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The Power Of Small Acts Of Kindness

Bridey Watson | Posted 07.06.2017 | UK
Bridey Watson

Lets pass on these small acts of kindness, help them grow, and hopefully in the process, we facilitate, empower and inspire others to follow suit. There is immense power in the small part we can each play, together we will change the bigger picture.

I'm Crowdfunding For The Croydon Asylum Seeker So The Public Can Help Him Like They Did Me

Bridey Watson | Posted 05.04.2017 | UK
Bridey Watson

We could see the outpouring of love and shock across the United Kingdom and wanted to facilitate a way for people to channel this love into something that could physically help the boy and show him that he is not alone. So we teamed up and set up the page.

$310,785 From Ramadan Fundraising Drive Proves the Charity of Mobile Gamers

Monty Munford | Posted 13.08.2016 | UK Tech
Monty Munford

While digital giving has accelerated greatly over the past 15 years, it appears that humans, be they the Palringo mobile community, Kilimanjaro climbers or the members of GamesAid, continue to be charitable beings.

Donations Pour Into Hospice After Charity Cyclist Kris Cook Dies On Sponsored Ride In Guildford

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 11.08.2014 | UK

Donations have poured in for a palliative care hospice after a cyclist raising funds for it died during a London to Surrey bicycle ride. Kris Cook, 36...

How to Make Sure a Charity Gets All of Your Cash

Sarah Willingham | Posted 11.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Sarah Willingham

I was shocked recently when I discovered that when I hand over a tenner to charity, sometimes the charity ends up with just £8... Even in tough economic times we know that people still want to donate to good causes so let's make sure that they get ALL of the money they are entitled to!

How Far Should Charities Go for a Retweet?

Kirsty Morrissey | Posted 05.06.2014 | UK Tech
Kirsty Morrissey

St. John's Ambulance had already experienced the incredible multiplying effects of catching the Internet's eye with their controversial advert showing a father survive cancer only to choke to death in front of his young daughter with a tag line explaining that first aid could prevent 140,000 deaths a year...

The Hair Donation

Amisha Ghadiali | Posted 16.10.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Amisha Ghadiali

I recently wrote about my decision to cut off my hair. Well I did it... Due to my nervousness I didn't go hard on my fundraising as I got an offer to do the haircut and just went with it.

Make My Hair Count

Amisha Ghadiali | Posted 25.09.2012 | UK
Amisha Ghadiali

Cutting off women's hair has often been used as a punishment in conflict or in prisons. For many women their hair is an important part of their identity. And the style that they choose to wear is an important expression of who they are.

Just Giving Waive Fee For Claire Squires Page

Huffington Post UK | Felicity Morse | Posted 25.04.2012 | UK

Just Giving have pledged to waive their fee for donations given to Claire Squires, the runner who died in Sunday's London Marathon, after thousands of...

Claire Squires Was 'Running To Raise Money In Memory Of Dead Brother'

Huffington Post UK | Felicity Morse | Posted 25.04.2012 | UK

Claire Squires, the runner who collapsed and died during the London Marathon, was competing to raise money for the Samaritans in memory of her brother...

Pippa Middleton Hits The Slopes (PHOTOS)

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 04.05.2012 | UK

Pippa Middleton today came 412th out of 1,734 women contestants in Sweden's Vasaloppet ski marathon. Prince William's sister-in-law finished the 5...

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.