Charity

Friday, April 20, 2018

Friday, April 20, 2018

London Marathon runners cross Tower Bridge having completed twelve miles of the course

'Inspirational' man with feeding tube to run London Marathon

'Inspirational' man with feeding tube to run London Marathon

Electrical engineer diagnosed with rare tumour in 2016

Monday, April 9, 2018

Monday, April 9, 2018

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle ask for charity donations instead of wedding gifts

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle ask for charity donations instead of wedding gifts

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle ask for charity donations instead of gifts

The couple have chosen the Myna Mahila Foundation as well as six other organisations

Friday, March 23, 2018

Friday, March 23, 2018

Woman who beat life-threatening illness completes solo row across Atlantic

Woman who beat life-threatening illness completes solo row across Atlantic

Woman who beat life-threatening illness completes solo row across Atlantic

Kiko Matthews had never rowed before taking on the challenge

Thursday, March 22, 2018

Thursday, March 22, 2018

Age UK warns of many older people entering a self-destructive rut

Age UK warns of many older people entering 'self-destructive rut'

Age UK warns of many older people entering 'self-destructive rut'

Analysis by the charity shows nearly 1.5 million people aged 65 and over feel they can't control their own life

Tuesday, March 13, 2018

Tuesday, March 13, 2018

LGBT fundraisers subjected to 'more than 100 hate incidents whilst working on market stall'

LGBT fundraisers subjected to 'more than 100 hate incidents whilst working on market stall'

LGBT fundraisers 'subjected to abuse whilst working on market stall'

Warwickshire Pride claims the abuse went on for around three hours

Tuesday, February 27, 2018

Tuesday, February 27, 2018

'Charity Humanity Torbay did not launch a campaign against fake beggars', says general manager

Humanity Torbay row: Fake beggar crackdown nothing to do with us, says general manager

Fake beggar crackdown nothing to do with us, says Torquay charity boss

The general manager of the charity Humanity Torbay claims 'media, trolls and keyboard warriors' have published false information

Monday, February 26, 2018

Monday, February 26, 2018

German food bank vandalised with 'Nazi' graffiti following ban on new migrants

German food bank vandalised with 'Nazi' graffiti following ban on new migrants

German food bank vandalised with 'Nazi' graffiti following ban on new migrants

Charity Essener Tafel announced last week it would start asking clients for German identity documents

Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Oxfam receives 26 misconduct allegations following Haiti sex scandal

Oxfam receives 26 misconduct allegations following Haiti sex scandal

Oxfam receives 26 misconduct allegations following Haiti sex scandal

Mark Goldring spoke to MPs and revealed roughly 7,000 people have cancelled regular Oxfam donations

Monday, February 19, 2018

Monday, February 19, 2018

Oxfam investigation warned against 'problem staff' yet they continued to work

Oxfam investigation warned against 'problem staff' yet they continued to work

Oxfam investigation warned against 'problem staff' yet they continued to work

Many accused of abuse were still able to gain jobs in the aid sector

Friday, February 16, 2018

Friday, February 16, 2018

Oxfam International director announces plans to combat 'shameful' abuse

Oxfam International director announces plans to combat 'shameful' abuse

Oxfam International director announces plans to combat 'shameful' abuse

Executive director Winnie Byanyima has said damning sexual exploitation allegations are a 'stain' on the charity

Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Minnie Driver resigns as Oxfam ambassador following Haiti sex scandal

Minnie Driver resigns as Oxfam ambassador following Haiti sex scandal

Minnie Driver resigns as Oxfam ambassador following Haiti sex scandal

Minnie Driver has said she is 'nothing short of horrified by the allegations against Oxfam International'

Tuesday, February 13, 2018

Tuesday, February 13, 2018

'Oxfam must be held to account, not given free pass like other charities', says Taxpayers' Alliance

'Oxfam must be held to account, not given free pass like other charities', says Taxpayers' Alliance

'Oxfam must be held to account, not given free pass'

Alex Wild, of the Taxpayers' Alliance, said we need action after Oxfam sex allegations

Oxfam continues to reel from the fall-out from a report in The Times last week

Oxfam crisis: Whistleblower claims Haiti allegations are just tip of iceberg

Oxfam whistleblower claims one in 10 staff affected by sex abuse

Helen Evans says she once heard three allegations in 24 hours - but bosses did nothing

Monday, February 12, 2018

Monday, February 12, 2018

Oxfam remains mired in crisis following the Times sex abuse report

Oxfam faces government crisis talks over Haiti sex abuse scandal

Oxfam faces government crisis talks over Haiti sex abuse scandal

Oxfam denies cover-up, but Penny Mordaunt says charity will lose partnership status if they don't display 'moral leadership'

Thursday, January 25, 2018

Thursday, January 25, 2018

Charity permitted to challenge Government plans to cap child refugees in UK

Charity permitted to challenge Government plans to cap child refugees in UK

Charity permitted to challenge Government plans to cap child refugees in UK

The Help Refugees charity is calling for more child refugees to be allowed to enter the UK

