Thank you

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Thanks to hundreds of acts of kindness by our amazing partners, the toy industry and individuals, we have delivered toys, games, toiletries and art supplies to thousands of seriously ill children and young people under the care of our NHS hospital partners.

Thanks to your support we have:

  • Nearly 400 children met Santa in our virtual Christmas Grotto
  • 3,500 children under the care of our NHS hospital partners received a Christmas gift
  • 425 children in outpatient care received a Smile Hamper
  • More than 1,000 chocolate treats were enjoyed by children and young people

Please CLICK HERE for a Christmas message from Santa and our Director of Operations, Laura Walter.

We could not have spread so many smiles without…

  • Individual supporters who donated more than 400 gifts in person or via our annual toy drive
  • The incredible support from the toy industry including Hasbro, Spin Master, Cheatwell Games, Alligator Books, The Paper Box, Hunter Price, Character Options, Staedtler, Aurora World, OTL Technologies, Playmonster, Acamar Films, Swizzels, Playmobil, Grant & Bowman, Derwent Art, LUSH, SEGA Europe and Mattel
  • Moonpig who donated 500 sacks for Santa to fill with gifts
  • Employees of Hain Daniels who donated more than 200 gifts through their Christmas Wish Tree initiative – with each gift matching a child’s likes and hobbies
  • Employees of Blackrock who created their own gift drive and collected more than 250 gifts
  • Employees of ICBC Standard Bank for gift donations via our annual toy drive
  • Employees of Masthaven Bank for donations and gift hampers plus helping us pack hundreds of Smile hampers
  • Blink for the donation of advent calendars
  • Employees of the Tulchan Group who made up more than 70 individual gift bags brimming with toys and chocolate