During the summer holidays, we were saddened to hear of the mindless destruction of the Forest School at the post 16 Pens Meadow School site in Pensnett. Our charity knows from personal experience what an amazing outdoor learning experience this facility has given pupils at the school. So we have decided to help.
Thank you to the Gentlemen Songsters Male Voice Choir for making us part of their 60th anniversary concert and ensuring that we met their special guest Aled Jones! What a fundraiser it turned out to be.
A big thank you to National Express for nominating The Friends of Alfie Johnson as the recipient of funds raised at their open day on 12th August. (more…)
Every year Paul Johnson, Alfie’s Dad, puts together a presentation for our Summer Ball.
Every year he brings 250 people to tears with the emotional story of why our charity was formed and how it has helped both Alfie and, subsequently, many other children with disabilities. (more…)
On the eve of the Summer Ball we are delighted to announce we have a fantastic list of prizes available in both our open and silent auctions – so get your credit cards ready. A massive thanks to everybody (particularly Player PA) who has helped us pull the list together or contributed a prize. Here’s the full list as of 30th June.
The Friends of Alfie Johnson were delighted to help Halesowen youngster Sebastian spend more time outdoors by providing this extra special trike.
Our fundraisers have been braving the elements and everything the course could throw at them.
A huge thanks to Blackthorns Chartered Accountants.
Their annual quiz night raised an astonishing amount for our charity.
It’s the big one.
Blackthorns Chartered Accountants annual charity quiz is taking place is taking place in Wombourne on Wednesday May 24th