Category Archives: Blog

A new blog for volunteers


Thinking of volunteering? Trying to imagine the experience? One of our volunteers has kindly set up a blog, sharing her experience and that of other volunteers. Volunteers at the Nicolas School are invited to contribute and you can read more … Continue reading

Posted in Blog

Bolton Junior Girls School

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

Posted in Blog

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

Posted in Blog

Sponsored walk 13th May – Thank you


Many thanks to the participants of the 2017 Sponsored Walk in Horgen. It was a great success, we were lucky with a sunny afternoon, and we have raised  CHF71,000 thanks to the hard work of the volunteers, organisers, walkers, sponsors … Continue reading

Posted in Blog

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

Posted in Blog

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

Posted in Blog

The Rainbows4children rose now available!

R4C_Rose Baptism-1

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

Posted in Blog

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

Posted in Blog

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

Posted in Blog

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

Posted in Blog