We raise money to provide grants to support childhood cancer families. The implications of a cancer diagnosis in a child is enormous and far reaching. There is often a huge emotional and financial impact on the whole family. Your money will allow My Shining Star to come alongside these families at this traumatic time.
Could be put towards our hampers we take to the Royal Marsden at Christmas.
Would buy 2 lunches for a parent in a hospital canteen.
Could pay for fuel towards a hospital trip.
Could pay a bill that is in arrears due to a child having treatment.
Could help to pay for essential travel costs for parents visiting children at a cancer unit or hospital far from home.
Could buy a new washing machine, oven or bed for families unable to fund these costs.
Could help pay utility bills for a family unable to pay due to the lack of income while caring for their child.
Could pay for a mortgage or rent payment for at least one month.