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Thursday, 17 April 2014

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Cancer Research UK is named official charity of the 2015 London Marathon
For more information, please click on the following link: http://www.cancerresearchuk.org/support-us/find-an-event/virgin-money-london-marathon-2015

REDROW'S new Westcountry division has selected Okehampton- based Get Changed Theatre Company as its local charity to support

East Stirlingshire reveal new charity partnership with MND Scotland

Heart of England Co-operative adopts Myton Hospices as its second corporate charity

Kettering-based firm National Accident Helpline has announced The Air Ambulance Service as its new corporate charity partner.

Phoenix House Recovery Centre in Catterick Garrison has been named as a golf tournament's official charity partner
For more information, please click on the following link: http://www.forcespenpals.co.uk/news/Golf-tournament-to-raise-charity-funds/801711318

Exeter-based Persimmon Homes South West has chosen Play Torbay as their charity of the year

North Berwick and District Probus Club has chosen Leuchie House as its charity of the year
For more information, please click on the following link: http://www.eastlothiannews.co.uk/news/probus-club-helps-local-respite-charity-1-3368096

Charity praises Cottingley accountancy firm for its support

Sported to be official charity of BT Sport Industry Awards 2014

Jack Berry House, under-construction near Malton, has been chosen as Betfred's charity of the year
For more information, please click on the following link: http://www.yorkpress.co.uk/news/11145909.Bookmaker_backs_injured_jockey_centre/

Bromsgrove: The Hilton Hotel has again chosen the Stroke Assocation as its charity of the year

Mencap young ambassadors are to showcase their work at the launch of a partnership between the learning disability charity and Land Securities.
For more information, please click on the following link: http://www.halifaxcourier.co.uk/news/events-to-mark-mencap-partnership-1-6564411

Bridgwater: Pets at Home supports wildlife charity

Marie Curie given Irish Cup Final naming rights
For more information, please click on the following link: http://www.irishfa.com/news/item/9015/marie-curie-given-irish-cup-final-naming-rights/

Education charity Summerbridge Hong Kong have chosen JustGiving as their official fundraising partner

AFL, a manufacturer of fibre optic cable and accessories and provider of services, nominated Wiltshire Air Ambulance as 2014 Charity of the Year.

GWP Packaging in Cricklade has adopted Swindon Foodbank as its chosen charity for the year.

Webhelp UK has donated an additional £10,000 to Macmillan Cancer Support
For more information, please click on the following link: http://www.contact-centres.com/0414.webhelp.uk.make.donation.to.macmillian.cancer.htm

The Essex based Woodland Group has entered into a partnership with SOS Kit Aid

The National Gardens Scheme offers private gardens to the public with visitors donating funds to charity and has raised £42+ mln since its launch
For more information, please click on the following link: http://www.ngs.org.uk/what-we-do/how-much-we-give.aspx



Fundraising

Santander staff in Bristol hold Total Wipeout-themed fundraising day

Milton Keynes Santander Total Wipeout challenge in aid of the NSPCC

Air ambulance charity on a high with £14k boost from Stansted Airport

Shropshire schoolchildren in mass-cycling challenge for charity

STAFF at the Marks and Spencer store at Westwood Cross, Broadstairs, have chosen Pilgrims Hospices as its charity of the year.

Forces Charity receives £2000 boost from Council Charity Dinner

ID Medical bring teddies and more to Milton Keynes Hospital's Children's Ward

Schoolchildren raise £6000 for dogs charity
For more information, please click on the following link: http://www.thisislocallondon.co.uk/news/11135050.Children_raise___6_000_for_dogs_charity/

Sunderland EDF staff use flower power to help cancer charity

Westhoughton Rotary Club hands out £4000 at annual presentation evening

Team Serrell in half marathon charity challenge

BBC News - Ed Sheeran eBay clothes auction raises £1,500 for charity
For more information, please click on the following link: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-suffolk-26968326

Charity ladies night in Plymouth for Royal British Legion

Outsource UK staff in charity parachute jump

Calling all petrol heads to charity rally in Lincolnshire

Charity stages fundraiser at Burnham Market Horse Trials

Roger Daltrey revs up for cancer charity

Netball tournament to raise funds for Cancer Research UK

Online Charitable Donations Increased 14% in 2013
For more information, please click on the following link: http://mashable.com/2014/04/08/non-profit-online-fundraising/

Online Fundraising Up - NFP Benchmark Study
For more information, please click on the following link: http://www.probonoaustralia.com.au/news/2014/04/online-fundraising-nfp-benchmark-study

The Independent reports: London Marathon 2014: Charities will be the big winners

Hastings cancer charity fundraiser recognised as Local Hero
For more information, please click on the following link: http://www.theargus.co.uk/news/11144081.Cancer_charity_fundraiser_recognised/

Hereford law firm secretary is a top notch champion charity fundraiser

Framlingham: Inspirational Kim Frost chosen as fundraising ambassador for Cancer Research UK

Donations pour in for charity of runner who died after London Marathon
For more information, please click on the following link: http://www.theguardian.com/society/2014/apr/15/donations-charity-runner-died-london-marathon

DMU students take on Foxes legends in charity tournament - De Montfort University

Boldon Body Forge, Boldon Colliery, are organising a charity night in aid of Cancer Research UK

'Tony the Fridge' fails in four-marathon charity bid
For more information, please click on the following link: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-tyne-27024250

Two charities benefit from a slice of Kop Hill Climb fundraising total

Lincolnshire County Council chairman Ray Wootten raises funds for police charity

Ultimate Kent charity challenge the KM Dragon Boat Race in Maidstone now open for booking
For more information, please click on the following link: http://www.kentonline.co.uk/lifestyle/charities/race-the-dragon-this-summer-15848/

