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Z Stratford staff from left to right: Laura Coxhead, Apryl Herrick, Teresa Price and Manager Michelle Kennedy. Photo/Alyssa Smith A petrol station and schools in Stratford jolted today in support of a national charity. Pupils from St Joseph’s School Stratford, Taranaki Diocesan School for Girls, Ngaere School and Z Stratford staff joined thousands of other […]

Betting on a cure for brain cancer

Many types of brain cancer remain incurable. For example, glioblastoma (GBM), the most common and deadliest form of brain cancer in adults, causes more years of life lost than any other form of the disease, with survival and treatment options that haven’t improved in over 20 years. . Why is it? We have encountered a […]

Charles River Apparel assembles ‘school

Top 40 supplier Charles River Apparel (asi/44620) wants to ensure that all students start school on the right foot. So employees gathered last week at the Sharon, MA, headquarters to assemble 1,200 school kits for children in need, as part of a nonprofit initiative Cradles to Crayons. Cradles to Crayons provides children from […]

Darnhall Show hailed success of funds do...

FUNDS raised at this year’s Darnhall Show have been donated to help prostate cancer research. From vintage tractors and classic cars to dance performances and dog training demonstrations, there was something for everyone. Now show secretary Sue Langley has announced, following its success, that £500 of the profits made will be donated to charity. This […]

International Charity Day: A roundup of ...

Preston is a city full of philanthropic spirit, with many charities covering a wide range of causes, both international and national. Here’s a roundup of some of the charities in Preston you can get involved with today: Homelessness/poverty A beginner’s guide to charities in Preston this International Charity Day. The Foxton Center– Preston’s main provider […]

The Living Tree of Bridport celebrates i...

A BRIDPORT charity that has received national recognition for the incredible work it does in the community is celebrating its 10th anniversary with a series of events. The Living Tree started as a small cancer support group, but has grown over the years and is now a registered charity. It offers friendship, creative activities and […]

Great North Run from Northallerton fundr...

A mum-of-two is preparing to take on the Great North Run for the first time after being inspired by her own mother’s battle with breast cancer. Rowena Wallace, business development manager at Darlington-based Wharton Construction, raises money for Breast Cancer Now, which funds research into a disease that claimed the lives of 11,499 people between […]

Community unites to raise vital funds fo...

Community unites to raise vital funds for breast cancer charity A LOCAL community has come together to raise vital funds to support a breast cancer charity. The Barmulloch Community Development Company (BCDC) hosted an afternoon tea on Sunday August 28 in support of the world-class research and life-changing support of Breast Cancer Now. Over 800 […]

Timber Craft Whiskey becomes title spons...

Dallas, TX (September 1, 2022) The Payne Stewart Kids Golf Foundation and SknVue are pleased to announce that Timber Craft Whiskey is the title sponsor of the second annual “Skn in the Game” charity golf tournament to be held September 21 at Cowboys Golf Club in Grapevine, NA. Texas. Handcrafted in Big Spring, Texas, Timber […]

Patricia Ann Shomo | News, Sports, Jobs

Shomo Patricia Ann Shomo, 68, Hollentown, died at her home on Tuesday. She was born in Altoona, the daughter of Violet T. (Costello) Irwin and the late Eugene T. Irwin. Surviving is his mother, Violet T. Mahoney of Lakeland, Florida; three siblings: John S. (Rose) Irwin of Largo, Florida, Gregory A. […]

Rush’s Alex Lifeson to receive special a

Scott Dudelson/Getty Images Rush guitarist Alex Lifeson will receive a special honor at the 24th edition Ann Liguori Foundation Charity Golf Classic event, which will take place on September 22 at the Maidstone Club in East Hampton, New York. The annual fundraiser, hosted by a veteran sports broadcaster and talk show host Anne Liguoribenefits various […]

Halstead donor to run marathon with girl...

A LIFE-SAVING donor is about to team up with the woman he saved to run the world’s biggest half-marathon. Elliott Brock, 43, was 29 when he decided to donate his bone marrow to a young stranger 14 years ago. After joining the registry run by Anthony Nolan, a stem cell transplant and leukemia cancer charity, […]

Ex-Echo on the run to fight prostate can...

TWO former colleagues from The Northern Echo are teaming up in the fight against prostate cancer. Nick Loughlin and Paul Fraser worked together for 15 years at Priestgate Sports Office and, as the pair now work apart while remaining in media, they are reconnecting. As Nick runs the London Marathon to benefit the charity, Rephrase […]

Cancer patient Worthing takes on a chall...

A CANCER patient took on an exhausting challenge in memory of her mother who died of the disease last year. Ali Durrant, from Worthing, completed the Yorkshire Three Peaks Challenge to raise money for a charity that has helped his mother, Angela. Angela died of cervical cancer in January 2021, Ali was diagnosed with breast […]

Team Crystal Tran – Chicago Agent Magazi

Crystal Tran, Broker Salma Torres, Broker Nitasha Kassam, Broker Kimberly Trefilek, Broker Armando Zires, Broker Christophe Saucédo, Broker Kevin Little, Broker Nina Guidice, Broker This team of nine agents brings together diverse backgrounds, professional experience and immense knowledge to deliver the high quality service that the Crystal Tran team is known for. “Together, we are […]

British Gas workers travel the Isle of W...

