Be inspired & get involved

Sponsored bake, summer fete?
How you fundraise is up to you.

However you choose to fundraise, we want to hear from you. Tell us about your race night, dinner dance or garden party and we can share your success in the latest news. You can also join our social wall of fame by posting about your fundraising on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter.

  • Tamsyn (thumbnail) 17 NOV

    New director appointed at Demelza

    Find out more about our new Director of Marketing and Fundraising

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  • Please credit Hena Anastasiou (thumbnail) 14 NOV

    Hospice singers aim for Christmas number 1

    Find out how you can help Demelza go to Number 1!

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  • SELfundaysquare 03 OCT

    Sun shines at South East London Community Fun Day

    People of all ages enjoyed stalls, games and free guided tours of Demelza SEL, our children's hospice in Eltham.

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  • lotto thumb 07 SEP

    Superdraw winner takes to the road!

    £25,000 winner splashes cash on a camper van - after almost missing out

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  • lee-marshall-monkey-move-thumb 22 AUG

    Monkey moves make money for #TeamDemelza

    Read how a social media prankster plans to make money for Demelza

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  • BJJ-4511 08 AUG

    Over 1,000 people have bubbly fun for #TeamDemelza

    Read all about our second Bubble Rush event this year - this time in Central Park, Dartford.

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  • Vix1 01 AUG

    Walk this Way participants' final total

    Find out how much Walk this Way 2016 has raised

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  • plaque-(1) for web 29 JUL

    New extension to pool thanks to legacy

    Thanks to a legacy from the Stone family our hydro pools now has two new shower cubicles and an extra ...

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  • HMS-Kent-bbq (web) 29 JUL

    All aboard for village fete at sea

    HMS Kent organised a traditional village fete at sea and raised more than £300 for Demelza.

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  • Kate Stephens and Jenny Heritage square 20 JUL

    Demelza welcomes new Trustee and Area Fundraiser

    New Trustee Kate Stephens and Area Fundraiser Jennifer Heritage join #TeamDemelza in South East London.

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    It's all about the bubbles

    The Mayor of Brighton and Hove was among those taking part in Bubble Rush in Brighton at the weekend.

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  • seven 20 JUN

    Seven-year-old's fundraising is wheeley good

    A seven-year-old boy raised over £400 in a duathlon organised by his dad.

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    Runners take on 5k or 10k for #TeamDemelza

    Find out where the Demelza Run was held this year and which blue creature took on the 10k

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  • Bubble rush thumbnail 06 JUN

    Bubble Rush is fun for all the family

    Find out how you can take part in Bubble Rush for free

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  • E Sussex craft day thumbnail 03 JUN

    Crafty card making for Royal Carnival entry

    Find out how Demelza children have been helping to decorate the float for Eastbourne Carnival

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  • groombridge 17 MAY

    Join us for Demelza Run at Groombridge Place

    Nearly 200 people have already signed up to take part in this year’s event at Groombridge Place.

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  • Jen Rouse run thumbnail 11 MAY

    Grateful new mum to run half marathon for Demelza

    Having a healthy baby after birth complications motivated writer Jen to fundraise.

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  • DSC_0932 (thumbnail) 09 MAY

    Businesses receive awards for charity support

    Find out who were the winners at the Demelza Business Awards.

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  • Louie (thumbnail for web) 06 MAY

    Eleven-year-old cycles for charity which supports his family

    Read why Louie chose to cycle 17.5k for Demelza

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  • Demelza101day1thumbnail 03 MAY

    Congratulations to Demelza 101 victors

    Our heartfelt thanks go to the magnificent cyclists who have raised £200,000.

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Volunteering stories

Giving your time makes care possible.

People who give their time as volunteers ensure Demelza can maximise the funds donated by supporters to invest in vital care for seriously ill babies, children and young people.

We're always in need of volunteers to lend a hand at our fundraising events and there are opportunities in many other exciting roles. Find out more