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Raymond's Barbers

Raymond’s Barbers: a cut above for James

The owner of a barber’s shop in Bradmore has taken a snip off his weekly wages to help fund an extra special Christmas present for a boy suffering from a rare chromosome disorder. Matt Wilson, aged 25, from Raymond’s Barbers, decided to donate all his wages from last Friday (November 30th), to help Wolverhampton wheelchair charity POWER PLEAS with their campaign for a new mobility trike for young James Padfield.

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Co-op

Milly and Luke Turn up to Say Thanks

Six year old Milly Pearce and teenager Luke Millington turned up at the massively refurbished Co-op superstore on Warstones Drive to say thank you to the Co-op for supporting the local charity POWER PLEAS that provided them with their mobility aids.

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Fun Run

Trikes for Toddlers

After his very successful 100 mile cycle ride in September 2017, Dave Padfield is going to venture out on what he has described as “possibly the stupidest idea that I have had yet” to support POWER PLEAS. He is taking part in the Sutton Fun Run on Sunday 3rd June 2018, valiantly attempting to push his six year old son James around the 8.5 mile course on the Trike that James received from POWER PLEAS.

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Wolves FC

The Second Rachael’s Day – Thank-you

A big thank you to all the fans who donated money at the Wolves v. Hull City game at the Molineux on Tuesday 3rd April. The collection raised the magnificent total of £2,500. Thank you to all concerned, especially Tettenhall Rotary Club and Wolves Community Trust.

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Wolves FC

The Second Rachael’s Day

The Second Rachael’s Day event takes place on Tuesday 3rd April before the home Wolves game against Hull City. Please look out for the bucket label and help us get a sports wheelchair for Luke.

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Co-op

Milly and Rhys turn up to say thanks – on their trikes!

Five year old Milly Pearce and four year old Rhys Clift turned up at the opening of the massively refurbished Co-op superstore on Warstones Drive, Penn to say thank-you to the Co-op for supporting the local Charity POWER PLEAS that provided them with their trikes. POWER PLEAS has been nominated as one of the local charities to receive funding from the Co-op Local Community Fund that receives 1% of all money that customers spend on own-branded goods from 12 November 2017 until 27 October 2018.

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Golden Wedding Anniversary

Golden Giving – Literally

Following their recent request for friends to donate to POWER PLEAS in lieu of presents on the occasion of their Golden Wedding Anniversary celebrations, Pat and Ken have raised the magnificent sum of £740 in donations. The charity is truly grateful and hope to mark the occasion when the next Trike is awarded to one of our recipients.

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Celebration

Pat and Ken are back again!

Pat and Ken Harris celebrate 50 years of married life this year. They asked for donations on their 70th birthdays to be given to POWER PLEAS, now as they celebrate their Golden Wedding they are asking friends to give to the Charity again.

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Cycling

Well done Dave!

Congratulations and extremely well done to Dave Padfield who last Sunday (24th September) successfully completed the prestigious Vélo Birmingham, a 100 mile cycle ride throughout Birmingham, Sandwell, Dudley, Worcestershire and Staffordshire, involving some 15,000 cyclists.

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Cycling

Dave pedals for POWER PLEAS

Power Pleas is delighted to announce that Dave Padfield will be taking part in the prestigious Vélo Birmingham, a 100 mile cycle ride throughout Birmingham, Sandwell, Dudley, Worcestershire and Staffordshire on roads that will be closed for the event to take place.

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