BRITISH Gas colleagues and friends toured the Isle of Wight for charity, covering 65 miles with over 4,200ft of climbs to conquer. Last month, the group aimed to push their bodies to the limit and raise money for two projects close to their hearts, Testicular Cancer UK and charity The Wave Project. Unfortunately, one of […]

St Mary’s Parish Center raises £1,000 fo

The money will be shared equally between the Rosemère Cancer Foundation and the Derian House Children’s Hospice. The members donated her half to the Rosemère Cancer Foundation’s community fundraiser, Yvonne Stott. Rosemère was chosen as the recipient at the request of several regular players in the competition for a cause close to their hearts. Members […]

Edwardsville resident Lance McOlgan clim...

Lance McOlgan’s “summer vacation” was a little different this year, but he wouldn’t trade it for anything. McOlgan, a 48-year-old resident of Edwardsville, was among a group of people who climbed Chimborazo, Ecuador’s highest mountain, on August 19 for the eighth annual Climb for the Kids, organized by the Keep Climbing Foundation. The Climb for […]

Boy who survived leukemia sets up charit...

Debbie Jamieson / Stuff Lars van Halder, 9, with Quintus, the border collie puppy he received from the Make-A-Wish Foundation after surviving cancer. A Queenstown boy has set up an organization to help ‘one million children’ with cancer after recovering from the disease himself. In June last year, Lars van Halder was a happy 8-year-old […]

Mole mapping service at Ulster Hospital,...

A mole mapping service, the first of its kind in Northern Ireland, has been launched at Ulster Hospital. Health Minister Robin Swann described the new service as “a significant step forward in the early diagnosis and treatment of skin cancer melanoma”. The new service is a partnership between the South Eastern Health and Social Care […]

Sport in the name of charity

Fadhil Younus For a noble cause, several public and private sector organizations have collected donations and organized competitions, particularly through sport, in an act of charity. Over the years, grassroots charitable campaigns across a wide range of sports have aided beneficiaries and non-profit organizations nationwide by collecting donations accumulated through player fee proceeds. Collective efforts […]

Launch of Go Fund Me for a 23-year-old w...

A fundraising page has been launched to help a Bournemouth man with terminal cancer complete his to-do list. Over £19,000 has been donated to the ‘Culling Cancer’ Go Fund Me launched in support of 23-year-old Benjamin Cull. The page was started by Ben’s girlfriend Daisy Morrison to help the couple embark on dream vacations, fun […]

Charity sends elderly residents to coast...

Residents of North Kensington are taken to the seaside for a three-day break as Notting Hill Carnival returns for the first time since 2019. The event takes place in London, across Notting Hill, Ladbroke Grove, Westbourne Grove, Westbourne Park and Kensal Road. Thousands of revelers are ready to return to attend the carnival to celebrate […]

Greenwich Bakery owner heads to the Alps...

Many locals know Charlotte Dequeker as part of the family run Raphael’s Bakery on Mason Street, which has become a community hub since opening in December 2020. Not everyone knows that Dequeker is an elite runner who traveled to France this week for a grueling 100 mile run to raise money to fight pancreatic cancer. […]

Navy stalwart and rugby fan Sid, 58, los...

TRIBUTE was paid to a stalwart of the Navy from Little Clacton who died at the age of 58. Chief Petty Officer Graham ‘Sid’ Street, an underwater warfare specialist, was diagnosed with bowel cancer in 2017. Originally from Little Clacton in Essex but living in Portsmouth, he has spent much of his free time with […]

Rick Shiels Charity Challenge – 150 Mile

Rick Shiels is the CEO of YouTube Golf. In case you missed his backstory, here it is: Amassing some 2.3 million subscribers, shooting videos for over 10 years, he has proven adept at capturing the interest of the golf world as he continues to grow. His videos range from playing golf with 7-foot-7 clubs, teaching […]

Northland Strong: Heather and Lily

In December 2018, Dr. Heather Buchholz noticed something was wrong with her 18-month-old daughter, Lily. “We had noticed that she didn’t really seem to have a lot of energy for several months and things just weren’t like walking, didn’t really pick up,” Heather said. “We wore it a lot, so it felt like something was […]

Cheshire: A tractor race is held to rais...

A TRACTOR race will be held near Whitchurch to raise money for two cancer charities. The event takes place in Malpas and was organized by Merry Perry who was diagnosed with breast cancer in 2020 and wants to raise money for the Lingen Davies Cancer Fund and Coppa Feel. Mary said she has been passionate […]

Inverness Tesco donates £25,000 worth of

A Tesco store in Inverness has donated £25,000 of stock to Highland Hospice after it was dampened by weekend flooding. The supermarket’s Inshes branch had to be evacuated on Sunday after heavy rain caused sections of the roof to collapse. Videos on social media showed the majority of the flooding in the household goods and […]

Jefferson Memorial Cemetery receives bac...

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — A local cemetery is facing backlash from the community after hosting a charity drive-by cruise on its grounds. The Jefferson Memorial Cemetery, Funeral Home, Crematory and Arboretum held their annual drive-in cruise on Sunday with a beer tent, food trucks and live music. KDKA Some people said the event caused grief for […]

Youngsters conquer grueling 69-mile char...

