Cherry Lodge – the chosen charity of Double Tree by Hilton London Elstree

Cherry Lodge Cancer Care is delighted to announce that the Double Tree by Hilton London Elstree has selected us as their chosen charity. This decision acknowledges the close and very productive relationship developed between CL fundraisers and the hotel’s management and staff. The hotel has hosted two very successful balls for Cherry Lodge with Summer … Continued

Rumble with the Agents 2021 held in support of Cherry Lodge Cancer Care

Rumble with the Agents is the biggest white collar boxing event for the property industry. It was started in 2015 by Paul Shamplina, founder of Landlord Action, to provide property professionals with an opportunity to come together to try a new sport, get fit, and channel some of their competitive spirit at a fantastic charity … Continued

The Cherry Lodge Winter Sale at The Spires

The Cherry Lodge Cancer Care Information and Merchandise Stall held a very successful Winter Sale at The Spires on Wednesday 17th November 2021. The stall was stocked with a good range of seasonal items, including Cherry Lodge Christmas cards and a selection of lovely warm woolly hats, scarves and gloves. A grand total of £426 … Continued

Donation from Waitrose

Cherry Lodge Cancer Care is delighted to have received a surprise donation of £500 from Waitrose Community Matters. Before the coronavirus, Waitrose stores across the country selected three local charities each month for support under the company’s green token Community Matters scheme. Green tokens had to be withdrawn during the pandemic but Community Matters has … Continued

Cherry Lodge Stall at The Spires on 21st July

The Cherry Lodge Cancer Care Information and Merchandise Stall returned to The Spires on Wednesday 21st July 2021. Tina and her team of helpers, including staff and volunteers, did a great job on what turned out to be an exceptionally hot day. As The Spires’ official charity, Cherry Lodge is being given new opportunities to … Continued

Cherry Lodge stall at The Spires

The Cherry Lodge Cancer Care Information and Merchandise Stall made a very welcome return to The Spires on Thursday 17th June 2021. This was CL’s first event at The Spires after being given offical recognition of our charity’s long-standing special relationship with Barnet’s premier shopping centre. CL staff and volunteers were on hand from 10am … Continued

Lockdown donation received from Waitrose Community Matters scheme

Despite the coronavirus lockdown, Waitrose is continuing to support local charities under the company’s national Community Matters scheme. Cherry Lodge Cancer Care is fortunate to have been among the scheme’s recent beneficiaries and sends its thanks to Waitrose Barnet for choosing to support us. In normal times, Waitrose stores select three charities each month and … Continued

Mayor of Barnet’s Appeal is seeking Advertisers for Gala Dinner Brochure

The Mayor of Barnet, Cllr. Caroline Stock, will be holding a 1920s-themed Gala Dinner on Saturday 25th April 2020. This special dinner, at Middlesex University, is a very important event in the 2019-20 Mayor’s Appeal, raising money for the Mayor’s two chosen charities: Cherry Lodge Cancer Care and Homestart Barnet. The Gala Dinner promises to … Continued

Rumble with the Agents – £16,300 cheque for Cherry Lodge Cancer Care

As reported previously, Cherry Lodge Cancer Care was the charity chosen to benefit from this year’s Rumble with the Agents, the biggest white-collar boxing event for the property industry. Please click here to read our full report on the event, which was held on Thursday 24th May 2018 at The Holiday Inn Finchley Central, in … Continued

Rumble with the Agents supporting Cherry Lodge Cancer Care

‘Rumble with the Agents’ has raised a fabulous £16,300 for Cherry Lodge Cancer Care. This annual white-collar charity boxing event was held on Thursday 24th May 2018 at The Holiday Inn Finchley Central, in association with Landlord Action and sponsored by Hamilton Fraser. The night saw ten property professionals, with little or no previous boxing … Continued

John Lewis Place to Eat – £840 for Cherry Lodge

Thank you from Cherry Lodge Cancer Care to John Lewis, Brent Cross for supporting us through their Community Matters scheme. Thank you also to the many customers at the store’s Place to Eat restaurant who put their green tokens into the Cherry Lodge Cancer Care container. Cherry Lodge fundraising coordinator Tina Papasavva went to the Brent … Continued

Coffee Bean Festive Hamper Draw

As in previous years, a mammoth festive hamper was very generously provided by the Coffee Bean as a wonderful Christmas prize to be raffled in aid of Cherry Lodge Cancer Care. The draw took place in the cafe on Saturday 23rd December 2017. The hamper, containing items worth around £100, was won by Doug and … Continued

