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An otterly amazing auction

Jackie Morris inking Otters at Folk by the Oak
We've been privileged to be Folk by the Oak's chosen charity for many years but this summer we witnessed something truly spectacular on the main stage.

The challenge of a lifetime

Jonathan Aves
The rumours are true! Our CEO, Jonathan, has pledged to take on the challenge of a lifetime to celebrate Willow's twentieth anniversary.

Why I volunteer

Claire at Willow Warrior
Claire has volunteered at Willow head office and at our events for an incredible seven years, giving more than 1,000 hours of her time.

Looking to the future

John's blog post
Just over 20 years ago my little sister Anna died from a rare form of cancer at the age of 31. It was a cruel illness, one that forced her in and out of hospital many times over the five years that she fought the disease.

Kelly's story

Kelly's Special Day
My Special Day was as much for my mum and sisters as it was for me, my illness affected them all. They were the ones that had been there to support me. Read Kelly's Special Day story...

You Give We Give

You Give We Give
Willow is delighted to announce a new partnership with the online investment platform Greenfinch!  Read on to find out about this innovative and ethical fundraising method...

Top Tips for your next challenge

Top Tips for your next challenge
Each year we invite a number of our challenge participants to Arsenal's training ground for our annual Top Tips session.

Pivotal Moments

Pivotal Moments
Hanna Simpson is a Specialist Teenage and Young Adult Community Liaison Nurse at the Christie Hospital in Manchester. She says it’s a privilege to refer patients for a Special Day.

Junior Apprentices turn £50 into more than £1,000

Junior Apprentices turn £50 into more than £1,000
Over the past three months, our Community team have been working with our partnered Junior Apprentice Team from St Philip Howard Primary School in Hatfield.