Cameron Bland, Adam McGarry, Caitlyn White, Guy Pattinson, Kieran Halcrow, Clark Pattinson, Millie Normal, Molly Gunn and Leo Sanczuck A group of young people took a grueling walk to raise funds in some of the hottest weather this year. Caitlyn White, 21, from Whitehaven, along with her close friends, hiked the 69-mile route from Newcastle […]

Charity walk sees Southend man say thank...

A Southend man who was tested, diagnosed and treated for both heart disease and cancer in just 11 months, at all three Mid and South Essex NHS Foundation Trust hospital sites, is to undertake a sponsored walk for the charity charity of the trust Brian Gutberlet, 61, underwent open-heart surgery at Basildon Hospital in June […]

Race to support food bank and cancer cha...

KIRKISTOWN Race Circuit will host its biggest weekend of the season at the end of the month, including the showpiece Leinster Trophy race, with two charities set to benefit from the reunion. The Newtownards Food Bank is the focus of a circuit sponsored walk and a – already sold out – charity dinner at the […]

Friends raise £1,400 for Lanarkshire Mag

Dr Laura Steven, Jennifer Thomson, Holly Smith and Joanne Anderson took up the Battle Cancer Challenge to support a local organization. Maggie’s Lanarkshire, located on the grounds of Monklands Hospital in Airdrieoffers free support to people with cancer and their loved ones. READ MORE: Hotel with rooftop bar to open above Glasgow’s Polo Lounge The […]

IRS fails to protect donors to poorly ru...

OPINION: The IRS is supposed to keep a close eye on nonprofits that enjoy privileged tax status. And yet, 76 fake charities hiding in plain sight (all registered with the same New York post office address) were recently discovered to have obtained IRS approval. The scam wasn’t even good. Fake charities have adopted names similar […]

Cancer charity founder leads epic 24-mil...

Geordie philanthropist and Daft as a Brush cancer charity founder Brian Burnie led an epic 24-mile march between Sunderland and Newcastle to mark VJ (Victory Japan) Day and honor the memory of his “great friend” Len Gibson. Remarkable Sunderland war veteran Len, who received the British Empire Medal, died aged 101 last year – after […]

Moray man takes ‘painful’ hiking trip th

Moray man takes ‘painful’ hiking trip through Swedish wilderness to raise money for cancer charities Calendar An icon of a desktop calendar. to 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. […]

Newport fundraising group cycling for Ca...

Newport South Wales Cancer Crusaders are all set to take on their annual challenge to cycle 128 miles to raise money for vital equipment and research for Cancer Research UK. By traveling 128 miles along the Taff Trail and the Monmouthshire and Brecon Canal, the group hope to raise £14,227 for the cancer charity, beating […]

Peterborough men climb Britain’s three h

Register to our daily newsletter A group of six friends from Peterborough have climbed Britain’s three highest mountains to raise nearly £7,000 for cancer charity. Ben Templeman, 24; Chris Barnett, 24; Liam Manning, 24; Josh Wicks, 24; James Sharpe, 23; and Jack Manning, 22, completed their “Three Peaks Challenge” in just under 24 hours this […]

Cancer care bus tops Derry women’s ‘to d

Register to our daily newsletter Derry Journal Today Tracey McCay first spoke to the ‘Journal’ in April this year after recovering from cancer and taking a charity skydive in aid of Foyle Search and Rescue. Unfortunately, Tracey was told two weeks ago that the cancer had returned and she now has stage four kidney cancer, […]

UNC set to host dribble for victory over...

History links CHAPEL HILL, NC — Carolina Athletics is partnering with the Pediatric Cancer Research Foundation (PCRF) and the V Foundation for Cancer Research for its inaugural Dribble for Victory Over Cancer, which will raise funds for pediatric cancer research. The event is scheduled for August 28 and will be held on […]

Phillies Kyle Gibson and Zach Eflin to H...

Have you always dreamed of playing golf with your favorite Philadelphia Phillies players? Pitchers of the Phillies Kyle Gibson and Zach Eflin join their teammates and Big League Impact to raise money for those in need during the new announcement Swing for impact fan event at 6:00 p.m. on Sunday, August 21 at Topgolf Mount […]

AAP Rajya Sabha MP Sanjeev Arora to dona...

Chandigarh, Aug 10 (IANS): Sanjeev Arora, MP Rajya Sabha of the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) of Punjab, announced on Wednesday that he would donate his salary for philanthropic initiatives. In a statement posted here, Arora announced that he would donate his first three-month salary to the Ek Onkar Charitable Trust, which is engaged in […]

World record trip to take flight today –

DALLAS – World traveler Umit Sabanci is about to break the Guinness World Record for the fastest circumnavigation by scheduled flights. Over the years, Sabanci, who once broke the mark for the most countries traveled in 24 hours via public transport, was motivated to push the boundaries once again thanks to his love of travel. […]

Telegraph & Argus Cash for Charity – get

As the Telegraph & Argus’ huge cash giveaway begins, we’re highlighting the charitable causes that have benefited from it in recent years. Bradford District groups have a chance to win a share of a huge £128,000 cash giveaway through our grant scheme. The charity arm of T&A’s parent company, The Gannett Foundation, is providing £128,000 […]

Global cancer charity slams red meat stu...

