SARAH Firth is a rock in the case of fundraising.
She has raised greater than £1,000 for the Bradford District Care NHS Basis Belief charity, Higher Lives, by portray and promoting rocks.
Sarah, who works for the belief as a private assistant, launched her inventive pursuit firstly of the primary lockdown in March.
Initially it was simply to unwind after a busy day’s work, however she determined to promote her creations in assist of the charity – with a goal of £100.
Sarah mentioned: “It began with me asking pals what colors they want however then I started getting more-specific requests – for all the things from reminiscence stones for pets to a duplicate of somebody’s tattoo!
“I believed the requests would fizzle out however there was a gentle movement from workers on the belief in addition to some current requests from companies. I’ll take a while off over the festive interval however will hold my order guide open to proceed elevating cash for such a unbelievable charity, which has supported me and my household in occasions of want.”
A photograph of Sarah’s handiwork may even characteristic on Christmas playing cards being offered in help of Higher Lives.
The image received the care belief’s annual seasonal greetings card competitors – which was open to workers, sufferers and members of the general public – and can seem because the design, along with 4 runners-up.
The playing cards are being offered in packs of ten.
Every pack prices £4.50, together with postage and packing, with 65 per cent of proceeds from gross sales going to the charity.
Electronic mail [email protected] along with your full identify, postal tackle and variety of packs required, and you can be contacted concerning fee particulars.
Catherine Jowitt, charity and volunteer lead with the care belief, mentioned: “Having relaunched Higher Lives in Might, there have already been plenty of fundraising alternatives that individuals like Sarah have gotten concerned in. We’re actually grateful to everybody.”