Plenty of ISA schools from across the United Kingdom raised funds for Macmillan Cancer Support by hosting Macmillan coffee mornings and through other charitable activities.
Red House School in Stockton-on-Tees, Durham, who are seen in the featured image of this article, held a bake off as part of their coffee morning and raised over £427:
Pupils were delighted with the fabulous selection of cakes on sale in aid of the Macmillan Cancer Support @macmillancoffee this break time. Thank you to all pupils who baked and donated cakes to raises funds for this fantastic charity. 🍰🧁 #redhouseschool #RHS pic.twitter.com/mQ80SEUHPY
— Red House School (@RedHouseSchool) September 24, 2021
Congratulations to all who entered the Red House Bake Off! The winners were, Harriet & Flynn. Runners up were, Louis, Grace, Sofia, Kayden, Charlie & Elliott. The cakes were sold in aid of raising funds for the Macmillan Cancer Support @macmillancoffee #redhouseschool #RHS pic.twitter.com/OF1iLUUvkg
— Red House School (@RedHouseSchool) September 24, 2021
— Red House School (@RedHouseSchool) September 30, 2021
Hydesville Tower School in Walsall raised over £100 after the catering team, parents and other members of the Hydesville community all came together to provide cakes that were sold:
Thank you to our catering team, our lovely parents and other members of the #Hydesvillefamily who helped us support #Macmillancoffeemorning today.
It was fantastic to get together to raise over £100 for this amazing charity!@Hydesville_chef @PaulCMarkham @macmillancoffee pic.twitter.com/3G2SC6Tki8
— Hydesville Tower School (@HydesvilleTower) September 24, 2021
Lady Lane Park Prep School in Bingley, West Yorkshire, contributed over £260 to the life-saving charity thanks to the efforts from pupils and their families:
WOW, we raised over £260 at our @macmillancoffee morning today. Thank you to all our parents and their families for your contributions of delicious cake and donations to this very important charity. @macmillancancer #macmilancoffeemorning @isaschools @Bingley_Hour @Bradford_TandA pic.twitter.com/J6DsBXYexL
— Lady Lane Park School & Nursery (@LadyLanePark) September 24, 2021
Alton School in Hampshire drummed up almost £600 after the PTFA (Parents, Teachers and Friends Association) organised a coffee morning which had all sorts of sweet treats on offer, look at those delicious cakes and cookies:
Thank you to our amazing PTFA for organising a successful Macmillan coffee morning! It was a hit with all of the pupils and we have raised nearly £600 so far 🎉 well done everyone#macmillancoffeemorning #macmillencancer #worldsbiggestcoffeemorning pic.twitter.com/eu5RIR7S05
— Alton School (@AltonSchool1938) September 25, 2021
St Joseph’s School in Nottingham showed that they’re a small school with a big heart as they raised over £196 thanks to the efforts from their school community:
#MacmillanCoffeeMorning #cancercare #amazing. The FINAL total for our cake sale is absolutely magnificent – we raised £196.46! #wow #smallschool #bigheart #hiddengem #Thankyou to everyone for your immense generosity. @macmillancancer ❤️☕️🧁❤️
— St Joseph’s School (@StJosephsNG1) September 28, 2021
Myddelton College in Denbighshire, Wales, raised a staggering total of £600 after their Macmillan Coffee Morning event that also featured a raffle. Everyone made sure to represent the green colours of the school and charity with their baking:
— Myddelton College (@MyddeltonColl) September 24, 2021
— Myddelton College (@MyddeltonColl) September 29, 2021
Ghyll Royd School in Ilkley, Yorkshire, had their School Council leaders and parents to thank for organising their coffee morning, which raised over £204. Look at those beautifully decorated cupcakes:
A big thank you to everyone who baked or donated to our @macmillancoffee Morning on Friday. So far we have raised £204.73, with more still to come!