One of the world’s leading cancer charities has echoed serious concerns about an influential report that links red meat consumption to cancer. The World Cancer Research Fund International (WCRF) has criticized The Lancet‘s Global Burden of Disease (GBD) 2019 study, which links red meat consumption to a dramatic increase in certain illnesses and deaths. The […]

Pink Ball makes a successful comeback, r...

The 2022 Pink Ball was a success this weekend, drawing large crowds to the sold-out charity event, which returned on Saturday night, Pink Ball organizers said in a press release. “We have almost 600 tonight. There are no seats available, all seats are taken,” said President Leah Beth Naholowaa. “The goal is to raise funds […]

Create a card to help sick children at C...

BABY Lily-May Betts was just one year old when she was diagnosed with a rare brain tumor – and after FOUR years of grueling treatment, she was finally given the green light in February. Lily-May is just one of thousands of children and young people diagnosed with cancer each year in the UK who spend […]

Baltimore gears up for a WOW fundraiser

A POPULAR fundraiser for a cancer charity returns to Baltimore next week after a Covid-enforced hiatus. Women on the Water – WOW – was created in 2014 by Joan Collins, former commodore of the Baltimore Sailing Club, following her diagnosis of leukemia. The fundraiser supports both Breakthrough Cancer Research, founded by the late Professor Gerry […]

Shaw donates $100,000 to recognize 10 Sh...

CALGARY, Alta., Aug. 05, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Shaw Communications Inc. kicked off round one of the 2022 Shaw Charity Classic by announcing it will donate $100,000 to support children and youth in Alberta, because it recognizes ten Shaw Charity Classic 10 Year Community Champions. Earlier this summer, Shaw appealed to the community, including the […]

Agents Do Charity – Back to School, Agen

Transmit the law: It was a back-to-school case for Convey Law IT director Joe Norris when he returned to his old school in Pontypool, South Wales, to donate 40 much-needed laptops . Norris, who attended RC School in St Alban, was delighted to meet children and some of his former teachers when he returned to […]

The logistics organization takes part in...

A national trade organization based in Tunbridge Wells got on their bikes for charity with a 130-mile night bike ride. Last week, staff from Logistics UK, formerly known as the Freight Transport Association, traveled from its regional office near Leamington Spa via London to its head office at Hermes House in St John’s Road. The […]

Tributes to little Adam – who inspired B

Family and friends have been devastated after a nine-year-old schoolboy died after a courageous battle with leukaemia. Banbridge’s Adam Watson had inspired a fundraising campaign under the ‘B Positive’ umbrella, with many social networks changing profiles to raise awareness. David and Sara’s son Adam was diagnosed in October 2019. During lockdown, in 2021, he visited […]

Braintree Police officer sees £3,000 rai

A serving policeman and former professional footballer has teamed up with a local shoe store to raise £3,000 for charity after being diagnosed with cancer. Nicky Smith is currently a police officer in the Braintree and Witham area. In a bid to raise money for Essex-based cancer charity Helen Rollason, Nicky has teamed up with […]

Grantham’s mother and Superdrug store ma

A mother has completed a walk from Grantham to Skegness in aid of a cancer charity. Leanne Fisher, 31, traveled 65 miles from her home town of Grantham to Skegness Clock Tower over the weekend to raise money for Marie Curie. Leaving on Saturday morning, Leanne walked for a total of 22 hours over three […]

Derry people ‘Stripped Bare’ for a chari

The project is led by Tommy White and Emer McLaughlin in memory of Emmette Dillon, the driving force behind the LegenDerry Naked charity calendars, where locals stripped down for a calendar in aid of cancer research. Emmette died by suicide last year, so makeup artist Emer and Emmette’s good friend Tommy, a photographer, teamed up […]

Letters: Charity hypermarket could entic...

The idea of ​​setting up a charity supermarket in Greenbridge shows how mainstream retailers have struggled in recent times. I don’t think it’s just the result of the Covid pandemic. We had a lot of empty stores on shopping parks and downtown long before this happened. But I’m sure the lockdowns and people’s need to […]

Diamond fundraiser to end colon cancer s...

TROY — He didn’t know Jamie Samuelsen personally, but when he was approached about hosting a fundraising baseball tournament at the end of August, Mike Morris of League Sports LLC immediately thought of the personality of the longtime radio and sports writer who died of colon cancer two years ago. ” I did not know […]

Marlborough-based charity gets $100,000 ...

Karleen Habin and Mary Lou Woodford of Cancer1Source received a $100,000 scholarshipgrant from the Cummings Foundation. At the Cummings Foundation Grant Celebration, theywere accompanied by the mayor of Marlborough, Arthur Vigeant. MARLBOROUGH – Marlborough-based public charity Cancer1Source will receive a $100,000 grant from the Cummings Foundation, Mayor Arthur Vigeant has announced. Cancer1Source was created by […]

As Friday’s Mega Millions Draw Approache

One of the biggest lottery prizes in the country rose a little more on Thursday as the Mega Millions jackpot increased to around $1.1 billion. Rise ahead of Friday night’s draw makes jackpot third largest, behind $1.5 billion awards won in 2018 and 2016. The Mega Millions prize has become so important because it has […]

Charity status for mum in Chapel-en-le-F...

