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SMASH AGM – 6pm on Wednesday 30th September 2020

Due to COVID the AGM will take place online using Microsoft teams. If you would like to attend, please contact Jill Ridley, acting Secretary, on jill.ridley.22@hotmail.com for an invite.

Harry and his garden marathon for SMASH

Harry ran a garden marathon during lockdown for SMASH on the 2nd May 2020. It was a roaring success in that he raised almost £4,000. If you have a few minutes to spare then click on “Read more” and take a look at this home video of how his day went: We salute Harry for thinking …

More funds donated to SMASH by Midcounties Co-Operative

The Midcounties Co-operative, represented by their Swindon Regional Community have been in partnership with SMASH over the last 12 months to support our work in the local community.  Just over £4,500 was raised on our behalf between July 2019 and January 2020 by this area of their business.  You can follow them on social media to …

Friends of SMASH – Quiz Night Success

A great time was had by all at our SMASH Fundraiser on the 22nd February at Peatmoor Primary School.  Seven teams battled it out for the first prize of £60 which was won in the end by Team Grotbags. The evening made £540 boosted by the generous act of the winning team donating their prize …

Thank you to Midcounties Co-Op

One of our local funders, Midcounties Co-Op  has very recently donated £4,391 to SMASH as part if its supermarket carrier bag good cause scheme. To read about this in more detail please click on the following link:  https://www.swindonadvertiser.co.uk/news/18150974.co-op-donates-thousands-pounds-help-local-groups-swindon/ A heartfelt thank you from SMASH to everyone at the Co-Op for their support in 2019.  

Opening Times Over Christmas and New Year

The SMASH Office will close from Monday 23rd December to Wednesday 1st January. We re-open on Thursday 2nd January 2020. We want to take this opportunity to thank EVERYONE connected with SMASH for their generous support over the past year. We wish you all a very merry Christmas and a happy and peaceful New Year. …

Quiz and Fish & Chip Supper In Aid of SMASH – February 2020

Please see attached poster for details of our Friends of SMASH next big fundraiser in aid of SMASH –  Quiz and Fish & Chip Supper In Aid of SMASH – 22.02.20 Tickets can be purchased from Eventbrite:- https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/quiz-night-with-fish-chip-supper-tickets-80834972579 We thank you and look forward to your support. Let your friends and family know about it too. …

Christmas Extravaganza – Friday 6th December 2019

Christmas is coming and we can’t believe it in the SMASH Office either!. On Friday 6th December, our dedicated  Friends of SMASH Team, alongwith one of our Charity Partners, The Mid Counties Co-Operative will be at the annual Christmas Extravaganza at the Grange Leisure & Community Centre, SN3 4JY raising the profile of SMASH within …

Help SMASH Raise Funds Through The Swindon Community Lottery

A fun and easy way to support your favourite charity, SMASH and other local causes by playing the new Swindon Lottery. Go to https://www.swindonlottery.co.uk and click on “Buy Tickets”. Then type SMASH which takes you to our page. Tickets cost £1 per line per week and a draw takes place every Saturday with 60% of the ticket …

Thank you to Blunsdon House Hotel

Following on from their annual Bonfire Night event – SMASH, as one of the 3 chosen charities to receive proceeds from this event, recently received a cheque for £1,250. So, a very BIG thank you to everyone at the hotel: http://www.blunsdonhouse.co.uk/ who was involved in making this event such a huge success and for considering our work in …