Christmas Charity

The Giving Season

Christine Ottery | Posted 19.02.2012 | UK
Christine Ottery

The recession has cut charity donations since 2008 in real terms - after adjustment for inflation - to the tune of about £900 million. Philanthropy in the UK has plummeted by almost a third between 2009 and 2010.

Spread the Warmth to Older People This Christmas

Heléna Herklots | Posted 19.02.2012 | UK
Heléna Herklots

No one should be forced to spend Christmas Day alone and I urge you to take a bit of time out from all the parties, gift wrapping and festivities to spread Christmas cheer to an older person you know this festive season.