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fantastic turn out for the humber bridge walk this morning here are a few and others joined after thank you all for your support

A massive shout out to the crows nest pub, long hill.
They kindly hosted a chocolate raffle to raise funds for our charity.
Well done to Lawrence hunt who had the winning ticket !!!!
Thank you to the crows nest and all it’s customers for supporting our small charity

here are the lifestyle group Jackson 5
All age 10 from Thorngumbald primary school. A total of 33 bags collected from friends and family


Here at MAKE IT SHINE we would like to say a massive thank you and well done to both Helen McCreath and Andrew Boyes who completed the Yorkshire Ultra Challenge and raised an amazing £500 for our charity in the process, so we would like to thank everyone who contributed to the funds raised

The Ultra Challenge!!

One of our ambassadors, Helen McCreath and friend Andrew Boyes are taking on the Yorkshire Ultra Challenge which is a 50km trek which they hope to complete within 12 hours!

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The Yorkshire Challenge takes  place in the beautiful Nidderdale area, on the south east edge of the Yorkshire Dales.


A scenic & tough Challenge.


Nidderdale > Nidderdale

  • Saturday 17  July 2021

  • Start – Nidderdale Showground, Pateley Bridge

  • 50 km & 930 m climb 

  • Finish – Nidderdale Showground, Pateley Bridge

You can support them by sponsoring them via our Just Giving Page. Remember all money raised helps supports us and the work we do for SEN children and young adults.


Thank you to everyone who has contributed and been involved with all the Latest News of 2020. All of your contributions and efforts are greatly appreciated by everyone on the Make It Shine committee! 


We are very excited to announce that two new patrons are joining our Charity. We cannot thank these two enough for joining us in providing vital support in pursuit of providing a safe environment for our SEN children to learn, play and interact with others, as well as a great networking opportunity for parents and guardians. 

Our new Patrons are Phil Burton at Maple Garage, Sproatley and Caroline Basham at Farmyard Friends Nursery, Mappleton and Keith and Lynda Twigg ex president of the rotary club and bhis wife To find more about these two incredible people go to our 'About Page'

Keith and Lynda Twigg

Caroline Basham - Farmyard Friends, Mappleton                                                      Phil Burton Maple Garage Sproatley

As we are all aware 2020 has been a very difficult year for everyone with COVID-19 and unfortunately it has hit our charity hard. All our planned events have been cancelled so the fundraising being carried out has mainly been through social media! Please have a look below through the updated news so far throughout this year, where fantastic prizes have been won to help with much needed funding for the charity. 

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Fantastic news! Make It Shine SEN Project is now on Amazon Smile chosen as one of charities to raise funds towards.

Everyone please get involved where you can, as every little contribution is greatly appreciated! 

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A huge congratulations to this lucky winner on a raffle for one of the Make It Shine Easter hampers. Thank you to everyone involved in helping raise £100 whilst raffling this brilliant prize. 



Congratulations to another winner on the Easter raffle to win a brilliant prize of a hamper! Thank you for your contributions, and thank you to everyone for participating in buying tickets! 

Another thank you to Maple Garage, East Yorkshire for your brilliant support and helping us to raise £110.00!

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Fundraiser at Kings Head - Hedon

Our first outdoor fundraising event in 2020. Thank you Kings Head for your support to the charity!!


We've had three clothes drives in 2020 and it has help raise over £2000!! Thank you everyone who has donated clothes, shoes, bedding etc

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