Thank you to School Council leaders Freddie, Amelia, Mrs T, Mrs Beanlands & parents for helping make the morning a success! pic.twitter.com/3hJFPbiKHi
— Ghyll Royd School (@GhyllRoydSchool) September 28, 2021
Westonbirt School in Gloucestershire raised over £450 after Year 6 arranged a cake sale using treats baked by pupils from Years 3-6, look at the lovely creations from the children below:
Raising funds for Macmillan Cancer Support, Year 6 held a cake sale using cakes baked & brought in by pupils from across Years 3-6. With a grand total raised of £454, it was a great effort for a great cause, & we thank the Westonbirt Community for their support. @WishfordSchools pic.twitter.com/eP1GtYjlna
— Westonbirt School (@WestonbirtSch) September 28, 2021
Avon House Prep School in Woodford Green, Essex, had Mrs F to thank for the baking for their Macmillan Coffee Morning, which raised over £400:
We raised £400 for @macmillancancer last week at our Macmillan Coffee Morning. A BIG thank you goes to Mrs F for the work she put into her delicious cakes, to @ww_club for hosting and to our parents for their support as always. pic.twitter.com/RuiyBzuu1g
— Avon House School (@avon_house) September 28, 2021
St Bees School in Cumbria laid on a lovely set of cakes for their sale owing to the hard work of their cooking students. They didn’t stop there though as they also held a raffle as part of the brilliant ‘Splat the Teacher’ event that many of us would’ve wished for during our days at school. After five members of staff embraced the slap of a wet sponge in the name of charity, St Bees raised over £508:
👩🍳 Our Cooking students have been hard at work this evening, making as many cakes as possible for our #MacmillanCoffeeMorning at St Bees School tomorrow!
— St Bees School (@StBeesSchool) October 4, 2021
💚 A huge thank you to all our visitors who supported our #MacmillanCoffeeMorning at St Bees School today. We hope that you enjoyed the event and seeing St Bees bustling with life! pic.twitter.com/crZ0NBSEYM
— St Bees School (@StBeesSchool) October 5, 2021
Welcome to “Splat the Teacher” at St Bees School!
We raised money by selling raffle tickets to splat either Mrs Bettinson, Mrs Johnstone, Mrs Taylor, Miss Popescu or Mr Pinney and one student per teacher was chosen at random to undertake the splatting.
First up, Mrs Bettinson! pic.twitter.com/B4Jwb6wUxB
— St Bees School (@StBeesSchool) October 12, 2021
🧽 Following the ‘Splat the Teacher’ event yesterday, Year 9 have finalised the total raised by our Macmillan Coffee Morning at St Bees School.
— St Bees School (@StBeesSchool) October 13, 2021
Breaside Prep School in Bromley, Kent, raised a phenomenal amount of over £2,300 for Macmillan Cancer Support thanks to the generosity of the parents and staff in their community. A raffle was also held alongside the cake sale:
Our fund-raising event for Macmillan Cancer Support went so well last week and there was a wonderful atmosphere outside school as people enjoyed a coffee and a cake (or two!). Thanks to the very generous support of our parents and staff we raised a fantastic £2,304! pic.twitter.com/s7TZYvps7D
— Breaside Prep School (@BreasidePrep) October 15, 2021
We are supporting Macmillan Cancer Support today with a Coffee Fund Raising Event including cakes and a raffle! pic.twitter.com/67NvnAn3mz
— Breaside Prep School (@BreasidePrep) October 8, 2021
Moor Allerton Prep School in Manchester held a bake off for pupils and their families as part of coffee morning and contributed over £680 to the charity due to their fundraising efforts:
Our fabulous hard working PTA organised a coffee morning last week to raise vital funds for Macmillan Cancer Support. We also hosted a Bake Off competition for children/families and raised over £680. Thanks to everyone who contributed to this vital charity #MacmillanCoffeeMorning pic.twitter.com/7SNN0FpHrH
— Moor Allerton School (@MoorAllertonSch) September 28, 2021
Hollygirt School in Nottingham found a way to combine Macmillan Coffee Morning with the European Day of Languages in a bake off. What a creative way for the school to embrace culture and charity. Year 11s played a key part in the £438 raised with face painting as well:
We raised a fantastic £438 for Macmillan Cancer Support on Friday! Thanks to everyone who attended our cake sale, to all the students who put so much effort into our European Day of Languages Bake Off and to our Year 11 students for their fabulous flag face-painting. pic.twitter.com/rZOiO4XrKw
— Hollygirt School (@HollygirtSchool) September 28, 2021
Hulme Hall Grammar School in Stockport raised over £638 for the vital charity as they sold off some scrumptious looking cakes:
