News & Events
5th Anniversary of the MHCECC
03 July 2013 is the fifth anniversary of the inauguration of the Miriam Hyman Children's Eye Care Centre! It's hard to believe that it's five years since the MHCECC opened its doors. Since then, there..
8th Anniversary of 7/7 2013
On Sunday 07 July 2013 we will be keeping our tradition of meeting at Golders Hill Park, which Mim knew and loved. 1pm to around 6pm The cafe near the top gate Golders Hill Park, North End Way, G..
Amy White's Oxford Half Marathon
Amy White is running her first half-marathon in Oxford for the MHMT! Click HERE to sponsor Amy on JustGiving - THANK YOU! (http://www.justgiving.com/Amy-White4) (http://www.justgiving.com/Amy-..
BAFTA Award for "7/7: One Day in London"
"7/7: One Day in London" was awarded the BAFTA prize for single documentary in the ceremony on 12 May 2013. Minnow Films produced the film for the BBC. They approached the MHMT and Miriam's sister..
Lucy Goldsmith's new fundraiser 2013!
Lucy Goldsmith and Colin Hodder attempted a sponsored cycle ride from Land's End to John O' Groats for the MHMT! Click HERE to sponsor Lucy and Colin on JustGiving - THANK YOU! (http://www.justgivi..
MHMT Stalls at the Akiva School Fair
Friend of Miriam and the MHMT Judith Vandervelde organised two stalls on our behalf at the Akiva School Fair The fair was on Thursday evening, 14 March 2013. Jude writes: "Here is a photo of Na..
Second Annual MHMT Benefit Cricket Match 2013
1pm Sunday 28 July 2013 Ardington and Lockinge Sports Ground, Well Street, Ardington (near Wantage) OX12 8PF Sean "Dottie" Dorrington is kindly organising this second annual cricket match at his..
Give as you Live to the MHMT!
Give as you Live is the effortless new way to donate to the MHMT when you shop online! Download it in moments below. Every time you shop in participating online stores THEY donate to th..
Mim's 40th Birthday 2012
Marking Mim's 40th Birthday Friday 30 November The Washington, Belsize Park, London We gathered to mark what would have been Mim's fortieth birthday on 30 November 2012 at The Washington (http:..
Love Hate Love at NNLS
New North London Synagogue community screening of Love Hate Love Wednesday 28 November 80 East End Road East Finchley London N3 2SY Tickets: £8 NNLS members / £10 non-members / &po..
MHMT Christmas Appeal 2012
The MHMT Xmas Appeal 2012: This year DONATE instead of giving Xmas cards - and ask your friends to do the same! Click the JustGiving Sponsor Me button to donate to the MHMT Xmas Appeal on JustGivi..
2012 Fundraiser: Amsterdam Marathon
Sarah Batten ran the Amsterdam Marathon for the MHMT on 21 October! Sarah knew Mim as a neighbour and family friend. She said: "Running the marathon is a huge challenge for me (I'm terrifie..
2012 Fundraiser: Naomi Brill's Birthday
Naomi "Pom" Brill held a fundraising birthday party for the MHMT! Pom knew Mim as next-door-neighbour and friend since she was born. She says: "Mim was my neighbour when I was growing up and like a s..
MHMT Benefit Cricket Match
1pm Sunday 29 July 2012 Ardington and Lockinge Sports Ground, Well Street, Ardington (near Wantage) OX12 8PF £5 to play Bar & raffle Sean "Dottie" Dorrington took advantage of his ..
7th Anniversary of 7/7
On Saturday 07 July 2012, we kept our tradition of meeting at Golders Hill Park, which Mim knew and loved. This year it fell on a Saturday, so several friends were able to join us who don't usually ma..
Love Hate Love: Host a Community Screening
Will YOU host your own community screening of LOVE HATE LOVE, the acclaimed documentary by KTF Films, featuring the MHMT? The screening process is EASY and you can recover the reasonable price of t..
