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Date: 21st April 2024
Time: 12pm – 6pm

Location: Villa Park, Trinity Road, Birmingham B6 6HE
Contact: events@acorns.org.uk

We are thrilled to be returning to Villa Park for an Acorns matchday!

On 21st April Acorns are the chosen charity for the Aston Villa FC vs A.F.C. Bournemouth match at Villa Park. Our volunteers will be there collecting on the day so make sure to bring a pound to the ground.

Can’t make it to Villa Park, or want to support us ahead of the match? Then you can donate below.

How your donation helps

In the past year, Acorns has cared for 750 children and nearly 1,000 families across our region.

It costs £27,000 per day to provide our services and it is only with your support that we can be there 24 hours a day, 7 days a week for children who need specialist nursing care. Your generous donation has the power to make an impact on someone’s life.


£5 could allow us to provide lunch and dinner for a family member at Acorns.


£10 could fund art supplies for a session of specialist craft play and memory making.

A little girl is lying down. She has an oxygen mask on her face and a tube going into her nose


£20 could help fund the resources our clinical Outreach teams require when providing short breaks in the family home.

An Acorns nurse with an infant in a baby chair, enjoying the sunshine


£45 could fund one hour of care for a child in a hospice.

Volunteer at the game

Support us at Acorns Aston Villa matchday as a collection volunteer. All Acorns volunteers will have the chance to watch the match, before collecting again afterwards!

Date: 21st April 2024
Times: 12:00pm – 6:00pm. Kick-off 3:00pm
Location: Villa Park

Email: volunteer@acorns.org.uk

Find out more
A large group of people wearing orange hi-vis vests and carrying Acorns donation buckets. They are standing with Alex the Acorn outside Villa Park, Aston Villa's home ground

Event details


21 April
Event category:
Community events


Villa Park
Trinity Road
Birmingham, B6 6HE United Kingdom


Acorns Children’s Hospice
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