Warning: Missing argument 2 for wpdb::prepare(), called in /home/jamjararmy/jamjararmy.com/wp-content/themes/eptonic/functions/sidebars.php on line 83 and defined in /home/jamjararmy/jamjararmy.com/wp-includes/wp-db.php on line 1147
Blog - Jam Jar Army


They’ve done it – Again.

Tooting of horns, ticker tape and big whoop whoop noises. The Jam Jar Army can proudly announce another £10k (in fact £10,382.89) in the pot for a local good cause. This time the money has been raised in aid of Alnwick Playhouse Youth Theatre. Credit goes to Judy Tribe of the Youth Theatre who has […]

We’re all jammy now

So the Jam Jar Army has raised most of its cash in North Northumberland, but the thing about jam is it spreads… Thought we might have a quick update. *Derwentside Mind has so far raised £243.10 courtesy of its Jam Jar Army fundraising among users of the service in the Consett and Stanley area. *Sainsbury’s […]

This is the Sound of Jam

It’s all go go go with the Jam Jar Army Mark 2 – that is to say the Jam Jar appeal in aid of the Alnwick Playhouse Youth Theatre. Spearheaded by the magnificent Judy Tribe so far the army has raised more than £2,500 which is amaaaaaaaaaaaazing. (Round of applause for Judy and the kids.) […]

Spread the good news

I am a little late with this, just a little. What’s a couple of months between friends after all. But I can proudly announce just before Christmas, we hit our first target and raised £12,868 for Hospice Care, North Northumberland. A bit more than that actually because I did a final mop-up of stray jars […]

Penny Jam

I reckon we are around the £7.5k mark which is astonishing. We’ve extended the campaign past  September into Christmas –  that way we all get to feel warm and glittery when we hit the target. And we are hitting the target. Oh yes. We have also been joined by another friend – the Sainsbury’s store […]