1960s Burger & Boogie evening

What a swell party that was... and we raised over £5000 for Hospice Ethiopia! Many thanks to everyone who came to the ‘Burger & Boogie 60s-style’ night for Hospice Ethiopia on June 15th.  Now that the dust has settled we can reveal that the event raised over £5,000, which is a fabulous effort and testament … Continue reading 1960s Burger & Boogie evening

Spring fundraising

Fundraising has got off to a good start this year with several successful events in Aylsham and further afield. Steph & Wendy’s cake stall raised a magnificent £140.65 and Tim Morgan swam 5km (the third year running that he has swum in aid of Hospice Ethiopia UK) and raised an amazing £1,388. Sue & Jamie … Continue reading Spring fundraising

Successful fundraising in November & December 2018

We had a number of successful events to round off 2018; in particular the Big Give, which ran from 27th November to 4th December. We had hoped to raise £8,000 which meant we needed our donors to give £4,000 which would then be matched to raise £8,000. In fact, our donors gave £5,007 (£4,000 of which … Continue reading Successful fundraising in November & December 2018

Aylsham Rotary club donation

Aylsham Rotary club has raised an amazing £3000 to pay for Yohanna, a nurse at Hospice Ethiopia, to go to Hospice Africa Uganda in Kampala to study for her diploma in Palliative care. Yohanna has said the following about this fantastic opportunity: "My role as a palliative care nurse is to take greater responsibility for … Continue reading Aylsham Rotary club donation

January update

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

Hospice Ethiopia Christmas Cards On Sale Now!

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!

Masked Ball Raises £12,000 for Hospice Ethiopia!

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!