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Newsletter screenshot1Jan's story
Read how Jan Bloomfield has supported My WiSH Charity for the past 25 years

Masons’ generosity helps patients attending MRI department
Read how Bob and Solea Lodge have given music back to patients

Teenager loses her long lock and raises funds for the Butterfly Appeal
Read how fundraising helped Jasmine Ackland as well as our end of life patients. 

Projects4Roofing and Newmarket FC support the NHS
Read why the duo are supporting My WiSH over the coming season

Captain’s Charity Day helps to raise £10,000 for Forget Me Not Dementia appeal
Read how the three captains will make a big difference to our patients

Woman to run 10k to support unit that potentially saved the life of her husband
Read why Tracey Feeney is taking on this challenge for the Macmillan Unit

Cycling from Brandon to Blackpool for the Macmillan Unit
Colin Fogg is taking on a mammoth challenge in memory of his dad

Taking part in the Stour Valley Path run in aid of the Rainbow Ward
Chris is supporting the ward after they cared for daughter, Nora.

Photographer's mission to raise money for charity by taking "porchtraits"
Read how Neil Baxter has been keeping busy during lockdown

Five-year-old's two-mile walk raises over £1,300
Olivia-Rose is a true charity superstar

Walking from Great Cornard to Long Melford to support NHS staff at the West Suffolk Hospital
Take a look at what Joe has planned

Brother and sister caring efforts for NHS staff
Read how Keith Lemon got involved with the duo

Runner's challenge to complete 13 half marathons in 13 days
Read about Josh's crazy challenge

Challenge ends with £1,000 raised for charity
A big well done to Long Melford Cricket Club

Finley's mile a day to help raise money for the Covid-19 appeal
Another amazing young fundraiser supporting our hospital

West Suffolk Hospital charity's 'massive thank you' for community support through coronavirus crisis
We cannot thank the community enough for all their support

'Incredible' Freddie's online fitness class raises over £1,500 for West Suffolk Hospital
Read 7-year-old Freddie's amazing story

Making music for the 'Help Your NHS Hospital Covid-19 Appeal'
Read how the song 'Somewhere over the Rainbow' has helped raise money 

Students raise money for the hospital's Covid-19 appeal
Finsborough School have been putting their spare time to good use 

Meet Ron Knight
Find out why volunteering is as good for you as it for us!

Families of patients at West Suffolk Hospital can send knitted hearts 
Read how knitted hearts are keeping loved ones connected

2020 Mile Members Challenge by cricket club to raise money for Help your NHS hospital appeal
Read how Long Melford Cricket Club is supporting our Covid appeal

Brownie pair help to raise money for the Butterfly Appeal
A big thank you to Matilda and Maddie

Sponsored Speed Kick Challenge raises money for the Rainbow Ward
Read how St Christopher's Primary school fundraised for us

Valentine's Ball raises £500 for the Butterfly Appeal
Our appeal receives another boost

Project 7 hands out £800 to My WiSH
A wonderful donation to our Macmillan Unit

Robbie Gladwell and Friends help to raise over £4,000
An amazing donation to our breast unit 

Arc Shopping Centre £5,500 boost for the My WiSH Charity
Read how the Arc have raised an incredible amount of money

Winter Wonderland Ball raises over £12,000 for the Butterfly Appeal
A huge thank you to Steve Trowles for his continued support

Wishes at winter Spectacle raise nearly £1,700 for charity
Read how the wonderful Spectacle of Light at Haughley Park boosted the Butterfly Appeal

Gifts for children with severe complex needs from the WiSH Upon a Star Appeal
Read how our children's appeal has helped patients across Suffolk

ICE Cafe's fundraising year helps to raise over £5,000 for the Butterfly Appeal
We were thrilled to receive this generous donation from this local business

Cake sale at West Suffolk House gives a boost to the Butterfly Appeal
National Apprenticeship Week meant cakes and raising money

85 books donated to hospital for children who suffer from talipes
These books are already making a difference 

Young James makes loom bands to boost the Love Your Nodes Appeal
Read what a difference this amazing 7-year-old has made

Quiz helps to raise over £600 for the Butterfly Appeal
The Moreton Hall Community Centre has given our appeal a boost

Fitness sessions boost for the paediatric diabetes team
Read how over £1,500 was raised

Cupcakes galore help to swell the funds of the Butterfly Appeal
A big thank you to No. 5 Angel Hill for supporting us 

Marathon walk raises money for the Macmillan Unit
Staff nurse Liz and family have paid thanks to staff

Cockney Knees up night raises over £1,400 for the Rainbow Ward
Read what fundraisers Kerry, Mick and Mark have been up to.

Unveiling of major-fundraising appeal
Click here to read how our media partners, The Bury Free Press, have helped us launch our appeal

Cardiac team celebrates one year of caring for community hearts
One year on from the official opening, the cardiac centre is offering patients new procedures and top quality care close to home.


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