This year once again Home-Start Aylesbury Vale was honoured to be one of the chosen charities for this wonderful event. On Friday 18th May Wotton House opened its doors by kind permission of Mr David Gladstone. The lucky attendees were shown round the beautiful gardens and house and treated to a wonderful lunch. A fantastic £1,567.78 was raised! With many thanks to Mr David Gladstone, the Head Gardener Michael and the Bubbly Brunch team for working so hard to make it such a successful fundraiser for Home-Start Aylesbury Vale.
Another successful and very enjoyable evening was had by one and all at this year’s Home-Start Aylesbury Vale quiz night, raising £629 – our best yet! Thank you very much to Graham and Andrew for offering their challenging quiz master services. Also thanks go to everyone who donated such fantastic raffle prizes, which were beautifully presented by our Chair, Jane Mather. Everyone had a wonderful time! Thank you to everyone who attended and made this evening a huge success.
James Whitaker succeeded in his challenge to remain sober for a whole month last October and smashed his original target of £200. Thanks to the generosity and kindness he received from his supporters James raised an astounding £600!
Well done and thank you so much!
The generosity of our volunteers never ceases to amaze us, and this year is no exception. Huge thanks and gratitude are due to Pam, who made a donation in lieu of Christmas cards and also to Teresa, who had a special party for her birthday and donated the proceeds to Home-Start Aylesbury Vale. Thank you so much!
As ever this year, the beautiful Tythe Barn in Haddenham, Bucks was bursting with Christmas gifts and treats – not forgetting their delicious home-made treats! Home-Start Aylesbury Vale would like to extend warmest thanks to the Tythe Barn for displaying our Christmas Cards again this year; a fantastic £195.00 was raised!
Another wonderful year for the stunning Home-Start Aylesbury Vale Christmas cards! This beautiful image above was just one of 10 festive designs available this year. A grand total of £486 was raised. Huge thanks go to Bluepepper Designs for producing such high-quality cards yet again for us this year and to all who kindly donated their images!
This Christmas the Nether Winchendon Carol Singers and the local residents of the village once again supported Home-Start Aylesbury Vale and raised an astounding £203.11. We are so grateful to be supported by the generosity of this wonderful community. Thank you one and all!
The Vale Lottery, who support Home-Start Aylesbury Vale and several other local good causes, recently celebrated it’s 2nd birthday. Special guest Tony Hadley made a guest appearance and unveiled a giant cheque for a fundraising total of £130,000.
Home-Start Aylesbury Vale had its own stall for the first time at the Christmas Fayre in Oakley on Saturday 12th November; thank you to our trustees, staff and friends for giving up their time crafting and baking! A wonderful £125 was raised!
Once again this year we are delighted that Home-Start Aylesbury Vale’s cards are available in the beautiful Tythe Barn. Set in the picturesque village of Haddenham, Tythe Barn will inspire you to decorate your home with their stunning collections.
Find that perfect gift for friends or just a treat for yourself.
From Christmas cards to candles, fabulous scarves, woolly gloves and socks, beautiful jewellery and great stocking fillers.
Visit the tea room for delicious homemade cakes and cookies.
You can also view their Christmas Calendar – they have several events to get you in the perfect festive mood!
Home-Start Aylesbury Vale would like to extend many thanks to Tythe Barn once again for accepting our Christmas Card designs this year.