Find us on Facebook Follow us on Twitter


Our community champions

We are indebted to our community supporters for the help they have given us over the years.

You can read more of the latest news from some of our community champions here.

If you are inspired to support us with your own fundraiser click here or email us.


Stour Chambers Charity Quiz Night

Posted on 21 February 2017

Stour Chambers hosted its second Charity Quiz Night, Raffle and Auction in aid of Pilgrims Hospices on 20th January. The turn out was impressive with over 100 people in attendance creating 18 quiz teams made up of local businesses, lawyers, Cafcass Officers, Judges, family and friends. Prizes were won for ‘Overall Quiz Winner’, ‘Best Team Name’ [...]

Lauren’s locks raise £451.20 for Pilgrims Hospices

Posted on 20 February 2017

On 28th January, 8 year old Lauren Saunders bravely chose to have an amazing 22inches of her hair cut off for charity. Lauren decided to have her hair cut off in memory of both her grandads about a year ago, after learning a little more about cancer and how it affects people. She found out about [...]

Reculver’s Lodge support Pilgrims

Posted on 13 February 2017

Recover Lodge Ladies Night and Raffle raised a very generous £1,750 donation for Pilgrims Hospices care. Karen Kenward, Community Fundraising Manager was pleased to accept the cheque from Paul Jeffcoat, Steve Wilmshurt and Justin Mackinnon from Reculvers Lodge – No 4123. Paul said: “We wanted to show our appreciation of Pilgrims Hospices, they provided such supportive care [...]

Local Hospice Opens New Southern Co operative Store in Minster

Posted on 7 February 2017

Local charity Pilgrim’s Hospice received a special invitation to cut the ribbon and open The Southern Co-operative’s new food store in Minster, Ramsgate and received a £500 donation. Pictured  – Co operative Team, Julie Hulks, Store Manager, Karen Kenward, Community Fundraising Manager and Lil Smith, Volunteer for Pilgrims Hospices, Thanet for 21 years. We were delighted to  be [...]

Thanet District Beaver Scouts Hike

Posted on 30 January 2017

Beaver Scouts from all over Thanet took part in their annual sponsored walk in September 2016 to raise money for Pilgrims Hospices. Over 100 beavers took part in the 6km hike from Garlinge Primary School to Westgate Bay and back. The groups all gathered their own sponsorship through family and friends and over all managed to [...]

Silent Gliss Christmas Wish

Posted on 26 January 2017

We would like to thank all the amazing staff at Silent Gliss for their continued support to our charity. For the past few years the staff have kindly donated their last hours pay on Christmas Eve to help support palliative care to our patients within the hospice and at home. The total donated this year was [...]

Christmas Carols for Pilgrims

Posted on 20 January 2017

On 19th and 20th December last year, Jemma Van De Byl was joined by her old students from St Lawrence College in Thanet and Fulston Manor School in Sittingbourne, to take to the streets of Faversham and spread some festive cheer through traditional carol singing. Raising a fantastic £240.72 for Pilgrims Hospices, Jemma siad “it was [...]

Stevens pledge ongoing support to Pilgrims Hospices

Posted on 17 January 2017

Stevens Property Sales & Lettings in Ashford have kindly offered to continue supporting our charity by generously donating £10 for every completed house sale & property let throughout 2017.

Eastry Horticultural Society supports Pilgrims Hospices

Posted on 12 January 2017

Karen Kenward, Community Fundraising Manager was pleased to be asked to accept a cheque for £150 from Rob Betts, Treasurer at the Eastry Horticultural Society, prior to their monthly quiz night on Tuesday evening. Thank you to everyone within the society for choosing and supporting our charity at Christmas through your annual raffle. This donation will help [...]

Hairspray’s festive fundraiser

Posted on 9 January 2017

Staff and customers at the Hairspray Salon in Ramsgate have raised £600 from their Christmas raffle. Salon owner Donna Davies was on hand to present Community Fundraising Manager Karen Kenward with the money. Karen said: “We really appreciate the amazing support from Donna and her team and a huge thank you to all the Hairspray customers [...]



Share this page

Facebooktwittergoogle_plusredditpinterestlinkedinmail Print this page