Every Penny Counts

Every penny counts One of the many things that impressed me when I first become involved in The Pendsey Trust, was the fact that every penny reaches the charity as they are run by devoted volunteers who dedicate their precious time as they are passionate about the cause. Often, these volunteers do this around theirRead More

The Pendsey Trust are on TV!

Jo and her son, Oliver, appeared on a local TV news programme yesterday. Oliver, aged only 10, had the morning off school to travel to York for the filming and for an hour, he felt like a film star after having a quick tour of the production company’s studio and then been the main star ofRead More

80’s tribute party

  The Pendsey Trust has some amazing supporters, amongst them are an army of young people who make a huge difference to the lives of young people living with diabetes in the developing world. In this blog we want to tell you about Amy, an inspirational young lady who has not let type 1 stop her!Read More

Dilan visits his sponsor child

Dilan Shah has been sponsoring a child, Gaurav, through The Pendsey Trust for the last two years. As part of his fundraising, he took the brave step of climbing to Everest Base Camp! This November, he had the opportunity to visit our local partner in India, DREAM Trust, to meet Gaurav. The DREAM Trust isRead More

The gift of giving

“Think of gift giving not as a duty, but as a privilege” John D. Rockafeller At this time of year, there is a lot of focus upon giving gifts. It is often said that it is better to give than to receive as the giver often receives greater psychological benefits than the taker. Giving aRead More

Meet our team

The Pendsey Trust is proud that as a small charity, we have no overheads and are run entirely by volunteers who share a vision of a world in which everyone with type 1 diabetes has access to the medical facilities and education that they need. Recently, we have recruited some new trustees, all of whomRead More