Nelson's Journey

Nelson's Journey Purple Picnic

A Purple Picnic is a way for people to come together both in person or virtually to raise funds for the charity, whilst also providing an opportunity for people to remember those that have died.
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HOLD A PURPLE PICNIC AND SUPPORT NORFOLK'S BEREAVED CHILDREN

A Nelson's Journey Purple Picnic is an opportunity for families and groups to come together to remember someone special who had died, while also raising awareness and much needed funds for Nelson's Journey's support of bereaved children and young people in Norfolk.

There are many different places and ways that you can hold a Purple Picnic - including at schools, in gardens and at workplaces. You could even hold a virtual picnic and invite others to join you over a video call. From bake off competitions, dress down and non-uniform days, mini festivals, raffles, sporting challenges and activities to remember someone special, you keep surprising us with your creative ideas and enthusiasm and we are truly thankful.

A Purple Picnic provides an opportunity to create memories with friends, family and colleagues whilst raising vital funds for Nelson's Journey's vital services for bereaved children and young people in Norfolk. Since 1997, thousands of children have been supported by the charity. Offering the right help gives children the best opportunity to move forward positively with their grief.

About the charity

Nelson's Journey

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The mission of Nelson’s Journey is to increase the self-esteem, self-belief and wellbeing of bereaved children in Norfolk, by enabling families and wider society to talk openly about death and bereavement, and for children to express and understand emotions.

Donation summary

Total raised
£45,901.97
+ £43.75 Gift Aid
Online donations
£505.00
Offline donations
£45,396.97
Direct donations
£295.00
Donations via fundraisers
£210.00

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