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Free Goodies on Offer at Charity Fashion Show

Free Goodies on Offer at Charity Fashion Show

Posted: Fri, 20 Feb 2015

The event, at Debenhams in Highcross Leicester, takes place next Thursday (26) from 6.30pm in the store's ground-floor cafe.

Tickets cost just £5 and funds raised will be going to the Joe Humphries Memorial Trust, which campaigns for greater awareness... Read More »

Tags: Events

Chance to Win Two Tickets to Charity Dinner for just £5

Chance to Win Two Tickets to Charity Dinner for just £5

Posted: Fri, 20 Feb 2015

The dinner dance, held in aid of the Joe Humphries Memorial Trust, will take place on Saturday 25 April at Leicester's King Power Stadium.

The Joe Humphries Memorial Trust (JHMT) is a local charity that campaigns tirelessly for better understanding and... Read More »

Tags: Events

Island challenge at De Montfort University raises more than £1,000 for charity

Island challenge at De Montfort University raises more than £1,000 for charity

Posted: Tue, 17 Feb 2015

STUDENTS from De Montfort University have raised more than £1,000 for charity by being marooned on an island.

Ten couples undertook a series of challenges to support the Joe Humphries Memorial Trust and Macmillan Cancer Support.


he event was staged... Read More »

Tags: SADS, Events

Village Phone Box Gets New Lease of Life & Could Now Save Lives

Village Phone Box Gets New Lease of Life & Could Now Save Lives

Posted: Mon, 16 Feb 2015

A LIFE-SAVING community defibrillator has been installed in the village of Quorn.

The defibrillator – in a former public telephone box in Station Road – has been fitted thanks to the efforts of Quorn Parish Council, Charnwood Borough Council,... Read More »

Tags: CPR, SADS, Defibrillator

Students Plan Island Challenge in Honour of Joe

Students Plan Island Challenge in Honour of Joe

Posted: Wed, 11 Feb 2015

To mark RAG (Raise and Give) week, students from De Montfort's Demon Media society will be hosting 'Demon Island'.

Ten brave duos from 10 different university societies will be trapped on the island in De Montfort University's students' union from 9am... Read More »

Tags: Events, SADS

Harborough Pupils Learn How to Save Lives

Harborough Pupils Learn How to Save Lives

Posted: Thu, 05 Feb 2015

Hundreds of students at a Harborough school are being taught how to use a defibrillator and vital CPR skills in a rolling programme which will hopefully create a generation of young life-savers.

Pupils at Robert Smyth Academy are being trained as part... Read More »

Tags: SADS, CPR, Heartsafe

1 Week to go - A Celebration of British Comedy Songs

1 Week to go - A Celebration of British Comedy Songs

Posted: Sat, 31 Jan 2015

BBC Radio Leicester and the Charity group Applause bring together a number of well known Leicestershire public figures, local sporting celebrities and some of the best local choirs for a charity evening to celebrate the best of British Comedy songs from... Read More »

Tags: Events, Music

Lord Lieutenant's Young Artist of the Year (Joe Humphries Memorial Trust) Award

Lord Lieutenant's Young Artist of the Year (Joe Humphries Memorial Trust) Award

Posted: Mon, 19 Jan 2015

Do you know an inspiring young person?

There's still time to recognise and celebrate the artistic and creative talents of young people, 13 – 19 years old, from across Leicester-shire.

This year's Leicestershire Lord Lieutenant's Awards for young people... Read More »

Tags: SADS

SADS Fact of LIfe

SADS Fact of LIfe

Posted: Mon, 05 Jan 2015

It is a #SADS fact of life - 12 fit and healthy young people, 12 – 35 years old, die every week across the due to subtle heart diseases like Sudden Arrhythmic Death Syndrome.

