On the 4th May 2017 we celebrated our beautiful wee boy’s charity turning one! We are completely overwhelmed at what the charity has achieved in the past 12 months and continue to see it go from strength to strength. Over the past 12 months we have helped over 107 families access days out, short breaks[…]
After almost 12 months of operating Hamish Dear’s Warm Hugs out of the Royal Hospital for Children in Glasgow we are delighted to announce that as a result of all the continued support and fundraising we have officially expanded and launched at the Royal Aberdeen Children’s Hospital. On the 10th April 2017 we delivered a[…]
Over the summer we have raised lots money at our own fundraising events as well as having people raise money by taking part in various events including the Kiltwalk, 10k’s, marathon’s, a sponsored hair cut, the Ythan Challenge and many more. Here are some photos from the different events… If anyone has signed up for any[…]
Hamish’s mummy and friends ran the first ever Kayleigh’s Wee Stars Barra 10k today. A huge well done to everyone, even though it felt like we were climbing Everest, we did it! 💚 It was a fantastic event, great job Jonathan and Anna.
Today we took our first steps back on to the Schiehallion Day Care Unit to deliver the first lot of vouchers for day trips/activities. It was lovely to see Hamish’s consultant and some of the nurses who were a huge part of our life last year, and continue to support us now. As of[…]
A huge well done to Liam who completed a quite unbelievable challenge to raise funds for Hamish Dear’s Warm Hugs. Liam’s challenge saw him cycle the West Highland Way, climb the UK’s highest peak (Ben Nevis) and kayak along Loch Ness into Inverness. What an achievement, and he has raised over £1500 along the way. We are overwhelmed[…]
On Sunday 10th April Hamish’s daddy Kris completed his first marathon in Manchester to raise money for Hugs with an impressive time of 3hrs 37minutes! It was a beautiful day in Manchester, and an emotional daddy at the end of the race. We’re all hugely proud of Kris’s achievement, and Kris is already training for his[…]