Chief Executive’s blog

Business, but not as usual…

Three months ago the Tiny Tickers staff team met up for our annual pre-Christmas get together. In between silly party games and Christmas jumper selfies, the six of us discussed our plans for 2020 – setting objectives to continue the excellent growth the charity has seen, and to do even more to help families affected…

Our Statement of Support.

As our supporters, beneficiaries and fundraisers, I thought you should know how the charity is approaching the coronavirus pandemic – the steps we are taking to help families; keep our services running; and to look after our staff. Here are some of the things we’re doing:   We are liaising with the NHS and others…

Tea, biscuits and our annual report

Okay, confession time. Some charities’ annual reports are dull. They don’t exactly entice you to curl up on the sofa with a cuppa and a few biscuits in eager anticipation of flicking through them. But ours isn’t like that. It really isn’t. As well as going through our accounts, it also talks about our main…

My Big Tri – 230 Miles For Tiny Hearts

I’m aiming to cycle, swim and run 230 miles across the Yorkshire Dales from Leeds to the Lake District and back. I don’t know whether I’ll manage it, but I’ll give it everything I’ve got.

Test for Tommy – big ambitions for tiny hearts

It’s a week on from the launch of our Test For Tommy appeal – and, thanks to the generosity of our supporters, in just seven days we’ve raised enough to add to the 70 pulse oximetry testing machines we’ve already funded in the UK. I’ve been moved by the donations, the messages of support, and…