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Brentwood blood cancer charity urges res...

The charity funds vital research and supports those affected by blood cancer (Photo credit: Blood Cancer UK). Submitted by Pearl White The Brentwood, Hutton & Billericay branch of Blood Cancer UK is calling for local volunteers to join their fundraising committee. Blood Cancer UK funds research to help transform blood cancer treatment and save lives, […]

NHL players to hit Kitchener sidewalk in...

Montreal Canadiens forward Nick Suzuki is part of a team of professional hockey players set to hit the streets of Kitchener in July to raise money for the Grand River Hospital. Nine players have agreed to take part in Scotland’s Yard Road Hockey Classic, an all-ages street hockey tournament to be held at Catalyst137 on […]

British Columbia Gas Prices: Charities g...

Soaring gas prices are hitting charities in Metro Vancouver hard, and organizations fear they will soon have to make tough decisions and cut services if they don’t get relief. “It’s just shocking every day because we walk past a gas station every day on the way to work and are like, ‘No! It can’t be […]

Tech Tackles Cancer announces WBOS Rock ...

BOSTON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Hack/Reduce, a nonprofit organization focused on creating talent and technology for Boston’s big data economy, today announced that Beasley Media Group WBOS (ROCK 92.9) is an official media partner of Technology takes on cancer‘s (TTC) charity event to be held on June 21, 2022, at Sinclair in Cambridge from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. […]

PSG’s Neymar pays €160,000 for AFCON 202

Brazil and Paris Saint Germain superstar Neymar is now the ball keeper for the 2021 Africa Cup of Nations after paying €160,000 at an auction hosted by team-mate Idrissa Gueye in Paris. Neymar was the highest bidder for the ball used in the February 6 final in Cameroon when Senegal beat Egypt on a post-match […]

Charity for the needy – Journal

In Ramazan, people do charity as much as they can. People of other religions also give considerable amounts in charity on their respective religious occasions. A study by the Pakistan Center for Philanthropy (PCP) shows that Pakistanis donate around 240 billion rupees (over $2 billion) a year to charity, which is more than one percent […]

Giffords’ Circus urges people to donate

Deborah, 40, has documented her life with cancer on her BBC podcast and on her Instagram account, @bowelbabe. It was here that she announced this week that her body could no longer cope. “No one knows how much time I have left,” she said. Hours after announcing that her ‘one-lap roller coaster was coming to […]

Pub chain raffle to raise Macmillan fund...

A pub group with locals in Lanarkshire are raising money for a cancer charity with a national raffle to mark their ten-year partnership. Greene King is inviting customers to text in their entries for a chance to win a top prize of £10,000, and is asking entrants to make a voluntary donation of £3 to […]

South Shields charity hero The Big Pink ...

‘Big Pink Dress’ has raised £150,000 for worthy causes since first donning one of his signature outfits for the 2014 Great North Run. Since then he has met famous people including Nancy Sinatra, been through two major health issues, covered thousands of miles and won awards. He told the Gazette: “I sincerely think this will […]

Benito Carbone set for Sheffield Wednesd...

Cult hero Benito Carbone is in line to don a Sheffield Wednesday shirt again this weekend. The charismatic Italian, who spent three successful years at Hillsborough in the 90s after leaving Inter Milan, has signed up to play in the legends Owls match against legends Czech Republic tomorrow. Carbone, who attended Wednesday’s final home game […]

Inspirational Deborah James receives Dam...

Podcast host Deborah James, who this week revealed she switched to palliative home care to treat her terminal bowel cancer, has been honored with a womanhood. James, 40, has raised more than £3.7million after setting up a Just Giving page to raise money for bowel cancer clinical trials, research and awareness. The former manager was […]

Hospice patient creates children’s book

Janette Mills with her book Bertie Bombus the Brave Bumblebee Bertie Bombus and Tom Tit are the hand-drawn creations of neuroscientist, and now author and illustrator, Janette Mills, who told their story in a new children’s book. The 57-year-old patient from Shrewsbury was inspired to put pencil to paper for Bertie Bombus, The Brave Bumble […]

A brave cancer warrior shares his latest...

It’s his last goodbye. Deborah James, a beloved British radio host and columnist known to fans as BowelBabe, has written a touching farewell to readers as her body ‘just can’t go on’ after a five-year battle with cancer stage four bowel. “The message I never wanted to write. We’ve tried everything but my body just […]

Carla Olson sings a 1967 classic by The ...

American singer-songwriter Carla Olson recorded a version of WHOin 1967, the landmark “I Can See For Miles” in aid of Roger Daltrey and Pete Townshendof the Teen Cancer America charity. The Who website reports: “When Carla first heard about the charity, her immediate thought was, ‘How can we help? and she came up with the […]

Race for Life from Cancer Research UK ba...

A popular charity event returns to Kent this summer, with residents being urged to put on something pink and walk, run or even jump the finish line. Cancer Research UK’s Race for Life is back at Maidstone’s Mote Park. The Maidstone Race for Life will take place this summer In 2020, the 400 Race for […]

THE FIGHT FOR LIFE GOLF SERIES OFFERS GO...

