New £3m Charity Appeal Announced To Transform The Entrance Of Birmingham Children’s Hospital

On Thursday 18 July we were joined by four-year-old patient Seb Hession and mum, Liz, from Wellesbourne, at the launch of our new £3m appeal – It Starts Here – to transform our hospital’s front entrance to reduce the fear and anxiety of patients – like Seb – ahead of appointments. Read more

Local Businesses Compete in Dragon Boats to Raise Over £250,000

Forty-nine teams from businesses across the West Midlands took to the canal at Mailbox Birmingham last weekend (28-29 June) raising over £250,000 as part of our annual Dragon Boat Race. Read more

Dad’s Football Fundraising Hits the Back of the Net

A bereaved dad from Pelsall has scored a fundraising goal after organising and playing in a charity football tournament and raising over £6,500 for Birmingham Children’s Hospital Charity, in memory of his daughter and as thanks for her care. Read more

Children’s classic ‘We’re Going on a Bear Hunt’ sculpture trail hits Birmingham

Ten beautifully designed bears are on display across the city centre for families to enjoy, take photographs and support our hospital and charity at the same time. Read more

Getting Muddy for Money: Colleagues Raise £8.6k for Sick Kids

Colleagues from two Birmingham-based businesses who came together to take on a daring obstacle-filled 10k run have raised over £8,600 for Birmingham Children’s Hospital Charity. Read more

Brother’s Run to Thank Children’s Hospital Raises £1.2k for Heart Patients

A grateful brother who recently took on his first ever half-marathon run has raised over £1,240 for Birmingham Children’s Hospital Charity, as thanks for the life-saving care his younger brother received when he was born. Read more

Henry’s Readathon Helps Kids With Burns

A brave seven-year-old boy has brought smiles to the faces of patients at Birmingham Children’s Hospital’s Burns Centre after taking on a sponsored read and raising over £400 to buy and donate toys and games. Read more

Meet our Newest Charity Ambassador, Bradley Simpson

We’re absolutely delighted to announce the acclaimed singer, songwriter and ‘The Vamps’ front man, Bradley Simpson, has become our newest charity ambassador. Read more

APA Dance Academy Fundraising Ball Raises £2,000 For Sick Kids

A Dudley couple who threw an Oscars themed ball have raised over £2,110 for Birmingham Children’s Hospital Charity, as thanks for the treatment their son received for a kidney condition. Read more

Channel Swimmers ‘Sea’ Fundraising Total Hit £16k

A group of eight intrepid swimmers have ‘seas-ed’ the day after taking on a channel relay swim and raising over £16,000 for Birmingham Children’s Hospital Charity. Read more

100K Mega-Walk Raises £4,000 for Sick Kids

Two Birmingham businessmen who laced up their boots to take on a challenge that saw them walk 100km in 24-hours have raised over £4,800 for Birmingham Children’s Hospital Charity. Read more

Mini Runners Raise £1K in Memory of Siblings

Four energetic youngsters who crossed the finish line after running 1.5k in memory of their siblings, have raised over £1,114 for Birmingham Children’s Hospital Charity. Read more