Within days, Gemma Ellis secured a charity number for The Gem Foundation – Stage 4 Deserves More, but she also took over a retail unit in Chapel and received a letter from Boris Johnson praising the good work what she did. The 39-year-old said: “I don’t think it’s sunk in yet to be honest. It […]

Charity car show benefits Lima charities

LIMA — Mother Nature may have dampened attendance at the 15th annual Westgate Charity Auto Show, held June 26 at the Apollo Career Center, but that hasn’t dampened morale among show organizers. , who were always able to help the necessary funds flow to a variety of charities in the area. Six of those charities […]

‘A Night of Glitz and Glamour’ Charity B

After a Covid-19 hiatus, the Otago Polytechnic Cancer Society’s annual Spring Ball is back, bringing a night of “glitter and glamour”. Organizing Committee Chair Sarah Simmers said the event would be held at Dunedin Town Hall on September 2 and it was hoped that over $100,000 could be raised to support the Otago Division and […]

Metro Roundup: Alabama Breast Cancer Res...

The Alabama Breast Cancer Research Foundation will host four fundraisers between August and October. Here are some details for each: DISC GOLF GOES PINK This event is Saturday, August 13 in Calera. Players will play 36 holes on two courses at Oliver Park and George W. Roy Recreational Park. Registration opens at 7:30 a.m. and […]

British and Irish Lions | Rugby referee...

British and Irish Lions July 25, 2022 10:54 a.m. Reading time: 2 minutes Rugby referee Andrew Peterson has raised over £100,000 in memory of legendary British and Irish Lions prop Tom Smith after completing an epic 2,500km run. The 55-year-old father of four weathered the UK’s worst heat wave on record, spending more than 16 […]

Name removal | Realtors donate to Pajar...

Last week, agents at Christie’s International Real Estate Sereno Coastal offices presented a check for $7,500 to Pajaro Valley Shelter Services, their Q2 Community Impact grant recipient for April-June 2022. Pajaro Valley Shelter Services helps provide local families with a path to a stable, sustainable, and independent future through short and long-term housing and support […]

‘Game-changing’ blood test is even bette

A simple blood test that promises to be more effective at detecting early-stage breast cancer than a mammogram has been hailed as a “game changer” for women’s health. The Trucheck test, which highlights cancer cells circulating in the blood, correctly identifies 92% of breast cancers, about five percentage points more than mammography. But scientists say […]

The 3Cs celebrate another year of charit...

COEUR d’ALENE — “We did it again!” It was the joyous proclamation made after the women of Cancer & Community Charities – better known as the 3Cs – decided which local organizations will receive the funds they raised this year. The 3Cs will be handing out $111,550 at their annual appreciation luncheon next month. 2022 […]

Rage Against the Machine donates $75,000...

Rage against the machine made another significant donation to a charitable cause, this time to a number of Indigenous charities across Canada. They announced the donation on Twitter yesterday (July 21.) “Charity tickets purchased by our fans at Tuesday’s show in Hamilton, Ontario raised $75,000,” the band tweeted. “These funds will be distributed by why […]

Cancer Research UK and Sosei Heptares si...

Sosei Group Company HTL0039732 is a novel EP4 antagonist with the potential to treat a wide range of cancers in combination with other immunotherapies TOKYO, Japan and LONDON and CAMBRIDGE, UK, July 22 Feb. 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Sosei Group Corporation (“the Company”; TSE: 4565), an international biopharmaceutical company and world leader in GPCR1-structure-based drug […]

Cancer wait times in Wales are ‘unaccept

//= do_shortcode(‘[in-content-square]’) ?> CT and PET scanner. The photo of joncallas is licensed under CC BY 2.0. A leading charity says waiting times for a cancer diagnosis are ‘unacceptable’ after latest official figures confirmed that just over half of patients in Wales start treatment in the eight weeks following suspicion of cancer. In May, only […]

‘A giant leap’: Charities hail plan to e

The government’s decision to remove additional barriers some LGBTQ couples face in accessing NHS-funded fertility treatments has been welcomed by charities and equality organisations. Under current rules, heterosexual couples can access NHS-funded fertility treatment once they demonstrate they have been trying to conceive naturally for a period of time. However, single women and same-sex female […]

Rhode Island woman to plead guilty to br...

According to a signed plea agreement filed in the U.S. District Court in Providence, a Rhode Island woman who allegedly falsely claimed to be a cancer-stricken U.S. Marine who was awarded the Purple Heart and Bronze Star, and who allegedly used the allegations to fraudulently earn hundreds of thousands of dollars in charitable benefits and […]

Entrepreneur donates £2,000 to charity t

THE JR Group has raised over £2,000 for Beatson Cancer Charity on an annual golf day. The Paisley-based contractor revealed that 60 guests including suppliers, business partners and contractors attended the event at Pollok Golf Club. In addition to a round of golf, attendees had the opportunity to network with industry […]

SUPPORT CONNECTION APPOINTS FIVE NEW MEM...

