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Let Rainbows benefit from Santa’s mistakes

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People can help the children and young people who use Rainbows this festive season by donating their unwanted gifts to our shops.

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Three of our families have enjoyed a once in a lifetime opportunity attending the Prime Minister’s Christmas Party

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Three of our families have enjoyed a once in a lifetime opportunity attending the Prime Minister’s Christmas Party.

Nine-year-old Preston, seven-year-old Edward and three-year-old Gurmukh attended the Christmas extravaganza at 10 Downing Street on Monday with their families.

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Derby runner takes on five marathons in five days dressed as Santa

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A Rolls-Royce worker who smashed a Guinness World Record earlier this year is taking on five marathons over five days dressed as Santa.

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Five-year old Nottingham Forest fan will be a mascot for Saturday’s game

[vc_row][vc_column width="1/1"][vc_single_image image="39608" alignment="center" border_color="grey" img_link_target="_self" img_size="large" img_link="https://www.rainbows.co.uk/forest/"][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column width="1/1"][vc_column_text]A young Nottingham Forest fan who is severely disabled with a life-limiting condition will be a mascot for Saturday’s game.

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It’s been a fantastic first year in partnership for Leicestershire CCC with Rainbows Hospice for Children and Young People.

[vc_row][vc_column width="1/1"][vc_single_image image="39605" alignment="center" border_color="grey" img_link_target="_self" img_size="large"][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column width="1/1"][vc_column_text]14 December 2016

It’s been a fantastic first year in partnership for Leicestershire CCC with Rainbows Hospice for Children and Young People.

The two organisations have worked together closely after Rainbows Hospice for Children and Young People was named as the club’s Official Charity Partner for 2016.

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Toyota Santas take on Derby run

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Colleagues from Toyota in Derby will be swapping overalls for red suits as they take on our Derby Santa Run.

Nine staff members, along with 17 family members and friends and a festive dog, will be joining hundreds of Santas at the event on Sunday 11 December at Elvaston Castle.

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It’s a toy story for Rainbows

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Our shops want families to make way for new Christmas toys by sorting out the old ones and donating them to us.

Last year, toy sales raised almost £30,000 for our work.

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Loughborough brewery makes special Rainbows beer

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Charnwood Brewery wants people to ‘hop’ on down to its Leicestershire site to pick up a special ale concocted to raise money for us.

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Be rewarded for supporting Rainbows

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Rainbows nurse shortlisted for NHS Recognition Awards

[vc_row][vc_column width="1/1"][vc_single_image image="39581" alignment="center" border_color="grey" img_link_large="yes" img_link_target="_self" img_size="large"][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column width="1/1"][vc_column_text]Anne-Marie Murkett, our lead nurse for education, quality and governance, has been shortlisted for the 2016 NHS Recognition Awards.

The awards pay tribute to the region’s best leaders in healthcare and Anne-Marie is nominated for the Leading and Developing People Category, the only non-NHS nominee.

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