Tagged with: Fundraising: Community

  • #FundraisingFriday: Kyle’s Fundraising Story

    13 Mar 2018

    From Day 1 of finding out, at my partners 20 week scan, that our son had a cleft lip and possible pallet, CLAPA have been there to guide and support us through the unknown. As a family we could not thank the CLAPA team enough. That's why I decided, once my beautiful son was born, that it was time to give something back.

  • Staff Blog: Rosalind

    14 Nov 2017

    The newest member of CLAPA's fundraising team introduces three fab new fundraising packs.

  • #FundraisingFriday – Golden Phizzwizard

    27 Oct 2017

    "In the words of Roald Dahl, yesterday was a ‘Golden Phizzwizard’ of a day as we all truly enjoyed getting into character. Everyone looked terrific and your ‘chidlers’ looked great covering pretty much every rhyme and book we have in our Roald Dahl section in the library

  • A Frighteningly Good #FundraisingFriday

    24 Oct 2017

    Mum-to-be Leanne has raised nearly £500 for CLAPA with her Halloween-themed bake sale - well done to Leanne and everyone who helped at East Riding College!

  • Rick – an in memorial pub crawl

    20 Oct 2017

    In August 1997, on the Bank Holiday Monday, Damien Honey and some of his friends met to take part in the Rick Parsons Memorial Pub Crawl, raising money for medical charities with a connection to Richard's condition.

  • Matilda’s Make-up Masterclass

    25 Sep 2017

    My name is Matilda Lansdown, 26, business manager for Urban Decay cosmetics. Born with a right bilateral cleft lip and palate, I have undergone approximately 13 corrective procedures in my lifetime, not quite finished my orthodontics though.

  • #FundraisingFriday – Zidane’s First Birthday!

    28 Jul 2017

    Zidane was diagnosed with a unilateral complete cleft lip and palate during our 16 week gender scan when we found out we were having a boy. It was a lot to take in, learning he would have to endure numerous operations until roughly the age of 18. However, once the initial shock settled we were just excited to meet our beautiful boy and welcomed the challenges that would come with him (cleft or no cleft!!).

  • #FundraisingFriday – Leon

    7 Jul 2017

    We sent him a certificate and his mum got in touch: "He was thrilled and took it to show his teacher and head teacher. He ended up with his own little piece in the school's newsletter. He has even asked if he can take it to hospital with him to show his surgeon when he has his gum notch repaired!" She also sent us a fab picture of Leon with his certificate!

  • Racing Champ Auctions Once-in-a-Lifetime Experience at Goodwood Festival of Speed

    23 Jun 2017

    BMW Mini Challenge Champ, Charlie Butler-Henderson, has pledged his support to CLAPA by auctioning off a once-in-a-lifetime experience at the Goodwood Festival of Speed.

  • #FundraisingFriday – East Sussex Masters Lodge

    23 Jun 2017

    Worshipful Brother (W Bro) Trevor Newman Worshipful Master of East Sussex Masters Lodge (left) accompanied by W Bro Peter Baker the Lodge Charity Steward (right) met Cretia Edwards the Sussex representative of CLAPA.