Support Connection, Inc., a Yorktown-based non-profit organization that provides free support services to people affected by breast, ovarian and gynecological cancer, is pleased to announce the appointment of five new members to its Board of Directors. The newly appointed board members are: Ida Doctor (Tarrytown, NY), associate director of risk management at Jacobi Medical Center, […]

Hodgkin’s lymphoma symptoms are ignored

A mum has revealed doctors described her worrying symptoms as ‘baby fatigue’ – until it turned out to be a rare cancer. Louise MacLeod, 44, was told by her GP that her constant fatigue was the result of recently welcoming her second child, daughter Nell, now 12, in 2010. WATCH VIDEO ABOVE: Louise MacLeod’s symptoms […]

Kayak paddling the Cork coast for a loca...

A sea kayaker is currently traveling the entire Cork coastline to raise money for a great local cause. The 200-300km solo expedition is being undertaken by Jon Hynes in aid of Cancer Support Service, Cork ARC House Jon, who works with the Kinsale Outdoor Education Center and is a member of the Kinsale RNLI, has […]

York Rocks Against Cancer returns to tow...

A CHARITY concert in York, supporting the fight against cancer, will be presented by some of the best local groups to raise funds for vital research. York Rocks Against Cancer returns Saturday, July 23 at the York Barbican. This is the fifth installment of ‘York Rocks’ since its inception in 2013, with nearly £70,000 raised […]

Sussex charity golf day in memory of Tom...

Mark Cobb, owner of Myclean Sussex, has seen his charity golf days become so popular, his July event was oversubscribed, so he is planning another in September to raise more funds in 2022. Mark said: “In 2011 my father Trevor passed away from pancreatic cancer. Since then I have been running charity golf days in […]

The Darlington family raises thousands i...

A large group of family and friends of well-known Darlington man Mark Scarr, who lost his life to cancer, embark on a 26-mile charity hike. The Mighty Hike Scarr group, which has 15 family and friends including Mark’s widow Christine, smashed its goal for the event by contributing to the total donations of £26,000 raised […]

Comedian Rhod Gilbert announces he’s und

Comedian Rhod Gilbert has announced that he is being treated for cancer and will be “disappearing for a while” to focus on his recovery. The Welsh stand-up, 53, shared a post on his official Facebook page thanking staff at the Velindre Cancer Center in Cardiff, where he is being treated. Gilbert said that before his […]

Women who climbed Scafell Pike dressed a...

DONS poured in for an inspiring group of women who dressed up as giant ‘crazy people’ as they scaled England’s tallest mountain. Ceara Fisher took on the wacky charity challenge this weekend alongside Dawn McMullan and a few friends to mark nearly five years since her mother was first diagnosed with stage one breast cancer. […]

Fred Hutch and Amazon Collaborate on Cli...

The Arnold Building on the campus of the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center. (Fred Hutch Photo) The Fred Hutchinson Cancer Center is leveraging Amazon’s expertise in machine learning to collaborate on an early-stage clinical trial testing a cancer vaccine in patients with certain types of breast cancer or melanoma. The trial has been posted on […]

Relay for life at stadium 805 for a char...

The American Cancer Society’s Relay For Life — one of the world’s largest fundraising events dedicated to saving lives from cancer — will return to Santa Maria on Saturday in an abbreviated form. Participants will gather at Stadium 805, located at 1900 Hutton Road in Nipomo, for eight hours of laps to honor those affected […]

CW ‘Standing Up for Addy’ to Support Sar

The Charity 3V3 Basketball Tournament, part of Team Addy’s Family Fun Day, tends to raise over $100,000 Wellington Center has lots of love for 14-year-old Fergus resident Addison Hill. On Saturday, more than 100 people showed up at Wellington Center District High School to take part in the 3V3 Charity Basketball Tournament, part of Team […]

Highland News and Media (HNM) has raised...

Click here to sign up for our curated newsletters! Neil MacLennan, HNMedia Pre-Media Manager, Shirlie Geddes, Macmillan Cancer Support Senior Relationship Fundraiser Manager for North Scotland and Darrel Paterson, Macmillan Cancer Support Charity Champion. Pictured: James Mackenzie. The discussion group, which runs local newspapers including The Inverness Courier, chose the charity as charity partner of […]

Cancer charity exposes ‘scandal’ of pati

Passengers queue to check in their bags departing from Terminal 5 at Heathrow Airport, west London (Steve Parsons/PA) (PA Wire) A cancer charity has revealed the ‘scandal’ of patients being denied valuable holiday break because they are unable to obtain affordable travel insurance due to their ‘misunderstood’ illness. Southampton-based cancer charity Planets has described the […]

The Rocks ‘n’ Roses de Mayo choir celebr

Bloomin’ fabulous: The Rocks ‘n’ Roses Choir recently celebrated their 10th anniversary at Mayo Cancer Support Headquarters – Rock Rose House, Castlebar. PHOTO: FRANK FULLARD Published: Sat, Jul 9, 2022, 11:45 AM THE resumption of normal activities after the Covid restrictions has been cause for celebration for countless clubs and voluntary organizations in the county […]

Crowds flock to Love Your Sister fundrai...

SAMUEL Johnson has wrapped up two successful events in the Geelong area as part of his cancer charity Love Your Sister’s fundraising campaign, raising over $50,000 for cancer research. During a Friday night talk show at Torquay Surf Life Saving Club and a day of family fun at Geelong Racing Club on Sunday afternoon, the […]

Letter: Obituary of Sir Colin Blakemore ...

