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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 …

More fundraising news for SMASH!

ASDA at The Orbital Shopping Park have chosen SMASH as one of their 3 good causes for their Green Tokens scheme.

Mountford Manor Primary School – thank you!

One of the SMASH Piggies joined the staff at Mountford Manor Primary School last week. The staff held cake sales and raised £70 in just a few days. A big thank you to all that helped fill the piggy bank. We appreciate your support. A great start to our Piggy gigs!    

Another SMASHing night at Fabios!

On Wednesday 25th September, the Friends of SMASH were delighted to welcome the Deputy Mayor and Mayoress of Swindon, Councillor Garry Perkins and Mrs Perkins, to a charity meal at Fabios Italian Restaurant – http://www.fabioswindon.co.uk/ – along with mentors, volunteers,  trustees, SMASH Champions and their friends and family. Fabios, as ever, put on a stunning three …

SMASH and the South Asian Performing Art Centre (SAPAC) celebrations

SAPAC is a diverse art organisation covering Swindon and Wiltshire. They celebrate their 10th birthday on 12th of October this year at Double Tree Hilton Hotel in Swindon and have invited SMASH to have a stall as one of their chosen charities at the event. If you are interested in attending then please see the attached flyer …

Newsflash – Ten Little Piggies – Needing a Gig!

          Once upon a time there were 10 little pigs who all wanted to change a life. Friends of Smash got them a gig with Alice at Nationwide. They each joined a team and had such a scream as their tummies were filled with cash. The time flew by and during July …

The story of Alice, delicious cakes and SMASH piggies at Nationwide Building Society!

Nationwide Building Society at Pipers Way have adopted 10 little SMASH piggy banks and Alice Roberts who is working with our Friends of SMASH team on this fundraising initiative helped to run a competition during July to see which team could raise the most money.           Alice also held a cake …