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Dan Rees Goes the Extra Mile for 2wish: Four Half Marathons in 2024.

2wish has been an integral part of family life for Dan Rees. Since the tragic events that led to the charity’s inception, Dan and his family have been proud supporters of 2wish through various events and fundraisers over the years. Every single member of his family has fundraised for 2wish at some point in the […]

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Sands Awareness Week – Finding the Words

Finding the Words The Stillbirth and Neonatal Death Charity (Sands) is a national charity in the United Kingdom that supports anyone affected by the death of a baby. This year’s Sands awareness week is from the 17th – 23rd July and the theme is ‘finding the words.’ The aim of Sands awareness week is to […]

Mourning Men – Doing It Your Way

The grief of losing a child or young person suddenly and unexpectedly is something that most of the population will never have to experience. However, when you find yourself in this devastating situation, it is important to note that grief is a complex and deeply personal emotion that can manifest in a multitude of ways. […]

Morriston Hospital Bereavement Rooms

On 23rd May, we officially opened two new bereavement rooms at Morriston Hospital, Swansea, located at the general intensive therapy and cardiac intensive therapy units. Bereavement rooms like these have been an integral part of 2wish’s service  since our inception in 2012. And whilst no facilities can lessen the grief and anguish bereaved families may […]

In It Together Festival

2wish & In It Together Festival

We are honoured to be named In It Together festival’s official charity partner for the second year in a row! Our continued relationship has been going from strength to strength, and we can’t thank them enough for all the fantastic work they have done and continue to do to raise vital funds and awareness for […]


Vilomay 2024

Vilomah(vee-lo-mah)   Origin: Sanskrit Meaning: Against the natural order of things. Often used to describe a parent who has lost a child. Vilomah is a Sanskrit word that means ‘against the natural order.’ It took years of pondering, research, and discovery for the word vilomah to come into the forefront. It’s used to describe a […]

2wish Reveals Business Ambassador Programme

It’s no secret that within the charity sector, organisations are heavily reliant on the support and generosity of donors and fundraisers as a primary source of funding their services. And 2wish is no different. In an ever-changing sector, we are constantly looking for new ways to adapt and grow ensuring that we can continue to […]

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Gym Gym – Bereaved Footballers Unite

We were honoured to welcome players from the Gym Gym Football Team to 2wish HQ recently, for a cheque presentation for the sum of £3147! Gym Gym is the Welsh-speaking society at Cardiff University, which currently competes in the IMG league. After the sudden passing of one of their players Josh Lloyd Roberts, the players were […]

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Kent Birch – Boxing for Rhys

For keen boxer, Kent Birch, the decision to support 2wish was clear from the outset, after the death of his best friend, Rhys. Rhys’ family, received invaluable support from 2wish during their darkest times. Fundraising for 2wish was Kent’s way of giving back and honouring Rhys’ memory. We’re delighted that Kent shared with us how […]

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Run for 2wish

Running for a cause Running challenges are a great way to get fit, have fun, and support a good cause. For those looking for a way to improve their physical and mental health, and make a difference, running challenges can be a fantastic option. Here are 5 reasons to take on a running challenge on […]