Take part in the Lord Mayor and Lady Mayoress of Leeds Just One Day campaign and raise money for St Gemma’s Hospice

Just One Day is an annual one day event where local communities, businesses and organisations are encouraged to come together and raise awareness and support fundraising for the Lord Mayor’s charity. Each year the Lord Mayor nominates a charity close to their heart. This year’s Lord Mayor, Councillor Graham Latty, has chosen St Gemma’s…

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Support Children’s Heart Surgery Fund this Wear Red Day and help children and adults born with congenital heart disease

Children’s Heart Surgery Fund (CHSF) are once again hoping to see a red wave across our region on February 1st to help support babies and children living with congenital heart disease (CHD). Wear Red Day sees hundreds of schools, businesses and individuals across Yorkshire and North Lincolnshire take part in raising valuable funds for…

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40 Faces of St Gemma’s Hospice

Many of us will access support from a hospice in our lifetime, either for ourselves or a loved one. But do we really know what they do? Go behind the scenes of St Gemma’s Hospice during our 40th Anniversary year. Portraits of 40 people, photographed by Olivia Hemingway are now on display on the…

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Leeds charity challenge raises thousands of pounds for Candlelighters

As part of their development on the Graduate Programme, Leeds City Council Graduates were challenged with planning and delivering fundraising projects this September to fundraise for the Lord Mayor’s Charity Appeal, Candlelighters. Candlelighters is a local charity based in Leeds that supports children and their families in Yorkshire who have been affected by cancer.…

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Join the Leeds Children’s Hospital community

This year’s Charity Rugby Match and Family Fun Day organised by the Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust Estates Team is going to be held on Sunday 1st October at Stanningley Rugby Club. The event last year raised over £2500 but this year they are hoping that, with your help, they can get over the…

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Family Fun Day and Classic Car Show

About Family Fun Day and Classic Car Show. The city of Leeds MG and Classic Car Club will be joining us once again in the beautiful Temple Newsam Park from 10am – 4pm on Saturday 19th August to display hundreds of the finest vintage vehicles. This is a fantastic opportunity to experience superbly well maintained…

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Show your support for the homeless by donating a Christmas gift

A new drop-in service offering residents the opportunity to donate gifts to the homeless this Christmas has opened at Leeds Civic Hall. Anyone wishing to donate can do so via the antechamber (courtyard entrance) area of the civic hall during normal working hours. All of the gifts donated will be given to St George’s…

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