Event Blogs

Thank you Lottery for helping build our volunteer program

Date: 08/09/2017 Author: Hannah Tags: Volunteering,Trusts and Foundations

Dreams Come True would like to say a huge thanks to the Big Lottery Fund Wales for their recent grant to support the Dreams Come True volunteering programme in Wales.

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Fundraisers who Face their Biggest Fears

Date: 06/09/2017 Author: Hannah Tags: Events,Fundraising

Our superstar fundraisers are not only consistent in their fundraising efforts, but also willing to face their biggest fears whilst working for a cause they deeply care about.

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Impressions from his Incredible Solo Swim

Date: 31/08/2017 Author: Hannah Tags: Events,Fundraising

Last week Chris Astill-Smith completed the incredible challenge of swimming across the English Channel in just 11 hours and 43 minutes

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Running for dreams, for my son

Date: 21/08/2017 Author: Ian Tags: Fundraising

As part of the fundraising for Matthew’s dream and as my role as a volunteer with the charity it felt only right that I should get as involved as possible to both raise funds and the profile of Dreams Come True, so the local 10k which is held annually seemed like the perfect opportunity.

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Birmingham Team Volunteer Leader Blog Post

Date: 17/08/2017 Author: Hannah Tags: Fundraising,Volunteering

Having considered undertaking some volunteer work for a while, I was excited to see the opportunity to become a team leader in the Midlands advertised.

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The People's Postcode Lottery

Date: 07/08/2017 Author: Hannah Tags: Fundraising,Volunteering

Since being awarded a grant by the People's Postcode Lottery we have achieved:

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Scrap Car Comparison

Scrap Car Comparison customers are making Dreams Come True

Date: 01/08/2017 Author: Lauren Tags: Corporate ,Fundraising

We are delighted to be Scrap Car Comparison's Summer Charity!

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Cycling your way through the streets of London

Date: 01/08/2017 Author: Stu Tags: Fundraising

Stu's Ride London adventure

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My dream changed my life.

Date: 26/07/2017 Author: Lauren Tags: Dreams

This may sound like a cliché but I wouldn't be the same person I am now without it. Through all the pain and difficulties in my life there are some moments I can look back and say wow I'm so glad this happened, and this stands out by miles.

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A cup of tea with Claire - A fantastic day with inspirational people

Date: 26/07/2017 Author: Claire Tags: Events,Fundraising,Volunteering,Power of Dreams

So an early start for me but I'd do it all over again to support this young inspiration volunteer, Megan.

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Never giving up on your dreams – The final stretch.

Date: 25/07/2017 Author: Chris Tags: Events,Fundraising

3 weeks to go and I can’t stop thinking about stepping foot on French soil….I can already smell the baguettes.

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The freedom to dream big is not something all of us have the luxury of

Date: 20/07/2017 Author: Hannah Attenburrow Tags: Corporate ,Fundraising,Power of Dreams

Dreams transform lives. It is not always clear how, but they do. When someone’s life is transformed, they are no longer the person they used to be. They can do new things, scale new heights, reach new horizons.

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