Category Archive: charities

Jun 15

Its gone! All 20 inches of it!!

If you have been following my charity campaign to have 12 inches cut off my hair for charity you will know that I had ‘the chop’ on 10th June at The Belmont Hotel in Leicester. And what a morning it was! Bernie Sarginson of The Athena Network, Leicester and Michele Walsh aka Ms Moneymaker measured, plaited …

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May 24

Time’s Up and 12″ is coming off!

I am very pleased to announce that my hair will soon be coming off! Read on to find out all the details… Athena Network Leicester member Sarah Houldcroft from VA for Authors has almost reached her target of £1000 to have 12” of her hair cut off for three fabulous charities, Macmillan, National Autistic Society …

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Dec 19

I’m cutting 12 inches off my hair for charity

  I have started my campaign to raise £1,000 for three worthwhile causes by cutting 12 inches off my hair. 20 years ago my mother died of ovarian cancer. Throughout her life she raised £1000’s for her chosen charities. I have dedicated this fundraising to her memory. Please help me raise money for my three …

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May 12

Have you got a story behind your book?

If you have been exploring my website you have probably come across The Banana Bunch, a book written by Dawn Carroll to raise money for two children’s charities.  The book itself is well worth a read, but the story behind the book is also fascinating. The original stories were written in 2007 when a family …

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