Life-changing Stories

by Seven Stories, The National Centre for Children's Books in Newcastle Upon Tyne, England, United Kingdom

We did it
On 2nd April 2018 we successfully raised £7,090 with 59 supporters in 35 days

Seven Stories are raising £7,000 to put children with additional needs at the heart of our story!

by Seven Stories, The National Centre for Children's Books in Newcastle Upon Tyne, England, United Kingdom

Extra funding

Community Foundation Tyne Wear and Northumberland has provided £3,500 of funding

  The Community Foundation Tyne & Wear and Northumberland has provided £50,000 of funding from the Newcastle Culture Investment Fund. The Newcastle Culture Investment Fund supports cultural organisations based and working in Newcastle to provide a rich, diverse and accessible cultural sector in Newcastle that reflects the creative needs and aspirations of all residents and visitors, and gives them the opportunity to participate in the creative activity of their choice. 

The Crowd

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Anonymous pledged £10 + an estimated £2.50 in Gift Aid

25th March 2018 at 10:40am

Barbara Ingman pledged £20 + an estimated £5.00 in Gift Aid

23rd March 2018 at 4:13pm

Barbara Ingman has also backed 2 other projects

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Anonymous pledged £40 + an estimated £10.00 in Gift Aid

21st March 2018 at 8:13pm

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Thomas pledged £30 + an estimated £7.50 in Gift Aid

21st March 2018 at 8:09pm

Sophia Zeta Ainsworth pledged £10

21st March 2018 at 7:30pm

Sophia Zeta Ainsworth has also backed 1 other project

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Elizabeth M Hammill pledged £100 + an estimated £25.00 in Gift Aid

21st March 2018 at 6:38pm

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Lisa roberts pledged £35 + an estimated £8.75 in Gift Aid

21st March 2018 at 9:42am

Lisa roberts has also backed 2 other projects

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Charlotte Pearson pledged £15 + an estimated £3.75 in Gift Aid

21st March 2018 at 8:38am

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manohari pledged £30 + an estimated £7.50 in Gift Aid

20th March 2018 at 11:52pm

christine.headley1 pledged £35

20th March 2018 at 10:48pm

christine.headley1 has also backed 2 other projects

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Anonymous pledged £8 + an estimated £2.00 in Gift Aid

17th March 2018 at 3:42pm

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Anonymous pledged £500 + an estimated £125.00 in Gift Aid

17th March 2018 at 10:51am

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Jule Wilson pledged £10 + an estimated £2.50 in Gift Aid

16th March 2018 at 11:03am

Jule Wilson has also backed 1 other project

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Laura Barrett pledged £10 + an estimated £2.50 in Gift Aid

14th March 2018 at 7:40pm

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William Rutter pledged £20 + an estimated £5.00 in Gift Aid

11th March 2018 at 8:11am

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Beverley Naidoo pledged £20 + an estimated £5.00 in Gift Aid

10th March 2018 at 7:07pm

Beverley Naidoo has also backed 7 other projects

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Robert Lawrance pledged £100 + an estimated £25.00 in Gift Aid

8th March 2018 at 1:10pm

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Julia Morrison pledged £30 + an estimated £7.50 in Gift Aid

7th March 2018 at 2:16pm

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Anonymous pledged £25 + an estimated £6.25 in Gift Aid

7th March 2018 at 2:09pm

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Anthony Browne pledged £20 + an estimated £5.00 in Gift Aid

7th March 2018 at 10:27am

Anthony Browne has also backed 1 other project

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Tony Mitton pledged £25 + an estimated £6.25 in Gift Aid

6th March 2018 at 4:19pm

Tony Mitton has also backed 1 other project

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Walter Rutter pledged £20 + an estimated £5.00 in Gift Aid

6th March 2018 at 10:15am

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Nick kemp pledged £35 + an estimated £8.75 in Gift Aid

5th March 2018 at 12:09pm

Nick kemp has also backed 1 other project

Rewards

This project offers rewards in return for your donation.

£10 or more

Thank you - you've made a difference!

That warm fuzzy feeling you get when you know you're helping children like Jessica and Luca!

£25 or more

A Seven Stories surprise

A thank you on social media and we will also pop your name into our prize draw with a chance to win a day ticket to Seven Stories and some exciting goodies!

£35 or more

8 of 50 claimed

A roaring thank you!

We will share a special personalised thank you from our life-sized Tiger Who Came to Tea on social media and send you a copy of Drawn From the Archive, a beautiful book of illustration from the Seven Stories Collection featuring Judith Kerr, Shirley Hughes and many more.

£55 or more

3 of 10 claimed

Own a special copy of ‘Shark in the Park’

We are delighted that award-winning author and illustrator Nick Sharratt is championing our campaign! For £55 pledge we will send you a signed copy of one of his ‘Shark in the Park’ books.

£150 or more

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A day out to remember…

Visit Seven Stories with your family and receive a behind the scenes tour of our lively Visitor Centre. Pop into our café and receive tea and cake on us and we will even throw in a unique story telling experience from one of our Story Catchers!

£250 or more

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Private tour of our archive…

For £250 pledge you will receive a private tour of our archive with our Collections Director. This is your chance to see rare treasures from our collection including material from famous authors and illustrators including Enid Blyton, Philip Pullman and Judith Kerr.

£500 or more

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Limited edition signed print or original sketch

For a £500 pledge you could receive one of the following limited edition signed prints or original signed sketches: Limited edition signed print by Nick Sharratt “War Game” - original sketch by Michael Foreman “Angelina Ballerina” - original sketch by Helen Craig You will also have an opportunity to see our work in action – come and join us at one of our creative sessions and see first-hand the difference your donation has made.

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