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The Hollies Charity Events

The Hollies Charity Events

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Macmillan Cake Sale


We would like to express our thanks for your support of our cake sale in aid of Macmillan Cancer Care, which was held on Friday 25th September. Thanks to your generous cake donations and your children’s purchasing, we raised a wonderful amount of £338.50. The unsold cakes were donated to Bosworth Court Nursing Home, which… Continue reading Macmillan Cake Sale.


Food Bank Project


For our Harvest Festival this year we asked the children to bring  in donations of food for the Atherstone Food Bank. We were overwhelmed by the response and the generosity of the children and parents. A big ‘Thank You’ to all who contributed. Mrs Makin


Christmas Jumper Day


Monday 8th December was ‘Wear A Christmas Jumper To School Day’ at the Hollies in order to raise money for ‘Save the Children’. We all entered into the spirit of Christmas and looked jolly festive too! Well done to all of the children who helped us to raise £255 for this extremely worthwhile cause. Mrs… Continue reading Christmas Jumper Day.


Eco Warriors


Inspired by the 3rd years’ fantastic assembly ‘Eddie the Penguin Saves the World’, the 4th years have taken on the role of ‘Eco Warriors’. Once a week the children don green eco-tabards and collect card and paper from each classroom, Mrs Bryan’s office and the resource room. They then empty these into the council recycling… Continue reading Eco Warriors.


Happy Easter from The Hollies


The money raised by the ‘Easter Bonnet Parade’ raised £140 for Comic Relief. Thank you!


Operation Christmas Child


Operation Christmas Child was once again a huge success this year. We were able to send 110 shoeboxes via the Samaritans Purse Organisation to needy children in Kazakhstan from the children at the Hollies. Thank you once again for supporting this charity and helping to ‘fill a child’s life with joy this Christmas’. Mrs Dickenson


Poetry for Charity


Maisie Wharton had an idea to create a class 3o poetry book and sell it to raise money for Charity. The children enjoyed working on their poems and the book was produced by one of the parents KJB UK. We thank him very much and hope to raise lots of money for the charity “Shelter”. Thank you Maisie,… Continue reading Poetry for Charity.


Shoe Box appeal


This year our children have responded fantastically to help those who are less fortunate than themselves. ‘Fill a child’s life with joy at Christmas’ was the logo used by Samaritans Purse, the charity we support at this time of year. In all, 160 shoe boxes filled with toys, books, games, toiletries, sweets, hats, scarves, gloves and… Continue reading Shoe Box appeal.