Tag Archives: charity

Pay it forward…. do a good deed!

Being able to help others has always been important to Letterfest, since 2012 we have donating an estimated £5,000 every year to North Devon hospice. The hospice is an amazing facility close to Letterfest HQ which offers specialist care and support to those with life-threatening illnesses and also to their loved ones, completely free of charge. Much […]

Not for the faint hearted

For those of you who don’t know, our James is very competitive (you only have to ask his fellow come diners) and we are super proud of him for his latest and new adventure he is undertaking, all for a great cause! Fill us in James……. On June the 12th next year I will be […]

Its Marathon Time!

Whether you are running, sponsoring, watching or cheering on from the sidelines we all love the London marathon. A great way to bring out the competitive streak all in the name of a good cause.  Every year thousands of people apply to run, last year there was over 40,000 people competing and an impressive £53.2 […]

30th Birthday Celebrations

It’s a big year for our chosen charity The North Devon Hospice. This year sees them celebrate 30 years of providing specialist care and support to one of the biggest catchment areas of any hospice in the UK. Giving important palliative and personal care to those with life-limiting illnesses free of charge, this charity is […]

Sit!

The Big Sit for Dogs Helping Kids

We’ve talked about the brilliant work that local charity Dogs Helping Kids does in helping teach children about such things as respect, empathy and trust in schools using their team of highly trained four-legged experts. We’re all fans of man’s best friend here at Letterfest and love what this charity does in our area. We […]

New Letterfest Team Member ‘Ant’

Letterfest Ant

Ant has been drawing our house and venue illustrations for some time now but just joined our team full-time here at Letterfest HQ and we’re delighted to have him and his health and safety know-how on board! He’s been busy since he joined, not only managing all our engraved pebble and slate orders but he’s also […]

Helping the North Devon Hospice

North Devon Hospice

We were really chuffed to present the North Devon Hospice with a donation last week. Giving to this local charity is very important to us and it’s great to be told exactly how we have helped. Our donation has paid for one hospice nurse for an entire month, enabling them to support patients and their families […]

North Devon Hospice

North Devon Hospice

Just before Christmas we gave our chosen charity, the North Devon Hospice, some of our pretty fairy lights. We made them saying the charity’s name as we really do believe this cause deserves to have it’s name put up in lights. The lovely staff there decorated the reception area with them and we think they […]

Best in Show

Willow

Letterfest sponsored the “Best Puppy (all varieties!) class in the Dogs Helping Kids dog show this weekend. This is a charity close to our hearts not only because we love dogs but because Jackie’s dog, Willow (pictured above), is one of the canine ambassadors for this cause. Dogs Helping Kids is a North Devon charity […]

In Memory Garden

‘Nestled in the peaceful five acre grounds of St Cuthbert’s Hospice lies a quiet haven of serenity, tranquility and remembrance. The In Memory Garden provides a place for people to remember loved ones and recount happy memories. A gently flowing stream runs throughout the garden, surrounded by engraved pebbles bearing names and special dates in a unique […]