Thursday 13th June 2019 saw the Bristol Masonic Benevolent Institute deliver the cheque that completed its £80,000 pledge to St Peter’s Hospice for the funding of a new inpatient room. The room was just awaiting the final furnishings and fittings needed to complete this state-of-the-art home-from-home, ready to receive its first guest.
In 2016, Southmead Hospital Charity launched its Prostate Cancer Care Appeal with the aim of raising £2million for the purchase of two surgical robots to treat 1) more men with prostate cancer and 2) to expand robotic surgery into other urological and gynaecological cancers.
This month we have the MCF overview of work done in Bristol, donations to GWAC and Childrens Hospital Southwest.
This months update includes news on the Bristol Cathedral appeal and MCF donations to Womankind and the South Bristol Advise Centre
21st May: The “2019 Lift for LifeLites Tour” came to a planned lunchtime halt in Pump Lane, next to St Mary Redcliffe Church, 2/3 of the way through their 3000mile journey around some of the UK’s Provinces and Interesting Landmarks.