There is much to be done by JHMT as the work goes on in 2015 to raise awareness... Read More »

Tags: SADS

‘Thank you’ for going the extra mile

‘Thank you’ for going the extra mile

Posted: Thu, 01 Jan 2015

As we enter 2015, JHMT would like to say a HUGE thank you to all our supporters and dedicated volunteers who, during the past year have played such a vital part in helping Joe's Trust raise further awareness of sudden, unexpected death in young people... Read More »

Tags: SADS, CPR

Students Showcase their Creative Media Skills

Students Showcase their Creative Media Skills

Posted: Mon, 22 Dec 2014

Students showcase their creative media skills to help JHMT raise awareness of sudden, unexpected death in young people (SADS)

A group of Lower 6th) STUDENTS from Robert Smyth Academy, Market Harbourgh, presented their media campaign ideas a small panel... Read More »

Tags: SADS

Club Charity JHMT Shares in European Matchday

Club Charity JHMT Shares in European Matchday

Posted: Thu, 11 Dec 2014

The Joe Humphries Memorial Trust and their patron Martin Johnson were among the special visitors to Leicester Tigers matchday on Sunday, 7th December 2014.

An official club charity for 2014/15, the Joe Humphries Memorial Trust promotes awareness of and... Read More »

Tags: News, SADS

It's that special time of year again...

It's that special time of year again...

Posted: Sun, 07 Dec 2014

Time to play your part and nominate an inspiring young person for the Lord Lieutenant's Awards 2015 for Young People

Yes, it's that very special time of the year again. This search is on to find this year's candidates for the prestigious Lord Lieutenant's... Read More »

Tags: Awards, Events

Festive fun marks unveiling of life-saving new defibrillator

Festive fun marks unveiling of life-saving new defibrillator

Posted: Sat, 06 Dec 2014

The defibrillator, which will be available for the local community to use in emergencies, will be unveiled by AFC Andrews, which plays at Aylestone Recreation Ground, on Saffron Lane.

The club has raised funds for a new defibrillator and a special secure... Read More »

Tags: Events, SADS, Joes Mini Heartstart, Defibrillator

Young Academy footballers join the premier league of lifesavers

Young Academy footballers join the premier league of lifesavers

Posted: Fri, 28 Nov 2014

Some of Leicester-shire's top academy footballers went back to the class room earlier today to learn key lifesaving skills as part of the the Joe's Mini Heartstart for Sports (JMHS4S) lifesaving course which was delivered by JHMT's Alan Harrison White.... Read More »

Tags: CPR, SADS, Joes Mini Heartstart

Annual Joe's (2nd) Photography Competition 2014 at De Lisle College

Annual Joe's (2nd) Photography Competition 2014 at De Lisle College

Posted: Wed, 26 Nov 2014

Joe's photography legacy brings out the best in students once again on the evidence of today's display (Friday 21st /11) at the school's annual JHMT & De Lisle Photography exhibition held earlier this afternoon.

The College Arts room was once again... Read More »

Tags: Photography, Events

Joe's Mini HeartStart 4 Sports

Joe's Mini HeartStart 4 Sports

Posted: Mon, 24 Nov 2014

...are you ready to save a life?

Joe's Mini Heartstart 4 Sports (JMHS4S) is a pioneering scheme, aimed at offering Junior sports club members including players, official and supporters the chance to learn key cardio-pulmonary resuscitation (CPR) and how... Read More »

Tags: Events, SADS, CPR

Oliver Gets Inspire Award to help him Pursue his Love of Film-Making

Oliver Gets Inspire Award to help him Pursue his Love of Film-Making

Posted: Fri, 14 Nov 2014

Oliver gets Inspire Award to help him pursue his love of film-making

AN inspirational young person who has battled life-threatening health conditions has been granted an award to help him with his film-making.

Fourteen-year-old Oliver Aston, from Newtown... Read More »

Tags: Inspire Awards

Young People Awarded for Outstanding Commitment to Joes Trust

Young People Awarded for Outstanding Commitment to Joes Trust

Posted: Fri, 07 Nov 2014

De lisle College recently held their annual presentation evening to celebrate and acknowlege the efforts of students who have consistently given their very best to the diverse range of curriculum activity including exam results, outstanding achievement... Read More »

Tags: Events, SADS

Joe’s friends hold Bond-themed evening and raise £500 for charity

Joe’s friends hold Bond-themed evening and raise £500 for charity

Posted: Wed, 05 Nov 2014

A JAMES BOND-themed evening and balloon launch organised by friends of a teenager who died suddenly have raised more than £500 for charity.

Friends of Rothley teenager Joe Humphries got together to hold the events in his memory, to raise money for... Read More »

Tags: Events, SADS

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