Sock cats change the world

Rachel Cooke makes ‘kookies’ – sock cats – to raise money for Pancreatic Cancer UK. She puts the “little critters” into different situations and adventures, such as canoeing down the Broads, and “tries to make people smile” with them.

Rachel sold her first batch of kookies when her boyfriend’s sister asked around at work if anyone would like one... resulting in an order for nearly 40! She’s even had orders from Australia.

Rachel says: “The support I’ve been given really cheers me up. Any little I can do feels like I am making a little splash in a big ocean.” 


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