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  1. Carnival committee urging groups to applyRead the original story w/Photo

    12 min ago | Ilkley Gazette

    LOCAL groups and organisations are being reminded to apply for Ilkley Carnival's beneficiary status before the February 6 deadline. With just two weeks to go, the Ilkley Carnival committee is encouraging local schools, charities and organisations to apply online with one organisation or charity being given the chance to receive half the profits raised at the event.


  2. NHL All Star Games: How To Fix The ASG WeekendRead the original story w/Photo

    45 min ago | Howlin Hockey

    ... one would imagine those players start actually playing a little harder, knowing they might let their favorite charity down if they lose. Or maybe you just get rid of the MVP award, and instead make a new one called "The Best Back-Check Award", and ...


  3. Lompoc YMCA to Kick Off Annual Campaign; Santa Ynez Chumash Named Honorary ChairRead the original story

    49 min ago | Noozhawk

    Over the years, the Santa Ynez Band of Chumash Indians has played a key role in supporting the Lompoc Family YMCA and the Channel Islands YMCA by providing grant funding opportunities, as well as volunteer leadership. Most recently, the Lompoc Family YMCA was one of four agencies named beneficiaries of the 2014 Chumash Charity Golf Classic.


  4. Charity Maths for Children in CrossfireRead the original story

    55 min ago | Derry Today

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. Local charity Children in Crossfire have teamed up with Franz Schlindwein of Qubizm in a partnership seen by many as a match made in binary heaven.


  5. Mercer Family Insurance Inaugurates Charity Program in Northern...Read the original story w/Photo

    55 min ago | PRWeb

    Mercer Family Insurance launches a local charity program in the Portage, IN area to seek active support from the agency's network of customers and local business partners by helping the community. Its first campaign will raise funds to help funds to fill the food pantry at Portage Township Food Pantry.


  6. Self-help healthcare fuelled shock Greek election winRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | New Scientist

    Self-help groups providing healthcare and other services are springing up across much of Europe in response to cutbacks - and may also be helping to focus voters' attention on parties that campaign against austerity. In one country where such groups are active, Greece, the dust is still settling after Sunday's elections, which saw a startling triumph for the Syriza party.


  7. Community Barnet AGM 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago |

    Welcome to Community Barnet's first blog. In this blog we hope to give voice to local voluntary and community groups and share the stories of the individuals and organisations that work tirelessly to improve the lives of Barnet residents.


  8. Research For Good's Socially Responsible Business Model Proves...Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | PRWeb

    Research For Good generated $122,748 USD in donations via survey completes in 2014 to fight childhood deaths from hunger and malnutrition. Since launching in 2012, RFG has donated over $300,000 USD to charities and nonprofits proving that the Socially Responsible Business model is one that engages employees, customers and respondents.


  9. Ronald McDonald House Charities Awards More Than $2.2 Million to...Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Market Wire

    The global office of Ronald McDonald House Charities recently awarded $2,221,526 through its Global Grants program to nine organizations focused on directly improving the health and wellbeing of children. The investments further the impact of the Charity by moving dollars quickly to organizations that work with vulnerable populations to help solve some of the toughest issues in pediatric care.


  10. #TechTuesday: How to Use Big Data to Do GoodRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Women 2

    ... American charities we aggregate data from a variety of sources including: the Canada Revenue Agency,, Charity Intelligence, Charity Navigator, The Fraser Institute's Donner Award, Give Well, Global Giving, Guidestar, the IRS, Network ...


  11. Volunteers open food bank for villagesRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Hailsham Today

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. Members of Pevensey Bay Baptist Church said they have responded to the growing need for emergency food supplies and are opening a food bank for the villages around Pevensey.


  12. Lillybee launches "Lillybee Gives" ProgramRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | PR Log

    PRLog - Jan. 27, 2015 - WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Washington, DC, January 27, 2014 - Lillybee, a nationally recognized fashion brand offering collegiate footwear and accessories to 72 universities and 19 sororities, today announced the launch of its Lillybee Gives program. The new national program establishes a partnership between the company, charitable organizations and their donor bases.


  13. Helping families in Alec's memoryRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Buckingham Today

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. A charity set up in memory of a boy who died from a brain tumour is helping to make life a little easier for the families of children with cancer.


  14. Charities can apply for a donation from the Southern Co-Operative storeRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago |

    GOOD causes and charities in Sturminster Newton are invited to apply for a A 2,700 donation from the Southern Co-operative store. The shop has run a community support scheme over the last few years, which aims to donate funding to local organisations.


  15. Alun Cairns and Peter Hudson talk charity issuesRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago |

    VALE MP Alun Cairns visited a Barry charity shop to see staff and volunteers working to aid low-income families in need of vets for pets. The MP visited the pet charity shop PDSA on Holton Road to see how fundraising efforts support household pets in Barry and the Vale.


  16. Food pantry receives contributionRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Lowell Sun

    ... worthy nonprofit organizations on the website and then vote for the one they would most like to see us support. The charity with the most votes then receives a $1,500 donation from the Credit Union. Different charities are posted every quarter. The ...


  17. St Albans will turn into political battleground when voters head to the polls on ThursdayRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Stalbans Review

    The Marshalswick South by-election for two seats on St Albans District Council follows the resignations of Heidi Allen and Seema Kennedy, who have both become Tory parliamentary candidates - for South Ribble and South East Cambs respectively. Polling will open at 7am and all three main parties together with UKIP and the Greens are contesting the vacancies.


  18. Extension to church activitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Brighouse Echo

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. On the first Saturday morning of each month, 10am to noon, there will be coffee, cake and jigsaws, starting in February at the church on Hipperholme crossroads.


  19. St Nicks nature reserve given grant to clean up nature corridorRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | York Press

    First TransPennine Express has teamed up with the Forestry Commission to donate more than A 20,000 towards tree and woodland conservation projects including a grant of A 2,796 to St Nicks, who will use the funding to manage the Foss Islands Greenway, a 2.5-mile long traffic-free path used by pedestrians and cyclists, by maximising biodiversity and transforming a green corridor. Jonathan Dent, Nature Reserve Manager, said: "The funds from the FTPE grant will enable great potential for the greenway and will develop the skills of our local community volunteer groups through practical training sessions ahead of the work taking place.


  20. Volunteers put in spadework to restore charming gardensRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Malvern Gazette

    But it is one thing to tend plants in your own garden, nurture your spuds and carrots for personal consumption and create festoons of floral displays in containers and window boxes at your own home but it quite another to put in the spadework to regenerate someone else's plot. Known as Burford House Garden Angels, a group of about 40 volunteers are working to restore a charming garden to its former glory.