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Live Music Evening, Saturday 10th February 2024

A full, sold-out hall at the Sherwood URC was entertained from start to finish by three wonderful bands. Playing and singing of the highest quality had the audience up, dancing and calling for more! At the end of a joyous evening, thanks to the effort of the bands and audience, over £1,100 had been raised…
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HLMT stall at Sherwood Vegan Market, Saturday 9th December 2023

On a very wet, windy and cold day, HLMT held a Liberian Arts and Crafts Stall at the Vegan Market at Sherwood United Reformed Church. Numbers of people at the market were noticeably down on previous markets, as were our takings. We took just over £109, which will go towards the training of student midwives…
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Live music evening, Friday 24th November 2023

A great night of music, played to a packed house, with three very talented groups providing rich entertainment. The result (apart from a good night’s music and dancing) – £1000 raised, which will more than cover one Liberian student midwife’s course and accommodation fees for a year! Performing were: – Strawberry Jammers: A feast of…
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HLMT Zumbathon, Saturday 4 November 2023, 10.00 until 12.30, Sherwood URC

Thirty-eight Zumbathoners lit up the hall with their energy and joy. Charm, Daley, HLMT trustee and herself an experienced Zumba instructor and four other brilliant Zumba instructors led the Zumbathon. Two-and-a-half hours of dancing, exercising, laughing and fun! A raffle, HLMT merchandise, cakes and refreshments too. RESULT – over £1000 raised for grants to Liberian…
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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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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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