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The ALS Ice Bucket Challenge Has Opened New Doors for PR In Non-Profit Organisations

It was announced today that in Britain alone, the Ice Bucket Challenge phenomenon has raised £6.8 million for motor neurone disease research.  The viral charity stunt campaign which sees participants being filmed while soaking them in freezing cold icy water to encourage donations, quickly became an internet craze across America, then Britain.   872 more words

Fancy making a donation Richard?!

Today has been very exciting! I was invited by Cancer Research UK to go to a London Marathon promotion with Virgin Money Giving and the man himself Richard Branson. 115 more words

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Run Lisa run!

In March 2015 I turn 30. To mark my three decades I wanted to do something fun, challenging and memorable. So I have set myself a challenge of doing a different running event each month of the year. 211 more words

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Bootcamp Buddies ready to Run or Dye

Six ‘Bootcamp Buddies’ will be putting their twice-weekly workouts at NMA Fitness Centre to good use next month, when they take part in a 5k run to raise money for Cancer Research UK. 343 more words


Getting Muddy for Money

What are you doing on October 5th? Nice meal with the family, you say, how lovely. Cinema? Ooh I’ve wanted to see that film. A date? 290 more words


Lake Windermere: Fell Foot to Wray Castle

10 miles. 9 hours. One huge mental challenge.

As we set off into the mist we had no idea how hard it would be…


There are so many people we would like to thank and so much more to say… but perhaps that is for another day. 478 more words

Office glam

Our offices are on Holloway Road in North London. It has a great selection of charity shops, as our Deputy Chief Exec discovered. Gold high heels by Clarks for £6 from Cancer Research UK.