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Weʼre raising £20,000 to build a new maternity bereavement suite at Worcestershire Royal Hospital by climbing Mount Kilimanjaro.

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Worcester, UK

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Each year Worcestershire Law Society chooses a charity to support through raffles held at our events throughout the year. This year we wanted our charity to be a local cause that would give back to our own community in Worcestershire.

We discovered that Worcestershire Acute Hospitals NHS Trust had started a fund to raise money for a new maternity bereavement suite at Worcestershire Royal Hospital.

When we met Trudy, a specialist maternity bereavement midwife, at Worcestershire Royal Hospital and saw first hand what she and her team are trying to achieve we knew immediately that this was the cause we wanted to support.

We also knew that we wanted to something special to raise as much money as possible and the decision was made to climb Kilimanjaro as a way to promote the cause and maximise our fundraising.

Team Kili-Billies was formed. Further information about the climb and this fantastic cause can be found by visiting our website:

Kili-Billies

Your generous donations will raise funds for something tangible, something that you can say you helped to build for Worcestershire, so please give generously for this worthwhile cause.

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  • Alexandra Phillips2 months ago
    Alexandra Phillips

    Alexandra Phillips

    2 months ago

    Thank you everyone for all of your donations. Your generosity will go a long way to helping us achieve our goal of raising £20,000 to help build the new maternity bereavement suite at Worcestershire Royal Hospital. Take a look at the following article from yesterday’s Worcester News: http://www.worcesternews.co.uk/news/business/16048938.Legal_eagles_aim_to_reach_top_of_Africa__39_s_largest_mountain_for_hospital_fundraiser/ Team Kili-Billies

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  • Alexandra Phillips2 months ago
    Alexandra Phillips

    Alexandra Phillips

    2 months ago

    Thank you all so much for your generous donations. We will shortly be announcing details of our summer fundraiser. In the meantime, did you know that the summit on Mount Kilimanjaro is called Uhuru Peak and it stands at 5,895m or 19,341 feet. To put this in perspective, Mount Everest, stands at 8,848 meters (29,029 feet) – just over 2,950 meters higher...best get training!

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  • Alexandra Phillips2 months ago
    Alexandra Phillips

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    2 months ago
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Page last updated on: 4/19/2018 1:26 PM

Supporters

21

  • Jessica Hart

    Jessica Hart

    Apr 19, 2018

    Great cause! Good luck!!

    £30.00

  • Lesley Peeters

    Lesley Peeters

    Apr 10, 2018

    what a wonderful thing to do for the experience of a lifetime but what a difference this will make to so many peoples lives, thank you x

    £10.00

  • Priya Tromans

    Priya Tromans

    Apr 4, 2018

    Thank you to all that supported the WLS Quiz in aid of this great cause

    £260.00

  • Chloe Phillips

    Chloe Phillips

    Mar 12, 2018

    You are all very brave and I wish you every success with this adventure.

    £20.00

  • Rachel Evans

    Rachel Evans

    Mar 7, 2018

    The very best of luck to all of you - what a fabulous cause to choose!

    £30.00

  • Priya

    Priya

    Mar 6, 2018

    WLS raffle money - thank you all for your support

    £300.00

  • Akhil  Sharma

    Akhil Sharma

    Mar 5, 2018

    Good luck

    £20.00

About the fundraiser
Alexandra Phillips

Alexandra Phillips

Worcester, UK

Associate at mfg Solicitors and current President of the Worcestershire Law Society.

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