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See the latest ROSY news from our volunteers and supporters.

National Association of Retired Police Officers make kind donation

The National Association of Retired Police Officers, an organisation of which the ROSY Secretary is a proud member, have always taken a keen interest in the work of ROSY and have helped us financially in the past. They recently sent us a further donation of £500. Thank you all so much, your support is greatly…

Unfailing support from The Community of St John The Baptist

THE COMMUNITYOF ST JOHN BAPTIST AT Rippon College, Cuddesdon are great supporters of ROSY and in fact sponsor a nurse for us. They recently sent us £1,250 to help us in our tasks. Thank you all so much, your unfailing support is a great inspiration to us all and a great boost to our families.

Open Gardens donate to ROSY

A big thank you to Barry Stayte and all the residents of Galley Fields in Abingdon who open their gardens each year for charity. Part of the money raised this year was allocated to ROSY and we received a cheque for £147. Absolutely wonderful!

Thank you to Juliet Dunsmore

 Mrs Juliet Dunsmore recently held an event in her garden for the benefit of ROSY. It was a massive surprise to be presented with the fantastic sum of £1,091.00.  Thank you so much for supporting us, we cannot believe the love that pours out to our ROSY families from kind members of the public.

Kind generation from Immunocore

IMMUNOCORE, a company on the Milton Trading Estate recently sent the following note to ROSY, with a cheque for £480.50   “ We really hope our donation will help support all of the amazing activities you co-ordinate at ROSY. We’d love to hear back from you so please do get in touch. All the best.”…

ROSY Walk an enormous success!

We have reported on the success of the ROSY walk this year which raised some £20.000. We were joined by nine of our wonderful nurses and their supporters who all completed the walk and raised many hundreds of pounds. The Secretary and his wife received the following letter from the nurses:   “Thank you for…

Carter Jonas’ Anniversary event gives to ROSY

CARTER JONAS supported ROSY at their recent summer event and presented us with the fantastic sum of £689, all donations from guests who attended and learnt about what ROSY does in Oxfordshire. We are so lucky to have been part of your celebrations, and we really appreciate you having us on board with you.

Marks & Spencers presents ROSY with end-of-year cheque

We previously reported that Marks and Spencers, Oxford had adopted ROSY as one of their chosen charities for 2016/17. That year has now ended and we have been presented with the generous sum of £2,401.96. Thank you all at Marks and Spencers, Oxford, you truly are part of the community.

Upcoming! The ROSY Christmas Fair.

ROSY’s now-annual Christmas Fair is due to take place on 17th and 18th October at Long Meadow, the home of Sue Adcock, in Charlbury. Sue is an interior designer with an excellent eye, and runs her own business, Open Door Style, selling interiors and home accessories. Together with likeminded friends, she holds the ROSY Christmas…

The Stately Car Boot Sale 17th September

ROSY’s annual Stately Car Boot Sale took place at Cornbury Park on 17th September and raised thousands of pounds for respite nurses for our ROSY families. Buyers and sellers came from all over the country to browse top end bric-a-brac, antiques, clothes and accessories. We lunched on a hog roast from Chipping Norton’s finest J.R….