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|16/11/09 Rainbows - fundraising to help complete the 'Building for the Future' project. £750 was raised by over 70 supporters of this Loughborough based children's hospice, including the ticket price, raffle and contribution from bar takings. |
Left, Organiser Maureen Podesta and Councillor Roy Brown, Mayor of Charnwood
For more information about Rainbows, click on the logo, above.
|2/11/09 Fundraiser and Social evening - the Lodge of Welcome.
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19/10/09 Another successful event organised by Harpreet Sangra in support of the Water Aid Charity raised a magnificent total of £1,600 from ticket sales, raffle and auction.
(See previous event: 16 March 2009)
|12/10/09 Buffet organised by staff at the Welcome Break, Leicester Forest East services supporting the BBC 'Children in Need ' appeal. A grand total of £951 was raised from ticket sales, a large raffle and a donation from the restaurant bar.
The organisers are shown, right. Jo, Lucy, Suzanne and Aimee.
|5/10/09 A full house raised a magnificent £1,107 for the Wishes For Kids charity.
Organised by Caroline Neal, left, the money will enable her to enter the London Marathon next April and to raise much more money for the charity.
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7/9 A well supported buffet in aid of Menphys raised a total of £862.|
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|21/9 Wigston Guide Room.
Fundraiser organised by Gemma in support of this popular community facility.
£375 was raised.
|3/8/09 Buffet in support of Childreach International. Organised by Greg Curtis and Geeta and Rachna Joshi, this full house event raised £930 for the charity. Childreach supprts child poverty alleviation projects mainly in Africa and India. People are encouraged to volunteer to help with building projects and also to take part in expeditions. Greg will be joining a trek to climb mount Kilimanjaro. Rachna is currently in Africa where she has already climbed the mountain and is now helping to improve schools. Photo album»|
More information: www.Childreach.org.uk
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|13/7/09 Fundraising to contribute towards the building and running of a student ministry centre in Santa Cruz, Bolivia. It is estimated the project will cost $1.1m and when complete it will provide a valuable resource for the 60,000 students who live in Santa Cruz which is Bolivia's largest city. Photo Album» |
Left, Graham and Debbie Frith, organisers of the event.
Read more at www.alfarero.org or click on the SIM logo, right.
|6/7/09 St Giles Hospice, Lichfield.
Organiser Karen Timms (right) is taking part in the 2009 Peru Inca Trek to raise funds for this Hospice. 53 people supported the event and a total of £900 was raised. Photos»
See the hospice web site www.stgileshospice.com for more information about the trek and St Giles.
|8/6/09 Wigston Framework Knitters Museum (42/44 Bushloe End Wigston) |
Around £700 was raised in support of the museum. Photo Album»
Find out more about the museum: web site»
|11/5/09 Leicestershire Wildlife Hospital, Kibworth Around £900 was raised to add to the hospital's building fund which has a target of £228,000. |
See their web site www.leicesterwildlifehospital.org for more information
|30/3/09 Fundraising for EMICS (East Midlands Immediate Care Scheme). Profits will fund equipment for more volunteer emergency doctors to help save lives across the East Midlands. |
EMICS aims to provide accredited doctors with the equipment necessary for pre-hospital immediate care. When available these volunteer doctors attend incidents notified to them by the East Midlands Ambulance Service.
For more information about EMICS see their web site www.emics.org.uk
above, Organisers Garth Lee, Honorary Press Officer and Dr Tim Gray MBE, Chairman and founder of EMICS, with Syed.
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|16/3/09 In aid of Water Aid |
Over 90 women celebrated 'United Nations International Women's Day', and raised almost £1,100 for the WaterAid charity. The evening was organised by Harpreet Sangra and it was rounded off with an exhibition of belly dancing.
Harpreet is the Leicester representative of Water Aid during a gap year after graduating and together with local club Khalsa FC, who are celebrating their 30th anniversary, is raising awareness of WaterAid. There are a number of events which will take place over the year and these will all contribute to their target of £10,000.
To read more about WaterAid.org or if you would like to contribute, visit their website.
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|2/3/09 Cllr. Jill Gore, Mayor of Oadby & Wigston, hosted a very successful charity night to raise funds for Age Concern Oadby & Wigston and the childrens charity When You Wish Upon a Star.
Three District Council Chairs were also at the event.
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|9/2/09 Fundraising by the Leicestershire and Rutland Probation Service
in aid of the Air Ambulance Service.
Another full house and a large, well supported auction raised a wonderful total of £1,550 for the air ambulance service.