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  1. Southend Colourthon is backRead the original story

    20 min ago | Halstead Gazette

    Warm, pleasant weather is forecast to replace thunderstorms in time for the Southend Colourthon tomorrowand temperatures of 20C are expected to last into the night for the moonlit walk. Almost 1,100 people have now signed up for the three sunlight, twilight and moonlight Colourthon walks, supported by the Echo, which will raise money for almost 200 charities.

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  2. Community volunteers celebrate achievements as chief executive prepares to retireRead the original story

    34 min ago | Theboltonnews.co.uk

    A CHARITY which supports more than 1,000 voluntary, community and social enterprise groups in Bolton is celebrating two landmark occasions. Bolton Community and Voluntary Services is marking a milestone 25 years of helping community groups since it formed in 1990.

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  3. A fantastic day out from a church of the communityRead the original story w/Photo

    38 min ago | Theboltonnews.co.uk

    This time last year the first Party in Park took place in Moss Bank Park and saw more than 3,000 people and 36 community groups and organisations join forces for what turned out to be an amazing day for the community. Such was the impact that we decided to repeat it this year and issued a challenge to go bigger and better.

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  4. Sikh temple providing hot traditional meals to YMCA each weekRead the original story w/Photo

    43 min ago | Warrington Guardian

    THE town's only Sikh temple is providing homeless people in the town centre with a taste of India as part of a venture with a charity which provides emergency accommodation. Warrington Guru Nanak Gurdwara in Latchford is giving food, clothing and toiletries to those at YMCA Warrington, based on Winmarleigh Street.

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  5. Indian Hill MusicRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Shirley Oracle

    Indian Hill Music celebrated 30 years in May, sharing its successes with an anniversary dinner and fundraiser attended by music students, concert-goers and staff that featured Indian Hill's own Big Band. The spirit of the evening has continued through, as the end of fiscal 2015 approaches and an effective annual fund comes to a close.

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  6. Final meeting for entrants to this year's Cleethorpes... 1Read the original story

    1 hr ago | This Is Grimsby

    Chief sponsors Young's Seafood alongside Cleethorpes Events are reminding carnival participants to come along to a pre-carnival meeting on Monday, July 6. The meeting will take place from 6.30pm at the Memorial Hall in Cleethorpes, with doors opening at 6pm and Young's Seafood is welcoming all those signed up to take part in the carnival to come along and find out key information about the day. So whether you have a float, are a performer or are joining in the parade on foot please attend the meeting to collect your carnival numbers and charity collection buckets and to find out essential details for the 40th Cleethorpes Carnival.

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  7. Red Deer Fitness Studio Raises $10,000 for Charity Organization with 24-Hour Train-a-ThonRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | PRWeb

    One-to-1 Fitness and Red Deer Fit Body Boot Camp have completed their Third Annual 24-Hour Train-a-Thon where they raised $10,000 for charity. The money will be donated to Jumpstart, a Canadian charity organization dedicated to helping underprivileged children participate in organized sports.

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  8. Caddy's vision helps cancer patients copeRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | NEWS.com.au

    PRIME Minister Tony Abbott resembled a wartime leader when he met some of the 1100 sailors on board the USS Blue Ridge. UPDATE : A WOMAN attacked by a crocodile on the Prince Regent River in WA's Kimberley is lucky not to have suffered more serious injuries.

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  9. Warminster Garrison bonfire cancelledRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | This is Wiltshire

    ... the town and raises at least A 2,500 a year for charities in the area. David McCance, founder of the Imperial Charity which received donations from the bonfire, said: "It's a shock because it's well supported in the area and they have a lot of ...

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  10. Patients swamped with medical bills find a solution in crowd-fundingRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

    Vanessa Hulme at her Reseda home. She was leery of crowd-funding for herself; it was her sister who started a YouCaring campaign on her behalf.

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  11. Family fun day raises 2,900Read the original story

    2 hrs ago | Stratford Herald

    ... year, the free event was staged at The Old Tramway on Shipston Road and has become a regular feature in Stratford's charity diary. Fundraising volunteers, along with organisers Peter and Natasha Juniper, third and forth from left, were in ...

