Viewing options

×
 
 

National Children’s Day 2017

Posted on

Sunday 14th May marked National Children’s Day in the UK and, naturally, that is a day that deserves to be celebrated on ‘Days @ Rays’, making this week’s theme an easy decision; the only difficulty was that, with all of the amazing children we know and work with, we were overwhelmed with choices for a… Read more »

Celebrating International Nurses Day

Posted on

Imagine having such an impact on a child that when they get the chance to name a penguin, out of all the names in the world, they choose yours! That’s what happened when Hafsa got the opportunity recently after her ice skating wish. She named a skating aid penguin after her favourite nurse, Noreen. Such… Read more »

CHELMSFORD GIRL’S WISH IS TRULY PAW-FECT

Posted on

Rays of Sunshine Children’s Charity fulfil 10-year-old’s wish to visit Battersea Dogs & Cats Home A seriously ill 10-year-old girl from Chelmsford, Essex had her greatest wish granted to visit the world-famous Battersea Dogs & Cats Home for the day thanks to Rays of Sunshine (www.raysofsunshine.org.uk) and Battersea Dogs & Cats Home (https://www.battersea.org.uk/).   10-year-old… Read more »

HYATT HOTELS ‘RAYS’ £2,400 FOR WISHES

Posted on

Four UK Hyatt Hotels raise funds for Rays of Sunshine to grant wishes for seriously ill children Today, General Managers from four UK Hyatt Hotels came together to celebrate raising £2,400 for Rays of Sunshine, www.raysofsunshine.org.uk, a children’s charity that grants wishes for seriously ill children aged three to 18 across the UK. Throughout the… Read more »

Introducing the ‘Days @ Rays’ Blog

Posted on

Have you ever wondered what it’s like to be a Wish Granter? Or how we go about organising some of our most magical and sometimes unusual wishes? Or what happens at a Rays of Sunshine Hospital Activity Day? Or maybe you’d just like to know more about how much a wish means to a  child… Read more »

BRADFORD GIRL’S WISH IS TRULY MAGICAL

Posted on

Rays of Sunshine Children’s Charity grant nine-year-old’s wish to visit the Harry Potter studios in Watford A seriously ill nine-year-old girl, from Bradford, had her greatest wish granted to visit the Harry Potter Studio Tour in Watford, thanks to Rays of Sunshine Children’s Charity (www.raysofsunshine.org.uk). Nine-year-old Alysha, from Bradford, West Yorkshire, is currently living with… Read more »

OLLY MURS HOSTS SOUNDCHECK PARTY FOR SERIOUSLY ILL CHILDREN

Posted on

Rays of Sunshine ambassador invites families to exclusive soundcheck event at The O2 Arena Ahead of his performance at The O2 Arena, London, pop star Olly Murs invited a group of seriously ill children to enjoy an exclusive and intimate preview of his show. Fifteen families from across the UK travelled to the iconic venue… Read more »

MAKE LIFE SWEET WITH RAYS OF SUNSHINE AND PATISSERIE DE BAIN

Posted on

Bath and Body Care brand to help grant more wishes with #MakeLifeSweet In March, Patisserie de Bain invited Rays of Sunshine on a red bus tour of London with a difference! Teaming up with B. Bakery in Covent Garden, they put on a very special afternoon-tea bus tour for some of our wish children and… Read more »

MY 1ST YEARS PARTNERS WITH RAYS OF SUNSHINE CHILDREN’S CHARITY TO MAKE MAGICAL MEMORIES

Posted on

Two seriously ill children from Rays of Sunshine attended an egg-citing Easter event to celebrate a new partnership between the children’s charity and My 1st Years. Four-year-old Macie, who is living with Cystic Fibrosis, and six-year-old Alex, currently living with Burkitt Lymphoma, joined children from a local nursery for some early Easter celebrations which included meeting… Read more »