Archive for October 2017

Nikki and Richard’s Capital Walk

Stretching their Pins for Spread a Smile! 2017 has been a momentous year for Spread a Smile supporters Nikki and Richard Pins as the couple have both turned 50. To mark this special birthday year, they chose to undertake an epic challenge to raise money for the charity. They both love walking and thought a…

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Trusts and Foundations Fundraiser

We are seeking an experienced Trusts and Foundations Fundraiser to join our team in a part-time role, two or three days a week, based in our office in Camden. The successful candidate will be organised and able to proactively set their own tasks and goals. They will be able to establish and build warm relationships with…

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Who Cares Wins Awards

Winners of Best Charity at The Sun Health Awards We are delighted, thrilled and overwhelmed to have been awarded Best Charity at The Sun’s inaugural #WhoCaresWins Awards on Wednesday 11 October 2017. We were nominated for the award by 10 year old Jessica Shepherd, who is receiving treatment for cancer at Great Ormond Street Hospital…

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Royal Parks Half Marathon

Royal Parks Half Marathon Sunday 8th October saw an amazing group of 16 runners take part in the 10th annual Royal Parks Half Marathon for Spread a Smile. It was a lovely day and the sun shone on the 16,000 runners. The race took them through four beautiful Royal Parks: Kensington Gardens, Hyde Park, Green Park…

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The Lion King and Aladdin

On 27 and 28 September, we took 32 families to not one, but two wonderful West End shows! It was a real privilege to take some of the brave children we visit in hospital on a VIP day out. Kids and teenagers from 2-17 years old and their families went to see Disney’s The Lion King at the…

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Annie Theatre Trip

Annie at The Piccadilly Theatre Spread a Smile took 11 families, a total of 46 guests, to see ‘Annie’ at the Piccadilly Theatre on Saturday 7th October. It was a wonderful day out: the show was truly spectacular, with amazing performances particularly by the youngsters in the cast. Our guests enjoyed lunch before the show,…

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Honey & Co Cookery Demo

Honey & Co cookery demonstration Join the amazing husband and wife team Itamar Srulovich and Sarit Packer, creative chefs and founders of Honey & Co and Honey & Smoke, for a cooking demonstration.   Sarit and Itamar are known for their mouth-watering food from the Middle East. Get insider cooking tips to wow your dinner…

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