Fundraising Stories

The Worcestershire Breast Unit Haven is an independent charity which relies solely on donations. All our care is free to patients.

With the aim of raising £200,000 a year, we are reliant on the wonderful local community who kindly support us with such fantastic and awe-inspiring events.

Listed below are just a few of the recent events people have undertaken to support and raise money for Worcestershire Breast Unit Haven. If you’re feeling inspired and would like to get involved, please do give us a call on the office number 01905 733 786.

Vintage tea party

Sue and Kim’s vintage afternoon tea took place on 23 March and was a blast!  Thanks to all who attended.  Funds (figure to be announced) were being raised jointly for us and St Richard’s Hospice.

Coffee morning thanks!

Thank you to all who helped or attended the coffee morning on 13 March in Pershore – it was lovely to see so many people there!  

Mandy set to run the London Marathon for us!

Just 4 short months after her double mastectomy, Mandy Neal from Pershore will be running the London Marathon to fundraise for us. This is incredible! Please donate at www.uk.virginmoneygiving.com/mandyneal        

Heart cushions update

Thank you hugely to everyone who has offered to sew heart cushions for us.  We really do appreciate it.   The cushions really help post-surgery especially in the car or when sleeping. We offer them to all patients who have

Singing loud for all to hear!

The Phoenix Singers put everyone in the festive spirit outside Asda with some Christmas carolling to fundraise for us.  Thanks to you all!

Could your club or business fundraise for us?

At this time of year, many people are thinking about charities to support over the coming 12 months.  If you are currently choosing a charity to support during 2019, please do consider us.  You can read more about our work

Thank you to the Vale Golf Club!

A huge thanks to everyone at the Vale Golf Club near Evesham who this week presented us with a cheque for over £8,000 from fund-raising activities they have run over the golfing year.  We massively appreciate it and thank you

Carol singing at Asda on 1 December

The lovely Phoenix Singers are carol singing at Asda in Worcester on Saturday 1 December 2-4pm.  If you are shopping in town then, call by and enjoy their festive voices (and drop some pennies into their buckets for us!)

Christmas Wreath Making with Jacquie

My friend Celia & I have been making our own Christmas wreaths in her kitchen for a few years. It always puts us in the mood for Christmas: the smell of the evergreens, mince pies for lunch and carols playing

Sue Cole’ East to West Scotland Challenge – May 2017

I wanted to raise money for the Worcestershire Breast Unit Haven because several friends have already passed through the doors, and come out successfully, one unfortunately didn’t make it though, only through the exit door to life. The unit is