10 May 2021
Here we list services you might find useful. For example, we have several companies who will turn your children's artwork into Christmas cards, prints and gifts; places you can hire for soft play or swimming for your playgroup; interior designers specialising in babies' and childrens' rooms and even a lovely lady who will come and fit your flatpack furniture together so you can spend time with your children instead of doing diy.
Quick and Easy way to Fundraise
Easyfundraising is a great way to raise money for schools, playgroups and other good causes just by shopping online. You don't pay anything extra.
2. Make a purchase
From the easyfundraising website, click through to John Lewis to make your purchase. This tells John Lewis you came from easyfundraising. The price of the clothes is exactly the same.
3. Get a donation
After you buy your clothes, John Lewis will give you a cash reward that you can turn into a donation for your good cause. easyfundraising collect this and send it on to you at no extra cost.
All my own Work Ltd
5/7 Wellington St
We have been producing artwork fundraisers for preschools and toddler groups (among many other organisations) for 25 years. Using children's artwork we print mugs, tea towels, coasters, bags and many many more items for the organisation to sell to parents for a profit, which they keep.
School Christmas Cards
Contact: Mark Simpson
Tel: 01642 489000
£3.75 Per Pack, up to £100 Cash Back, free tree, free collection, free Delivery.
Usborne Books at Home and School
3 Rowan Drive
Contact: Jane Hudson
Host a Book Party you choose a free gift and get 10% in books free (subject to total orders reaching £100), plus should any guests book their own party you can order up to 3 books at half price.
If you are looking for work you can join Jane's team get a Starter Kit worth £100 for just £38 and earn 24% commission. Contact Jane for more info.
62 Humber Street Hilton
Silver handmade jewellery incorporating children's fingerprints. Sally is happy to come to toddler groups, school Christmas events, ladies evenings, etc to display and explain the process.
Chuckle Chimps Mobile Soft Play Party Hire
Tel: 07786 406032
Covers Nottingham, Derby, Mansfield and Chesterfield.
Tel: 01827 281240
From £60 for three hours.
Skyeland Soft Play Community
Tel: 07534 55 1363
Equipment is available for hire as individual items, as well as part of a package.
Soft Play Hire
52 Watermint Close
A soft play hire company that hires soft play for birthdays, weddings, corporate events etc.
Swimming Pool Hire
Butterton Moor House
Private swimming pool by the hour for mothers and toddlers/children or for groups of mothers/children to hire together - maximum 10 people at any one time. The pool complex includes private, heated changing and showering rooms together with baby change mats and hair drying facilities. Prices from £20 an hour. About 20 minutes outside Ashbourne.
Freehand Mural Artist
Tel: 07919 550814
Mural Artist specialist in childrens designs
Lady Flat Pack Assembly
"Are you new mum be and have brought nursery furniture and putting off building the new cot. Well give me a call on 07525813730 I run a flat pack assembly service and for new mums be I am offering a special rate of £10 hour to come your home build your nursery furniture for you. "
Call Vicci on 07971216994, E-mail email@example.com.
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