Thanks from CLIC Sargent

January 7, 2016   //   No Comments

Funeral Directors helped to raise over £650,000 for CLIC Sargent in 2015  clic sargent logo small

SAIF has received a thank you letter from CLIC Sargent, who provide cancer support for the young, stating that funeral directors and people fundraising in memory of a loved one have raised over £650,000 for CLIC Sargent in 2015.  The money helped the charity to:

  • help more than 6,88 young cancer patients
  • keep 1,389 families close to their child during treatment at their eight Homes from Home
  • give 5,288 grants to families, to help cover costs including travel to hospital appointments
  • support 2,160 people who contacted their welfare advice service
  • provide nurses who cared for 1,814 children and young people and their families.

To find out more about the charity or to support them, visit their website.