An encounter with Colin Blakemore and Les Ward on the set of BBC One’s Kilroy in 1991 led to the formation of what eventually became Boyd. At the time, Les was director of Advocates for Animals and I of the Research for Health Charities Group. Then, as now, I opposed animal research in principle, but […]

Donations for two Burnley charities afte...

After stepping down as president of the Clitheroe Rotary Club, after two years in the role, Jenni Schumann spoke about what she and her team have accomplished during her tenure, including initiatives such as setting up clinics of covid vaccination, collection of 90 tons of aid for Ukraine and collection of unwanted items. including computers […]

Johnstone family take ninth time Beatson...

A WOMAN and her family take part in a sponsored charity walk for the ninth consecutive year in memory of her father who died of cancer. Felicity Gillespie, 44, has done Beatson’s “Off the Beatson Track” walk every year since her father Brian McLaughlin asked the family to participate in 2014 on his 70th birthday. […]

Body Double used for the scene of the Me...

A child who played with the O’Keefe Music Foundation is the lookalike of stranger things character Eddie Munson during Metallica’s climactic scene on the Netflix show’s season four finale. Aidan Fisher, now a young adult, revealed his participation in a Facebook post during the July 4 holiday. If the name “Aidan Fisher” sounds familiar to […]

Teenage girl braves shaving and swears t...

Emily Whitmore, 13, has her head shaved to raise money for cancer charity Myeloma UK Emily Whitmore, 13, from Nesscliffe, will shave her head on July 15 to support Myeloma UK, a charity dedicated to funding research into a treatment and, eventually, a cure for myeloma. The Corbet School pupil was just eight years old […]

Raphoe Man’s charity presents $1 million

A New Zealand charity founded in memory of a Raphoe man has presented cancer researchers with a check for $1 million. The sum, paid to the Gillies McIndoe Research Center in Wellington, is the largest donation ever made by the Hugo Green Charitable Trust. The Trust has just released its fifth annual report, detailing payments […]

Gold Coast family share insight in the f...

A Gold Coast family shares their fight and helps raise awareness after their son was diagnosed with a rare form of cancer at just 17 months old. Mason Garnar has endured several bouts of chemotherapy, with his family spending the past Christmas, Easter and birthdays in hospital. Watch more in the video above Watch the […]

Presteigne sisters joined by mum in fund...

TWO Presteigne sisters have raised over £1,500 after having their hair cut and donated it to a charity that provides real hair wigs to children who have lost their own hair to cancer. Not only did Millie and Libby Traylor raise a stunning total of £1,680 for the Little Princess Trust by cutting 1.5 meters […]

Charlie Watts: ‘You wither away and die’

Once dubbed “the greatest drummer of his generation” due to his musical talents, Watts’ death was confirmed by his publicist on August 24 in a statement revealing that he died peacefully in a London hospital, surrounded by his family. Although the exact cause of the star’s death was never revealed, shortly before his death Watts […]

UCF wrestler Giga Chikadze receives 2022...

Georgian mixed martial artist and kickboxer Giga Chikadze received the Forrest Griffin Community Award of the Ultimate Fighting Championship Honors this year, in recognition of his volunteer and charitable work. Presented annually as part of the President’s Choice category of UFC honors, the award is given to a recipient personally chosen by UFC President Dana […]

Miss North Cumbria will host a spectacul...

MISS North Cumbria will be hosting a series of charity nights to raise money for a cause close to her heart. Roseanne Reed-Brough, 27, from Great Orton, will kick off a series of charity activities with the ‘ultimate charity evening and dinner’ at the Andalucian on July 7 – with all funds raised for cancer […]

“Don’t people die from all this? Jools

With his heartfelt words of warning out of the way, the 77-year-old star strode across the stage with ease, unaware that he had just disembarked from an 11-hour flight from Los Angeles. Although Stewart is, perhaps the most notable name on the guest list, a close call between Stewart and Van Morrison, who donned a […]

Blackpool father whose daughter has a br...

Keith Walsh, 70, abseiled 170ft in the tower, in Trafford, Manchester, on Saturday June 25 to raise money for the national charity Brain Tumor Research after his daughter Zara Taylor was diagnosed with glioblastoma aggressive (GBM) following several convulsions. Zara, also from Blackpool and married to Josh Taylor, was just 30 when she was diagnosed. […]

Dr. Charlie Teo breaks the silence with ...

Controversial neurosurgeon Charlie Teo broke his silence in a moving message about the teenage patient he called his “miracle girl”. Controversial neurosurgeon Charlie Teo has likened himself to “an elite athlete” in a touching tribute to neurosurgery and the teenage patient he called his “miracle girl”. The former Australian of the Year finalist has kept […]

New Chairman of the Royal Marsden Cancer...

SIR Douglas Flint CBE has been appointed as the new Chairman of the Royal Marsden NHS Foundation Trust and the Royal Marsden Cancer Charity. Douglas, who has been a trustee of The Royal Marsden Cancer Charity since 2017, will succeed Charles Alexander CBE when his six-year term expires in November. The Royal Marsden Cancer Charity […]

Dedicated volunteer works at charity sho...

