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Kare’s Diamond League Success!

13 year-old Kare Adenegan has just represented Great Britain in the T34 100m at the Glasgow Diamond League meeting. Kare was third, beaten only by Amy Siemons of the Netherlands and double Paralympic champion, compatriot Hannah Cockroft. Kare has Cerebral Palsy but she has not let this hold her back. After watching the London Paralympic […]

Nicholls & Clarke Fun Day success!

We would like to thank staff at Nicholls & Clarke for their hard work putting on their fantastic annual St George’s Family Fun Day event in support of Children Today. One of the previous beneficiaries of Children Today, Luke, was a guest of honour at the event. The public turned up to the charity event […]

Thank you to Upton by Chester Golf club

Upton By Chester Golf Club 2013-2014 Captains Marge Poole and Fred Hopley chose to work with Children Today for their charity support. During their year of office they held many fundraising events all supported by members and friends of the Upton-by-Chester Golf Club. This resulted in a magnificent total of £7330.74 which was presented to […]

Thank you to Frodsham cadets!

Children Today would like to say a huge thank you to the the cadets from Frodsham Detachment, Cheshire Army Cadet Force who presented Children Today with a cheque for £250. The money was raised as part of a bag pack they completed in November 2013. Tom from the charity visited the detachment to give the […]

PCU ‘Casino Royale’ Charity Ball

Police Credit Union had a ‘licence to thrill’ at its 10th Anniversary ‘Casino Royale’ charity dinner. An evening of entertainment, auctions and fun gambling was enjoyed by all, with a spectacular £7,007 (we had to keep to the Casino Royale theme with the odd £007 – actually pure coincidence!!) raised for Children Today. The event […]

Mapei UK dress down for charity

Children Today would like to thank everyone at Mapei UK Ltd for their participation in dress-down Fridays throughout 2013. Over the year staff have left their smart suits at home for the day and dressed casually on a Friday in return for a charitable donation. We are delighted to announce that this has resulted in […]

Ride into Paris like Chris Froome…

For those inspired by Chris Froome’s success last year, Children Today have an incredible opportunity to take on an iconic charity challenge with a special added bonus. Join us from 23rd to 27th July 2014 and you could be cycling the 300 miles from London to Paris and riding jubilantly down the Champs-Elysees just like […]

Reece’s Birthday Bash with the PFA

Recently Children Today were invited to the Professional Footballers Association Headquarters in Manchester to collect a cheque for £10,000. This fantastic donation was to support our recent challenge adventure when ex-professional footballers led teams on a fundraising trip to the Grand Canyon. We were all delighted that Reece, from Bolton, who was celebrating his 8th […]

Celebrating another busy year!

During 2013 the staff, volunteers and supporters of Children Today have continued to work hard to respond to the individual needs of many children and young people living with disabilities. An essential piece of equipment can transform the lives of these children, helping in a range of practical and social situations. Earlier this year the […]

Olivia’s Fabulous Fibre Optics!

We would like to thank Claire and the team from Claims.co.uk for their generous donation to help us provide vital equipment where it is needed most. Thanks to their generosity, a young girl called Olivia will now be looking forward to receiving some fantastic new sensory equipment to give her distraction and pleasure. An amazing […]