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Local Surgeon raises over £1700 for OLLIE

Local Surgeon raises over £1700 for OLLIE

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Local Surgeon raises over £1700 for OLLIE

Local Surgeon raises over £1700 for OLLIE

On Friday 28 June 2019, Consultant Foot and Ankle Surgeon, Mr David Gordon and a team of Spire Healthcare colleagues took on the gruelling challenge of cycling over 200 miles in just one day. Throughout the week of Sunday 23 – Sunday 30 June 2019 Spire Harpenden Hospital arranged multiple fundraising challenges and events to […]

Ver Poets

Ver Poets

On Saturday 6th July, talented poets and local residents gathered for the prize giving of the annual Ver Poets open competition. OLLIE had very kindly been selected to receive some of the proceeds from the event. Helen, who is a trustee for The OLLIE Foundation, went along to the prize giving held at the Maltings […]

Sandringham Community Choir Summer Concert

Sandringham Community Choir Summer Concert

At this years Sandringham Community Choir Summer Concert, OLLIE were selected as the charity to receive the proceeds from the retiring collection. The evening which took place on 6th July 2019, was held at the beautiful St Peter’s Church, St Albans. The mixed choir presented a wide variety of songs at the concert which was […]

Fundraiser completes ‘Red January’ for OLLIE

Fundraiser completes ‘Red January’ for OLLIE

One of our many fabulous fundraisers kick started January on a high by taking part in Red January in order to raise funds and awareness of OLLIE. The movement which aims to help people support their mental wellbeing through exercise was completed by one of our wonderful supporters, Donna Fellowes who successfully completed the challenge […]

Suicide awareness film ‘Evelyn’

Suicide awareness film ‘Evelyn’

A film made to highlight the struggles of talking about losing a loved one to suicide was shown at the Odyssey cinema on Monday 28th January. The film entitled ‘Evelyn’ is a real-life journey of a Families grief and healing which shows raw emotion and demonstrates the struggles they have faced in coming to terms […]

St Albans Polar Bear Plunge 2019

St Albans Polar Bear Plunge 2019

The fourth annual polar bear plunge took place on Tuesday 1st January 2019. A record-breaking number of participants started the new year on high whilst raising nearly £10,000 which is to be distributed between Earthworks St Albans, The Counselling Foundation as well as OLLIE and further donations being made to charities of the plungers choice. […]