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Introducing our new placement student Georgia Nixon!

I am a Business and Marketing Student at The University of Sunderland and just completed my second year of university. I was determined to secure myself a placement year so that I could gain experience and so that I am more prepared for the world of work for when I’ve completed my degree! For...

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We have been shortlisted for Small Charity of the Year!

The Children's Foundation are delighted to have been shortlisted for Small Charity of the Year at the North East Charity Awards! The North East Charity Awards recognise the hard work and innovative thinking of local charities and individual fundraisers, whilst also celebrating the local...

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Spooky Halloween Abseil

Have what it takes to scale the dizzy heights of the Royal Victoria Infirmary? Then why not take part in our Spooky Halloween Abseil, to raise money for The Children's Foundation? On Saturday 28th October, some of our brave supporters will be abseiling down The New Victoria wing of the RVI, in...

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Release your Inner Superhero and raise funds for TCF this September!

Superhero September is coming! This September The Children’s Foundation are running a superhero month of fundraising to raise funds to help us support distressed, disadvantaged and disabled children across the region. You can become a North East Superhero by getting your school, nursery or...

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MEET OUR NEW PLACEMENT STUDENT, OLIVIA COLQUHOUN

After researching and reading an abundance of placement applications from various different companies, I came across the fundraising and events placement offered by The Children’s Foundation. It immediately stood out to me, firstly, due to the incredible difference The Children’s Foundation...

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Big Thank You to The Toy Trust for Supporting Clown Doctors!

  The Children's Foundation are thrilled to receive a donation from The Toy Trust to allow the Clown Doctors to continue bringing laughter and joy to sick children in the Great North Children's Hospital in Newcastle upon Tyne. Founded by the British Toy and Hobby Association, the Toy...

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CALL FOR APPLICATIONS NOW OPEN

The Call for research applications this year is around the prevention of mental health problems in children and young people, and is now open! Prevention can refer to primary prevention or to preventive actions designed to minimise mental health problems or prevent development of secondary...

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Stars Awards 2017

Our little stars sparkled and stole the show! Tuesday 20 June was a special day for 11 youngsters from the North East, when they received an award from The Children’s Foundation. Our annual Stars Awards, now in its 11th year, recognises the achievements of children in the North East with a...

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CALLING ALL RUNNERS!

Do you know the deadline to secure a place to run the Great North Run this year is Monday 3rd July? Fortunately, if you are considering to participate this year, The Children's Foundation still has places available! Sign up before it's too late and join our amazing Team TCF! Last year Team TCF...

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Walbottle Campus, Walbottle

Meet the Walbottle Campus Garden Team 2016/17 Student Team Joanna, Mohammad, Sean, Amy, Paige, Ryan are the first cohort of students who will be working towards their City & Guilds Level 1 Award in Practical Horticulture. The students are really positive and excited about this...

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