Wednesday, January 24, 2018

Wednesday, January 24, 2018

At least two dead after attack at Save the Children offices in Afghanistan

At least two dead after attack at Save the Children offices in Afghanistan

At least two dead after attack at Save the Children offices in Afghanistan

The building is thought to have been stormed by at least three gunmen

Friday, December 1, 2017

Friday, December 1, 2017

Inspiration for ice bucket challenge, Anthony Senerchia Jnr, dies aged 46

Anthony Senerchia Jnr: Inspiration for ice bucket challenge dies aged 46

Inspiration for ice bucket challenge, Anthony Senerchia Jnr, dies aged 46

Anthony Senerchia Jnr also set up a charity to help families going through the illness and to fund more research

Monday, October 23, 2017

Monday, October 23, 2017

Manchester restaurant praised for donating leftover food to homeless every day

Manchester restaurant Bosu Body Bar praised for donating leftover food to homeless every day

Manchester restaurant praised for donating leftover food to homeless every day

The project first started when staff left paper bags full of food outside for the homeless to pick up

LGBT charity criticised for 'allowing staff to have sexual relationship with clients'

LGBT charity criticised for 'allowing staff to have sexual relationship with clients'

Charity criticised for 'allowing staff to have sexual relationship with clients'

Yorkshire MESMAC has a policy which appears to say staff are entitled to have relationships with clients outside of work

Wednesday, August 23, 2017

Wednesday, August 23, 2017

Ludlow Hospital: 'You've got a perception problem if you think bed pushes are sexualised', says Richard Madeley

Ludlow Hospital: 'You've got a perception problem if you think bed pushes are sexualised', says Richard Madeley

Richard Madeley: 'If you think bed pushes are sexualised, you've got a problem'

Ludlow Hospital has turned down a donation of £2,500 because it was raised by a bed push which bosses claim was 'demeaning'

Monday, August 7, 2017

Monday, August 7, 2017

Neymar (l) is seen here posing with Messi and Brazilian full-back Dani Alves in a picture posted on the star's Instagram page

Stars including Neymar, Shakira and Cesc Fabregas accused of 'miserable' charity donations at Lionel Messi's wedding

Lionel Messi's Barcelona teammates donate just £34 each to his wedding

Guests at Messi's star-studded wedding managed a total of just £8,700 to charity

Tuesday, July 25, 2017

Tuesday, July 25, 2017

Everton to hold celebrity charity match in honour of Bradley Lowery

Everton to hold celebrity charity match in honour of Bradley Lowery

Everton to hold celebrity charity match in honour of Bradley Lowery

Six-year-old Bradley Lowery passed away earlier this month after suffering from a rare cancer called neuroblastoma

Monday, July 3, 2017

Monday, July 3, 2017

Julia Hartley-Brewer: 'The amount we spend on foreign aid is a nonsense and must stop'

Julia Hartley-Brewer: 'We can fund public sector pay by cutting ridiculous foreign aid budget'

Julia: 'We can fund public sector pay by curbing nonsense foreign aid'

Julia Hartley-Brewer has claimed that if the UK cut the foreign aid budget by half, this would fund all the necessary public sector pay increases

Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Wednesday, June 21, 2017

'An amazing, emotional song' - Twitter praises Artists for Grenfell charity single

'An amazing, emotional song': Fans hail Artists for Grenfell charity single

'An amazing, emotional song': Fans hail Artists for Grenfell charity single

The Bridge Over Troubled Water cover has already reached the number one spot on iTunes

Monday, June 19, 2017

Monday, June 19, 2017

Comedian Bill Bailey on Jeremy Corbyn, Glastonbury and his charity walk for Cancer Research

Comedian Bill Bailey on Jeremy Corbyn, Glastonbury and his charity walk for Cancer Research UK

Bill Bailey on Jeremy Corbyn, Glasto and his charity walk

Bill Bailey will walk the Ridgeway in July in aid of Cancer Research as part of Stand Up to Cancer

Friday, May 5, 2017

Friday, May 5, 2017

'Don your capes, go out and be a hero' - Twitter celebrated Superhero Day

'Don your capes, go out and be a hero' - Twitter celebrates Superhero Day

'Don your capes, go out and be a hero' - Twitter celebrates Superhero Day

Many have dressed up in superhero costumes to celebrate the day

Thursday, March 9, 2017

Thursday, March 9, 2017

War memorial: 'The first people invited to the ceremony should have been relatives of the dead', says Colonel

First people invited to war memorial ceremony should have been relatives of the dead, says former Afghan commander

War memorial: 'Relatives should have been the first people invited to ceremony'

Relatives of soldiers killed in Afghanistan have criticised the failure to invite the military to the unveiling of a new war memorial in central London

Wednesday, December 28, 2016

Wednesday, December 28, 2016

'Charities are not exempt, they should be scrutinised like anything else', says journalist

Some military charities are nothing more than fraud scams, claims Iraq war whistleblower Andrew Gilligan

Some military charities are nothing more than fraud, claims Iraq whistleblower

Andrew Gilligan believes some charities are fraudulent and are becoming like 'bureaucracies' after receiving money from official sources

Friday, December 23, 2016

Friday, December 23, 2016

Donald Trump claims his son can't raise money for children with cancer, due to his presidency

Donald Trump says it's 'ridiculous' that his son can't raise money for cancer children now he's President

Donald Trump says it's 'ridiculous' that his son has to shut cancer charity

Donald Trump has tweeted to announce that his son will no longer be raising money for children with cancer, due to a conflict of interest with his presidency