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Join Us For An Outpouring of Love!

Monday 5th July is the birthday of the NHS, and we’ll be celebrating the NHS Big Tea throughout that week! Join us in sharing a cuppa for a national outpouring of thanks for our healthcare heroes. The NHS Big Tea is about showing support for the people at the heart of the NHS and BCHC; the people who go above and beyond to care for us even in the darkest of times. 

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For many, the Big Tea will be an outpouring of celebration and thanks, and for others it will be a moment of reflection on the incredibly challenging year we’ve had. Whatever you’re feeling, take a moment to have a cuppa, check in with yourself, support our NHS heroes and help raise vital funds for BCHC Charity.

 Host a Big Tea Party!

By hosting your own tea party, you’ll be helping BCHC Charity continue to make a difference for the incredible members of Team BCHC. Whether you’re commanding the kettle with your family, your work mates, or a local group, hosting an NHS Big Tea party is a lovely way to bring your favourite people together, raise spirits and vital funds to support our NHS heroes. Just make sure you’ve got a good stock of biscuits!  If you choose to host your tea party in person, make sure you’re being COVID-safe and following any restrictions, and raise funds by taking small donations for drinks, snacks or games. For example, why not try some teabag wanging? A much less dangerous version of welly-wanging in which participants try to fling a tea bag into a cup; the prize being a free cuppa! If you’re hosting virtually, you could try hosting a quiz or other fun virtual game; contact the Charity Team for more ideas! You can set up a fundraising page via our Virgin Money Giving page; simply click ‘Fundraise’ and follow their instructions to create your page. 

Download our fundraising pack for more tips and tricks on hosting the pour-fect Big Tea party. 

Get in Touch

If you have any queries about charitable funds or would like more information about supporting the charity or fundraising, please contact:

Charity Team Email:
Tel: 0121 466 7314

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Get Involved: Corporates & Businesses

The NHS Big Tea is a great way to get your team together to take 5, check in with each other and raise funds for a great cause. You could even host a Big Tea Quiz in-person or virtually to bring your team together for a bit of fun! Download the fundraising pack for tips on hosting a tea party, or contact the Charity Team to get hold of our corporate quiz pack!

Get Involved: Schools & Nurseries

If you’re hosting a tea party at your school or nursery, why not download our activity pack for some fun for the kids?

Share Your Outpouring of Thanks

We’re really looking forward to seeing as many of you as possible on social media sharing a cuppa with us, so remember to use the hashtags #NHSBigTea & #BCHCCharity so we can see your wonderful mugs! Why not tag your NHS Champions, or share your story about why you're choosing to hold a Big Tea party for Team BCHC?