Several music students from Queen Elizabth School in Wimborne recently organised and performed in an acoustic concert at the Allendale in Wimborne to raise money for Leaf. The concert was a credit to all involved – the music was provided by bands Capella and Egg Print, supported by Three’s A Crowd. They performed a varitety of covers Continue Reading
The Poole Bobbin Lace Circle have donated a fantastic £505 from events that they have held and the sale of a “Leaf” logo lace pattern and “Leaf” bobbins. Many thanks to eveyone who has been involved. Please visit their website to see what events are coming up. There are all sorts of craft events to get involved with Continue Reading
During the Christmas period, the Leaf Charity Choir and the Leaf Charity Youth Choir sang in Broadstone for the BIG SWITCH ON! and the Christmas Parade. We were delighted to learn that an incredible £800 was raised for Leaf. Leaf would like to thank everyone at the Broadstone Commerce of Trade for choosing to collect Continue Reading
John Bassinder recently ran in the London Marathon in an astonishing 2 hours 49 minutes. This is his second marathon, having run Bournemouth in 2013. Two and a half years ago John would never have imagined he would be able to run at all, as he was suffering intense back and leg pain which Continue Reading
Thank you all so much for attending our Spring Concert in April and all your kind messages! We are so pleased you enjoyed it. Our sincere thanks go to Olivia from The Wimborne Studio – one of our guests for the evening – who sang beautifully. We were enthralled by Alice’s performances on the flute Continue Reading
Since we started our pig-adoption scheme you have raised £723! Thank you all so much – please keep collecting! If you don’t have a pig and would like one to fill with all your loose change let us know and as soon as it is full, we will empty it for you and return it you with our Continue Reading
A HUGE thank you to everyone who registered their support for Leaf in our bid to secure some funding from the Lloyds Community Fund. We were completely overwhelmed that we received the most votes and as a result of your efforts, we will be shortly receiving a cheque for £3000! Thank you all SO much. It means such a lot to Continue Reading
Wow! Ellie Mae – you’re a star! Ellie made the bold decision to have her hair cut off this month to donate it to the Princess Trust who provide children with wigs following treatment. In the process she has raised a massive £1161.25 for Leaf. We cannot thank Ellie-Mae enough along with all her supporters for everything you have done.