Gardening goodies galore on offer at annual Plant Sale!

8 May, 2019

The annual Michael Sobell Hospice Charity (MSHC) Plant Sale returns on Saturday 11th May, 10.00am – 12.30pm, and promises to be an event not to be missed if you’re a lover of all-things gardening! Pop along on the day and fill your gardening boots with a variety of bedding plants, flowers, herbs, bird food, fruit and vegetables as well as homemade preserves. The event is FREE to enter, with parking available on site. In addition, there will be refreshments including homemade cakes available to buy and enjoy! For further information about the plant sale, or if you have any donations

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Michael Breen appointed as Deputy Chairman of MSHC

25 March, 2019

Michael Sobell Hospice Charity (MSHC) is proud to announce that Michael Breen has been elected Deputy Chairman by unanimous vote of the Board of Trustees with immediate effect. Michael, an accountant, was born in Northwood and is Executive Chairman of Media Powerhouse Group Ltd and joined the Board of Trustees in November 2018 and represented MSHC at the Hillingdon Borough External Services Select Committee meetings on 11th December last year and 28th February 2019. It was after the last meeting that MSHC was able to tell its supporters the good news that the inpatient unit (IPU) is set to reopen

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MSHC to spearhead fundraising activities with new income generation role

7 March, 2019

With yesterday’s announcement of the reopening of the Michael Sobell Hospice InPatient Unit on the existing Mount Vernon Hospital site in the coming months, Michael Sobell Hospice Charity (MSHC) is now seeking to spearhead a robust fundraising campaign to help secure the money needed to redevelop and refurbish the Hospice by recruiting a new income generation lead. A candidate for this brand-new position is now being sought with the recent departure of MSHC Chief Executive, Judi Byrne, who moved on to pastures new earlier this month. The Head of Income Generation role will involve taking the lead on all fundraising

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Michael Sobell Hospice inpatient unit set to reopen

6 March, 2019

Councillor John Riley, who chaired the Hillingdon External Services Select Committee’s public council meeting on 28th February, commented that the Michael Sobell Hospice Charity (MSHC) was at last able to tell its supporters it will be ‘business as usual’ with the inpatient unit set to reopen on the existing Mount Vernon Hospital site in the very near future. With the Hillingdon Clinical Commissioning Group announcing they are recommissioning end of life care in the Hillingdon borough, the new, improved service, will involve reopening the Northwood-based Hospice inpatient unit as soon as essential refurbishment work can be undertaken and completed. The

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Giants Group of London donate £2,825 to MSHC

6 March, 2019

A big thank you to the Giants Group of London who kindly presented a cheque for £2,825 to MSHC Trustee Satish Kanibar in London last month. The money was raised at a Mehfil evening held at the Charity offices in November last year. President Kirti Bhatia commented that Michael Sobell Hospice Charity remains very close to their hearts and for this reason they have continued to support us over the years. What an incredible donation! Thank you so much for your fantastic support!

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Praise for our amazing book stall volunteer team!

31 January, 2019

It’s a big thumbs up to our fantastic Book Stall volunteers who raised a whopping £18,000 last year – WOW, braving all kinds of weather at the weekly Amersham and Chesham market. Commenting on this fantastic team effort, Rosalind Williams, Chair of MSHC Trustees, said: “This is simply fantastic! Thank you to the entire team for all you have done throughout the year and for all your hard work, time, effort and support, it is truly appreciated.” If you want to grab a book bargain in support of Michael Sobell Hospice Charity, find out where and when here    

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