Cheltenham cancer charity Cobalt surpasses £100000 for 2014 anniversary appeal




Charity News

The Charity Commission does not have the 'credibility' to regulate large charities, says BHF CEO

The Charity Commission Chairman calls for adequate funding and stronger powers

Charities set to benefit from record-breaking donations at Sunday's London Marathon

Charity running up by a third as more men join the boom – research
               
2014 will be year of growth for charity sector, NCVO forecast suggests
For more information, please click on the following link: http://www.ncvo.org.uk

Boston marathon charity donations rise a year after bombing

'Negative spotlight' on charities is damaging fundraising, new report finds

Charities need us to embrace the unsexy side of giving

New charity sector research reveals UK charities taking greater steps to ensure transparency in relation to finances & fundraising
For more information, please click on the following link: http://www.xperedon.com/news/2626/charity-survey-optimism-transparency.html

Figures Reveal Strong Charity Presence In Bath
For more information, please click on the following link: http://www.nowbath.co.uk/news/figures-reveal-strong-charity-presence-bath-56009/

The Independent reports: Why did it take so long to probe Afghan Heroes soldiers' charity?

Police in England and Wales record 270 charity fraud allegations in the final quarter of 2013
For more information, please click on the following link: http://www.actionfraud.police.uk/

'Charity muggers' could be banned from Bolton town centre at weekends

Businesses urged to 'support charity not crime' - Ealing Council
For more information, please click on the following link: http://www.ealing.gov.uk/news/article/940/businesses_urged_to_support_charity_not_crime

Norfolk charity donates heart monitors to Papworth Hospital

Police investigate 'two year fraud' at Camden disability charity

Learning charity Springboard Bromley, which has served the borough for 33 years, to close
               
Above and Beyond: Celebrating 40 years of transforming patient care in Bristol

Friska and Deki Partnership is Shortlisted for 'The Guardian's Sustainability' Awards 2014

Couple launch Frankie's Legacy charity in memory of stillborn son

HMRC Slammed On Charity Tax Proposals
For more information, please click on the following link: http://www.tax-news.com/news/HMRC_Slammed_On_Charity_Tax_Proposals____64345.html

Cancer charity appoints nurse as Corby ambassador

Former paralympic swimmer shows support for dream making charity

Prison charity's new transport service aims to maintain contact between inmates and their families

Big changes planned for Leatherhead homeless charity Pitstop

Award winning youth charity in Surrey faces closure
For more information, please click on the following link: http://www.getsurrey.co.uk/news/surrey-news/award-winning-youth-charity-peer-6981228

Dorothy House Hospice opens family care lodges

Charity Home-Start East Surrey will this month celebrate 20 years
               
Walton Charity opens its latest venture - Charity House

Manchester Pride patron admits charity had lost public's faith – but are setting it right now

Dorking businesses challenged to turn £50 into thousands for charity

Former British Forces Foundation employee accused of taking £22k from the charity

New Shaw Trust CDG centre to help Southampton jobseekers
For more information, please click on the following link: http://www.dailyecho.co.uk/news/charity/11147011.New_centre_to_help_city_jobseekers/

Claire House event shortlisted for an Institute of Fundraising national award

Cattery owner Keren Goff chosen as Cancer Research UK ambassador

3 years prison for Lincoln charity fraud couple
For more information, please click on the following link: http://thelincolnite.co.uk/2014/04/six-year-prison-sentence-lincoln-charity-fraud-couple/

UK Food-Bank Users More Than Doubled to 913000 in 2013

Finlay's charity is fast tracked to success with help of Network Rail

Go ON UK founder Martha Lane Fox takes basic online skills drive to Northern Ireland





Disability charity in Camberley uses new technology to help people communicate

Tellonline offers charities special discount for web services

NetXtra launches new membership and charity online resource centre for Conference House

Social media jumpstarts charity giving
For more information, please click on the following link: http://www.lakenewsonline.com/article/20140410/NEWS/140419853/-1/News

Free Charity Hosting from 34SP.com
For more information, please click on the following link: http://www.tophosts.com/free-charity-hosting-34sp-com

Mobile charity cash back app developers can no longer afford to ignore the mobile web if they are to survive and prosper

New Social Impact Profile App Launched from Cause Marketing Leader CafeGive Social
For more information, please click on the following link: http://www.digitaljournal.com/pr/1853107



Free Cakes for Kids charity enlists masterchef champion as new patron
For more information, please click on the following link: http://hackneycitizen.co.uk/2014/04/14/free-cakes-for-kids-natalie-coleman/

Sylvester McCoy Supports Children's Charity

Rupert Grint becomes an ambassador for Starlight Children's Foundation
For more information, please click on the following link: http://www.starlight.org.uk/press-releases/rupert-grint-becomes-a-starlight-ambassador/



PwC has appointed a new head of the UK charity sector team

New chairman takes over charity Active Gloucestershire

East Anglian Air Ambulance chief executive leaves after 3 years at the helm

WALES double Grand Slam winner Ian Gough is to become a patron of a Pontypool-based charity
For more information, please click on the following link: http://www.southwalesargus.co.uk/news/11140927.Rugby_star_Ian_Gough_to_join_forces_leavers__39__charity/

Bryn Terfel opens Caernarfon's new Wales Air Ambulance base

Jason Manford reopens Children Adventure Farm Trust charity shop in Canute Square

Is Alan Carr's new charity campaign for PETA a clich├ęd stereotype or just harmless fun?
               
Alexandra Burke unveils new charity song 'Where Do Hearts Go?' in aid of WellChild

Pop superstar Gary Barlow backs Hartlepool charity Music v Cancer





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