Hellena Barnes

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Thinking caps on… it’s time for the Pure Cambridge Annual Charity Quiz 2018

Get ready for an evening of playful rivalry and great prizes, all in support of Stars! Organised by Pure Resourcing Cambridge, this wonderful fundraising event brings together local businesses and colleagues, providing you with the opportunity to compete for the coveted prize of ‘Quiz Champion 2018'. And what’s really special is that money raised from [...]

By |2018-10-30T17:09:55+00:00Oct 24th, 2018|Events|0 Comments

Fundraising Flashback!

Working hard to achieve great things at this year's Cambridge Beer Festival Read more in Cambridge Independent: http://www.cambridgeindependent.co.uk/news/cambridge/great-heck-45th-cambridge-beer-festival-is-another-great-success-and-punters-aid-a-great-cause-1-5536177

By |2018-10-13T17:39:30+00:00Oct 13th, 2018|Fundraising Stars|0 Comments

Stars Family Fun Day makes it ‘A Day to Remember’

Thanks to funding from Global’s Make Some Noise, we were able to invite six families for ‘A Day to Remember’ at Stars in Cambridge, where they shared their experiences, stories and memories together, and with other families. While families attending have experienced significant bereavement and the children have already received one-to-one bereavement counselling from Stars [...]

By |2018-11-11T14:40:53+00:00Oct 6th, 2018|Events|0 Comments

Thank you Cambridge!

You helped us raise a record-breaking amount this year... Record funds raised with the help of Stars! Volunteers, supporters and visitors at the 45th Cambridge Beer Festival help to raise more than £18,500 for Stars, the Cambridge young people’s bereavement charity... “It’s a Cambridge [...]

By |2018-10-21T13:43:23+00:00May 27th, 2018|Fundraising Stars|0 Comments

Stars live on BBC Radio Cambridgeshire

When Stars was announced as the chosen charity for 2018 Cambridge Beer Festival – dedicated Service Manager, Anne Streather, spoke of the charity’s wonderful work live on the Jeremy Salis Show at BBC Radio Cambridgeshire studios: “Everyone will experience bereavement during their lifetime, but for young people, the death of a parent or another important [...]

By |2018-10-21T15:37:25+00:00May 17th, 2018|Fundraising Stars|0 Comments

Pure team hits fundraising heights in Three Peaks Challenge

A 15-strong fundraising team from East Anglia’s professional recruitment consultancy Pure have smashed their fundraising target and raised over £6,000 for local bereavement charity Stars by completing the Yorkshire Three Peaks challenge. The intrepid hiking team, made up of team members from Pure’s four offices in Cambridge, Norwich, Ipswich, and Chelmsford, set out on the [...]

By |2018-10-21T13:03:49+00:00May 16th, 2018|Fundraising Stars|0 Comments

Thriplow Daffodil weekend grows funds for Stars

Celebrating its 50th anniversary, Thriplow Daffodil Festival 2018 was hailed as the coldest yet, however, this much-loved Cambridgeshire community event successfully raised several thousand pounds for Stars. Despite inclement weather, the Thriplow spirit endured and crowds gathered from far and wide to enjoy a weekend run entirely by volunteers. Over two days, visitors roamed the car-free village [...]

By |2018-11-11T17:10:17+00:00Mar 18th, 2018|Fundraising Stars|0 Comments