Fundraising and Events

Touching Souls Tearooms:

We enjoyed another successful tearooms event at the weekend (October 2). Here are a few photos and thank you to all our volunteers who helped us raise £287 this time.



Young Volunteers

Young Volunteers

October update: Supporting Gloucestershire Young Carers this month

Christmas is coming…eeek! We have to prepare early at our charity. There’ll be a few opportunities leading up to the Yuletide period including helping us to sell our Christmas cards at two pop-up stores in Gloucester and Tewkesbury

  • We have a couple of Touching Souls Tearooms events coming up: We’ll still take cakes and volunteers for October 22nd and the same for November 6th, 19th and December 4th. Contact Sue.
  • We still have a table going spare at our Get Crafty for GYC evening on November 10th. If you can share your skills at making a small craft item for guests on the evening then please contact Jane.
  • We are bound to have some bag packing opportunities coming up in December so please let us know if you have a team who could do this on any Saturday in December. Contact Sue
  • We are looking for people who might be happy to do a presentation skills workshop in preparation for giving talks and presentations about our work to local community group. Contact Jane.
  • And don’t forget to keep us in mind for any Christmas Fundraising you might be thinking of doing. Contact Jane.

For all of these opportunities and more contact Jane or Sue on:

We’d also like to tell you about two events coming up which we would love to invite you to come along to:

Get Crafty for GYC: 10 November 2016 Bayshill Court Dining Room, Cheltenham Ladies College, Parabola Lane, Cheltenham. Socialise while learning a new craft skill.
Led by textile designer and author Jayne Emerson, as seen on Kirstie Allsopp’s TV Programme: Handmade Britain, you will be encouraged to try out crafts at 8 different tables. Funds from the evening will go to charity Gloucestershire Young Carers to support their work with young carers in the county.
Glass of wine and goody bag of your own creations included in the ticket price.
Tickets £15 available from Jane.

Neals Yard Party: 16 November 2016 GYC Offices at Unit 7 Twigworth Court, Twigworth. Gloucester. GL2 9PG run by Neals Yard consultant Katie Chapman. Contact Jane.

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Afternoon Tea for GYC – Celebrating the Queen’s 90th Birthday in Style


Around 90 guests attended an Afternoon Tea for GYC to raise awareness and raise funds for the charity Gloucestershire Young Carers. In attendance was the High Sheriff Lady Bathurst and Deputy Mayor Coun Klara Sudbury.

Tea for GYC

Please take a look at the photos from the event.