DAYTONA BEACH, FL – A new and unique tournament format using advanced technology, allows club and recreational golfers of all skill levels to compete against other golfers nationwide on a live leaderboard, while supporting their organization favorite charity, and possibly win a trip to the national championship, all from the comfort of their favorite golf […]

Burnham-On-Sea cyclists take on 50km nig...

Seven members of local cycling group Burnham Cycle Sisters took part in ‘Ride the Night’, a nighttime cycling challenge in London. Starting in Windsor, they traveled the 50km route along main roads A and B with 1600 other women, raising funds for ‘Woman V Cancer’ which supports three cancer charities – Breast Cancer Now, Ovarian […]

Rivergate Cancer Charity Roadshow Return...

Residents can get free advice from nurses at a health roadshow in Irvine on how to reduce cancer risk and catch it early. Nurses Darragh Casey and Christine Campbell from Cancer Research UK will be at the Rivergate Centre, Fullarton Square, Irvine on Tuesday July 19 between 10am and 4pm. They will return to the […]

BHSU Students Raising Money for Charity ...

SPEARFISH, SD — Four students from Black Hills State University have raised more than $800 for the American Cancer Society through a class project on managing small businesses. Students Haylee Hauck, Riley Donnelly, Josie Andersen and Makenzie Guelff raised $881.94 for the charity by selling custom air fresheners called ‘Rustic Meadows’. The group used Instagram […]

A former Wigan journalist writes his fou...

Frank Malley worked for the former Evening Post and Chronicle at Brock Mill before joining the Daily Express as a sports journalist in the 1980s in a career that saw him cover four Olympics and five World Cups. Five years ago, he traded his sports cover to drive an ambulance as a volunteer, transporting cancer […]

£1.5m funding to support new project usi

A new project using a home test to detect human papillomavirus (HPV) is being piloted in Hull and Manchester, thanks to £1.5million in funding from the charity Yorkshire Cancer Research. In 2019, the NHS cervical screening program shifted from looking for cellular changes to screening for HPV, which is linked to almost all cases of […]

Miracle baby mum facing stage four cance...

A young mum from Haslingden has spoken of her heartbreaking plight battling stage four cancer while facing skyrocketing costs. Joanna Jonathan was diagnosed with stage four lung cancer three years ago, just six months after welcoming her first daughter, baby Freya. The 37-year-old was thrilled to give birth to her ‘miracle’ second daughter, Dylann, last […]

Lanarkshire family raise thousands for c...

The family of a young Motherwell girl who was diagnosed with a cancerous brain tumor have raised more than £13,000 for charities helping her fight. Brave Ladywell Primary School pupil Kara McInally’s journey began when she started suffering from intermittent headaches before Christmas last year. Then, following a painful migraine, her mum and dad, Laura […]

Rudy’s BBQ Annual Camo Cup for a Cause >

Rudy’s “Country Store” and Bar-BQ® raise money for military charities with annual Camo “Cup for A Cause” campaign Rudy’s “Country Store” and Bar-BQ® are bringing back their Camo “Cup for a Cause” campaign for the entire month of May. Starting May 1, Rudy’s will raise funds for military-inspired charities. This year’s recipient charities are Combined […]

30,000 cancer patients awaiting treatmen...

Tens of thousands of patients are still waiting to start cancer treatment in England due to disruption during the pandemic, NHS figures show, as medical charities have called on the government to tackle chronic staff shortages in health services. Following a dramatic drop in cancer referrals in 2020, the number of people being investigated for […]

Welbee ALIVE Charity Foundation sponsor ...

Thirty-six cyclists set off on an ambitious 1,000km ride around the Sicilian coast today to benefit the charity ALIVE Foundation, which raises vital funds for cancer research. The six-day trek will see cyclists tackle the entire coastal route around Sicily, reaching an altitude of 8,000 meters before returning to Pozzallo. “Our big plan is to […]

Did the RI native turn her back on her f...

Matoula Papadopouli, born and raised in Rhode Island, turned her back on her American family and moved to her ancestral homeland, Greece. She lived her last 15 years on the island of Skiathos in the Aegean Sea off the coast of Greece. She hand-wrote a will leaving everything to a Greek charity called The Child’s […]

El Dorado Hills teen with rare cancer be...

YOU LIVE. ANDREA: AND IT’S NEW TONIGHT. LOCAL BASELBA HIGH SCHOOL PLAYER IS FIGHTING RARE FORM OF CANCER BUT COMMUNITY PROVIDES UTOP HELP IN MANY WAYS A -Y17EAR-OLD BRYCE BAZOR WAS GOING THROUGH EXTENSIVE CANCER TREATMENTS. KCRA’S ORKO MANNA SHOWS US HOW CLOSE FRIENDS, AND EVEN COMPLETE STRANGERS, SHOW OFF THEIR SUORPP MANNA: THIS WAS […]

Cats at risk of losing their ears to sun...

Cats should be kept indoors between 10 a.m. and 3 p.m. on hot, sunny days to prevent skin cancer, while owners of light-colored pets should consider keeping their pets indoors even in cooler weather, experts advised. Charity Cats Protection said global warming meant they were seeing more and more animals with sunburned earmolds that needed […]

Cyclist fights aging with charity rides

Since the snow melted, Peter McLuskey, 76, has been pedaling around Eagle Lake on his bike.He doesn’t ride strictly for fun, and he certainly doesn’t take it lightly.McLuskey is training for a 70-kilometre charity ride in Ottawa, one of three cycling events he has spent months training for this winter.He’s raised more than $900 for […]

Metricon Pedal Power Helps Cancer Charit...

