Scoo-B-Doo Registered Charity
Scoo-B-Doo was established in 1982 by a small group of grateful parents, doctors and nurses. Today, the registered charity is still run entirely by volunteers and supports the Neonatal Unit at Gloucestershire Royal Hospital in caring for sick and premature babies from Gloucestershire and beyond.
From day one, the charity has been actively fundraising to provide equipment and essential items. Over 80% of the equipment used on the ward every day has been funded by Scoo-B-Doo, helping to ensure the babies are given the best possible care. 100% of every donation goes to help the wards tiny patients and their families.
The NHS does it’s part too of course, providing us with a building and paying for all of the dedicated medical staff as well as the life-saving drugs used on the ward. But with the NHS under constant financial pressure, the money Scoo-B-Doo raises is vital in supporting the service and that is critical to the survival of these vulnerable patients.
At the start of 2018, Shannon's cousin Freya spent around three months receiving care from the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit at the hospital. Wanting to help support the unit, Shannon recently completed a Tough Mudder raising a fantastic £570 for Scoo-B-Doo! Shannon...read more
This years HOPE/Scoo-B-Doo Christmas family event will be at Kingsway Community Centre on Saturday, December 1st, 3-5pm. Event details have yet to be finalised but serious planning is underway so hold the date! Watch this space, more details to follow.read more
Randall & Payne Chartered Accountants, in Cheltenham, were first formed in Stroud by John Randall and George Payne in 1879. For 139 years, they’ve been providing business advice and accounting services to clients across the county. Every 2 years the firm’s staff are...read more
On Saturday 25th August 3-5pm, The Harvester at St Oswalds in Gloucester are hosting a (static) charity bike ride to raise funds for Scoo-B-Doo. The event is part of a weekend of activities to mark The Harvester’s 35th birthday. The cycling challenge will involve...read more
Chartered Accountants and business advisers Hazlewoods have announced that their staff have raised a total of £17,100 for Scoo-B-Doo, their charity of the year for 2017/18. Their employees participated in a variety of fundraising events to help raise money for the...read more
Visit a Scoo-B-Doo event
Scoo-B-Doo events are typically run by grateful parents and kind-hearted people who just want to help. Discover the upcoming events that need your support.
How you can help
If you want to get more hands-on with supporting Scoo-B-Doo, there’s a huge variety of fun ways to bring to people together and raise much-needed donations.