Filtered by month: March

CEO Sleepout 2017 raises over £99,000 for homeless young people

Friday 24 March 2017 / Events, Fundraising
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CEOs from House of Fraser, Dell EMC and Turner & Townsend sleep out in Paternoster Square to raise over £99,000

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Working together to fight for better health and social care for disabled children

Friday 17 March 2017 / Press release
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We're joining the Disabled Children's Partnership with 27 other UK charities to advocate for children.

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ITV News take the crown as Ultimate News Quiz raises £123,000

Friday 17 March 2017 / Events, Fundraising
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Annual quiz sees news teams from across the country battle it out and raise funds and awareness for children's charities

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Young care leavers meet Nicola Sturgeon in Edinburgh

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Tuesday 07 March 2017 / Press release
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The Scottish First Minister heard first-hand from both young Scots currently in care and those recently moved on.

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‘Our say’ - messages to Trustees from young people living in our residential services

Tuesday 29 March 2016 /
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Last Wednesday, young people from Moray in North East Scotland met Action for Children Trustees in our London office.

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Step into a new Sensory Garden in Swansea

Saturday 19 March 2016 /
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A new sensory garden for Stepping Stones Children's Centre in Swansea

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Tony talks CEO Sleepout

Friday 18 March 2016 /
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"Yesterday, I, along with 16 other CEOs and business leaders, braved the cold for one night."

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Mike Tobin, founder of CEO Sleepout, shares his story

Thursday 17 March 2016 /
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"The CEO Sleepout event is not only effective, but reminds me how lucky I am and how different my life could have been."

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How decluttering enables families to stay together - really

Thursday 17 March 2016 /
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National Clear Your Clutter Day has partnered with us as their official charity.

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Our nominees for Woman of Influence 2016 award

Monday 14 March 2016 /
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Women from politics, law, business, education and health, sports and arts and media honoured at prestigious fundraisers.

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