December 2016 saw the Foundation go ‘live’. We were delighted that 200 guests joined us at Ashford School to mark the beginning of this charity. Bubbles and canapes allowed the guests to look at work from Oily cart and to talk to the trustees of the foundation. Below are the two speeches that were read […]
Fundraising so far
The Margot Florence Foundation has been set up to enable children to share the sort of art experiences that so obviously enriched Margot’s life. Much of this work falls broadly under the definition of theatre or performance-based art directed at children, who like Margot have profound and multiple learning difficulties or PMLD for short. But […]
Pupils at Ashford School helped the Foundation by asking pupils from the Prep and Senior School to wear Christmas Jumpers. This brought a festive spirit to the last day of term whilst also supporting our charity. We would like to thank Charlotte Wilding and Nicola Timms for nominating the charity for this school event
A wonderful Christmas nativity play was held at the Cathedral to raise money for our charity. Pupils from ages 4mth-13yrs told us the story of the birth of Jesus. It was a wonderful family event and demonstrated the true meaning of the importance of family at Christmas. It was a spectacular event and our heartfelt […]
Ladies and gentlemen joined forces for an afternoon of tea, cakes and Bridge. A wonderful way to spend a wintry afternoon and we are extremely grateful that the Foundation was chosen as one of their nominated charities. We continue to be humbled by the support and commitment that everyone has shown towards the charity.