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24th December 2018

Wokingham Living Advent Calendar

We were extremely grateful to be chosen to take part in this years Wokingham Living Advent Calendar. Each night throughout December an act performs in front of crowds, for a local charity. The act and location is only announced the morning of the performance. On the 7th day of December we were entertained with great … Continued

16th December 2018

Ollie pots a collection at Tesco

A massive thank you to Tesco for allowing the OYF to hold a collection at their store in Wokingham. Thank you to the staff who made us feel very welcome and to their customers for being so generous. Everyone was in the Christmas spirit which showed in the amount raised, £214.09. Merry Christmas!

13th December 2018

RUDS Showcase

These guys are just amazing, and put on amazing shows too. And we are just so over whelmed with their continued support which has now been 7 years!!! 💙 Thank you once again @RUDramaSociety your Arts Showcase was awesome!

11th December 2018

Santa floats around Wokingham

We were very grateful to be given the opportunity to help Santa on his float, meeting lots of children and their families and raising a whopping £323.53 for the OYF too. Thank you to the West Forest Round Table for organising such a fabulous memorable event and to everyone around BeanOak Road for being so … Continued

30th November 2018

Uni go head to head in Bake Off

The staff and students @UniRdg_EngLit and @SocietyEnglish tightened their apron strings and topped their sponges when they went head to head and raised £88.55 for the OYF in ‘A Very Wildean Bakeoff’ over at Reading University. Thank you so much guys, what a cake-tastic way to raise money!

27th November 2018

Mizuno – Christmas cake sale in aid of Ollie

Another of our lifelong supporters, Mizuno, held their annual cake sale, raffle and ’guess the name of the bear’ today at their HQ in Reading raising a massive £306.47 for the OYF!. Thank you all for your continued support guys 

25th November 2018

Wokingham Winter Carnival

Situated outside Fat Face in the new updated market place, it was a great spot to meet lots of new and old faces. Not only did we raise £283.97 from our OYF stall, the fabulous 2nd Woosehill Guides were selling delicious cakes and refreshments in aid of the OYF. Raising £355.46 they were recognised for … Continued

24th November 2018

Hawthorns Winter Fair

We had another great day at Ollie’s school fair raising £211.45 which helps us continue our research into peadiatric brain tumours. Thank you to the PTA for your continued support to the OYF and to all of Ollie’s friends, old and new, for spreading the word!

4th November 2018

Trunkwell Christmas Fair

We attended Trunkwell House’ 10th Christmas Fair over the weekend and what an amazing weekend event it was! We loved seeing so many new faces and being able to share what OYF is all about. We’d like to say a huge thank you for all your donated gifts that made our tombola so much fun and looking … Continued

28th October 2018

Inflatable fun!

Shona, Sarah (Ollie’s mum), Nick, James and Archie all in their Ollie Blues for a cheeky 5K inflatable obstacle course. Great fun! Ollie would’ve loved it! 🙂  

7th October 2018

Shona completes Cardiff half

Huge congratulations to Shona and Fiona for taking on the Cardiff half marathon and flying the flag for our Ollie

7th October 2018

Tom Honer smashes his first marathon

After completing a few half marathons Tom wanted to add a full marathon to the list. His debut marathon was Bournemouth, held today in aid of the foundation. Huge congratulations for smashing it Tom, in an amazing 4 hours and 37 minutes and for raising a fantastic sum of £279.19