Metropolitan & City Police Orphans Fund

Formerly the metropolitan & City Police Orphanage

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My Donate

My Donate is an easy way to support the Metropolitan and City Police Orphans Fund.  

Donations are made online and can be regular or one off and if you are a UK Tax Payer then Gift Aid can be claimed making your donation worth even more at no extra cost to you  

You can also set up a fundraising page if you are doing an event and wish the Fund to benefit or if you know someone who is raising funds.

Thank you for your kind consideration

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Easy Fundraising

 Easy Fundraising is a simple way to raise money for the Metropolitan and City Police Orphans Fund at no extra cost to yourself.

All that is required is when you shop online you go through the Easyfundraising website or mobile phone App.  Most retailers are part of the scheme and when you make a purchase a % of the cost is donated to our charity.

Shopping is exactly the same with all offers and deals available as if you went direct to the retailers site.

So what have you got to lose try it today.

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Sponsorship - London Marathon

 Sarah Pegnall

 About
 

In 1945 my Grandfather a serving police officer died at the age of 39. He died of complications following routine surgery, he'd developed a Deep Vein Thrombosis and died from the resulting Pulmonary Embolism. He was survived by his wife and four boys, the youngest of who, was just eight weeks old. These four boys were assisted by the fund. It was often recounted the positive impact the fund had on their lives particularly the parties at Christmas they attended and they made their situation more bearable.

I never knew my grandfather, but was immensely proud of him being a police officer, and couldn't imaging how hard it was for my grandmother in that era, when help was hard to get. It was when my husband was diagnosed with a DVT that I was forced to think about what could have so easily become my reality.

Whilst sitting waiting for a diagnosis with my husband in the hospital, I looked up and there stood in front of me was a Met Police officer, it was then I vowed if I got a VMLM place this year, this was what I would raise for... just a small Thank you for those 70+ years ago, that kept a family together, and grateful recognition that our situation was easily resolved.

The stories

If you were an orphan or a relate who has benefited either directly or indirectly we would love to hear your story. We would like to publish stories highlighting the achievements of the Charity and its beneficiaries over the years.
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