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Introducing our new community fundraising initiatives

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Rays of Sunshine needs YOU! Take part in a community fundraiser to help brighten the lives of seriously ill children and their families This year, we have two new and exciting fundraising initiatives, Sunshine Gardens and Marathon Month, both aimed to involve young people and schools in your community. By getting involved, you will be… Read more »

A wish that “Rocked”…

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A wish that “Rocked”… Rays of Sunshine grants Lucy’s greatest wish to meet Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson Last December we granted six-year-old Lucy’s greatest wish to meet the legendary Dwayne Johnson, aka “The Rock,” world-champion wrestler turned Hollywood superstar. In 2015, Lucy was diagnosed with Spinal Muscular Atrophy Type 3; an incurable condition which gradually… Read more »

Support #KISSES4WISHES This February

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Support #KISSES4WISHES this February Happy February! For Rays of Sunshine, February is one of our favourite months of the year as it’s finally time to kick-off our annual Valentine’s Day campaign, #KISSES4WISHES.  The campaign was originally launched by one of our wish children, 17-year-old Caitlin, who, after having her own wish granted, decided to start… Read more »

Rays of Sunshine Funds Its First Health Play Specialist at University College London Hospital

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RAYS OF SUNSHINE BRINGS THE POWER OF PLAY TO SERIOUSLY ILL CHILDREN Children’s Charity Funds Health Play Specialist at University College Hospital   THIS WEEK, Rays of Sunshine Children’s Charity announces the appointment of its first funded Health Play Specialist, bringing the power of play to seriously ill children at University College Hospital. As a part of Rays… Read more »

Rays of Sunshine Christmas Card Competition 2019

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Rays of Sunshine Christmas Card Design Competition! In partnership with Clintons We are running a competition to design a Christmas card, in conjunction with our long term corporate partners Clintons. The winning designs will be printed and sold in Clintons stores and on their website with 15% of each pack donated to Rays of Sunshine… Read more »

Take on a Rays of Sunshine challenge in 2019

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HAPPY NEW YEAR! Start 2019 by taking on a new challenge with Team Sunshine The New Year is in full swing and what better way to kick off 2019 than by taking on a new challenge and helping Rays of Sunshine continue brightening the lives of seriously ill children across the UK. Come join Team… Read more »

Feedback from this year’s Lapland Wishes

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In the lead up to Christmas, it makes us so joyful to see so many of our wish children and their families having such an incredible time during their wishes to Lapland in Finland! This Feedback Friday, we want to share a few snippets of this incredible family feedback along with some very special photos…. Read more »

London Christmas Party 2018 – PHOTOS

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We had such an incredible time at this year’s Rays of Sunshine London Christmas Party with more than 800 of our wish children and their families! Please enjoy all photos from the event…

Make a Difference this #GivingTuesday

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Make a Difference this #GivingTuesday and Bring Joy to Seriously Ill Children  Happy Giving Tuesday! With Christmas less than a month away, the season of giving is upon us! And what better way to celebrate early than by taking part in Giving Tuesday this 27th November? After the shopping frenzy of Black Friday and Cyber… Read more »