SWNS A dedicated volunteer at a charity shop spends 12 hours a week commuting to and from work, despite being 100 years old. David Flucker celebrated his centenary this week, but still went to work the next day as usual at the St. Columba’s Hospice shop in Edinburgh, Scotland. David spends four hours traveling to […]

Portland Paddling Retirees Complete 400-...

A power duo from PORTLAND completed their 400-mile kayaking challenge to benefit Julia’s House. Endurance athletes Tim Ellis, 66, and Eddie Ette, 65, ended up kayaking 423 miles from Land’s End to Margate in just 13 days to raise money for the children’s charity based in the Dorset. The challenge itself had to be split […]

Windermere spa therapists undergo traini...

A DEDICATED group of Windermere spa therapists have been trained to assist in the treatment of cancer patients. Katie Read, Hannah Ford and Beckie Gibson of Low Wood Bay Resort & Spa have earned an oncology massage qualification through the accredited Jennifer Young Training School. Their training includes Level 1 and Advanced Cancer Awareness, as […]

A Charity Evening of Laughter with Samue...

The community can get to know 2018 Golden Logie winner and Victorian Australian of the Year actor Samuel Johnson as he hosts ‘An Evening with Samuel Johnson’ in Torquay as part of the fundraising campaign of her cancer charity Love Your Sister. On the July 1 talk show at Torquay Surf Life Saving Club, Johnson […]

Worker and best friend of Corby Weetabix...

Adam Wright (30) at left and Alex Patience (33) at right A Corby Weetabix worker and his best friend are aiming to raise £1,000 for Children’s cancer charity while performing a parachute jump. Alex Patience and his best friend Adam Wright, both from Kettering, will take flight on July 30 in Peterborough. Alex said: “To […]

Oxfordshire cancer charity lacks new pre...

A cancer charity was unable to raise the funds it needed to secure its new premises, but staff have not given up hope and fundraising efforts will continue. Staff at the Hummingbird Centre, Bicester, were tasked with raising £700,000 within two weeks to secure the former Italian restaurant, Rigoletto, in Middleton Stoney, as their new […]

Rod Stewart and Van Morrison ‘raise the

A standing ovation greeted Sir Rod Stewart, Van Morrison and Paloma Faith as they led a star-studded line-up at a charity concert at the Royal Albert Hall. Thousands of people flocked to the world famous venue in central London for the Raise the Roof fundraising concert on Wednesday night, hosted by the charity Prostate Cancer […]

Asda in Tain held an eye-catching fundra...

Asda Tain employees Sorrell Jones, Holly Cox and Sean MacIvor took up the challenge for charity. An Easter Ross supermarket branch organized a brave charity shave this weekend for causes close to the hearts of those brave enough to take part. The initiative held at Asda Tain on Saturday morning resulted in a £500 donation […]

WHW Band of Brothers raises over £40,000

WHW Band of Brothers raises over £40,000 in memory of Dundee man Stuart Fraser Calendar An icon of a desktop calendar. to 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 […]

European Cycling Challenge raises almost...

Erl Wilkie and Donald Christie will donate the money raised to the Beatson Cancer Charity. Two friends from Glasgow have raised £2,427 for Beatson Cancer Charity, after cycling across Europe from Amsterdam to Hamburg. Erl Wilkie, 78, and his friend Donald Christie had been planning the 576km trip for some years, but it was postponed […]

Macmillan management apologizes after re...

Incidents were downplayed, report finds Macmillan admitted failing to meet standards after employees said his organizational culture was consistently racist and ableist. Macmillan management brought in consultants from the Social Justice Collective after employees raised concerns about the work culture at the charity. Employees told consultants that complaints of abuse “were glossed over” and said […]

Ryan Peniston shares his emotional goal ...

Ryan Peniston has opened up about his goal of using his platform to raise awareness for people with cancer, after battling rhabdomyosarcoma as a child. The 26-year-old is set to play his second ATP Tour event at Eastbourne following his stunning Queen’s debut earlier this week. Peniston became one of the best-known players in British […]

Cancer survivor beauty queen competes in...

When Anglee Kumar takes to the stage next month in her quest to reach the Miss Universe final, she will already be a winner in the hearts of millions. Not for its appearance, as beautiful as it is, but for qualities far beyond the skin. For his courage and determination. Because Anglee will be wearing […]

Amateur jockey completes ‘race of her li

An amateur jockey has completed the “race of her life” in a charity race. The Macmillan Cancer Support charity race day took place at York Racecourse on Saturday June 11, where Beth Johnson raised £4,780 for the cause. The 23-year-old decided to take part in the run to give back to the charity, which supported […]

Inverness GP completes MoonWalk for brea...

LR Iain Grant, Isla Macleod, Poppy Macleod, Morag Macleod, Andrew Macleod, Jamie Macleod An Inverness doctor with breast cancer has taken part in the annual MoonWalk for charity as she shares her story of her diagnosis. Morag Macleod, mum of three, had breast cancer in 2021. But just recently she completed a 26.2-mile Full Moon […]

About 4,000 women with breast cancer cou...

Around 4,000 women with breast cancer could benefit from a new NHS-approved twice-daily pill. The Breast Cancer Now association has welcomed the decision of the National Institute of Health and Care Excellence (Nice) to offer women abemaciclib, which reduces the risk of disease recurrence once the tumor withdrawn. The drug, made by Eli Lilly, is […]