St Marys School Christmas Charity Appeal

Christmas Charity Appeal

The whole school community of St. Mary’s.  The children are aged 4-11 years. St. Mary’s P. S. Draperstown raise money with a Christmas Charity Appeal every year, during the month of December.  We like to select a charity that is local or one that has close connections with a member of our school community.  This…


Callum raises money for CMN at local Tesco

Callum has a bathing trunk naevi, so we decided to raise funds for Caring Matters Now. We contacted our local Tesco store who allocated us a slot to collect. Armed with the leaflets and balloons, myself and Callum sat in the foyer of Tesco with our collection buckets. We told people about the condition and…


Crabtree & Evelyn Wimbledon Charity Event

Crabtree & Evelyn Wimbledon Centre Court Shopping Centre In Store Charity Event – 24th September I heard about it from a support group called Caring Matters Now that I am associated with due to our son being born with a rare condition Congenital Melanocytic Neavus which has recently been discovered to be a syndrome.  Caring…

Poppy's Cake Stall

Poppy’s Cake Stall for CMN

I got together with some of my school friends and told them about CMN. So we all decided what to do to fundraise and we decided on a cake stall! We spoke with the head teacher and he was happy with it. We made letters and posters for every class and I told my friends…


Fundraising raffle

At the beginning of January we wrote to various organisations and local attractions to see if they would donate prizes for a raffle. We had an amazing response with 19 prizes being donated in total. We sold tickets to friends, family and my mums work friends and sold pink and blue cupcakes on the day…