Posts in Hug Donations
Our Hug Donation Scheme and You

There’s nothing we love more than hearing from recipients of our Hug Donations. You might have seen our recent post on Instagram about Matthew, who was sent a much-deserved hug through our partnership with Bluebell Wood. We are really proud to get to hear about people as brilliant as Matthew.

You might also have seen the Sheffield Star’s recent article about our Hug Donation Scheme. 

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12 Months of Hug Donations with Project Parent

A year ago, we welcomed Project Parent - a social enterprise supporting parents and carers of children and young people with chronic illnesses and disabilities -  to the BearHugs family as a new charity partner in our 1:50 Hug Donation scheme. In our 12 month partnership with Project Parent, we received nominations from so many kind people who wanted to send a little BearHugs treat to a wonderful carer.

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UnLtd Feature on BearHugs and Bluebell Wood

If you’ve been keeping an eye on our website and social media in recent months, you’ll know a little about our partnership with Bluebell Wood. You can read our blog about Bluebell Wood and our first visit here

unLTD have written a piece about BearHugs’ partnership with Bluebell Wood which can be found at this link.

The article contains some wonderful quotes from some of the recipients of BearHugs at Bluebell Wood, and reading these quotes really means the world to us.

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Catching up with charity partner Bluebell Wood Children's Hospice

Yesterday I popped across to the very special place that is Bluebell Wood Children’s Hospice. As part of our donation scheme, we regularly donate personalised hug-in-a-box gifts through our four charity partners. One of those partners is Bluebell Wood, a beautiful place which supports children with life shortening conditions and their families. Every month our wonderful Hug Donation Assistant Georgina designs 10 personalised hugs for children and families of Bluebell Wood.

It was really lovely to have the opportunity to catch up on how it’s all been working out. It was amazing to hear how well received the hugs have been and extra special to speak to one lovely mum personally.

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