Get Set for Easter Fund-Raising

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Byline: Kate Skinner

Appeals manager Kate Skinner takes her regular look at the latest moves in the work to raise pounds 5 million for a new hospice for Coventry.

EASTER is just around the corner and we need lots of eggs for our tombola at the spring fair - so please be kind enough to donate one.

Last week I was invited to go along to a delicious buffet with the members of the Exel Retired Staff Association in Coventry.

They presented a cheque for pounds 300 to the appeal and some members of the committee have since visited the hospice and went away filled with enthusiasm to help us with our fund-raising.

lMEMBERS of the fund-raising team have been along to the launch of the new Hyundai Coupe at Prestige Garage, Lockhurst Lane and also to the Volkswagen Polo launch at Listers, Quinton Road, Cheylesmore. Both garages had laid on an evening of entertainment and fund-raising for the appeal. Thank you to both garages and their clients for all the support. …