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…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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The Snowball Effect – CMN Quiz Night

By Louise (mother of Charlotte, age 2 yrs) As fliers were distributed to family, friends, neighbours and school book bags, I began to worry my love of quiz nights was not shared by the masses. But during the weeks that followed, there was a steady stream of requests for tickets and more often than not,…

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Harvey cuts his hair for CMN!

To all the great team at Caring Matters Now, Well as you can see from the photos we finally did it, Harvey’s hair has been cut short. It’s something we always said we would do just before he started school.  May 25th was quite an emotional day for us as a family as Harvey has…

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7 Challenges On 7 Continents

Yes, you read the title correctly… Caring Matters Now is planning to conquer 7 challenges on 7 continents!  Since 2011 we have been conquering 7 challenges on 7 continents and here is what we have achieved to date… AFRICA – 2011 Mount Kilimanjaro Summit Total raised: £74,342 Read more about this challenge here EUROPE –…

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Mount Kilimanjaro – Done and Dusted!

I am VERY pleased to announce that Mount Kilimanjaro is done and dusted! How amazing the experience was! It is very difficult to summarize this incredible journey, so instead I have decided to include the daily blog updates in the newsletter, along with some photographs. I do hope you enjoy reading all about our adventure!…

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Silence is Golden

A sponsored Silence £1000 raised for CMN – by NOT speaking for 24 hours This challenge may sound easy for many, how difficult can it be? But for an experienced sales person not speaking is like asking an accountant to not use a spreadsheet or painter not to use a brush. Paul loves his Rugby…

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