About George
Action Asthma Sport
Fun Days
Sky Dive
10th Anniversary
Asthma Facts
How We Help
How You Can Help
Team & Friends
Our Patron
News As It Happened
Press Bits




Make a donation using Virgin Money Giving

Events: Action Asthma Sport

This ground-breaking project kicked off in February 2004 when our mascot: the George-o-saurus, our asthma nurse, trustees and volunteers from the Fund visited a number of local Infant and Junior Schools to hold an asthma assembly.

These assemblies were fun, informative and the George-o-saurus enjoyed them immensely. At the assemblies we also launched the art competition and all the children were asked to draw a picture of the George-o-saurus, participating in a sport or activity.

The school that won the art competition received a further visit from the George-o-saurus at their annual Sports Day. The project was kindly sponsored by the Network Children's Fund.

With this project we achieved:

  • The promotion of social inclusion for children with asthma amongst their peers
  • The education of children on the importance of exercise
  • The provision of information about Asthma for schools
  • The provision of information regarding Asthma for parents

Here are some photos from one of the assemblies followed by some of the fantastic pictures drawn by the children; including the two final winners. Their pictures were made into badges!






The Winners




Welcome | About George | Events | Asthma Facts | How We Help | How You Can Help | Team & Friends | Our Patron | Latest News | Playground | Contact | Press Bits

Website Content © Copyright: The George Coller Memorial Fund 2000 - 2014

The George Coller Memorial Fund is a registered UK Charity. Registration Number: 1079269