After a grueling five-day bike ride through Victoria over 568km, a team of Metricon cyclists have returned home after raising over $222,000 for the Canteen cancer charity. The team of 24 riders set off from Metricon’s Mount Waverley headquarters and traveled through towns in the Victoria area including Ballarat, Colac, Geelong, Torquay, Lorne Apollo Bay […]

The Wanted release charity single in hon...

B oyband The Wanted have released a charity single in honor of their late bandmate Tom Parker, who died aged 33 last month following a battle with brain cancer. The track titled Gold Forever (For Tom) was first performed at Parker’s funeral which took place last Wednesday in Petts Wood, south east London. This is […]

HOST Social Giving launches fundraising ...

News LGW Hub Not for profit Innovation pole HOSTthe house of skills and technology, launches HOST Social Giving to support Kidscan children’s cancer research as a designated charity over the next 12 months. The Preston Staff Team IN4 groupthe HOST operator, raise funds throughout the year and host quarterly events at its social HOST location […]

Fifty West launches Hard Pink Lemonade i...

CINCINNATI, Ohio – Fifty West Brewing Company is proud to announce its new limited time beverage offering, Hard Pink Lemonade. With the arrival of spring and warm beer drinking weather, Fifty West has partnered with The Pink Lemonade Stand Challenge to create and launch Hard Pink Lemonade in six 12oz packs. This […]

Dad’s rapid weight loss diagnosed as can

A father who dismissed his rapid weight loss as working too hard and not eating right has been diagnosed with cancer that has spread throughout his body. Rob Gore, 40, ignored symptoms including passing blood when he went to the toilet until his wife Kirsty persuaded him to see the GP. The supply chain logistics […]

The heartwarming reason every member of ...

Teamwork is all about sticking together against thick and thin. And that’s what a young Swansea rugby team did after the mother and grandmother of one were diagnosed with cancer. After hearing about the plight of Kyle Grinter and his family, what started as a group Whatsapp chat between the Bonimaen RFC Under-12 team turned […]

Recycled golf balls initiative helps boo...

Members of Turnberry Golf Club have teamed up with an Ayrshire company to give a financial boost to a charity. Turnberry member David McDowall and his colleagues have teamed up with Ayrshire Discount Golf Balls – to raise money for Ayrshire Cancer Support. The winning partnership has already boosted the charity’s coffers by nearly £600. […]

New operations store opens to help breas...

TOM LEE/STUFF/Waikato Times 20042022 News Photo: TOM LEE/STUFF – A new Breast Cancer Foundation Op store opens in Hamilton. LR Jenni Scarlet Marie S 79 blue top Robyn 67 , Sharyn Carwood Keith Hitchcock 73 Birgitta Eshuis 62 Lynley Gilchrist 63 When people walk through the doors of the first Breast Cancer Foundation store with […]

The Source |[WATCH] 4th Annual Pretty Lo...

On Wednesday, April 20, HOT 97 Heavy Hitter DJ Pretty Lou celebrated his 4th annual birthday and cancer research benefit concert at Irving Plaza in New York City. The performances included a moving set of Susan Christine, sets charged with energy by JC and King Bulova, B-Lovee gave Kay Flock a birthday shoutout during her […]

Julian Strawther and Wake Up Call raise ...

April 22, 2022 4:01 p.m. Post : April 22, 2022 4:01 p.m. Copyright 4 News Now SPOKANE, Wash. — Gonzaga basketball star Julian Strawther has had a big impact on Spokane. Not only was he a playmaker on the pitch, but he also made a big difference for a cause that is very personal to […]

Scottish MasterChef contestant launches ...

A Killearn mum who appeared on MasterChef last month is hoping to raise money for a charity in memory of a teenager who died of a rare type of bone cancer. We’ve already told how Stirling native Lisa Addison wowed the judges on the hit cooking show’s latest series before being eliminated. Now the 39-year-old […]

Perth High School aims to raise thousand...

Pupils and staff at Perth Secondary School will put on their running shoes this weekend to help raise money for a teen cancer charity. More than 200 pupils and staff will run or walk 5km at the Perth parkrun this Saturday in memory of former pupil Gavin Russell, who died of Ewing’s sarcoma last year. […]

Scott Morrison, Anthony Albanese in the ...

Back at Josh Frydenberg’s press conference in Sydney, the treasurer was asked about his party members being challenged by senior independents backed by the Climate 200 funding group. As regular readers of this blog will know, Liberal MPs like Dave Sharma and Tim Wilson are being challenged by so-called ‘teal’ independents who are running on […]

Macmillan charity donates over £18,000 t

More than £18,000 was given to around 50 people with cancer in Bath and North East Somerset by the Macmillan Cancer Support charity last year, it has been revealed. As many low-income cancer patients grapple with the financial fallout of a diagnosis, compounded by the current cost of living crisis and Covid-19, Macmillan urges anyone […]

‘I browsed the charity shops in Swansea

The cost of living is soaring and is expected to continue to soar throughout the year. For many of us, that will mean looking where we can make cuts. Charity shops and thrift stores have seen a huge increase in the last 12 months, with a 7% increase in revenue per charity shop reported since […]

Men will cycle 300 miles from Exeter to ...

