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Three local charities in public vote for £500 funding

Three charities are hoping to be the recipients of £500 after being shortlisted in the latest round of D.W. Nye’s Proud to be Local campaign.   After receiving nominations for causes across the county, the builders’ merchant, which is based in Kingsfold, has announced its shortlisted finalists and is calling …

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Jewson’s Building better communities winner

Volunteers from across the North East have rallied together to build a brand-new garden for Jewson Building Better Communities 2018 winner, Headway Darlington. Headway is a charity dedicated to improving the lives of those who have suffered brain injuries, and their families. The Darlington group won £4,000 worth of building …

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Scott Parnell raises thousands during charity poker night

Witham based groundworks and civil engineering supplier Scott Parnell has raised £3,500 for the Teenage Cancer Trust during a charity poker night. The evening, which took place at The Rivenhall Hotel, saw 120 customers and suppliers come together to spend an evening learning and playing poker whilst raising funds for …

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Russell Roof Tiles launch new charity initiative

Russell Roof Tiles has launched a pioneering new fundraising initiative – ‘Pitching for Pennies’ – pledging to match fund the amount of money its staff raise for charity. According to research, match funding stimulates higher and more frequent giving, with donations being 2.5 times greater on average, and with many …

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Kent Blaxill collect food for Colchester Foodbank

 The generous staff at Kent Blaxill have collected ten boxes of food for the Foodbank this Christmas. The Colchester builders’ merchant has also donated the essential timber supplies to enable the construction of the floor of a new storage shed which was donated by Leeds Building Society Foundation. This timber …

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Plumb Inn joins the vital search for missing children across the country

London-based Plumb Inn Ltd have joined the vital search for missing children across the UK as part of a partnership between The IPG and Missing People, with its campaign spanning all three of its branches. The IPG is a membership group for plumbing, heating and bathroom specialists. Through its network …

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Welfare 4 Hire’s 200th EasyCabin unit given to charity

In the highly competitive sphere of attracting charitable donations, many different ways of collecting money have been dreamt up. These have included; Ice Bucket Challenges, Ugly Jumper Parties, Balloon Pops as well as the more mainstream events such as Sponsored Runs, Bake Stands etc. However a leading hirer of temporary …

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IPG Member joins search for missing children

 Walton-on-Thames-based Paton of Walton Limited and Honey their friendly dog, have joined the vital search for missing children across the UK as part of a partnership between The IPG and Missing People. The IPG is a membership group for plumbing, heating and bathroom specialists. Through its network of local, independent …

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Mates in Mind appoints James Rudoni as Managing Director of the charity

 Steve Hails, Chair of Trustees of Mates in Mind, said: “The Trustees welcome James Rudoni to the charity as Managing Director this month and look forward to working with him and the team. We believe James’s experience and insight will be of great value to Mates in Mind as it …

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