Barnard Charity Day at Bawburgh raises £5,400 for good causes

Thanks so much to Bawburgh Golf Club for raising funds for us and Break Charity as part of Norwich Inns. Well done to all those who took part and special congratulations to the winning team   http://www.edp24.co.uk/sport/bawburgh-golf-1-5644629  

Well done Carina for completing the “Tough Mudder”

Keeping Abreast Norwich Group Secretary Jane Crockett was delighted to receive a magnificent £260 from NNUH Coltishall Ward Staff Nurse Carina Carter who, with her partner, undertook a Tough Mudder Challenge in May to raise funds for the charity. Carina knows the money will be put to good use in making the experience of breast reconstruction patients, and those who …

Norwich group help Plastics Dept keep cool

Another donation by Keeping Abreast Norwich Group to the Plastics Outpatients Department to make the experience of our patients in the clinic and those looking after them a little more comfortable! Jane Crockett, Secretary of the Group, presented 6 desk fans purchased with funds raised by us to Lead Breast Reconstruction Nurse Ruth Harcourt.

Thank you to Britta and Noah for completing the Norwich Cycle Swarm

Thank you Breast Reconstruction Nurse Britta Andersen for donating £95 to KA Norwich Group from the Norwich Cycleswarm event you and your son recently took part in. Well done both of you! Britta is kindly spreading awareness of Keeping Abreast by wearing her cycle shirt with the KA logo back and front.

Sheila & friends raises funds for KA Norwich

Here’s a lovely photo of Sheila (on the right) and three friends taken at an event Sheila organised to raise funds for KA Norwich and Cancer Research UK. Sheila had her breast reconstruction in March and was so grateful for the support she received from KA at the time that she felt she wanted to give something back. Sheila is …

Cheltenham group working together with other organisations

Jacky, from out Cheltenham group attended the Macmillan Share,Learn,Meet conference which was brilliant for networking  in the local area of Cheltenham & Gloucester.  There were businesses & Support groups & the ideas on how can we reach a wider public, share information & help each other.  What a great day! #collaboration

Cheltenham Group talks at local WI group

Jacky from Keeping Abreast Cheltenham spoke at her local WI meeting in Coaley.  Thanks to Jacky for speaking about her journey and answering all the questions and thank to all those from the WI who attended.  Thank you so much to all those who gave a donation to the charity too.