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We Are Kenya

I had planned to share the skinny jeans I’d finally finished making for my boys today, but we are still recouping from a nasty illness, and when I saw this project this morning, I knew it was more worthy of my time today. 422 more words

A DEMAND that we were happy to meet

Most people dislike dealing with demands, but when our Managing Director Stephen Wright was contacted by DEMAND, the hard working Yorkshire charity Design & Manufacturing for Disability, he was more than happy to make an immediate response. 280 more words


88 AwesomeBlessings #2 : Foundations – from exalting a legacy to creating a life of its own.

Mention the word “Foundation” and most often the association with a charitable project jumps to mind. Unless of course if you are a builder, engineer or architect, for whom a foundation have a vastly different meaning and mental picture of concrete, sturdiness and mass. 324 more words

Invite - Awesome Blessings Revealed

"One City, One Cause, One Week"

Beginning today, Seattle is hosting a first-ever “Flash Philanthropy” week to raise $500,000 to help the Puget Sound’s own World Vision to build a desperately needed hospital and medical clinic in rural southern Zambia. 178 more words


World's Biggest Coffee Morning

I am a little disappointed, only one person came to my coffee morning this morning :(  I’m not surprised, after all most of my friends are either working or don’t live in York anyway.   322 more words


My experience in fundraising ...

I am a firm believer in getting out of my comfort zone (do I even have one anymore?) and being selected as a 2014 STANDOUT Charlotte honoree by the… 343 more words


Supporting Macmillan

Sometimes it can be a bit tricky just to be able to find the right words to say in any given situation.

Today is one such day as I am trying to promote in Chapel an event we are holding on Friday to raise funds for the highly admirable work of Macmillan Cancer Support. 87 more words