• 30 bays in 30 days final swim at Cobo last night, what a fantastic turn out, this was just before entering the water, click on photo for more images. A HUGE thanks to everyone who took part.

  • Huge thanks to Zoe and Dan Blake who ran the Fathers Day Half Marathon in memory of their Mum Pam. They raised over £2200.

  • Just a taster of the amazing photos taken by James Machon over the 30bays event. These will be for sale shortly for those who want a memory of this event. Keep looking for more information. This was day 20, Moulin Huet

  • This fabulous photo has been sent to us and gives a fantastic view of the Hospice from an angle not often available!

  • Our Memory tree is now 'planted' and looks amazing in our gardens, for more information on how to dedicate a leaf please click on the photo.

Fundraising for 2014

The 30 bays in 30 days event has been a huge success and has just finished, but there is still time ot sponsor a swimmer if you have not done so.  If you need to sponsor a swimmer who is not on the list, go to the donate button and enter your donation PUTTING THE NAME OF THE PERSON YOU WISH TO SPONSOR AND THE EVENT in the text box to ensure it goes to the right person. 

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The 2014 30 in 30 cycle challenge had 67 riders in red shirts this year and we also had 20 7 in 7 riders who are under 16 riding each day for 7 days to raise money for Les Bourgs Hospice.  These guys raised an incredible £57,770.56 this year and money is still coming in.  The Rock to Rocque cycle ride was well attended with over 1100 riders out again this year. 

We also have Anyon and Donna cycling 668km around North France for Les Bourgs Hospice in August.  Thanks to everyone and if you wish to sponsor any of these people just select the 'sponsor someone' link to the right of this page.  We also have Max Carling hosting a Family Hog Roast to raise money for us on June 28th, look at upcoming events for more information.

 

Les Bourgs Hospice Lottery

Download the Les Bourgs Hospice lottery club application form here.

Now is a great time to join the lottery, we now have exceeded 2000 members and have now increased the prizes giving 2 more prizes each month, this will give you 12 chances of winning each month! 

What a great Easter, Mothers Day or Birthday gift a lottery play would be with an outlay of just £5 a month (minimum 1 year) with a possible income of up to £1000 at each draw, a great gift for those people who have everything!

Currently we offer 2 top prizes of £1000, 1 second prize of £500, 4 third prizes of £250 and 5 fourth prizes of £100 each month, this will go up as we get more members so your chances of winning remain good.

The draw is done on the 2nd Wednesday of each month and all the results are available via the website. All winners will be notified by letter.

For Lottery Draw Results 13 August 2014  please click on this link.

 

Gifts available to purchase

We have a range of physical and virtual gifts for those times when you are looking for new ideas on what to buy. 

Each gift brings money into Les Bourgs Hospice and there are items suitable for every budget.

In the hospice reception area not only will you find the items we sell on our online store,  but also handmade gifts carefully crafted by our day hospice group.  Here you will find a selection of colourfully hand painted silk scarves, glasses cases, jewellery, and other interesting items.  The display constantly changes and make wonderful locally made presents for you to give to friends and family.

We also have regular raffles running in our reception so you may get some great prizes by just coming in for a visit.

You can visit the reception to purchase goods Monday to Friday from 0900hrs until 1700hrs and you are very welcome to come in at any time between those hours.

So, the next time you are passing by then why not come on in and take a look!

Keep looking as the gifts will change on a regular basis.

Volunteers

The team of volunteers is essential for maintaining the smooth running of the Hospice and its retail outlets. 

There are many ways you can volunteer dependent upon your skills, time available and preferences. 

We are now looking for Saturday Volunteers at the Bridge Shop anytime between 09.30 - 16.30 we can accept applications from anybody age 15 plus. 

We are also looking for volunteers to help each day at the Mont Arrive Store where a large amount of stock is received each day, any time you have available.

If you would like to help us out any time please contact Vanessa on 210322 or email vanessa@lesbourgs.com.

Any time that you have free you are welcome to give to us, we accept volunteers for as little as a couple of hours once a month to those who can commit regularly, everyone is welcome from 16 years up.

If you would like more information click on the link below: