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Half term activities and places to go, October 2017

Posted by on Oct 20, 2017 in Latest News | 0 comments

Half term activities and places to go, October 2017

It’s half term! We’re taking a well earned break with the children for the next week, and we know they are thrilled to be off school but if you’re anything like we were earlier, you may just be scratching your head, wondering what you’re going to do to keep them entertained in Surrey over the next week! We figured out a bit of a plan, so do read on if you’re in need of any inspiration! One thing we are definitely doing is Pillage the Village run by the fabulous Root and Prosper. We’ve loved this event since...

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Our Run Reigate 2017 video

Posted by on Oct 10, 2017 in Latest News | 0 comments

Our Run Reigate 2017 video

  We loved being part of Run Reigate this year and are grateful to everyone who made it so successful for Stripey Stork. We raised over £10k which is just amazing, and these valuable funds will allow us to develop our service and help even more local families in need. We hope you enjoy this video featuring our friends at Grant Thornton International who took part. Great memories of a special day. Thank you again #TeamStork! (Video credit: Dom Balls Productions)  ...

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Stripey Stork wish-list (October 2017)

Posted by on Sep 28, 2017 in Latest News | 0 comments

Stripey Stork wish-list (October 2017)

Our monthly blog post to highlight items that Stripey Stork currently have on our waiting list. The current list of items we re-home is here: Stripey Stork – items we rehome (1115) Drop-off times (including a Saturday session!) and the office location in Redhill (Surrey) can be found here.     Items we need: Newborn clothes (boys/girls/neutral) Girls clothes 10-11 years Buggies (prams and umbrella-folding style) Bouncy chairs Changing bags Cots and cot beds Baby bath   We are fully stocked with the following items and would...

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A successful Run Reigate for Team Stork!

Posted by on Sep 22, 2017 in Latest News | 0 comments

Sunday 17th September and the scene was set in Reigate’s beautiful Priory Park for a very special day. Thousands of runners and their supporters gathered from early in the morning to take part in the Intersport Run Reigate half marathon, 10k, wheelchair race and the kids races. Stripey Stork were honoured to be a charity partner this year, and in true Team Stork style we wanted to make sure our involvement was enjoyable and rewarding for all involved. We set ourselves an ambitious fundraising target and also set the objective of raising...

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Stripey Stork wish-list (September 2017)

Posted by on Sep 6, 2017 in Latest News | 0 comments

Stripey Stork wish-list (September 2017)

We are back from our summer break with the monthly blog post to highlight items that Stripey Stork currently have on our waiting list. The current list of items we re-home is here: Stripey Stork – items we rehome (1115) Drop-off times and the office location in Redhill (Surrey) can be found here.     Items we need: Newborn clothes (boys/girls/neutral) Boys clothes 7-13 years Sleeping bags 0-6 months Buggies Double buggies Cots and cot beds Muslins Hooded towels for babies Baby toiletries (baby shampoo, baby bath, toothbrushes,...

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Stripey Stork wish-list (July 2017)

Posted by on Jun 29, 2017 in Latest News | 0 comments

Stripey Stork wish-list (July 2017)

Our monthly blog post to highlight items that Stripey Stork currently have on our waiting list. The current list of items we re-home is here: Stripey Stork – items we rehome (1115) Drop-off times and the office location in Redhill (Surrey) can be found here. This includes a Sunday session. Please note we will not be accepting any donations during August.   Items we need: Bouncy chairs 0-3 months baby toys Baby baths Girl clothes 3-5 years Boys clothes 7-13 years Buggies Double buggies Cots Cot and cot bed sheets Muslins Back to school...

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Run Reigate 2017

Posted by on Jun 10, 2017 in Latest News | 0 comments

Run Reigate 2017

Stripey Stork are excited to announce their partnership with Run Reigate as one of the official charities supporting this great event on the 17th September 2017! And we’d love you to be part of it and join #TeamStork! Now in it’s 4th year, Run Reigate is an award-winning local event offering a race for all ages and abilities through the beautiful Surrey countryside. Check out this video to be inspired! Not only that, Run Reigate are committed to supporting local charities and have helped to raised thousands of pounds. The...

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Stripes4Stripey – Thursday 22nd June

Posted by on Jun 3, 2017 in Latest News | 0 comments

Stripes4Stripey – Thursday 22nd June

Wear ‘Stripes 4 Stripey’ on Thursday 22nd June and help a local family in need!   We are asking you to pull on your stripey socks, shirt, top or tights and support our ‘Stripes4Stripey’ appeal on Thursday 22nd June. Get your kids involved (is there a stripey babygrow in your baby’s wardrobe?) or arrange for all of your colleagues to wear stripes. We’d love to see as many of our friends get involved as possible.     We want the clothing packs we pass on to be as complete as possible. They may...

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Stripey Stork donation wish-list (June 2017)

Posted by on May 22, 2017 in Latest News | 2 comments

Stripey Stork donation wish-list (June 2017)

An update to our June 2017 donation wish-list. After a busy couple of weeks we are in need of the following items:   cots (120cm x 60cm size) older boys clothes (7-12 years) older girls clothes especially 4-5 years and 11-13 years boys shorts (all sizes) flat sheets for moses baskets premature baby clothes (boys and girls) double buggies (especially those suitable or a newborn)   If you have these items to donate get in touch by email – donate@stripeystork.org.uk Donation dates and location details are here. And, whilst we...

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Stripey Stork wish-list (May 2017)

Posted by on Apr 20, 2017 in Latest News | 2 comments

Stripey Stork wish-list (May 2017)

Our monthly blog post to highlight items that Stripey Stork currently have on our waiting list. The current list of items we re-home is here: Stripey Stork – items we rehome (1115) Drop-off times and the office location in Redhill (Surrey) can be found here.     Items we need (HIGH PRIORITY): Girls clothes 3-4 years Boys sleepsuits (12-18 months and 18-24 months) Sleeping bags (0-6 months) Muslins Bibs Hooded baby towels Items we have low stocks of: Girls clothes 3-7 years Pressure mounted stairgates Double buggies We are fully...

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