A group of Devon men will cycle from Exeter to Ipswich later this month to raise money for the charity that supported their friend with cancer. And they’ve already smashed their original fundraising goal by 2,000%. Paul Reed, Terry Wheatley, Steve Sandiford, Lee Cornish and former Exeter Falcons speedway star Pete Jeffery with Simon Courtney […]

P&A Group staff raise thousands for char

Deeside.com > News Post : Mon 18 April 2022 Mold-based P&A Group staff and representatives from the company’s main Polish supply partner have raised thousands of pounds after competing in the Manchester Marathon. 21 representatives from both companies tackled the 26.2-mile marathon earlier this month, raising more than £3,000 for the British Heart Foundation. A […]

Charity providing respite breaks for chi...

The charity walks depart from Skegness RNLI station at 10am on Saturday 23rd April. Already over 100 people have signed up to take part in the walk from the RNLI station at Skegness to the Seascape Cafe at the North Sea Observatory at Chapel Point. The event, which takes place next Saturday and is also […]

Prostate cancer campaign launched in hon...

Exclusive: Friends of slain MP Sir David Amess are launching a campaign he helped devise to raise £3m to help beat prostate cancer in his memory with the Prost8 charity The tragic death of Sir David Amess has been turned into a lifeline ( Image: PA) The death of Sir David Amess has been turned […]

Brave model Donald Davidson thanks chari...

Brave model Donald Davidson thanks charity for supporting his family’s two cancer battles Schedule An icon of a desktop calendar. Cancel An icon of a circle with a diagonal line across it. Caret A right-pointing solid arrow icon. E-mail An icon of a paper envelope. Facebook An icon of Facebook’s “f” mark. Google An icon […]

Northampton charity set up in memory of ...

A Northampton cancer charity has received a £5,000 donation from the local branch of a well-known shoe company. BacZacHisLegacy received the donation from Pavers Northampton, based at Dobbies Garden Center on Newport Pagnell Road. The program was set up six years ago in memory of 20-year-old Zac, who lost his battle with cancer in 2016 […]

Malvern Council’s Nicky will undertake a

MALVERN Hills District Council worker Nicky Stevens will embark on a five-day 100km trek up the Pembrokeshire coast to raise money for national breast cancer charity CoppaFeel. Nicky will undertake the task between June 11 and 17 to benefit the charity, which is the first in the UK to reach out to young people only. […]

Bognor Regis man takes on 1,000 mile cha...

Mike hopes to raise over £1,000 for Prostate Cancer UK next month as part of his charity challenge after being diagnosed with the disease five years ago. That means riding 200 miles a day on his dream Triumph Bonneville T100 machine and his journey will take him through the Peaks, Yorkshire Moors, Lakes and Snowdonia. […]

Charity event puts breast cancer on stag...

Thirty. “Other“It’s not just a Pin upbut it is also a Awareness toolAnd revealing of And Public engagementOffer spaces for encounters, testimonies and exchanges on the subject of breast cancer. “Se.No” spotlights A a taboo subjectthat of Diseases. It does this by removing the filters and the eloquence, and the attraction between two electrodes: Scientific […]

Charity Hockey Game: Powell River Fire R...

The return of the Tour de Coast includes a fundraising meeting between the police and the fire department There will be ice hockey at the Powell River Recreation Complex on April 22 as the RCMP and Fire Department compete in support of Cops for Cancer’s Tour de Coast, one of four fundraising bike rides funds […]

AG’s office says donor bill would hamper

A ‘bogus’ breast cancer charity has been ordered to pay donors nearly $5,800 in restitution following an investigation by the attorney general’s office. This investigation also led to a court order prohibiting the founders from starting or working in any organization related to breast cancer for 10 years. Access to the names of the organization’s […]

Internet hit ‘Cor Bach’ to perform at up

‘Cor Bach’ performs choral concert in aid of Whitchurch Rotary’s Prostate Cancer Testing and Inner Wheel Breast Cancer Initiatives ‘Cor Bach’, who has had nearly five million social media hits and performed with celebrities such as Alfie Boe, will perform at St Alkmund’s Church in Whitchurch next month. The ‘Sing out for Cancer’ program in […]

Charity Pro-Am in Pune – India Golf Week

Winners – Team of Golfer Veer Ahalawat (Amateurs Jay Shirke, Padmaja Shirke, Advait Gokhale) The Nirmayan Charity Pro-Am tournament played its fourth edition on April 2 at Poona Golf Club to help raise funds for NGOs such as the Indian Cancer Society, Mudita Foundation and Yes! We can. The event, titled sponsored by Bridgestone India, […]

Sun Run Charity Partners Enjoy Visibilit...

Links to the breadcrumb Vancouver Sun Race It’s an opportunity for local nonprofits to get exposure, fundraise and, for some staff, exercise. Cynthia Boulter is Chief Operating Officer of the Greater Vancouver Food Bank. She will lead a team of approximately 15 Metro Vancouver Food Bank employees in this year’s race. Photo by Jason Payne […]

Kelmarsh Hall Gardens will open to chari...

