News

See the latest ROSY news from our volunteers and supporters.

Thank you to Carduss School

Carduss School in Banbury invited the ROSY Chairman to talk to some of the children at an assembly meeting recently. It was a lovely event and the children showed great interest in learning of the plight of some children too ill to go to school. It was even more pleasing to learn that ROSY was…

The Real Wood Furniture Company…

…which used to be located in Woodstock are now at “Mo Tighe” Chapel House Grounds, Chipping Norton, OX7 5SZ. The premises are certainly worth a visit, for children as well. The Company ran a series of events to promote local artists over the past few months and raised money for ROSY. They recently gave us a…

ASDA helps ROSY again!

Those of you who shop at ASDA will know of their Community Support Programme where they name nominated charities chosen by members of the public on the way out of the store. ROSY has benefited from this in the past and we are delighted to say that we have just received a further £200 from…

Oxford Band Steamroller support ROSY at The Cellar in Frewin Court

Oxford band Steamroller run by Steve Winstone are joining with other Oxfordshire bands to play a gig in support of ROSY on 10th December at The Cellar in Frewin Court in Oxford. The gig, called Steamroller & Friends will invite local businesses and generous friends to donate prizes for a raffle. Last year the gig…

Quiz Night Supports ROSY

The Red Lion at Yarnton held a series of quiz nights to raise money for charity and they presented ROSY with the sum of £202. Thank you all for your generosity, it is support like this that makes it all worthwhile.

Knit & Natter raise money for ROSY

The Bloxham Knit and Natter group held a sale of their work at the Bloxham Fayre on the 10th June. They had a fantastic array of clothes, toys and other articles and raised the wonderful sum of £200 for ROSY. They also donated the articles not sold for our market stall. Thank you to Kenis Baker…

Thank you to Mark Powell Mechanical Services LTD

 Staff at Mark Powell Mechanical Services Ltd have a monthly charitable giving scheme and ROSY was nominated to benefit in June. We received a cheque from the staff for £50. Thank you all so much for thinking of us and our ROSY families.

Speaker Donates his Fee to ROSY

Mr Tony Andrews was the speaker at the Kidlington Gardening Society in May and asked that his fee of £50 be given to a local Children’s Charity. We are delighted to record that the society chose us. Thank you all so much for your support.

Steeple Aston Village shop makes donation to ROSY

The Post Office and Shop at Steeple Aston hosts one of our collecting tins, and have done so for many years, arranged by our founder Beverley WILSON. A further £21.66 has recently been paid into our bank by Beverley, Thank you all in Steeple Aston for your generosity.

“Rigoletto” at Melhuish Farm in aid of ROSY

We reported earlier in the year that the opera “Rigoletto” at Melhuish Farm, Didcot this year would be for the benefit of ROSY. A big thank you to Mr and Mrs Vacher for all their hard work in putting on this event. I know from many that attended the event that it was a fantastic…