Football stadium marathon to raise funds for Beacon

Football stadium marathon to raise funds for Beacon

Two referees will attempt to run a marathon from Molineux Stadium to the Hawthorns on November 30th whilst passing non-league grounds in an aim to raise £500 for Beacon. The Whistle Foundation, a local charitable group, is marking the upcoming two-year anniversary of...
Charity Santa returns to Beacon

Charity Santa returns to Beacon

Beacon is inviting runners to suit up as Santa on Sunday 1 December at West Park, Wolverhampton, for the 2019 Beacon Santa Run, sponsored by Paycare, to help raise money for the blind. Runners will be given a free Santa outfit, which they can keep after the challenge...
Beacon holds annual Christmas fair

Beacon holds annual Christmas fair

Beacon is holding its annual Christmas craft fair on November 21, between 4pm – 8pm, at the charity’s HQ on Wolverhampton Road East, WV4 6AZ to help raise funds for the sight loss community.  The charity is encouraging local shoppers to visit the annual fair and...
Plaque honours mammoth fundraisers for blind

Plaque honours mammoth fundraisers for blind

A Room at Beacon Centre has been named in recognition of the continued support and fundraising by JW Hunt Cup since 1926. Over the last 93 years the JW Hunt Cup has raised over £360,000 to support the sight loss community thanks to its annual knock out football...
Local Law Firms Support Charity Will Week

Local Law Firms Support Charity Will Week

Two local law firms are planning to help local charity Beacon with their 2019 Make a Will Week to raise funds for the sight loss community. Beacon is working with Dunham McCarthy and Wilkes Partnership Solicitors to offer a will-making service in which all fees...

Visually Impaired Bowling Focuses on sight loss

The Beacon Blind Bowling team, took on a sighted team from the Prince’s Trust to help shine a light on National Eye Health Week. But the game was played with a twist, as players from the Trust wore simulation specs to mimic living with sight loss on Wednesday...