Author Archives: MaxKathryn

Bolton Junior Girls School

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Bolton Junior Girls school raised more than £800 in February! They had great fun dressing up as rainbows. They also drew a rainbow in chalk in the playground and filled it with pennies! Many thanks indeed to the girls and … Continue reading

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Update from Ethiopia Feb/Mar 2017

We have just returned home after spending nearly 2 months in Ethiopia. During that time we have had 9 volunteers at the school, they stayed from 5 days to 5 weeks. Some were on their first visit others have been … Continue reading

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Sponsored walk 13th May 2017

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The 2017 Sponsored Walk is Saturday 13th May 2017, starting at 1400h. It will take place in Horgen, near Zurich, Switzerland, please keep the date free to join in the fun and help the children at the Nicolas School in … Continue reading

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Rustem Hayroudinoff – Goodwill Ambassador

Rainbows4children are delighted that the world-renowned concert pianist and Professor of Piano at the Royal Academy of Music in London, Rustem Hayroudinoff, has been named as the first Goodwill Ambassador for Rainbows4children. Please take a look at his website here  A documentary … Continue reading

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100% success for grade 12 & grade 10 students

100% success rate for grade 12 students. They have all passed their grade 12 exams and will go to University – more details later. On 28th August we heard that all our grade 10 students have also passed with the … Continue reading

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The Rainbows4children rose now available!

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The Rainbows4children rose now available! A rose like no other… This beautiful intense yellow rose has an exquisite perfume with light citrus accents.  It starts as a classic bud, maturing to a wide circular flower offering a bouquet of blooms … Continue reading

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Sponsored Walk – 2016 – A record result!

The very best result ever! Thanks to everyone who took part in our annual Sponsored Walk on 23rd April 2016, at Dow, Horgen, Switzerland. Thanks to your great help we have raised more than SFr 80,000. If you would like … Continue reading

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A fundraising concert in Tarragona, Spain!

Many thanks to the musicians who gave a beautiful concert in Tarragona to raise funds for Rainbows4children.  Please support them and us by downloading their music on this link, and sending a donation through this page

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Pre-Christmas Appeal for used IT items

New IT equipment is high on the wish list for many of us at Christmas time. When you purchase new equipment please don’t discard the old. If your old mobile phone, tablet (i-pad, Samsung etc) or laptop is still functioning … Continue reading

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Getting young people into work

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Training has now started in our hospitality unit. 12 students are learning food preparation and waiting at table   Young people need to get into the workplace quickly to maintain self esteem and to ensure their futures. Most students at … Continue reading

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