Kelmarsh Hall Visitors to one of the most elegant country houses in the county can admire the beautiful gardens and help raise funds for UK charities. Each year Kelmarsh Hall & Gardens opens for the National Garden Scheme – this year on Sunday 24th April – and all profits from garden visits will be donated […]

Norwich: Air ambulance pilot takes up bo...

Published: 4:09 PM April 9, 2022 A Norwich air ambulance pilot has decided to pick up a pair of boxing gloves to raise money for charity after his mother was diagnosed with cancer. Seb Powderham, 27, from the East Anglian Air Ambulance, was inspired to find a way to help raise funds after mum Tess, […]

Montreal teenager shares his cancer jour...

People try to find inspiration wherever they can, and for high school students Sara Del Vecchio and Katrina Laforce of Lakeside Academy in Lachine, Ryan Ross is someone to look up to. Ry, as his family calls him, is a patient at the Royal Victoria Hospital in Montreal where he is receiving treatment for testicular […]

Harry Young supports charity ‘derby’

The Carluke Utd team with the trophy in 2019; the next “derby” is scheduled for May 7 to raise funds for the Beatsons. And Carluke’s Garry McLellan was able to do just that, thanks to one of his charity football teammates. His friend knows Harry Young from Wishaw, who appeared on season 7 of the […]

Cancer charity calls for more volunteers...

Daft as a Brush Volunteers The charity operates throughout the North East and provides free transportation to and from hospital for cancer patients. Daft as a Brush attracts locals from Wearside who can spare their time and volunteer for the charity. Volunteer opportunities include driving ambulances or acting as a companion to support cancer patients […]

Yorkshire man’s blood cancer cleared for

Carl Tonks, 49, saw four separate GPs, but each of them assured him the five large growths on his head were just benign cysts. The lumps could not be removed on the NHS as it does not cover cosmetic surgery. Register to our daily newsletter The newsletter mute the noise Mr Tonks eventually changed his […]

Here’s how charity advertising can engag

Having recently created a acclaimed campaign for the CRIS Cancer Foundation that asked people to fight leukemia in a modified version of the Doom Eternal video game, Cheil’s Malcolm Poynton asks what charities need to do to find support from a new generation. With fundraising hit during the pandemic and the looming cost of living […]

Cancer patients seriously ill after stru...

Cancer patients infected with coronavirus in England are falling seriously ill after being unable to access antibodies or antiviral drugs on the NHS. Ministers have promised to provide early treatment for 1.3 million people whose immune systems mean they are at higher risk of serious illness, hospitalization or death. Treatments include the monoclonal antibody sotrovimab […]

Why Overwatch fans are abuzz about this ...

Released as a limited-time collector’s item in 2018, Mercy’s pink skin is incredibly valuable and rare. It was part of a fundraiser for a breast cancer research charity which raised more than $12 million for the cause. Ever since the charity campaign ended, players have been clamoring for her return as an unlockable, and nearly […]

After months of cancer treatment, Cohen,...

A six-year-old boy who has just completed cancer treatment is about to take part in a special fundraising event. Cohen Earley will be raising money for a fund set up in his name which raises money for research into the form of the disease he had. Cohen, from Narborough, was diagnosed with rhabdomyosarcoma in May […]

‘Historic’ treatment for liver cancer ha

A new treatment for liver cancer, which isolates the organ and protects healthy parts of the body, has been shown to be effective in nearly 90% of patients. The procedure developed in the UK at Southampton University Hospital involves using two small balloons to divert blood from the liver for an hour while delivering drugs […]

Woman who beat cancer takes up bike chal...

A WOMAN who has been successfully treated for breast cancer is set to take on a charity cycling challenge on Watlington Hill. Lucy Hooper, 52, who lives at the foot of the hill, will compete in Maggie’s Everesting Cycle Challenge, which returns for the second year on Sunday May 8. The event, which first took […]

Hook classic car enthusiasts will take p...

Hook’s CLASSIC car enthusiasts take part in one of Europe’s toughest vintage vehicle tours to raise money for Macmillan Cancer Support. Philippe and Sue Allison will drive their gleaming 1939 Citroën Light 15 Roadster, the second oldest car in the rally, at the final Cape to Cape Grand Classic Car Rally in April. Alongside participants […]

Hereford dad runs half marathon for char...

A HEREFORDSHIRE father has raised nearly £3,500 for the charity which has supported his son through cancer, just months after he lost his wife to the disease. Jamie Gittins, headmaster of Kings Caple Primary School between Hereford and Ross-on-Wye, ran the Cardiff Half Marathon dressed as a lion called Olly the Brave, who is the […]

San Diego Gulls to host Hockey Fights Ca...

March 31, 2022 The San Diego Gulls announced today that the American Hockey League (AHL) club will host its third Hockey Fights Cancer™ game presented by Cal Coast Credit Union on Saturday, April 2 when the Gulls host the Iowa Wild at Pechanga Arena San Diego (7 p.m.). The Gulls and the AHL are proud […]

His daughter is hosting a three-day fund...

