Visitors to Specsavers in Cowley helped raise £385 for charity at a special Disney fundraising day, organised by the store
On Saturday 15 August, the team will be donned Mickey and Minnie Mouse ears as well as princess tiaras to raise money for ROSY – Respite nursing for Oxfordshire’s Sick Youngsters.
A face painter was on hand and customers also took part in a lucky dip and raffle and werer able to sample sweet treats from a cake sale, all in return for donations to ROSY.
‘ROSY is a local charity that does brilliant work to help support terminally or chronically ill Oxfordshire children and their families,’ said store director Jason Komodikis. ‘We’re so proud to have raised such a fantastic amount to support them.’
ROSY is an organisation that raises awareness of the need for respite nursing and funds to boost the extremely limited resources of Oxfordshire's Children's Respite Nursing Team. The team offers respite nursing to terminally, acutely, or chronically ill children and babies in their homes.