Thank you for your generousity

The Essex Ghanaians Welfare Association

For putting on a fantastic Dinner Dance fundraiser for Families InFocus on the 21 April. The evening was a huge success and we were overwhelmed by the generosity of the guests and members. A staggering £6,149.03 was raised!

Lions Club of Billericay

We would like to say ‘thank you’ to the Billericay Lions Club, who kindly purchased chocolate selection boxes for the Saturday Activity Christmas Party. The children and families were delighted with their chocolate!

Soroptimist International Group

A very big thank you to the Chelmsford branch of the Soroptimist International Group for their donation of £70.00. Their generous donation will go towards some much needed books for our Saturday Activity Club.


Inner Wheel Club of Chelmsford Mildmay

We would like to say a special ‘thank you’ to The Inner Wheel Club of Chelmsford Mildmay, who raised a magnificent £2,100 for
Families in Focus (Essex) as part of their Charity Year. We are very grateful for all the support, commitment, enthusiasm and
fantastic fundraising efforts to everyone at the club. Thank you, your generosity will benefit many of the families who we support across Essex.


Caprice the Essex Wind Orchestra

caprice-orchestraThank you to everyone involved in Caprice the Essex Wind Orchestra who held a concert on Saturday 15th October at the Chelmsford Cathedral.  It was a thoroughly enjoyable evening, with a wonderful programme full of excitement from the ‘Soundtracks of Stage and Screen’.  A cheque for £1,300 was presented to Families InFocus (Essex) to continue their work supporting families of children and young people with disabilities and special needs across Essex.


Chelmsford Salvation Army

Raised £1,322 at their Family Christmas evening of music and song performed by the choir and brass band, with guest vocal soloist Gemma Hinchcliffe and Konverse Dance Group.

Lions Club Chelmsford

Thank you to the Lions Club of Chelmsford who have kindly donated a sum of £360 from their Santa Sleigh Run.  Staff and volunteers had an enjoyable evening following Santa on his sleigh around the Mildmay Road area, seeing the children’s joy as Santa passed down their street.  Thank you to the local community who kindly donated.

SHOE SALE by Hotfooted Shoes

Thank you to the Inner Wheel Club of Chelmsford Mildmay who held a Shoe Sale by Hotfooted Shoes on Saturday 29th October 2016.

Ladies winter shoes, boots and handbags, as well as ladies clothes, greeting cards, gifts and jewellery.

Coffee/Tea and Homemade Cakes.

All profits to Families InFocus (Essex).