UK launch of Love Hate Love community screenings
Love Hate Love screening listings Love Hate Love weaves Miriam's story with those of Peter C Alderman and Ben Tullipan; three positive responses to terror attacks, showing how love can overcome ha..
Tom and Rosie's 3km Dash for Cash
Tom and Rosie MacTavish are doing a 3km Dash for Cash for the MHMT on 23 June! Tom and Rosie's mum, Toni, was introduced to Esther through a mutual friend on Facebook. They are raising money for the M..
Our new fundraising target is to sponsor an MHCECC consultant to receive training abroad in advanced paediatric ophthalmology for one year. As with all our projects, this priority was identified by ou..
Paul Blacker cycled nearly 900 miles from Land's End to John o' Groats for the MHMT! Paul didn't know Mim. He explains: "I happened to hear Miriam's sister on the radio last year after the 7/7 inques..
2012 Fundraiser: Dunwich Dynamo
Lucy Batten cycled the Dunwich Dynamo for the MHMT on 30 June! Lucy knew Mim as a neighbour and family friend. Before the race, she said: "The Dunwich Dynamo (http://www.londonschoolofcycling.co.uk/co..
2012 Fundraiser: Geeaky Freaky Triathlon!
Jane Godsland did her first triathlon for the MHMT on 01 July! Jane met Mim when they did a fundraiser together for Myeloma UK (/announcements/the-miriam-hyman-myeloma-uk-research-grant-1) in 2004. Ja..
MHMT Fundraising Overview
Here is an overview of MHMT fundraising projects, past, present and future. Equipping the Miriam Hyman Children's Eye Care Centre (/mhcecc-partnership.html) (MHCECC) Opened July 2008 Amount ..
Love Hate Love US TV Premiere
Love Hate Love's US TV Premiere: Sunday 04 March Oprah Winfrey Network! Viewers in the US tuned in at 11am EST to see Love Hate Love featured in OWN's "Super Soul Sunday (http://www.oprah.c..
Esther has contributed an article for the Correspondent News section of trade magazine, Eye News Eye News is widely read by ophthalmologists in the UK and elsewhere. This article was published in thei..
MHMT Trustees visit MHCECC
December 2011: MHMT Trustees Kathy Batten and Esther Hyman visit the Miriam Hyman Children's Eye Care Centre Esther arrived in Bhubaneswar on 02 December and Kathy followed on 20 December. On 26 Decem..
Miriam's birthday 30 November
Miriam would have been 39 on 30 November 2011. This year some of Mim's loved ones gathered at Jude Vandervelde and Marc Rubinstein's house for a screening of the documentary that the MHMT participated..
Pub Quiz Night & Loretta's Great South Run
Report: The Red Lion in Wolvercote, Oxford hosted a Pop Quiz Night for the MHMT! Loretta Knox of the Red Lion also did the Great South Run for us - in under 1h 40m! You can still click on "Donate" i..
Fundraising target achieved: Glaucoma Unit
With YOUR help The MHMT reached its fundraising target to extend capacity in the Glaucoma Unit at the MHCECC by donating much-needed equipment. Glaucoma (http://www.lvpei.org/resources/eye-faq/g..
MHMT now on FaceBook
The MHMT now has a FaceBook page! You can find us at facebook.com/mhmt.esther. PLEASE "LIKE" US on the button on this page! Click on the FB widget below and sign in to view our Wall and befriend ..
Buy a Drink for Mim Campaign - ongoing
The "Buy a Drink for Mim!" campaign is so easy to organise in any pub, bar or cafe: Laminates on the tables explain the campaign. When you buy drinks, ask the bar staff to buy one for Mim - they will ..
The MHMT is developing an electronic educational Resource in partnership with Copthall School (http://www.copthallschool.org.uk/), working title: Miriam's Vision: A Response to the 7/7 London Bomb..