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Wednesday, 3 June 2020

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Top oncology consultants call on government to support cancer charity for children and young people

CONSULTANTS across the country are calling on the government to urgently provide vital support for CLIC Sargent, a charity supporting children and young people...
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HRH The Prince of Wales releases video message in support of the National Garden Scheme

At a time when the National Garden Scheme's open gardens are closed because of COVID-19, our Patron has sent a warm message of support....

Scottish charity’s vital support boost for older people

SCOTTISH charity Food Train launches new nationwide shopping service to reach even greater numbers of those in need of support in their homes. A charity...

Foundation awards over £1M to local projects affected by COVID-19

As COVID-19 continues to affect businesses across the region, Heart of England Community Foundation is doing all it can to support charities within the...

Charity says government must provide mental health support for shielders

A charity has called on the Government to introduce more mental health support and assistance to people who are shielding – saying isolation is...

St Barnabas announces plans to reopen its charity shops

FOLLOWING recent government guidance, St Barnabas Hospice has outlined plans to reopen its Lincolnshire charity shops. St Barnabas Hospice is a Lincolnshire-based charity which has 26 shops across...
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Latest News

Bidding begins on ‘Nail Sculpture’ portrait of Colonel Tom Moore for charity

Bidding has begun on a sculpture of Colonel Tom Moore made entirely from nails. The sculpture, which was made over 15 days by hammering 50,000...

LifeArc backs 15 patient studies into re-purposed therapies to fight coronavirus

MEDICAL research charity, LifeArc is providing £10m for clinical trials to find effective therapies for COVID-19. All 15 projects – involving nearly 30 different...

Photo competition gives students from specialist schools a chance to shine

STUDENTS at specialist schools and colleges across the North West have a chance to show off their photography skills and win a tablet device,...

Lake District Charity in UK first to tackle COVID-19

A Lake District charity has developed the UK’s first COVID-19 compliant brain injury rehabilitation programme combining traditional clinical therapies with physical activity in the...

Blind veteran sews laundry bags for frontline care staff

A blind Army veteran from Miserton in Nottinghamshire is sewing personal laundry bags for NHS and care home staff to help contain Coronavirus in...

Fundraising & Grants

Run to support the mental health of our 999 workers

THE Blue Light Symphony Orchestra, the UK's only orchestra for all emergency services personnel, is calling on the public to use their daily lockdown...

Cadets take on variety of 2.6 challenges in support of military charity

A combined cadet force from Sutton is taking on an enormous variety of fundraising challenges for the charity that supports blind and partially sighted...

Berkeley Foundation awards over £200,000 in emergency grants

THE Berkeley Foundation, the corporate foundation set up by house builder the Berkeley Group, has awarded more than £200,000 in emergency grants to help...

Harrogate Hospital Radio gets £1k broadcasting boost from town’s Freemasons

A charity radio station which has seen its presenters broadcasting from improvised studios in their homes has been given a £1,000 boost by Harrogate...

Nine-year-old Swansea girl with autism raising £8,000 for a support dog

PHOEBE Whitlock, 9, from Gorseinon, Swansea was diagnosed with autism and a moderate learning disability when she was seven years old. She is loving and...

Charity Today Awards

Four new categories added to this year’s Charity Today Awards

CHARITY Today is delighted to announce that an additional four new categories are open for nominations in this year’s Charity Today Awards. Previously, there had...
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Extension agreed for this year’s nominations in the Charity Today Awards

DESPITE already exceeding last year’s total of 675 nominations organisers of the Charity Today Awards have announced an extension to the original nomination deadline...

More from Charity Today

Local man goes all out in support of cricket and mental health

Cricket enthusiasts from across the county are being invited to bowl around the clock on Summer Solstice to raise funds for Farndon Cricket Club...

Gannochy Trust launch COVID-19 fund for local charities

THE Gannochy Trust, one of Scotland’s largest independent funders, has launched a £500,000 COVID-19 – Recovery and Renewal Fund to help charities working in Perth and Kinross cope during the pandemic. The new fund...

Legal killing of 1-in-5 Scottish beavers spotlights need for fresh approach

THE killing of 87 beavers in Scotland – one-fifth of the country's population – proves there is an urgent need for humans to live more sympathetically alongside beavers across Britain, the Beaver Trust said...

