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London Marathon Runner supports Share A Star!

We are always pleased when our supporters take part in an event to help raise funds to allow us to keep doing the work we do. We have forged links with a number of schools to raise awareness of our … Continue reading

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Virgin London Marathon 2017

We have received an offer from a London Marathon participant to raise funds for us through sponsorship. If you are running and are looking for a charity to support then we have set up an event on our online donation … Continue reading

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On the twelfth day of Share a Star’s 12 Christmas Star Campaign

On the twelfth day of Share a Star’s 12 Christmas Star Campaign,  we were able to visit Pembury Hospital with gifts for all those staying in hospital over Christmas, as well as some of the nurses too who will be … Continue reading

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On the eleventh day of Share a Star’s Christmas Star campaign

On the eleventh day of Share a Star’s Christmas Star campaign, we visited Thomas Star and his family. Tom had chronic renal failure and had a kidney transplant a few months ago but is still in and out of hospital … Continue reading

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On the tenth day of Share a Star’s 12 Christmas Star campaign

On the tenth day of Share a Star’s 12 Christmas Star campaign, we visited Lucas Star and his family. Lucas suffers with multiple conditions, which includes a tracheostomy and ventilation needed. It was time to do something special for Lucas, … Continue reading

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Thank You

We have to say a huge thank you to West Malling Taxis Ltd., who have enabled us to really reach more than just 12 families. Get ready to see the 12th day of our 12 Christmas Stars campaign! It’s epic! … Continue reading

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On the ninth day of Share a Star’s 12 Christmas Star campaign

On the ninth day of Share a Star’s 12 Christmas Star campaign, we visited River Star and his family. River suffers with a very rare condition, there are only 9 cases in the whole world! He suffers with the severest … Continue reading

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On the eighth day of Share a Star’s 12 Christmas Star campaign

On the eighth day of Share a Star’s 12 Christmas Star campaign, we visited Kayla Star and her family. Kayla suffers from multiple conditions, meaning she struggles to speak or move. She suffers from seizures too. We worked on getting … Continue reading

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On the seventh day of Share a Star’s 12 Christmas Star campaign

On the seventh day of Share a Star’s 12 Christmas Star campaign, we visited Kia Star and her family. Kia Star suffers with Lennox Gastaut Syndrome, and in the past few months has lost her dad to another life threatening … Continue reading

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On the sixth day of Share a Star’s 12 Christmas Star campaign

On the sixth day of Share a Star’s 12 Christmas Star campaign, we visited Rafael Star and his family. Rafael has spent over half of his young life in hospital. 9 weeks is the longest he’s remained out of hospital … Continue reading

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On the fifth day of Share a Star’s 12 Christmas Star campaign

On the fifth day of Share a Star’s 12 Christmas Star campaign, we visited Malachi Star and his family. Malachi is a wonderful boy full of character! He has suffered a lot during his life, with having a brain tumour … Continue reading

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On the Fourth day of Share a Star’s 12 Christmas Star campaign

On the fourth day of Share a Star’s 12 Christmas Stars campaign, we visited Chloey Star and her family. She has battled cancer four times and has spent most of this year in hospital. She has now finally reached remission … Continue reading

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On the third day of Share a Star’s 12 Christmas Star campaign

On the third day of Share a Star’s 12 Christmas Star campaign, we visited Ruby Star and her family. Ruby suffers with Neuroblastoma and is four years old. She has been in and out of hospital a lot and this … Continue reading

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On the second day of Share a Star’s 12 Christmas Star campaign

On the second day of Share a Star’s 12 Christmas Star campaign, we visited Cameron Star and his family. Cam suffers from Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy and is 16. His smile brightens up any room and really is such a thoughtful … Continue reading

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12 Stars of Christmas Packing

Volunteers busy packing the gifts for our 12 Stars of Christmas project were photographed by the Medway Messenger. The volunteers were sorting and packing at Asda Gillingham-Pier who kindly lent us the room and donated funds to the project. To … Continue reading

