Month: December 2021

Sherwood Street Market – HLMT stall 20th August 9am – 3pm

This will take place in the car park, United Reformed Church, 1, Edwards Lane, Sherwood, Nottingham NG5 3AA. Further details to follow.

Mistakes Party Saturday 3rd September 2022 from 4.00 p.m.

Nottingham HLMT supporters Bob and Paula are organising a ‘Mistakes Party”! Basically, ‘Mistakes’ can be ANYthing – from a ‘mistaken’ purchase or gift, to hoarded, inherited, no-longer wanted / pre-loved items. They need to be good quality and in good condition and can be toys or books, jewellery (even ‘odd’ bits & pieces), vases, plants,…
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Saturday, 19th November 2022 Boots Orchestra in Nottingham

St. Mark’s Church, Woodthorpe (7:30 p.m.) Concert in aid of The Helen Loewenstein Memorial Trust  Programme Overture to “Mireille”                           Gounod Violin Concerto No 3 in B minor          Saint-Saens Soloist: Megumi Rolfe (violin)                                            Interval Songs of the Sea                                   Stanford (arranged by Dunhill) Funeral March of a marionette           Gounod Norwegian Dances Nos 1 & 2               Grieg Further details…
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Cake Sale by Nottingham City Hospital Maternity Unit Staff, 7th December, 2021

Staff from the maternity team – receptionists, doctors, support workers and midwives – raised £438.87 for The Helen Loewenstein Memorial Trust. They contributed to the buying and selling of cakes, some paying £10 for a small cookie, in order to raise funds for the Trust. The staff all work in the maternity unit where Helen…
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Magazine article on Liberia and the work of The Helen Loewenstein Memorial Trust, December 2021

Carol McCormick, HLMT Trustee and retired Consultant Midwife, has recently written the article below for Issue 171 (Winter 2021) of “Midwifery Matters”, the magazine of the Association of Radical Midwives. It describes the work of HLMT in the context of the economic and maternal health conditions in Liberia, and gives a summary of HLMT’s achievements…
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HLMT stalls at events on Saturday 4th and Sunday 5th December 2021

The Helen Loewenstein Memorial Trust set up stalls at two really good Christmas markets/fairs over the weekend – at Woodthorpe Park and Bestwood Village. Staffed by trustees and supporters, the Trust made almost £400 towards grants to pay for the study fees of trainee midwives in Liberia . Such a good result. Thanks to everyone…
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