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Toy Appeal

Total children trapped in poverty throughout the Black country
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Statistics for child poverty throughout the Black Country

Dudley North children trapped in poverty
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That's 42% of children in Dudley North
Stourbridge children trapped in poverty
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That's 37% of children in Stourbridge
Halesowen & Rowley Regis children trapped in poverty
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That's 38% of children in Halesowen & Rowley Regis
Dudley South children trapped in poverty
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That's 38% of children in Dudley South
Warley children trapped in poverty
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That's 48% of children in Warley
West Bromwich West children trapped in poverty
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That's 45% of children in West Bromwich West
West Bromwich East children trapped in poverty
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That's 44% of children in West Bromwich East
Walsall South children trapped in poverty
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That's 47% of children in Walsall South
Walsall North children trapped in poverty
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That's 42% of children in Walsall North
Wolverhampton South West children trapped in poverty
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That's 42% of children in Wolverhampton South West
Wolverhampton South East children trapped in poverty
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That's 44% of children in Wolverhampton South East
Wolverhampton North East children trapped in poverty
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That's 44% of children in Wolverhampton North East

Christmas is coming ho ho ho and Operation Santa Dudley borough has a new home on Facebook @Blaze_Hair @DudleyCVS @WeAreBCR

Just to let you know that Operation Santa has a new Facebook page after Facebook for some bizarre reason locked us out of the old one!  Just follow the link to visit the page and please do like and follow our page.  Please do share with friends, family and colleagues who have supported us too,…

Facebook issues with Operation Santa

I just wanted to make you all aware that for some reason I have been locked out of the Operation Santa page on Facebook which I don’t understand.  Have messaged the Help Centre, but in the meantime I cannot access or respond to comments. Please accept my apologies.

Come and have a great night out tonight @BHillCivic to raise funds for Operation Santa @SECONDCITYRADIO @DudleyNews1 @YamYam_Dudley @WhatsOn_DY @StourbridgeNews @Blaze_Hair

Our Fabulous Fundraising Fashion Show is on 10th May and your support can change lives!   A great Girls Night out that will make a HUGE difference Have your got YOUR ticket to make a real difference to local children and young people at Christmas? Operation Santa Dudley borough is holding a fashion show at Brierley…

Have your got YOUR ticket to make a difference? @SECONDCITYRADIO @Blaze_Hair @DudleyNews1 @YamYam_Dudley @WhatsOn_DY @StourbridgeNews

Our Fabulous Fundraising Fashion Show is on 10th May and your support can change lives!   A great Girls Night out that will make a HUGE difference Have your got YOUR ticket to make a real difference to local children and young people at Christmas? Operation Santa Dudley borough is holding a fashion show at Brierley…

The ultimate girls night out for a fabulous cause @DudleyCVS

Our Fabulous Fundraising Fashion Show is on 10th May and your support can change lives!   A great Girls Night out that will make a HUGE difference Have your got YOUR ticket to make a real difference to local children and young people at Christmas? Operation Santa Dudley borough is holding a fashion show at Brierley…

A great Girls Night out that will make a HUGE difference @SECONDCITYRADIO @DudleyNews1 @YamYam_Dudley @WhatsOn_DY @StourbridgeNews

Our Fabulous Fundraising Fashion Show is two weeks today and your coming along can change lives!   Have your got YOUR ticket to make a real difference to local children and young people at Christmas? Operation Santa Dudley borough is holding a fashion show at Brierley Hill Civic on 10th May 7pm – 10pm. You’ll have…

Marvellous makeovers for our Fashion Show Models by @Blaze_Hair

Huge thanks to the fantabulous team from Blaze Hair who are official Business Ambassadors for Operation Santa and who are once again going the extra mile. Faye and Georgie from the Salon will be doing the models’ hair for our Fashion Show on 10th May. A colleague is also going to be doing the models’…

A fabulous fundraising fashion show for Dudley CVS’s Operation Santa Appeal @WeAreBCR

Do you love fashion and shopping? Have you got a great eye for a bargain? Want a fabulous night out for a great cause? Dudley Council for Voluntary Services (Dudley CVS) are hosting a fabulous fundraising fashion show at the Brierley Hill Civic Hall on the 10th May 7pm – 10pm to raise valuable funds for…

URGENT APPEAL – please can you help? #operationsanta

As you may have spotted we are putting on a Fashion Show to raise valuable funds for this year’s Operation Santa.  Would you be able to spare anything for our raffle or tombola please? Every penny raised will help us make this year better than ever and reach more children, and young people.  Geoff Hill…

Help us make a difference to children and young people this Christmas @WeAreBCR

We need YOUR help to make our Fashion Show a success #pleaseshare #operationsanta18

Just in case you’d missed our post about the Fabulous fundraising fashion show on 10th May, we’re planning what we hope will be a fab event, but need some props please. Do you have a full length mirror or a dressmakers dummy/shop dummy you could lend us for our outfits please? THANK YOU 🙂  

The lovely Geoff and Sue Hill have saved the panto!

Yesterday I had a visit from the lovely Sue and Geoff Hill, from Geoff Hill Charitable Trust. The spotted that I was arranging a Fashion Show to raise funds to pay for a panto this year. They then produced a cheque for £1000 so the panto is saved. It’s so kind of them 🙂 However…

Do you love fashion and shopping? #teamsanta #prelovedclothes

Do you love fashion and shopping? Have you got a great eye for a bargain? Want a fabulous night out for a great cause? Why not come along to our fabulous fundraising fashion show and help us raise valuable funds to support Operation Santa. Our aim is to raise enough money to treat 160 children…

Miracles do happen!

What an incredible Operation Santa we had in 2017 as it was none stop from the moment we opened up our grotto until Christmas Eve!  Piles of lovely gifts have poured through the door and this year we have reached more children, young people and families than ever; including children with additional needs, young homeless…

Imagine being taken into care at Christmas? Your donations helped 🙂

Christmas is never an easy time for some families and often children may not find it a happy time. Below is some feedback from another Police Officer whom we gave some donated toys and gifts to. This is the difference that YOUR donation makes. I work in the Child Abuse Investigation Unit at XXX Police…

Burglars stole this families Christmas, but your donations literally saved it!

There are some not very nice people out there who clearly don’t have any Christmas Spirit and thanks to your donations, Operation Santa SAVED CHRISTMAS for this family!  We hear these tales every year and they still make me cry, but I’m just so glad we could help! On Christmas Eve our team were made…

18776 was the final total for Operation Santa 2017

Apologies everyone, but on sifting through my Operation Santa folder, I came across a donation of 87 items from St John’s Church which I had omitted from my totaliser.  Wowsers I think I can safely say that thanks to lots of lovely people supporting us, this year will go down in Operation Santa history, as…

An Arson Attack nearly ruined this family’s Christmas!

Every year we hear awful stories where children may have had their Christmas dreams shattered and this year was no exception. Just before Christmas we heard via Facebook of a mum and daughter who had been the victim of an arson attack and lost everything, including the little girl’s Christmas presents. Thanks to YOUR donations,…

it’s the final countdown …. Operation Santa 2017

I think we can safely say that the 2017 appeal was the biggest and most successful ever. After final checks of my figures we had a 52% increase in donations  the final total was 18689

Drum Roll please – our Business Ambassador smashed it! @Blaze_Hair

Happy New Year to you lovely friends and supporters of Operation Santa and I’m delighted to tell you that this year smashed all previous records, in fact there was a 50% increase in donations.  Brett Harris and the Blaze Angels, who are our Business Ambassador, through their passion, campaigning and network of contacts brought in…

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