There is an incredible list of organisations that helped Raise support West Hertfordshire Hospital NHS Trust as they dealt with the worst period of the COVID-19 emergency. We are very grateful indeed to them all. They are here in random order, except our logistics partner and next-door neighbour Watford FC who stored, handled and distributed all the donated goods. Click on the logos to visit to the various sites. If your organisation should be here but is missing please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Watford FC were amazing, providing logistics support, staff facilities and communications services; they are the best neighbour we could have hoped for in these times of need. From servings tens of thousands of free meals to washing thousands of scrubs in the club laundry facility, the club became an honorary part of the NHS as far as we were concerned!
The Marlowes shopping centre in Hemel Hempstead donated 5 Amazon Fire tablets for use on the wards
Goods for Good have donated many staff welfare items
Rapport Home, based in Luton, kindly donated 250 brand new pillowcases for use as wash bags for front-line staff scrubs.
The Oshwal Association of the UK donated and delivered bottled water to Watford General Hospital
Flame Wood Fired Pizzas kindly brought pizzas to hungry NHS staff at the end of several shifts. Wonderful!
Premier Foods, based in St Albans, have donated pallets of snacks
Sewa Day are providing staples to patients as they are discharged
Watford Portuguese Association kindly donated £1,000 to our cash appeal; thank you so much!
Jasper’s Catering in Watford have donated grocery boxes to staff at their homes
Longdean School in Hemel Hempstead donated food, drink and protective goggles
AG Barr have donated thousands of soft drinks to WHHT staff, including plenty of IRN-BRU to keep strength up!
The Masonic Lodge of Light and Honour, Hertfordshire made a cash donation to the appeal for which we are very grateful
Innocent sent us lots of yummy smoothies … mmmm
Pizza Gogo delivered fresh hot food to Watford General Hospital, lovely!
Athletics wear company Under Armour have donated a massive amount of clothing to hard pressed staff across the three hospitals of West Hertfordshire
British Airlines donated numerous items including 7,000 lip balms, drinks and other in-flight goods
The team at Borras Construction, based in St Albans, delivered sweet goodies as treats for the NHS staff at all three hospitals
Costco, based in Watford, donated UHT milk, toiletries, snacks and drinks
The Wilko store in Watford donated biscuits, toiletries, snacks and drinks
TK Maxx donated 180 bags of drinks, sweets, treats and snacks
Twinings has donated – yes you’ve guessed it! – a whole load of tea for staff on the wards. Essential!
MP for Watford and artist, Dean Russell, donated a beautiful painting of Captain Tom which was auctioned to raise funds
Staff at the DPD Radlett depot contributed boxes of groceries which were used in staff welfare boxes
Costa Coffee have donated … well can you guess?
Beauty Banks have donated a “vanload” of personal care items for NHS staff across the three hospitals
Bamboo distribution donated 100 iPhones to allow COVID-19 patients to keep in touch with families whilst in isolation
L’Artista restaurant in Watford donated and delivered fresh food to the teams at Watford General Hospital … mmmm
Vitabiotics have donated Vitamin D supplements for hard pressed ward staff who don’t see much sun
Meals for the NHS have supplied hundreds of hot meals to our our hungry staff twice a week
EASE are providing fit testing for respirators (and also donated 600 choc eggs at Easter!)
The Happy Puzzle Company donated and delivered a thousand games for children and adults to Watford General Hospital
The NHS coffee appeal donated a coffee machine to Hemel Hempstead Hospital
Morrisons (Watford) donated hundreds of Easter Eggs for staff and patients
The International Association for Human Values donated 2,400 bottles of much-needed water to Watford General Hospital
KindheART charity have given £5,500 for care items, PPE and iPad covers
Hemel Smile Studios (Dental Practice) donated a load of Pot Noodles … perfect fast snacks
Fashion giant Ralph Lauren have donated a huge amount of clothing to staff across the three hospitals
Heathcote & Ivory kindly donated big boxes of toiletries for use by #NHS staff
Britvic has kindly supplied large quantities of soft drink for staff, which has proved invaluable
Comp365 are donating a share of profits during the emergency to our cash appeal
John Lewis donated 10 iPads for use on the wards
The Grove, Watford, kindly donated a supply of food and moisturisers for staff welfare packs
Elstree artist Mike Dawson donated a beautiful painting of Captain Tom which was auctioned to raise funds
Distinctive Makers, curtain and blind makers based in Watford, donated a huge 370 meters of fabric for the manufacturing of medical scrubs
The American Food Store, based in Kensington, donated sweets, candies and mints
Glenmark Pharmaceuticals donated 12 much-welcome weekly deliveries of snacks and drinks to staff at Watford General Hospital.
Yakult have donated hundreds of bottles of their fermented milk drink
Watford Fields Residents Association have donated muffins and more to #NHS staff
Dips Foods, a specialist vegetarian caterer based in Stanmore, donated several deliveries of fresh hot food to staff at Watford General Hospital
Burton’s have given our hospitals, and indeed others across the NHS, thousands of biscuits
Every contribution is highly valued by Raise and the list on this site is ordered at random each time this page is loaded.
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