Trevor Johnson, Acorns CEO, giving a speech on stage.

Proud night for Acorns at the Innovation Awards

It was a proud night for Acorns at the Innovation Awards on Friday (27th October) with special recognition for the charity’s groundbreaking Family Portal…

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Mary on her retirement in 2021, with former CEO Toby Porter

Remembering Mary Cushnie: 1929-2023

Our incredible shop volunteer Mary Cushnie gave her all for Acorns for over 30 years. In fact, Mary started fundraising for Acorns in the mid-80s, when even our first hospice had yet to open.

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Woman in orange dress and man in suit, stand up to present. People at tables are clapping

‘Speechless’ – £15,000 raised as dinner with Masterchef winner gets standing ovation

Organisers were left ‘speechless’ as an amazing £15,000 was raised during an evening of culinary exploration when the Birmingham community came together to support Acorns

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The Acorns mascots on the pitch with 5 children to pose for picture

Little mascots kick off super season of football fundraising with Walsall FC

This was the moment five proud children walked onto the pitch with their football heroes to kick off another super season of fundraising…

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Rambo the dog poses with certificate from Acorns for raising £25,000 pounds

Pennies make pounds as one collection tin raises staggering £25,000

A family-run DIY store has shown that saving pennies can really add up after just one collection tin raised an incredible £25,000 for Acorns.

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Garden of wishes

Legacy of Love: Appeal blooms into Dandelion field of lasting support for local families

An awe-inspiring field of metal dandelions stood as the poignant culmination of a moving campaign from Acorns Children’s Hospice…

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Garden of wishes

Limited-edition dandelion sculpture capturing hearts across West Midlands

A stunning limited-edition dandelion sculpture is the poignant symbol behind a new charity appeal from Acorns Children’s Hospice…

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Acorns staff and families with Walsall FC team Captain Donervon Daniels, Head Coach Mat Sadler and Goalkeeper Owen Evans

Saddlers stars visit Acorns and celebrate scoring fundraising success

Young football fans scored a victory on Thursday (27 July) as stars from Walsall FC paid a special visit to Acorns Children’s Hospice…

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Haniya and Shabana together smiling

Acorns to benefit as Morrisons Partnership hits major milestone

Hundreds of families cared for by Acorns are set to benefit thanks to a major supermarket partnership.

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Family posing for photo covered in a sea of multi-coloured suds

Hundreds flock to Black Country beauty spot for incredi-bubble foamy fundraiser

It was bubbles galore at Walsall Arboretum as hundreds of foamy fundraisers flocked to enjoy the fun…

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acorns sahara trek

Meet the Acorns super seven taking on our Sahara Trek

This autumn, a team of intrepid Acorns supporters will be taking on the world’s largest hot desert to help raise funds towards our vital care…

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