The money raised means that Children in Need can continue to support disadvantaged children and young people across the UK, so that they can live safe, happy lives and have the chance to reach their potential.
In the summer term, we would also like to get KS3 students involved in a Readathon. This raises money for children who are in hospitals across the UK, and allows them to gain access to brand new books for their enjoyment.
The Guide Dogs charity provide mobility and freedom to blind and partially sighted people. They also campaign for the rights of people with visual impairment, educate the public about eye care and fund eye disease research.