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On the first day of Share a Star’s 12 Christmas Star campaign

On the first day of Share a Star’s 12 Christmas Star campaign, we visited Lewis Star and his family. Lewis suffers from dystonic cerebral palsy and so many other conditions too. His mum used to be his full time carer, … Continue reading

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12 Stars of Christmas in Medway Messenger

As we draw closer to delivery of our Christmas campaign 12 Stars of Christmas the following appeared in the Medway Messenger today and should be repeated across Kent this week. Four of the 12 Stars of Christmas are from the … Continue reading

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12 Christmas Stars

Our press release has been issued to local press for our Christmas Campaign. Every day during the 12 Christmas Stars Campaign our charity volunteers will be travelling to one of the seriously ill youngsters and their families we support to … Continue reading

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Silent Auction Open for bids

Bid early in our Silent Auction at the Ball – bids now open online We have some fantastic Lots in our Silent Auction at the Starlit Spring Ball 2016. Here’s a chance to view what’s on offer…… You can start … Continue reading

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Swimming to success

Our lovely supporter Lauren Gladdis completed a sponsored swim this weekend to raise funds for Share A Star. Lauren completed 106 lengths, equivalent of 1.6 miles! Thank you so much Lauren and congratulations on completing your swim and for beating … Continue reading

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Sponsored by Gordon Engraving

Our latest sponsor for our Starlit Spring Ball is the manufacturer of our acrylic holding stars, Gordon Engraving Ltd of Canterbury Thank you for your sponsorship and for making our stars! Tickets are selling fast for our ball – book … Continue reading

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Running Walking & Bike Challenge

You may remember Jennifer as a participant and fundraiser for Share A Star in the Great North Run for the last 2 years. [See her pic, far left on the photo below]. Jennifer met with Jessica after her 2nd run and … Continue reading

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Bookings Open for Starlit Spring Ball 2016

Our Starlit Spring ball will be on 9 April 2016 in Upchurch, Kent. This will be a fantastic celebration, fundraiser and chance to come and meet the team behind Share A Star at our glittering Black Tie Dinner & Dance. … Continue reading

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Dynamo Makes Magic

Dynamo is known for making magic through his tricks, but in November 2015, he created it by going on behalf of Share a Star to visit our Ruth Star in hospital. Ruth is seriously chronically unwell and spends a huge … Continue reading

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GNR 2015 raised over £1,200 so far!

Online sponsorship is showing £935 raised by our #GNR2015 runners so far. With other donations and declared offline sponsorship the sum raised so far has grossed £1,228.25. Our Gift Aid return was £193, just from you agreeing to us claiming … Continue reading

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Tendai’s sponsorship page is live

Our final runner in the the Great North Run 2015 has now got her sponsorship page up and running.  Tendai is running with sponsorship from her employer Pulse Healthcare but still needs your support to raise funds! “So here I … Continue reading

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Morrisons Great North Run 2015

13-September-2015 We have five runners lined up for this year’s Great North Run for you to support including two of Jessica’s carers, one sponsored by our care provider agency Pulse Community Healthcare, the other running as an independant!     … Continue reading

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Yorkshire 3 Peaks Challenge

Our latest fundraiser is to attempt the Yorkshire 3 Peaks Challenge next weekend. Jo Mings is taking part in the challenge to raise funds for Share A Star. Jo said “I have decided to walk the 26 mile route for … Continue reading

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Fundraiser Pages – Dragon Boat Race

We are just over a week away from our 1st ever Dragon Boat Race in conjunction with the KM Group.  Our team “SASOO” is small but perfectly formed but we need to build some money to make all this effort … Continue reading

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Dragon Boat Race – coming soon!

Our team is building for the KM Group’s Dragon boat race on 5 July (but we are still looking for additional crew!) Where? Mote Park, Maidstone When? 5 July – racing from 1000hrs Who? Could be you! Registration is £15 … Continue reading

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