News Archive

13-Oct-2020

Coming Very Soon

The Dream Factory Team and it’s volunteers have been secretly working on a project which we know you are all going to love.

Only 3 more sleeps and then we can tell you too, we are so excited.

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25-Jun-2020

Watch This Space!

A host of celebrities including, Harry Redknapp, Ray Winstone, Judge Robert Rinder, Vicky Michelle MBE, Colin McMillan BEM and Ronnie O’Sullivan OBE are just a few of the very famous names who have donated something special for you to download very soon, which will raise much needed funds for The Dream Factory.

With help from you we  make more dreams come true !

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16-Sep-2020

Dave’s Charity Body Wax

Local guy Dave is braving the wax this Saturday  – read Dave’s amazing story 💜

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5-Aug-2020

Ilford Recorder: help The Dream Factory get to its 500th dream

“We had a budget of spending at least £7,500 a month. But now with hardly any funds coming in we need to get every dream sponsored or we just can’t carry on.

“At the moment we are just treading water. We have had all our big fundraisers postponed, including two major golf days and a high-profile garden party that we were having in June.”

Read the full article at Ilford Recorder.

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9-Aug-2020

Our Volunteer Heroes Sally and Dave

Meet Our amazing heroes of the week Sally & Dave 💜

I first met Avril five or six years ago when I was planning to retire and “take a step back”.  I was going to volunteer my help in the office but very quickly found there was a part time job vacancy I couldn’t resist which filled my shoes perfectly and I was soon working as Office Manager alongside Avril and the team.

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7-Aug-2020

£800 Raised for Maisie’s Dream !

We would like to thank Wendy Hill and all her friends for raising a massive £800.00 in memory of beautiful Maisie who was granted a dream by The Dream Factory earlier this year.

Thank you to you  all  for your kindness and generosity during these very difficult times.

Its thanks to you, we can make more dreams come true !

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5-Aug-2020

Ilford Recorder: teens run 5k to help The Dream Factory

“Avril told the Recorder that although times are ‘challenging’, she and her team are working hard to grant as many dreams as possible.

“Jacob has overcome every adversity to become the special little boy he is, a Disney-loving child who brings endless joy to his family.”

Read the full article at Ilford Recorder.

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27-Jul-2020

A message from our founder

July update from our founder and trustee  Avril Mills  BEM

Hello everyone,  I would like to update you on our situation at The Dream Factory, since the Covid lockdown .  Life with The Dream Factory  has had to change, so that we conform with the government guidelines.

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