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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 …

Fundraiser At Fabio’s Italian Restaurant in aid of SMASH – 25th September

Our fundraising team, the fantastic Friends of SMASH, are hosting a second charity evening (including a raffle) at the fabulous Fabio’s Italian Restaurant in Old Town on Wednesday 25th September. All proceeds go directly to SMASH. Please see attached for more information and menu choices. To book a place for yourself and friends & family …

SMASH AGM

Our AGM is planned for 6 pm on Monday 2nd September 2019 at Pinetrees Community Centre, SN2 1QR.  If you would like to join us and haven’t already informed us, then please email martinaatsmash@gmail.com  to confirm your attendance. Light refreshments will be provided. We look forward to seeing you there.

The Jacks family are fundraising for SMASH and going the extra mile or two!

Thanks to Carol and Lyndon Jack who have both signed up to complete separate tandem jumps on Saturday 27th July at Redlands Airfield, Wanborough, near Swindon. Another member of the Jack family, Ayrton, competed the 100K ‘Race to the Stones’ on the weekend of the 13/14th July, starting at Watlington in Oxfordshire and finishing at Avebury …

Emerge Youth Group singing for SMASH!

Date for your diary!  The Emerge Youth Group at Shaw Church are putting on a show for SMASH this summer!. They will be performing songs from the Mary Poppins movie on Saturday 20th July at 3.30pm at Shaw Church in their annual summer show. There will also be stalls and refreshments. Tickets available on the …