Tag Archives: Johannah Deakin

The charity A Sibling’s Wish: turning grief into support for bereaved siblings

September 17th, 2018: September is Childhood Cancer Awareness Month which brings attention to the problem of childhood cancer, the challenges of treating cancer in children, the underfunded research in childhood cancer, and all the issues associated with a child battling this disease, … Continue reading

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Meg Bhari, founder of Believe in Magic, passes away

April 3rd, 2018: We are saddened to report that Meg Bhari, the founder of the U.K. based charity benefiting seriously ill children, Believe in Magic, has passed away in the early hours of March 29th. Meg herself was diagnosed with … Continue reading

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A Charitable Direction: Rett Syndrome Research Trust and Reverse Rett

  November 12th, 2017: Rett Syndrome Research Trust (RSRT) was founded in 2008 by Monica Coenraads, the mother of Chelsea, a now 21 years old beautiful and resilient young woman affected by Rett syndrome. The UK based corresponding charity is called Reverse … Continue reading

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Founder of A Sibling’s Wish, Sarah Hext attends the Women of The Year Lunch

  October 22nd, 2017: On October 16th Sarah Hext, founder of A Sibling’s Wish and mom of “fly high buddy” Harvey Hext, attended the Women of the Year Lunch in London, UK. In attendance also Camilla Duchess of Cornwall.  The Women … Continue reading

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A Sibling’s Wish, a year of cherished memories for siblings

   August 19th, 2017:  A Sibling’s Wish is marking its very first year as an officially registered charity in the UK. A Sibling’s Wish has reached an important milestone by delivering its 100th memory box to a grieving child. A … Continue reading

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A Charitable Direction: Niahm’s Next Step

  July23, 2017: The neuroblastoma charity Niamh’s Next Step was founded by Chris and Sam Curry after the loss of their 5 year old daughter Niamh to neuroblastoma in May 2012. Niamh was diagnosed with neuroblastoma 18 months prior to her … Continue reading

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@Heads_Together is Charity of the Year for the 2017 London marathon

  February 08, 2017: The 36th annual London Marathon has named the mental health advocate group, Heads_Together ,as Charity of the Year. The declaration makes this the first ever mental health-focused marathon. This will give Heads Together an incredible platform to highlight mental health and help to … Continue reading

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