ACA Charity Golf Day at Hadley Wood

The 8th annual Alan Cox Associates‘ Charity Golf Day, held at Hadley Wood Golf Club on Thursday 8th September 2016, was another great day for golfers and for local charities including Cherry Lodge Cancer Care. A misty start for setting up at 7am heralded a glorious day with plenty of sunshine. Twenty teams of four … Continued

Atul Pathak & Mcdonald’s Award for Cherry Lodge

On Wednesday 7th September 2016, Cherry Lodge was the grateful recipient of an Atul Pathak Community Award. Each year, Athul Pathak, the managing director of Appt Corporation, a franchised group of 29 McDonald’s restaurants in North and West London and Berkshire, provides one-off donations of between £250 and £1,000 and a year-long corporate partnership to … Continued

Herts XI v Spurs Legends in football fundraiser

Cherry Lodge is benefiting once again from the proceeds of a football fixture between Herts XI and a team of Spurs Legends. Organised by John Murphy of Finchpalm, this popular annual sporting event took place on Friday 22nd July 2016 at Boreham Wood FC, with proceeds being shared by Cherry Lodge Cancer Care and Borehamwood … Continued

Donation from Waitrose Community Matters

We are delighted to announce that Cherry Lodge Cancer Care has received an extremely useful donation from Waitrose Barnet. A presentation ceremony, attended by representatives from a number of local charities, was held in the staff room at the Barnet store on Tuesday 12th April 2016. The money was raised from the Community Matters scheme, … Continued

Donation from Dignity Caring Funeral Services

Cherry Lodge Cancer Care was very pleased to receive this week a cheque for £300 from Dignity Caring Funeral Services. Each year, in lieu of sending Christmas cards, Dignity directors allocate money to their business managers to donate to charities of their choice. We were fortunate that Tina Hill, business manager of two local funeral … Continued

TSB Runs the Extra Mile for Cherry Lodge

The Barnet branch of TSB really did run the extra mile for Cherry Lodge Cancer Care on Friday 25th September 2015 as part of their commitment to raise funds for our much needed services. The branch was decorated with Cherry Lodge balloons (which toned in beautifully with the bank’s own corporate colours) and all staff … Continued

Charity Golf Day at Hadley Wood

After a cold and wet spell, the weather was warm and sunny for the Charity Golf Day held on 10th September 2015 at Hadley Wood Golf Club.This annual event, put on by Alan Cox Associates, local architectural and planning consultants, proved as popular as ever, with all 80 playing places taken up well ahead of … Continued

Caring at Sainsbury’s, Potters Bar

Every local charity must be seen to be part of its community, to meet as many people as possible. Sainsbury’s, Potters Bar recently gave Cherry Lodge Cancer Care such an opportunity; as part of Carers Week, on 10th June 2015, we were invited to their store to meet not only their customers but also staff. … Continued

Ongoing support from Barnet Rotary

For many years, Barnet Rotary Club has been a friend and supporter of Cherry Lodge. On 18th May 2015 Barnet Rotary kindly invited our fundraiser, Barbara to attend their monthly meeting held at Old Fold Manor Golf Club. Barbara was given an opportunity to talk about Cherry Lodge and to show how important our services … Continued

Donation from Sainsbury’s, Potters Bar

On Monday 18th May 2015 Cherry Lodge received a very welcome donation from Sainsbury’s, Potters Bar. We have since agreed that this money will be spent on refreshments for the Volunteers party, to be held on 2nd June to mark National Volunteers Week. Cherry Lodge is extremely grateful for the support of its many volunteers, … Continued

Singers return to Sainsbury’s, Hendon

The Cherry Lodge Singers last sang at Sainsbury’s Superstore, Hendon in December 2014, when their programme consisted mainly of Christmas numbers. With the arrival of Spring, it was clearly time for the Singers to return to Hendon on Friday 24th April 2015 to share a new programme, to provide musical entertainment for the shoppers and … Continued

Successful application to Lloyds Community Fund

We are pleased to announce that our application for a grant from the Lloyds Community Fund has been successful – in fact, very successful, as we have won our area’s top award of £3,000. These grants are made by the Lloyds Bank Foundation to help small and medium charities working to improve social and community … Continued

Many thanks to Signet, Borehamwood

For the past three years we have had the good fortune to benefit from the very energetic fundraising efforts of Signet (jewellers) of Borehamwood. Signet employees have ‘enjoyed’ raising money for us by taking part in such hair-raising sponsored activities as walking on coals, climbing mountains and parachute jumping. As well as donating the grand … Continued