England football star Jack Wilshere has become the latest celebrity to back our Give to GOSH appeal after visiting patients in the hospital. During his visit, Wilshere went head-to-head in a game of finger football with a patient and explained why he's endorsing our appeal.
Heather Campbell is the Internal Communications Assistant at ASK Italian, who have pledged to raise £1 million over three years for the hospital's new surgery centre. Last September the business took on their most ambitious project to date - the ASK Italian Grand Tour! Over the course of 22 days, and covering a total distance of 6,000 miles, ASK Italian teams cycled, walked and drove to every restaurant in the UK, raising money as they went.
Our partnership with ASK Italian restaurants began in 2008 when they chose to support the charity’s Kiss it Better appeal by donating £1 for every kids menu sold during the campaign, and by asking customers to add a kiss £1 onto their bill.
Evgeny Lebedev, owner of The Independent and the London Evening Standard, was humbled when he witnessed a child's heart surgery at Great Ormond Street Hospital (GOSH). Here, he writes about this inspiring experience.
The first children to receive a genetic diagnosis through the 100,000 Genomes Project have been given their results at Great Ormond Street Hospital (GOSH), part of the North Thames Genomic Medical Centre (NTGMC).
He is known all over the world as the author of Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, Matilda, The BFG and The Twits, but few of his fans will know that Roald Dahl also helped revolutionise the treatment of children suffering from hydrocephalus.
With just one week to go until Great Ormond Street Hospital Children’s Charity‘s Bake it Better Week (19 – 25 October) Gordon and Tana Ramsay urge the nation’s cooks to get baking to support the hospital.
Great Ormond Street Hospital Children’s Charity provides funds for the hospital to replace or gain additional medical equipment. This enables the clinical and research teams at Great Ormond Street Hospital (GOSH) to take advantage of advances in medical science and technology to deliver better care to children.