We've just had the quarterly report (for October-December 2017) from Hospice Ethiopia director, Ephrem. We were thrilled to read that following a visit to HE towards the end of last year, Ethiopiaid (based in Bath, UK) has given them £28,600! More about Ethiopiaid can be found on their website: http://ethiopiaid.org.uk/ Ephrem has been awarded a bursary and confirmed … Continue reading January update
Happy Christmas and many thanks to all of our supporters from the team at Hospice Ethiopia UK. With good wishes for 2018, Sue Mumford Chair, Hospice Ethiopia UK Photo: Leaf from Gunda Gunde Gospels. The Christmas Story: Picturing the Birth of Christ in Medieval Manuscripts. The Walters Art Museum, Baltimore. 2009-2010.
This report details the clinical visits made, meetings held, and teaching carried out during the visit to Addis Ababa. These were conducted on behalf of Hospice Ethiopia UK (HE UK), a UK registered charity. The visit was planned and carried out by Sue Mumford (SM; Community Specialist Palliative Care Nurse and Chair of Hospice Ethiopia … Continue reading Hospice Ethiopia Report, Autumn 2017
We're pleased to announce that this year's Christmas Cards in aid of Hospice Ethiopia are on sale around Norwich. Cards are available from: The Original Norwich Charity Christmas Card Shop. At the bottom of St Stephens next door to the Sainsbury Express and almost opposite M&S, Direct from Hospice Ethiopia UK Trustees (Sue, Jamie, Marion, … Continue reading Hospice Ethiopia Christmas Cards On Sale Now!
Sue and Jamie attended a fascinating one day conference in Oxford on the 23rd September, organised by Palliative Care Works, another UK registered charity that HE UK works closely with. Two of the delegates who gave presentations had been taught by Sue and Jamie in Addis Ababa in March. Sister Emebet & Dr Aklilu have received bursaries from … Continue reading Sharing Experience of Global Palliative Care conference
In late October Sue and Jamie Mumford will be going back to Ethiopia along with UK volunteer Tim Morgan. Sue and Jamie will be spending time teaching healthcare professionals from other NGOs about providing community palliative care, and further promote the work of Hospice Ethiopia. They will also meet with the HE director Ephrem and … Continue reading Preparations Being Made for Hospice Ethiopia Visit in October 2017
Everyone had a ball at the much anticipated 'Wolterton Extravagant' masquerade last Saturday! Plenty of eating, drinking, dancing, and fundraising went on and we raised an astounding £12,000 for Hospice Ethiopia. Very many thanks to all those who so generously gave their time and money - it couldn't have happened without you. There was an … Continue reading Masked Ball Raises £12,000 for Hospice Ethiopia!
On September 16 2017 one of Norfolk’s great country houses, Wolterton Hall, will open its doors for the Wolterton Extravagant – a charity fundraiser in aid of Hospice Ethiopia. Alongside a champagne reception, a three-course feast and lots of live entertainment, there’s the chance to win some exclusive prizes. And Wolterton’s very own Trump is … Continue reading Trump signs up for the Wolterton Extravagant
The Diocese of Norwich's Lent Appeal 2017 to raise funds for a new car for Hospice Ethiopia has raised over £40,000! This will pay for a new Toyota Rav 4 car and several years' of running costs. This will allow for continued expansion of their community care programme, resulting in more people receiving vital palliative care in … Continue reading Lent Appeal 2017
The ‘Wolterton Extravagant’ In aid of Hospice Ethiopia Saturday September 16 2017, from 7.30pm. Carriages at Midnight In the Marble Room, various adjacent chambers & the grounds, of Wolterton Hall, by kind permission of Mr Peter Sheppard & Mr Keith Day. In the presence of The Lady Dannatt MBE, Patron. Tickets: £50 (limited numbers) – early … Continue reading The Wolterton Extravagant