Nick and Janet When Nick Wainwright, 71, a grandfather from Hayling Island in Hampshire, started acting differently in January 2021, doctors attributed it to depression after his son died in March 2020. Three days later Nick’s symptoms worsened and he lost the ability to walk and his worried wife, Janet, 70, a part-time receptionist at […]

Lincolnshire staff team up with Mr Motiv...

The team raises money for seven brain tumor charities across the UK Submitted by Alison Pendlington The team working at three eye health clinics and surgical centers in Lincolnshire are preparing to sweat it out with TV’s Mr Motivator to raise money for seven brain tumor charities across the UK. Staff, from Newmedica services in […]

The community is invited to participate ...

IDAHO FALLS — Community members come together to organize a fundraiser for a family whose four-year-old son is battling cancer. Seth Sautter was diagnosed with leukemia in early January 2022 at the age of three. The family currently travels once a week to Salt Lake City for treatments. Shadie Bigelow, a community member who runs […]

I have breast cancer but have had no sym...

BLearning that you have cancer is one of the biggest shocks you can go through. The coronavirus pandemic and cancer are a bad combination. All the normal support, even if it’s just a big hug, is something you need but are deprived of. But the main thing is to catch breast cancer early and I […]

Falvey executive to take part in charity...

Falvey Shippers Insurance has announced its sponsorship of Haymakers for Hope, a charity that supports people battling cancer. Haymakers helps people train and participate in a sanctioned boxing charity event to raise money for cancer research, care, awareness and survivorship. In May, a Falvey executive will participate in a charity match in honor […]

St. Baldrick’s event in La Salle County

It was either the cheapest or the most expensive haircut Mike Porter had ever received, depending on the perspective. With a few dozen people watching, Porter sat on a raised platform Sunday at the Oak Ridge Golf Club in Senica, just outside La Salle, and waved his hair goodbye. All. It cost him nothing, but […]

SunLive – The Breast Cancer Journey Evol

For Dawn, finding out she had breast cancer left her shocked, terrified and sure she was going to die. “It was devastating, because it was totally on the left. It’s not in my family, I’ve never smoked and maintained a healthy lifestyle with regular mammograms – just didn’t check all the boxes. I was in […]

SUNY Broome Ice Center hosts annual two-...

BINGHAMTON (WBNG) — After having a two-year furlough due to COVID-19, “Hockey 4 Hope,” a two-part annual charity event was held tonight at the SUNY Broome Ice Center. The non-profit organization has been around for 13 years and uses hockey as a theme to organize fun events to benefit others. The first part of the […]

The American Cancer Society Relay For Li...

The American Cancer Society (ACS) Patterson Relay For Life needs teams and volunteers passionate about the fight against cancer for its annual event on Saturday,June 11, 2022, at the Patterson Fire Department. Volunteers are the heart and soul of ACS and are essential to our success at all levels. By joining the Relay for Life […]

St. George pilot urges charity flight su...

Since March 24, 634 people in southwestern Utah have died of COVID-19, and thankfully in recent weeks deaths and cases have declined rapidly. But for people who knew any of the 634 people who died, they know that these deaths are not just a statistic and are still affected by the disease. Such is the […]

Ukrainian children with cancer resume tr...

Four Ukrainian children whose critical cancer treatments were interrupted by Russia’s ongoing war in their home country received care again this week after being airlifted to a children’s hospital in Tennessee. The young children and their families arrived at St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital in Memphis on Tuesday after being airlifted from Poland where they […]

The goddaughter of the ex-rugby star is ...

A former Gloucester rugby player who battled bowel cancer has his ‘locked’ hair shaved by his goddaughter on the day she opens a new hair salon in Newent. Lee Fortey, who played for Worcester Warriors and Newport, as well as Cherry and Whites and has coached at several clubs, was diagnosed with bowel cancer last […]

D-backs raise $2.5M for charity at 15th ...

The Arizona Diamondbacks Foundation raised $2.5 million to support the local community at the 15th Annual Diamond Night, presented by Crescent Crown Distributing, at Chase Field Saturday night. The evening was highlighted with two major award shows shown below and an impactful paddle raise for our healthcare heroes. 700 guests were treated to a fun […]

Broadstairs concert raises over £1,000 f

Blues Summit | Photo: P Barnet Submitted to the Thanet Gazette A benefit concert in Thanet raised over £1,000 for cancer charities. On March 6, hundreds of music fans gathered for RockthePav, at the Pavilion in Broadstairs, as bands played throughout the afternoon. Performers were greeted with enthusiastic applause and cheers as the free mini […]

Sawbridgeworth mums battling cancer rais...

A musical evening hosted by two Sawbridgeworth mums battling cancer raised a record amount for three charities and was enjoyed by all involved. Maddy Kelly and Dawn Gibson hosted Sawbo Sessions 22, featuring three local bands, at Sawbridgeworth Memorial Hall on March 4 to give them something positive to focus on. After totaling £5,440.90 in […]

“I was told I had a year to live – now I

A woman who was told she had a year to live after her cancer diagnosis, but who pushed for alternative treatment and is now in remission, spoke about the specific challenges faced by black people with a cancer diagnosis. Cancer. Judith Neptial, 50, from Romford, was diagnosed with terminal stomach cancer in 2018. Prior to […]

Young boy who was told he had cancer ‘ju

An eight-year-old boy who was told he had cancer “just like mum”, is celebrating his victory over the disease – just weeks before the first anniversary of his death. Brave Freddie Gittins was heartbroken when his beloved mother Emma died of cancer on March 30 last year aged just 41. Months later, his father noticed […]

On Friday Brean Ladies Night will raise ...

