22 Feb · EdenDoraTrust · No Comments

Our 8th Birthday!

The Eden Dora Trust for Children with Encephalitis turn 8 today!   We launched on the very first World Encephalitis Day, and we are so proud of all that we are accomplishing … and we couldn’t do any of it without you   The funds you raise with your bake sales, marathons, any-clothes days, collection …


20 Jul · EdenDoraTrust · No Comments

Our first Skydive!

We just held our first in-person event for over 18 months!   We are absolutely over the moon that last Saturday we held our very first Eden Dora Trust skydive event and wow what a fantastic day!   All of the incredible people that came to #JumpForEDT and supporters had a superb time, the atmosphere was fantastic  There …


14 May · EdenDoraTrust · No Comments

Launching the ‘ABI Return’ Booklet

We are incredibly excited to announce the launch of a brilliant new resource from the National ABI Education and Learning Syndicate (N-ABLES), which the Eden Dora Trust are proud to have helped fund.   The booklet is free-to-access and will help professionals involved in supporting children and young people with an Acquired Brain Injury to …


31 Mar · EdenDoraTrust · No Comments

Skydive Extravaganza!

Calling all our adventurous supporters to #Jump4EDT!   We are excited to be running our first ever group skydiving event to help us continue our vital support    Who would like to join us on the 17th July 2021 for a a group sky dive?  It is open to anyone in the UK, just click …


28 Nov · EdenDoraTrust · No Comments

New Ambassador: Emily Maitlis!

“I am proud to support the terrific work of The Eden Dora Trust – providing valuable help for children and families affected by Encephalitis…”   We are so excited to announce Emily Maitlis as our newest official ambassador! Emily is an incredible, inspiring woman, and we are overjoyed to welcome her to team EDT    …


11 Nov · EdenDoraTrust · No Comments

Co-op Local Charity!

We are over the moon to announce that we have been chosen as one of the charitable organisations to benefit from the Co-op Local Community Fund this year.   Please show us your support and help us to raise vital funds so we can continue supporting Children with Encephalitis and Brain Injuries – at no extra …


1 Nov · EdenDoraTrust · No Comments

‘The Ball That Should Have Been’

We depend on our Winter Ball for a huge amount of our yearly fundraising. It would have been this November, but COVID had other plans. Our ball is our biggest annual fundraising event, raising an incredible £40k last year – an amount we rely upon to survive.   One of our lovely supporters, Tanya, has …


10 Oct · EdenDoraTrust · No Comments

World Mental Health Day

On this year’s World Mental Health Day (and every day too!), it’s SO important to speak with your children about how they’re really feeling.   Anxiety, depression, lethargy, worry, loss of appetite, self-loathing – struggles with mental health can come in all different shapes and sizes, and sadly no one is exempt – including, and …


12 Dec · EdenDoraTrust · No Comments

The EDT Winter Ball 2019!

Wow! What a night, compered by the amazing, hilarious John Virgo we had a night of fun, laughter, singing, fundraising and dancing. Some incredible auction and raffle prizes were very generously donated, along with tremendous support all the way from printing, setting up, on the night help and the fabulous hotel staff…the list is endless. …


12 Aug · EdenDoraTrust · No Comments

Official Charity Partner of the World Seniors Snooker Championship!

We are over the moon to be announced as the World Seniors Snooker Official Charity Partner for their World Seniors championship on Thursday 15th – Sunday 18th August!   You can buy tickets for the event here: https://www.sheffieldtheatres.co.uk/events/snooker-seniors   Thank you so much for your incredible support, and good luck to everyone playing!