News

See the latest ROSY news from our volunteers and supporters.

The Community of St.John Baptist

The above is a religious order operating from their premises at Cuddesdon College, Oxfordshire. They have for some years taken a keen interest in the work of ROSY and have helped us financially. Following a recent meeting between the Sisters and the ROSY Secretary, the community offered to pay for a full-time nurse for three…

Donation to ROSY following wedding

Clair RANSOM, formerly Stevens was a founder member of the ROSY committee and did so much to develop ROSY in the early days. Clair recently married James RANSOM and to mark that event sent a gift of £150 to ROSY. Thank you Clair and James and may we wish you every good fortune for your…

Thornton Trust

We have received the following letter from the Thornton Trust. Thank you very much for your letter and request for funding for ROSY from the Thornton Trust. I am please to be able to enclose a cheque for £300 towards the work you do. I’ve no doubt it will be used well Yours sincerely, Mrs…

The Marsh Pompsett School of Dance. Abingdon.

We reported earlier that we had been nominated as the charity to benefit from the annual concert given by the Dance School in June. ROSY members handled the refreshments for the event and we all had a great time. The production, at the Amey Theatre Abingdon, entitled “A year in the life of” featured 108…

Lime Walk Methodist Church

Lime Walk Methodist Church have been great supporters of ROSY over many years and this year has been no exception. In June we received a cheque for £800 from the Church project fund to aid our work. Thank you so much to all at Lime Walk. We value your support greatly and are honoured that…

Kennington Church

Kennington Church provide teas and coffees after their church service and recently sent us a cheque for £27.00, proceeds of one of those events. Thank you all at the Church for thinking of us, that was very thoughtful of you.

The Pelham Charity Trust

The Pelham Charity Trust recently responded to our plea for help and sent us a magnificent cheque for £250. Thank you all at the Trust for deeming us worthy of your support and for your fantastic gift.

Galley Field Residents

The Galley Field Residents in Abingdon held an open garden day and some of the money collected was allocated to ROSY. We received a cheque for £80. Thank you all for thinking of us, this was extremely kind and very generous.

Dream Night Event

We reported earlier that our families had enjoyed a wonderful evening at the “Dream Night Event” at the Cotswold Wildlife Park. Our Secretary recently received the following note from Joe, aged 9. Thank you SO much for letting me and Eden go to the Cotswold Wildlife Park! I had an absolutely amazing night! We even…

Templar Square Shopping Centre

Templar Square Shopping Centre recently held a charity day under the banner “One great day” The event was to raise money for Great Ormond Street Hospital and for ROSY. The event, hosted by Giles from JackFM, featured Zumba dancing, boxing, drumming and many other activities with members of the public invited to join in. It…