The last tickets are on sale for a ladies night out to benefit a Burnham-On-Sea-based breast cancer charity. Somerset Breast Cancer Now – formerly known as Somerset Breakthrough Breast Cancer – is holding its first women’s nights in two years due to the pandemic. The first will take place this Friday, March 25, 2022 at […]

Agents Do Charity – spreading the light

Healthier heroes: Lancashire’s Home Truths agency generously offered its branches as drop-off points for donations destined for Ukraine – and those donations came in droves and fast, filling two containers that left for the war-torn country. Home Truths director John Ascoft says: “We have been moved and overwhelmed by the support from our […]

Breakthrough drug may reduce risk of wom...

A breakthrough drug can drastically reduce the risk of women with the ‘Angelina Jolie gene’ dying from breast cancer. Scientists studied nearly 2,000 women with early-stage cancer, all of whom carried BRCA1 and BRCA2 mutations. Half received olaparib tablets to be taken twice daily for a year, while the others received a placebo. The results […]

Tebow at Barber, Johnson Charity, CheckI...

Heisman Trophy winner Tim Tebow will be the grand marshal for the Honda Indy Grand Prix of Alabama presented by AmFirst on Sunday, May 1 at Barber Motorsports Park in Birmingham, Alabama. Tebow played quarterback for the University of Florida from 2006 to 2009, winning the Heisman as the nation’s best player in 2007. He […]

Sunshine Ride March 18-19 Helps Albury W...

community, Sunshine Ride, Albury Wodonga Regional Cancer Center, fundraising, 24-hour stationary bike ride, Albury Police, Wodonga Police, boxing and adrenaline conditioning Albury Police will remember a colleague with ‘a tough exterior but a heart of gold’ while tackling a 24-hour cancer charity pedal this weekend. The Murray River Police District team will join their Wodonga […]

Ukrainian children brought to England fo...

The British government brought 21 Ukrainian children with cancer to receive care through the NHS in England Children will undergo an assessment to understand their specific health needs before receiving treatment at an appropriate NHS hospital The intervention is part of the government’s broader humanitarian response to the Ukrainian conflict with more than 650,000 medical […]

CAMILLA SCHLEGEL Obituary (2022) – Washi

SCHLEGEL Camilla Phillips Schlegel (70) passed away at her home in Silver Spring on February 28, 2022, surrounded by the love and care of her family, after a long journey with ovarian cancer. Camilla was born on April 11, 1951 in Des Moines, Iowa, the youngest child of Charles William Phillips and Elizabeth Seitner Phillips. […]

Charity Commission bans group claiming t...

The Charity Commission has issued a warning to medical charities as it bans a group that claimed to treat cancer with juice drinks. Gerson Support Group, registered as a charity since 1997, has promoted its own “nutritional therapy” for patients with life-threatening illnesses. This included an organic vegetarian diet, nutritional supplements and enemas. Freshly made […]

Two Brothers pub raises nearly £10,000 f

A CHEF with terminal cancer has been overwhelmed with support after a fun day out which raised nearly £10,000 for his chosen charity. Chris Chapman, 57, was diagnosed with pancreatic cancer three days before Christmas last year after suffering from a painful stomach ache. Rather than dwell on his diagnosis, Chris, a regular at The […]

Mansfield’s daughter’s ‘positive steps’

Charlotte Godfrey, 28, says taking on a charity challenge to walk 11,000 steps in a month has helped unite her family, who enjoy walking together, and helped distract from the sadness associated with a diagnosis of Cancer Charlotte, 28, a freelancer who runs an online business, hopes Chad’s readers will support her efforts. She has […]

How you can help desperate cancer patien...

How to help cancer patients in Ukraine The American Cancer Society estimates that more than 179,000 newly diagnosed cancer patients are in Ukraine. The American Cancer Society’s Clinical Volunteer Corps works with its National Cancer Information Clearinghouse to respond to calls and questions from people in Eastern Europe. Volunteers are needed. Organizations such as the […]

BB hoops supports Camp Good Days | Feat...

BB hoops supports Camp Good Days TEAM EFFORT: Event raises money for long-time cancer charity BERGEN — In their first fundraiser for St. John Fisher College’s (SJF) annual Teddi Dance for Love, the Byron-Bergen men’s and women’s varsity basketball teams raised $681. “Over the past few years, they have also raised funds for Ronald McDonald […]

Wiltshire barefoot runner tries to break...

Talk about big foot strength, a Wiltshire man is running 13-mile half marathons every day for 31 days this month – and he’s doing it barefoot. Ben Weeks, a 45-year-old commercial property consultant from Cherhill, near Calne, has set himself the staggering goal of completing a total of 406 miles by the end of the […]

UH community creates buzz to support ped...

