Update 21st Jan 2022 – Thank you to everyone who supported the Judy D’cruz Fund in aid of The Brain Tumour Charity last year and for all the years!! The money raised via my 60th Birthday party was £2,149.75 and the fund total currently stands at £59,368.36. Please put SAT 25th June in your diary for night of midsummer music and madness. Thanks from the both of us we really do appreciate your support
Update 1st Nov 2021 – The Barn Dance on 23rd Oct 2021 Raised a whopping £1707.50. Thanks to all who attended and especially our main sponsors: Bell Blinds, Elmhurst Landscapes and Touch of Glass. Special mention also to Brayleys Honda, Cranham Tandoori, Debneys Opticians and Balloons by Wonderland for some fantastic raffle prizes as well as those who provided the auction items ie Sir Trevor Brooking, C&D Interiors and Garry Steptowe. The Judy D’cruz Fund now stands at £55,958. This Fund is used specifically for treating children with Brain Tumours but also for supporting them and their families.
Update 17th July 2021 – A really important date, our first post COVID fundraiser. Judy’s Aunty Maggie & Uncle Mick held a garden party in aid of The Judy D’cruz Fund. The money raised on the night is still coming in but to date £1137.50 has been raised. A lot of work went into what was a fabulous party thank you Maggie & Mick. Mick & Maggies granddaughter Ruby (aged 9) was absolute star helping all night and ensuring loads of raffle tickets were sold. Thank you Ruby!!. To donate to Judy’s fund just click here
2020 – Has been a tough year for fundraising with COVID 19. We have however rasied some funds via a massive contribution in Memory of our good friend Paul Jepson who passed away due to a Brain Tumour. It means that we have now raised over £50k. Watch this space for some new ideas we have in the pipeline.
2019 – We have had some marvellous events and raised £11, 055.17 and at the end of the year the fund climbed to a total of £47,170.17
On January 25th we raised £730 with a great Live Music Night at The Fatlin Pub in Hornchurch
Om March 12th our friends at The Post Office did a bake sale. It was great day spent with people who have been great supporters. Amount raised to be finalised soon but i suspect its in the region of £500
On March 15th a Cake Bake at St Barts Hospital raised £430. Thanks you for all those indivduals ( In particular Sharon Cove and Samantha Smith ) and local bakeries ( Greggs,Godfreys, Scrums, Prestons ) who helped us out. Without cakes we cannot have cake sales !!
Another Cake Bake on 3rd April at The Royal London Hospital raised £315
20th June – Old Street Rockers Summer Party raised £1906
7th Jul – Waitrose Upminster Community fundraising £611
Aug 10th Gidea Park Romford Cricket Club Disco Raised £800
Our first ever Barn Dance – Saturday 12th October at Cranham Community Hall £2310
5th DEC – Old Street Rockers Xmas Party – £1871.50
We are looking forward to 2020 when we will have a number of events in place. We are delighted to aanounce that our good friend James Adams is running the London Marathon for The JUdy D’cruz Fund