Nailsea businesswoman raises money for the NHS by selling Gnorbits
- Credit: Tracey Lewis
A Nailsea-based businesswoman has raised more than £1,200 for the NHS by hand-making Gnorbits.
Founder of Rose and Green, Tracey Lewis began the fundraising after spotting rainbow flags around North Somerset, supporting the NHS.
Tracey said: “I loved the rainbows and was struck by all the amazing efforts by doctors, nurses and carers putting themselves at risk during lockdown. It was then that I ordered rainbow fabrics.
“Then I thought, if I’m going to make these, I need to thank the NHS by donating the profits to NHS Charities. It was the least I could do. I have been blown away by the response.”
“It was the least I could do and I felt I was doing something to bring a smile, hope and comfort to people whilst raising some money for the NHS workers too.”
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Rose and Green have produced more than 300 Gnorbits, raising a total of £1,270 for the NHS.
Tracey added: “Each sale of the rainbow Gnorbit includes a printed copy of the poem inside an envelope with hand drawn rainbow and hand written note.”
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The company will continue to donate profits from the NHS Gnorbits to the worthy cause.
To order one of Tracey’s Gnorbits, log on to www.roseandgreen.co.uk