Sheffield students dance to raise £600 for Bluebell Wood Children’s Hospice

By Charlene Zheng

Sheffield students have laid on a night of dance and music, including English, Irish, Chinese, African, Indian performances to raise money for Bluebell Wood Children’s Hospice and made £586.82 donations during one night. The show also played host to international classical violinist and ghazal singer Kamalbir Singh Nandra.

P1000502

Emma Hunt, Rachel Leigh Smith and Stacy Morris are third year events management students in Sheffield Hallam University. These girls have been preparing the show for weeks as part of the course and it was a huge success.

P1000524

The show named Ki Himayat was in support of Bluebell Wood Children’s Hospice. It’s a culture charity event of music and dancing involving many different cultural backgrounds from the communities of Sheffield.

All the performers did it without gaining profits. Angela Bann and Christine King, two Bollywood dancers performed on that night said:

“It’s a good charity to support and we want to encourage these students to do something for charity.”

P1000590

P1000571

P1000577

P1000599

The three girls said although they’ve met some difficulties during the process, hopefully they managed to solve that and made the show.

They expressed their huge thanks after the show to everyone who performed on the night, as well as people who came to the event and donated money.

“How generous you all were for donating your time and talent to such a fantastic cause! You absolutely made the event what it was!”

P1000538

All the money raised from the event will go to Bluebell Wood Children’s Hospice to help disabled children.

P1000566

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s