£115,300 Raised in Katie's Memory

We have just been told by our friends at Little Havens that we have now raised, following the cricket match, over £115,300 in Katie's memory.

Thanks as ever for your wonderful and continued support.

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2018 Cricket Match - £3,000 Raised

The10th Friends of Katie Cricket Match took place on the one day of the summer when it rained!

However, despite the inclement weather the match was played and Nick's XI won by just 10 runs. More importantly over £3,000 was raised, Please read on for match report.

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Cancer Research - Race For Life

We care delighted that two Friends of Katie took part in the Southend Race For Life.

Sarah Franklin and her Mum Kay Fowler did the event resplendent in their Friends Of Katie tee shirts. The event had special significance for Kay and it was wonderful that she took part.

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Katie's Birthday

February was a difficult month for Friends of Katie with her birthday on the 5th and the 10th anniversary of her passing on the 21st.

As in previous years we found the best way to remember these contrasting times is to raise a glass or two in Katie's memory.

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The Havens Long Service Awards

Katie's Dad was among the speakers at the Havens Hospice Long Service and Every One of Us Awards night.

The eveining held in Southend honoured volunteers who had helped out from 5 years up to 35! Staff members were awarded for their work too.

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Lloyd's Market Charity Awards 2017

The work that Friends of Katie do for Little Havens was recognised at the recent Lloyd's Market Charity Awards 2017.

Katie's Dad received a cheque for £2,000 at the reception held in the Underwriting Room in the Lloyd's Building in the City of London. This along with funds raised at the Guy Carpenter Christmas raffle means that Katie's fund is now close to £110,000.

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