Charity urges businesses coming out of lockdown to consider disabled people

A leading Harrogate charity is urging businesses coming out of lockdown to consider the needs of disabled people in their pre-opening preparations. For those opening their doors from today - and in two weeks’ time...

Charity’s COVID-19 Food Parcel Response Hits 3,000

A Charity based in Leicestershire has made its 3,000th food box delivery to individuals and families suffering extreme hardship because of COVID-19 during the lockdown. John Storer Charnwood, based in Loughborough, has been leading in...
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UK Charity Week

Some unique fundraising ideas from TheGivingMachine this #UKCharityWeek

Along with an extensive list of other fundraising ideas, TheGivingMachine provides two easy ways to fundraise for your cause. TheGivingMachine – Shop&Give for Free. Every time...

Introducing #UKCharityWeek Partners – The Good Exchange

The Good Exchange is a Not-for-Profit, Charity-Funded on-line matching platform that matches organisations with money to give to good causes (the funders), to the...

Adopt-A-Child, the Christian Sponsorship programme

Adopt-A-Child is a Christian Sponsorship programme working hand in hand with sponsors and donors across the world to provide food, medical and dental care,...
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Official Partner Charity Columnists

TheGivingMachine: What are charities actually selling?

Richard Morris CEO TheGivingMachine writes My team and I have been running a series of training webinars for the causes TheGivingMachine and GivingLottery work with....

Together for Animals: From forlorn pony to driving star!

PALOMINO gelding Graham came into Together for Animals member World Horse Welfare’s care in 2017 after being found in a filthy stable, underweight and...

Francis House Children’s Hospice: Boys brave the shave during lockdown

Kind-hearted youngsters have shaved their heads for Francis House Children's Hospice after hearing about the charity's £250,000 shortfall in income from cancelled fundraising events...

Supporters Rise to the Challenge for Vulnerable Children

It’s certainly been a different sort of Spring term for everyone and we have had to adapt many of our services so that we...

Strode Park Foundation: Our Volunteer Force

Written by Sarah Bingham, Fundraising, Events & Volunteer Coordinator THE volunteer force, I call them this deliberately - as they are good in number and...

Official Partner Business Columnists

How to raise more than £200,000 for charity in just four weeks

Mark Beaumont, the man who cycled Around the World in 80 Days, came up with the idea of a charity campaign based on a...

Scrap Car Comparison support NHS Charities Together through ‘Donate a Car’ scheme

SCRAP your car and help raise vital funds to support our NHS heroes in the fight against COVID-19. Scrap Car Comparison, the vehicle price...

Birmingham digital studio adaptable creates new charity donations platform

BIRMINGHAM-based digital studio adaptable is giving a helping hand to small charities across the UK that have been impacted by the coronavirus pandemic by...

Innovation in the face of coronavirus

CHARITY learning professionals are facing tough challenges trying to support staff and volunteers through coronavirus. Alongside unexpected, urgent new demands there are some silver...

Ecclesiastical giving away another £1million to charities

SPECIALIST insurer Ecclesiastical is giving away another £1million to charities with the return of its Movement for Good awards. Last year saw an amazing 98,000...

Employment

Air ambulance welcomes new Medical Director

East Anglian Air Ambulance (EAAA) has announced a new Medical Director to its executive team. Doctor Victor Inyang, a well-known Emergency Medicine Consultant in...

Dr Birte Nielsen joins the team at UFAW

The Universities Federation for Animal Welfare (UFAW) has announced the appointment of Dr Birte L Nielsen as Assistant Scientific Director of both UFAW and...

Charity Commission appoints Nick Baker as new Chief Operating Officer

The Charity Commission has appointed Nick Baker to the regulator’s new role of Chief Operating Officer. Nick will join the Commission from Staffordshire Police Force,...

Mencap announces Mairi Martin as new Executive Director of Transformation

MENCAP has announced that Mairi Martin will take up a newly-created role as Executive Director of Transformation on 1st June. Mairi is currently Leader of...

Mental health research charity announces new CEO

MQ, the UK's leading mental health research charity has today announced that Lea Milligan has been appointed as MQ's new Chief Executive. He will take...
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