St. Baldrick’s Foundation fundraiser participants. The University of Hawaii the community creates a buzz before the 11th Annual Head Shave Fundraiser hosted by the St. Baldrick’s Foundation on April 24, 12 p.m. to 5 p.m. uh students, faculty, staff, and the general public are invited to support the organization that has helped provide opportunities for […]

Swansea Building Society chooses Maggie’

(left to right) Lucia Osmond, Head of Fundraising at Maggie’s, with Tony Rees and Jane Parker of the Swansea Building Society. SWANSEA Building Society has announced that Maggie’s Swansea will be its official charity for 2022, following a vote by its staff. The cancer support charity, Maggie’s, was founded by Maggie Keswick Jencks following her […]

Tri-state cleanup company partners with ...

CINCINNATI (WXIX) – A tri-state cleanup company is partnering with a nonprofit to help people undergoing cancer treatment. When a person is battling cancer, they are often not home often due to doctor’s appointments, and even when they do, they are too tired to clean and tidy up. This is where clean for a reason […]

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The fashion industry has played an important role in the fundraising and campaigning activities of a number of charities. From Breast Cancer Now’s The showa fashion show featuring models living with or beyond breast cancer, at People for the Ethical Treatment of Animal’s (PETA), ‘I’d rather go naked than wear fur‘ countryside. The fashion world […]

Paramedics make a big leap forward for c...

Bold NHS staff are ready to ‘jump for joy’ to raise money to support Croydon Health Charity’s £150,000 Power of Play appeal. Jump for a cause: NHS staff hope to raise thousands of pounds with their company The appeal will support the development of fun playgrounds, interactive play areas, toys and relaxation rooms within the […]

Dingwall family run miles for Macmillan ...

Marisska with mom Sharon and aunt Stephanie. A family from Dingwall took to the streets in a charity walking challenge throughout February. Marisska Slupek (18) and her mother Sharon and aunt Stephanie run and walk 5km every day, raising money for cancer charity Macmillan. They wanted to mark the 10th anniversary of their late father […]

Powys Automobile Club supports cancer ch...

A charity in LLANDRINDOD Wells has been revived thanks to a generous donation from a local sports club. Llandrindod Wells & District Motor Club has donated £3,000 to cancer charity Bracken Trust. The members raised funds through the success of a charity event held in September 2021, in which more than 190 runners participated. This […]

Yolo Jo’s charity celebrates its fifth a

03/04/2022 Everyone knew Jo Williams. And to know her was to love her. She was the life and soul of where she worked at Shop Direct in Speke and was always laughing. “Jo knew everyone in the building, and they all knew her and loved her,” says her husband David. “She was 100% positive.” Jo […]

Milton Keynes charity pays tribute to ‘l

A charity in Milton Keynes has paid tribute to the ‘larger than life’ BBC radio producer who died exactly a year ago today (March 3). Brain Tumor Researchwho is based in Shenley Wood, pays tribute to Simon Willis, of Aspley Guise. Simon died from an aggressive and incurable brain tumor. He was best known for […]

Johnsons of Whixley team to talk about 2...

STAFF at a North Yorkshire nursery have pledged to walk more than 10,000 steps each in March as they take part in a charity challenge. Throughout March, 28 Johnsons of Whixley staff will walk a combined total of 280,000 steps, which equates to approximately 140 miles per day, 980 miles per week and an overall […]

Ladies start sea swimming every day in B...

Two local ladies took the first of a daily series of freezing sea dips in Burnham-On-Sea this week as they launch a month-long fundraising challenge for a charity close to their hearts . Sarah Harrison from Rooksbridge and Amanda Shine from Highbridge are hoping to raise hundreds of pounds for Cancer Research UK with a […]

Lights for the hospice and CARMHA

CARMHA reps Yvonne Moroney, Damian O Donoghue (who played music at the Christmas lights on December 3) and Donie Ryan received a check for €500 from Patricia and Pat Ahern. PHOTOS: BRIDGET DELANEY Delivery of receipts to the Nenagh family home Previous following Picture 1 of 2 CARMHA reps Yvonne Moroney, Damian O Donoghue (who […]

5 Hong Kong charities that support women...

While you never have to wait for a special day to do good, we’re keeping International Women’s Day in mind this month – highlighting five Hong Kong organizations and charities that support the women and girls, with whom you can get involved. International Women’s Day (IWD) takes place annually on March 8 (corresponding to Women’s […]

Toddler’s seizure on first day at nurser

When two-year-old Megan Evans suffered a seizure on her very first day at nursery, doctors at first thought it might have been due to separation anxiety. But her parents sensed something was seriously wrong, and their suspicions were proven six months later when their daughter was diagnosed with an inoperable brain tumour. It was the […]

Lung disease deaths highest in Western E...

B ritain has the highest death rate for lung disease in Western Europe, a charity has warned. Over a seven-year period to 2018, half a million people in the UK died of lung diseases such as asthma attacks, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) and pneumonia, the organization says. charity Asthma and Lung UK. The charity, […]

Ayrshire Society boosts support for canc...

A Kilmarnock business has reaffirmed its support for Ayrshire Cancer Support – extending its partnership with the charity and becoming one of the founders of its new cancer centre. In 2020 and 2021, TCS Construction Consultants, which has a base in Portland Road, raised an astonishing £21,563 for the charity. And they have now embarked […]