— Hulme Hall Grammar (@HulmeHallGS) October 1, 2021
Staff at Belmont School, Dorking, baked all sorts of cakes and were able to £277.50 for Macmillan with their sale:
We are pleased to announce that we raised £277.50 at our staff Macmillan Coffee Morning. Thank you to all our staff who baked delicious cakes for the occasion. 🧁 🍰 #BelmontHappiness @macmillancancer #nationalbakingweek #fundraiser pic.twitter.com/5mivUFjEqh
— Belmont School (@belmontdorking) October 14, 2021
It’s no surprise to see that Tranby School in Hull raised over £800 for charity when you look at the stunning cake and biscuits that were up for grabs as raffle prizes:
The Tranby Class Reps are looking forward to welcoming you to our @macmillancancer coffee morning tomorrow. Enjoy a coffee, chat and cake whilst raising money for @macmillancancer, along with the opportunity to win this amazing Tranby cake and biscuits in the raffle. pic.twitter.com/a1rr5RjWB3
— Tranby_PrePrep (@Tranby_PrePrep) September 23, 2021
Thank you to everyone who baked cakes and to those who donated and enjoyed eating them at our @macmillancancer #coffemorning. We are still calculating the total amount raised but so far we have raised over £800. Well done and thank you to all. pic.twitter.com/k6Ek4Tf50H
— Tranby_PrePrep (@Tranby_PrePrep) September 24, 2021
Adcote School for Girls, Shrewsbury, sold over 1000 raffle tickets as part of their Macmillan Coffee Morning fundraiser, which was organised by the team of Sixth Form prefects. Over £534 was raised as the entire Adcote community (prep school pupils, seniors, staff and parents) got involved:
Slice of Success! Our Sixth Form Prefect Team organised a scrumptious #MacMillanCoffeeMorning with a tremendous offering of raffle tickets and cakes, kindly donated and purchased by our fantastic students, parents and teachers. A big thank you to all who supported! 💚💚💚 pic.twitter.com/HRJjWZys5c
— Adcote School for Girls (@AdcoteSchool) September 24, 2021
Adcote’s Macmillan Coffee Morning was a monster slice of success with the fundraising total reaching a fantastic £534.91! Read more here: https://t.co/TxohN4GKU6#MacmillanCancerCare pic.twitter.com/2DGf4O1h1U
— Adcote School for Girls (@AdcoteSchool) September 29, 2021
Lingfield College in Surrey raised over £150 after selling cakes that were donated and also ones that were baked by the school community. That rainbow cake is arguably the most creative we’ve seen:
On Friday, @Lingfield_Sixth held their very popular annual bake sale to raise funds for Macmillan Cancer Support. They sold both donated and their own cakes and the event raised an excellent £150! 🍰🧁 We like the look of that chocolate cake 😋 pic.twitter.com/G4jeKD65EJ
— Lingfield College (@LingfieldColl) October 4, 2021
Bridgewater School in Manchester held their Macmillan cake sale as a breaktime treat event, which was organised by Year 13 and the school’s dedicated charity coordinators. It looked like sprinkles galore as there were donuts and brownies also on offer. We’re not surprised to see that the creations were snapped up and £565 was raised:
Thank you to everyone who supported our Breaktime Treats event for @macmillancancer. The fundraiser, wonderfully organised by our new Charity Coordinators and the whole Year 13 team, raised an amazing £565 which could helps a family affected by cancer enjoy precious time together pic.twitter.com/SHpVlt1H3g
— Bridgewater School (@BridgewaterScho) September 29, 2021
The Mulberry House School over in West Hampstead also hosted a coffee morning in aid of Macmillan Cancer Support, with stalls full of some amazingly designed cakes and cupcakes and also other sweet treats like cookies. With the whole school community behind the efforts, over £530 was raised for the charity.
Thank you to our whole school community for helping to make our @Macmillancoffee morning such a huge success whether that was through baking delicious cakes or buying from our cake stalls for such an incredible charity @macmillancancer!#MacmillanCoffeeMorning #charity #cakes pic.twitter.com/HTTA8uZo6l
— The Mulberry House School (@MulberryHseSch) September 24, 2021
For ISA schools that held fundraisers in aid of Macmillan who didn’t share their efforts online, send some details over to Jaikuran Randhawa at firstname.lastname@example.org to be included in this article.
Fundraising roundups will now be a regular feature on the news section of our website. The ISA team love to follow the charitable efforts from our Members’ schools to causes like Macmillan, their local communities and much more.