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  12. Festival hoping to draw in big crowds once moreRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Daily Echo

    Organisers of this year's Warsash Festival are hoping to match the 6,000 visitors to the event back in 2013 and say the signs are looking promising for a great turnout once again. The event on Saturday, which runs from 12.30pm to 4.30pm, will see the Strawberry Field, off Newtown Road, in Warsash transformed into a village fete acting as a showground for local businesses, clubs and organisations while raising money for good causes.

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  13. Rio Grill Second Annual Charity Golf Classic at Rancho Canada Golf ClubRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | PR Log

    PRLog - July 3, 2015 - MONTEREY, Calif. -- September 27, 2015 CARMEL, CA Join RIO GRILL for a Great Day of GOLF + FOOD + FUN at the SECOND ANNUAL Rio Grill Charity Golf Classic at Rancho CaA ada Golf Club located at 4860 Carmel Valley Road Carmel, CA The Details: A Sunday, September 27, 2015 A 11:30am Registration/ Box Lunch A 1:00pm Shotgun Start A $150 per Golfer A This event includes Rio Grill Dinner, awards, contests, auction and raffle A Purchase Tickets at Join the RIO GRILL team as it supports JDRF at Rancho CaA ada's West Course using a 4-person scramble format.

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  14. Silicon Valley's VC Fund for CharitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Barron's

    Silicon Valley has come up with its own spin on the donor-advised fund. Palo Alto-based Legacy Venture, a fund-of-funds with $1 billion under management, channels investor dollars into Silicon Valley's top venture-capital funds.

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  15. Cystic Fibrosis Foundation Celebrates FDA Approval of Orkambi as...Read the original story

    7 hrs ago | PressReleasePoint

    The Cystic Fibrosis Foundation celebrates the FDA's approval today of the lumacaftor/ivacaftor combination drug as an important advance for the cystic fibrosis community. Orkambi targets the underlying cause of the disease in people with two copies of the most common CF gene mutation, F508del.

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  16. Gus's Pizza and Fisher family receive Humanitarian of the Year and Citizen of the Year AwardsRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | SouthCoastToday.com

    ... was installed as president, Jane Puccio as secretary, Stu Solup as administrative treasurer, Nancy Teasdale as charity treasurer, Mike Correia as lion tamer, Scott Lebeau as tail twister, George Austin, Carl Munroe and John Babb as members of the ...

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  17. Grand openings and a soaked anniversaryRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Colorado Springs Independent

    Let's talk a little food and drink ahead of the holiday weekend, if you're planning to take time on the town versus hovering over the backyard grill. Firstly, there are two grand openings to note: a The Stagecoach Inn has soft opened in Manitou Springs under the new ownership of Paul Jakubczyk , also of PJ's Bistro in Old Colorado City.

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  18. Could you help teach the elderly to use Facebook?Read the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Bournemouth Echo

    A CHARITY is looking for volunteers to help older people in Dorset to use social media to prevent loneliness and isolation. Age UK Bournemouth is running the Connecting Dorset project, with the aim of getting1,000 people online and meeting, talking and enjoying regular social contact with others.

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  19. HomeAid benefits from The Club at Falcon Point fundraiserRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Chron

    HomeAid Houston has been named one of three charities that will benefit from the 2015 ClubCorp Charity Classic Weekend fundraiser hosted by The Club at Falcon Point, a member of the ClubCorp family. A Weekend of Giving includes three days of festivities that are open to the public beginning Friday, July 10, through Sunday, July 12. The events include a Tennis ProAm doubles tournament and an after-match social; a Red, White & Boots Gala; a "Texas Formal" including dining, dancing and a silent auction; and a golf tournament and awards dinner.

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  20. A time to fast, and a time to giveRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | Daily Monitor

    ... shares his wealth with the less fortunate during the holy month of Ramadhan. It is in this month that the act of charity in all its manifestation is seen most at every Muslim home. While fasting, during Ramadhan, Muslims are instructed to abstain ...

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