 NEWS
 
 
Macmillan & PJLTT Joint Coffee Mornings
 
Thank you to Pippa's Aunty Sally, Jo Rodgers and Sharon Wainwright who organised joint coffee mornings with Macmillan on the 24th.  They raised over £500 for each charity!
 
 
 
These lovely cup cakes were made by Jo's friend - they have our logo on the front!
 
Great North Run  
 
Keely Firth took part in the Great North Run earlier this month to raise money for 3 cancer related charities - Yorkshire Cancer Research, Barnsley Hospice and The Pippa Jones Little Treasure Trust.  Keely has raised an amazing £1,000 for us! 
              
 
Coffee morning & Cawthorne Nursery Craft Stall 
 
The Cawthorne Nursery craft stall and our coffee morning raised a fabulous £665!!
Thank you to all who attended and contributed cakes, books, crafts and donations.  A special thank you to Pat, Peggy and Dorothy for the beautiful items they donated for the craft stall.
 
The winning raffle tickets are as follows:
 
Star Prize : Chanel Goodie bag  - number 26 CLAIMED
Gift set (Lancaster / Benefit)  - number 66 CLAIMED
Luxury Pedicure voucher  - number 43 CLAIMED
Wine & Chocolates - number 40 CLAIMED
Children's goodie bag - number 21 CLAIMED
 
 
 The  Bupa Great Yorkshire Mini Run
 
Well done to all Pippa's friends who took part in the Yorkshire mini run around Sheffield Town centre on Sunday 5th. Between they raised £740!!!
 

 

Coast to Coast Bike Ride 

 
Congratulations Richard Price for completing the coast to coast cycle ride - 208 miles in total!!!! Richard raised over £500.
 
   
 
 
 
AUGUST 2010 NEWS  
 
£190 was raised at the Twin Oaks Car boot on the 21st.  Help was provided by family friend Lindsay Taylor and we had lovely weather for a change!  Thank you to all who donated their unwanted items.
 
Our first donation of the month (and biggest yet!) was from John Rodgers who did a sponsored cycle ride.  He raised an incredible £750.
 
We have set up a new page "Links" which lists businesses, organisations and clubs  supporting The Pippa Jones Jones Little Treasure Trust.
 
 
JULY 2010 NEWS

 

Car Boot Sale Sat 29th July - Twin Oaks Palterton

 

 

A very miserable day with a few showers didn't stop us raising £170.  Thanks to Angie who helped out on the day, and to every one who donated their things for this car boot, we almost sold the lot!

 

Activity Bag Update

 

Thank you to all the people who have sent donations, hosted events, and taken part in sponsored activities since we established in May.  We have now raised well over £3,000 in total.  We are also truly grateful to everyone who has contributed to the success of the charity from donating items for our car boot sales, to making craft items for our stalls.  The first set of 30 activity bags for Sheffield Children's Hospital is currently being put together and we are aiming to provide another two children's cancer units with bags before Christmas.

 

 

Easy Fundraising Update

 

Just to let you all know, over £36 has been raised in 2 months, just by doing your on-line shopping through the Easy Fundraising website!

 

 

Coffee Morning, BBQ and Craft Stall - Hosted by Ann Cross

 

 

                                                            

 

Pippa's great Auntie Ann hosted a coffee morning / BBQ on the 24th July and raised an amazing £420.  Many thanks to Auntie Ann and everyone who contributed to making the event a success.

 

 

Cake Fundraiser

 

THANK YOU  to everyone involved in the cake sale at BMBC central offices.  Over £320 was raised!

 
 
Cake fundraiser 16th July
 
 
JUNE 2010 NEWS
 
 
A big thank you to Jennie, Jill and the ladies who raised £200 at The Barnsley Ladies Garden Party held on the 21st June at the Strafford Arms pub.
 
 
 
Coffee Morning & Craft Stalls - hosted by Angie Price
  
Angie hosted her coffee morning and craft stalls on 26th June.  The weather was fantastic!  There was lots of things to buy, a huge tombola stall, and plenty of other games to keep the kids entertained.  The total amount raised was a whopping £521!!!!!  A big thank you to Angie and Richard for their wonderful hospitality and thanks to everyone who attended andcontributed on the day.
 
          
 
 
Kate and Justin Goodyear have kindly donated funds to allow us to sign up with "Just Giving" for 2 years. This is a major contribution as it costs £212 each year.  Once we are signed up, people can donate to us on-line, and set up their own web pages to link to our site to promote their sponsored events.  It also means we can claim gift aid from tax payers, giving us more money for each donation made.   We need to raise a total of £5,000 before we can register our charity and sign up to Just Giving, but we are well on our way!
  
 
A very big THANK YOU to Keeley Rowntree for her donation of £320 from the sale of her handmade jewellery.
 
 
 
Car Boot Sale 19th June at Twin Oaks Hotel (J29, M1)
 
Despite the very cold windy weather, from sales and donations on the day, we managed to make a fantastic £250!
 
HUGE thank  to all of you who gave us things to sell, it was well worth everyone's effort.
 
Please keep saving your unwanted clothes, bags, shoes, handbags, costume jewellery and bric -a -brac for our future car boot sales xxx