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Rising to the Tower Climb challenge

One-year-old George has been treated at Great Ormond Street Hospital (GOSH) for a condition called multicystic dysplastic kidney (MCDK) almost since he was born. 

Here, his dad, Nick, tells us why he’s decided to climb the 828 steps of the Walkie Talkie building this 2 March, to raise money for GOSH. 

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Meet Ben: Concert Violinist and Challenge Event extraordinaire

This year, Ben Knowles, a talented musician from Kent, set himself the challenge of a lifetime: to raise money for his student being treated for cystic fibrosis (CF) at Great Ormond Street Hospital (GOSH). A “fairly sedentary creature” up until last year, Ben completed a grand total of 10 endurance fundraising events April–September 2018, including a two-mile swim in the Serpentine!

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F1™ Party: drivers and celebrities raise over half a million for Great Ormond Street Hospital Children’s Charity

On Tuesday 4 July, the F1™ Party, sponsored by BGC Partners with support from Pirelli, celebrated the official launch of the 2012 FORMULA 1 SANTANDER BRITISH GRAND PRIX raising £540,000 in vital funds for a new surgery centre at Great Ormond Street Hospital.

Why the giraffe has a long neck

Twelve-year-old Ezara-Mai comes to Great Ormond Street Hospital (GOSH) for treatment for juvenile dermatomyositis, a rare condition that affects her muscles and skin. She is also an ambassador for Great Ormond Street Hospital Children’s Charity, helping to increase awareness of GOSH and the charity and fundraising to help other patients like her.

Royal Bank of Canada staff raise £2 million for Great Ormond Street Hospital Children's Charity

Representatives from Royal Bank of Canada including Dave Thomas, Chief Executive, RBC Capital Markets, mascot Leo the Lion, and the bank’s top fundraisers visited patients on Koala Ward, to celebrate raising £2 million for the hospital. The Canadian firm has supported the hospital since 2010 through their title sponsorship of the RBC Race for the Kids, the charity’s annual 5k fun run. 

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