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HLMT stall at Sherwood Vegan Market, Saturday 14th October 2023 from 10.00 until 2.30

On a sunny but cold day, HLMT held a stall at the Sherwood Vegan Market. Crafts, plants, greetings cards and gifts were on sale, with Liberian Lapa fabric arts and crafts, jewellery, plants, home-made preserves and more. £260 was raised for HLMT funds, all of which will go to support the study and accommodation fees…
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HLMT Arts/Crafts/Plants Stall Saturday 30th September 2:00 – 4:30 p.m.

HLMT was invited to a Christian Aid Fund Raising Event at St Martins Church, Trevose Gardens, Sherwood, Nottingham NG5 3FU. It was a very friendly and well-attended event despite the rain! Just over £200 was made for HLMT funds, all of which will go to funding a place for a student midwife in Liberia. Thanks…
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Roger Williams ran the Robin Hood Half Marathon on Sunday 24th September for HLMT

Roger generously did this, both to raise funds for HLMT and to prove that he could do it. On a windy day Roger came home in under three hours, and raised a spectacular £1200 for HLMT. which will more than pay for a year’s training for a student midwife in Liberia. Huge thanks go to…
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HLMT Newsletter, September 2023

Dear HLMT supporter, It’s been a busy period for HLMT, with a number of events scheduled in the coming months. Highlights (details in the attached newsletter)  include: 1. HLMT-sponsored students in Liberia In July 2023 Patience Dee was selected to receive a HLMT grant to cover her student fees, accommodation and basic expenses for the…
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HLMT crafts and plant stall at Nottingham Green Festival, Sunday 10 September 2023

On a hot, sultry day at the Arboretum, Nottingham, that also brought rain , HLMT’s plants and crafts attracted large numbers of viewers. We raised a wonderful £627.50 on the day as well as a great deal of interest in the trust. Thanks go to Arline, George, Jim, Joan, Mike R, Nick, Pete, Pippa and…
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HLMT Newsletter, May: 2023 Summer activities, how YOU can actively support HLMT and more…

So much has happened in the past few months, and we’re looking forward to another period when you, our supporters will continue to help us to provide further grants for midwifery students in Liberia. As Spring turns to Summer, The Helen Loewenstein Memorial Trust encourages you to actively contribute to what HLMT does. 1. Why…
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Sunday 25th June 2023 – HLMT arts and crafts stall at the Garage Sunday Market, Chilwell

On Sunday 25th June HLMT held an arts and crafts stall at the Garage Sunday Market, Chilwell. A lovely venue on a hot, humid day. We raised a lot of interest in the trust, and over £180 towards grants for student midwives in Liberia. Thanks to Celia, Emma, Jan, Pete, Russell and Stella for their work on…
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Saturday 17th June HLMT crafts stall at Sherwood Art Week Secret Garden Craft Fair

HLMT ran a crafts stall at Sherwood Art Week Secret Garden Craft Fair from  11 a.m. to 5 p.m. on a warm Saturday. Lots of stalls, and relaxed, happy atmosphere. Over £210 was raised for grants to Liberian midwifery students. Thanks to Arline, Carol, Celia, Nick, Paula, Pete, Roger, Ruth and Stella for helping to set…
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HLMT Crafts and Plants Stall outside Crimson Tree, Nottingham, SATURDAY 15th APRIL 2023

HLMT ran a crafts and plants stall outside Crimson Tree, with a full range of indoor and outdoor plants, greetings cards and crafts made with traditional Liberian Lapa fabric, jewellery, and preserves. Trade was brisk, and the day netted HLMT over £880 for grants to Liberian midwifery students, which is brilliant! Thanks go to trustees Carol,…
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HLMT Stall at Sherwood Vegan Market, Saturday 11th March 2023 10.00 a.m. to 2.30 p.m.

HLMT held a stall at the Vegan Market with a full range of greetings cards, crafts, Liberian Lapa fabric, jewellery, preserves and plants. On a cold March day, many people came and viewed our stall and learnt about what we do. We sold over £200 of crafts, preserves and plants, all of which will go towards…
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