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See the latest ROSY news from our volunteers and supporters.

Soha housing supports ROSY

Each year Soha Housing employees choose two charities to raise money for throughout the year. This year ROSY was chosen ‘for the wonderful work you do with families and their sick children’. Throughout the year the staff raised money through various events such as dress-down days, cake trolleys, quiz nights and a Christmas raffle. The…

The Burford Crafters continue their support.

For many years now we have been supported by a wonderful group of ladies called The Burford Crafters. In the past our Secretary has visited the group and talked to them about ROSY and how the money they raise is spent. The Burford Crafters continued that support this year with another sale of their wonderful…

ROTAS (Retired Oxford Telephone Area Society)

ROTAS is a group of mainly retired telephone engineers from the old, long scrapped, Oxford Telephone Area dating back to the early 50’s. They meet a couple of times a year to ‘keep in touch’. At their last meeting they held a raffle and donated the proceeds, £115, to ROSY with the hope ‘that this…

Wheatley Park School Sixth Form Fashion Show

Wheatley Park School Sixth Form continue their support for ROSY. Their fashion show held at the school in early March raised the fantastic sum of £625. It was brilliant show performed by many talented young people. We do hope that some of the participants will be able to join us at one of our coffee…

Dragon School again support ROSY

Dragon School again support ROSY though a donation from their Christmas Sale. We received the magnificent sum of £3,000. What made this even more exceptional was that £1,000 was raised by Bea Nicholls, the daughter of one of our great supporters. She made articles for sale and gave a talk on ROSY to the school….

The Launton Village Players supports local charities.

ROSY has benefited in the past from the very hard work of the Village Players and their supporters and this year they donated £300 to us. It is an inspiration to us know that people are prepared to work so hard for our benefit. Well done to all and thank you.

RAF Benson support ROSY

We are delighted to report that officers at RAF Benson have pledged their support to ROSY this year through a number of initiatives on and off the base. In fact a number of them will be taking part in the ROSY walk on the 18th April. Thank you to you all and we look forward…

Paragon Fleet Solutions

The work force at Paragon Fleet Solutions Upper Heyford, Oxfordshire recently held a ‘dress-down’ day for charity. ROSY was fortunate to be nominated as the charity to benefit. Thank you all at Paragon we really appreciate your help.

European Instruments from Old Road, Headington

European Instruments from Old Road, Headington recently sent a wonderful cheque for £250 to aid the work of ROSY. Their note said that they liked to support local charities and one the their employees had nominated ROSY. A big thank you to you all, with particular emphasis on the employee who nominated us.