Paul Popham Fund appeals for volunteer befrienders

The Paul Popham Fund, Renal Support Wales, is urging anyone who has been a kidney patient or a carer for a kidney patient to consider joining the charity’s befriender scheme.

The Paul Popham Fund aims to improve the lives of kidney patients in Wales, and a key part of … Continue reading

Support from School Boy Through Genius Hour Project

Nine year old, Liam Harris, from Ysgol Tirdeunaw, has been taking part in a ‘Genius Hour’ project at his school over the last nine weeks.

He chose to make lemonade for his project and has been trailing different varieties over the last two months to get the most popular flavour.  … Continue reading

Christmas Party For Kidney Patients in Merthyr

The Paul Popham Fund were delighted to fully fund a Christmas party for kidney patients and family members from the Merthyr dialysis unit support group.

Over 50 patients, family members and staff attended the party on Sunday 24th November in Merthyr football club.

They were treated to a three course Christmas … Continue reading

Christmas Card Competition Winners

We are delighted to announce the winners of our 2019 Christmas Card competition.  We were overwhelmed by the number of entries we have received which is reflected in the number of winning cards this year.

The cards will all be printed by Spring Design for use by the entrants and … Continue reading

Paul Popham Running Club Hits the Vegas Strip

18 members of the Paul Popham Running Club took part in the las Vegas rock ‘n’ roller marathon, half marathon, 10k and 5k event last weekend..

Founder of the Running Club, Joanne Popham, always had the ambition to run the New York Marathon to celebrate her 50th birthday. Unfortunately, it … Continue reading

WJEC Enterprise Challenge

The Paul Popham Fund has been approved by the WJEC Enterprise Community Challenge at Key Stage 4 of the Welsh Baccalaureate.

The aim of the Community Challenge is to develop learners’ skills, whilst encouraging learners to identify, develop and participate in opportunities that will benefit the community. During the Community … Continue reading