We are delighted to be named as the official Charity Partner for Coventry City FC for the 2021/2022 season! Coventry City will be donating an executive box for our Box4Kids initiative at every home game, inclusive of all hospitality and additional extras such as meeting mascots and goody bags. Barrie Wells said; "We are delighted [...]
Following the Olympic silver medal success of our Athlete Ambassador, Keely Hodgkinson, Barrie Wells has been making the news! Barrie is Keely's only financial sponsor as she did not receive any funding from British Athletics amid the Covid-19 pandemic. Keely is one of the Trust's many Athlete Ambassadors who help to support our charity and [...]
Barrie Wells Trust Athlete Ambassador, Keely Hodgkinson, shares her thoughts ahead of the Tokyo Olympics in an interview with The Gaurdian. Click to read the full story.
Read all about what we have been up to over the past 12 months including launching our new initiative, the Barrie Wells Trust Heroes, Barrie Wells receiving an MBE and our plans as we begin to look forward to a summer of activity.
The Barrie Wells Trust have successfully launched their new Barrie Wells Trust Heroes initiative to help support hospital workers during the Covid-19 global pandemic. The initiative awards doctors, nurses and hospital staff with luxury hampers and personalised letters from the young patients who nominate them. Barrie Wells Trust Heroes is an innovative reversal of the Trust’s focused [...]
Ben’s Story Meet 12-year-old Ben! He has a great variety of interests including Manchester United, Marvel, DC Comics, gaming with friends, films and more recently baking and music. Ben was born poorly and as time as progressed, he and his family have learned to live with his chronic illnesses. He suffers from a number of [...]
Maisy’s Story Meet 11-year-old Maisy! Maisy was a normal girl who loved life, cart-wheeled everywhere she went and loved being with her friends. In April 2019 Maisy, aged 10 was diagnosed with stage four Germ Cell (Ovarian) Cancer which had also spread to her liver and lungs. She was immediately transferred to Alder Hey Children’s [...]
James’ Story Meet nine-year-old James! James was diagnosed with acute lymphoblastic leukaemia when he was just two years old and went through three and a half years of very intense chemotherapy. James absolutely loves football! He is a big Liverpool FC fan and enjoys watching local team Coventry City play. James also adores Star Wars [...]