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At City Hospice we are delighted to have been chosen as the Charity of the Year by Ukulele Wolves.

Michael Mathews from the ukulele band explains why City Hospice has been chosen

Every year we choose a Charity of the Year and all of our players put their names in a hat. Whoever is pulled out choses the charity we’ll support for that year.

This year I am delighted that City Hospice has been chosen as we already have a good relationship with the hospice. Last year we entertained patients in the Day Centre. It was a great afternoon and it was lovely to see so many happy smiling faces. We created lots of noise and had lots of fun.

On a personal note I am so pleased that we are supporting City Hospice. I’ve had such wonderful care and support personally. My nurse Claire Jones is exceptional and everyone connected with the hospice has been absolutely fantastic during my illness. It’s really positive way to be able to give something back.

Michael explains how they’ll be raising money

We play occasional gigs for charity and entertain in the likes of care homes and other events. We also hold an annual event in St David’s Hall with ukulele bands from all over the country which is a great fundraiser.

Neil Davies, Community Fundraiser said

We’re so grateful to have been chosen as the Charity of the Year by Ukulele Wolves and look forward to building on our existing relationship with them throughout 2020.


City Hospice is proud to be the community palliative care provider for the City of Cardiff. Ensuring that the people in our communities, who we all care about can receive the highest standards of care when faced with a life limiting illness. If you would like to support City Hospice please contact us


How to Get Involved

There are plenty of great ways to get involved and help raise money for City Hospice. Any funds raised have a massive impact on our charity and we're so grateful to all those who give up their time for us.



Volunteering is for everyone and we're sure to have a role that will be of interest to you.

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Whether you bake a cake or run a half marathon, every pound you raise will help us ensure we can keep being there for patients and their families throughout Cardiff.

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Your donation can help us continue to care for patients with cancer and other life limiting illnesses, and their families, in Cardiff.

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