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Donations to Our Charity


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Below are a selection of the events and donations that have taken place:

May 2019

Emergency Department staff raised a fantastic £893.00 by  holding  a cake sale and tombola to raise funds to enhance the facilities in the Bluebell Room in the Emergency Department.

April 2019

The Sherwood Forest Hospital's Charity are delighted to support the purchase of a hand-held slit lamp for the ophthalmology team at Newark Hospital at a cost of £4074. This will assist with examinations of inpatients, young children & patients unable to transfer from wheelchairs.

The Voluntary Services Department donated three optiflow machines to the ICCU at King's Mill Hospital.  The machines cost £4,950.

3 hydrotilt chairs costing £7,291 have been purchased by Charitable Funds for patients on Ward 53.

A C2 Nerve Monitor costing £10,000 was purchased by Charitable Funds for use in theatres by Mr Akhtar, Consultant Surgeon.

Craig Brittlebank and his 11 year old son Bailey climbed Ben Nevis raising a fantastic £1,500 for the children’s ward. The funds were used to purchase TVs and play equipment for the ward.

Mansfield Roadrunners Scooter Club made their annual visit to the children’s ward delivering Easter Eggs. A donation of £1,070 was also made to the Neo Natal Unit.

Residents, visitors and staff from Magnolia House Care Home kindly donated Easter gifts to the children on Ward 25

NHIS staff have held several fundraising events raising £1,000 to purchase 3 x iPads for the children on Ward 25

Oaklands Care Home for kindly donated Easter Eggs to the children on Ward 25.

Sandra Eyre and members of her family donated £240 from the funeral of Sandra’s Mum, Joyce. The money will be used in the Diabetic Foot Clinic.

 Sun Chemical Ltd  kindly donated Easter eggs for patients on the care of the elderly wards.

An ice machine costing £2,120 has been purchased by Charitable Funds for Ward 21. The ice will be used to assist with the reduction of swelling for orthopaedic patients.

March 2019

Maxine Hoskins and colleagues from the Nottinghamshire SANDS group kindly donated a bedside crib to the Butterfly Suite.

Claire,  James and Ava Spindley raised £1205 from a coffee morning to raise funds for the Children's Bereavement Centre at Newark and the Butterfly Suite at King's Mill Hospital. The donation is in memory of their son Austin James Burt Spindley.

February 2019

Staff nurse, Diane Taylor, held an afternoon tea in support of the Day Case Patient Environmental Improvement Project and raised £269.49.

Gordon Beastall donated £1,000 in loving memory of his late wife Christine. The funds are to be shared between the haematology and stroke funds in appreciation of care received.

Angela McCreadie & Wendy Broughton held their annual Breast & Balls Event and raised a fantastic £11,000 to be shared between Breast & Urology Services at King’s Mill Hospital.