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Showing 1 to 10 of 78 articles for Fundraising and events / All dates
young girl in front of a Christmas tree
Jo explains how a small present can make a big difference to the young people she works with in Nottingham
14 December 2013, 4 comments
Programme staff
Several runners at this year's London Bupa 10K
Kate Wareham reports on yesterday's Bupa London 10k, including some of the more personal reasons she and others chose to run.
28 May 2012, 2 comments
Sign that reads 'Longitude Zero'
On an interactive map, Joe guides us through his first 20-mile run of the year.
03 April 2013, 2 comments
field lined with trees
On his last training ride before Sunday's big bicycle ride, a road in Surrey reminds Matt of why he was on a bike
31 July 2013, 2 comments
Digital team
inside the Channel Tunnel, a band plays, a train sits and people prepare to walk
This week marks the 20th anniversary of Le Walk, an event that raised £2m and was the first time since the ice age that humans walked from France to England
15 February 2014, 2 comments
Digital team
Our Media Intern Rosie reports on the fun at this year's record-breaking, smoothie-making, karaoke-singing Young Carers Festival.
04 July 2012, 1 comment
Media team
Old image of Father Christmas and the words 'The Children's Society'
The manager of our archives presents a handful of heartwarming Christmas images, drawn from the pages of magazines we shared with supporters
16 December 2012, 1 comment
Research team
The manager of our archives presents a handful of heartwarming Christmas images
25 December 2012, 1 comment
Research team
Christmas gifts and text 'The gift of giving again'
Make a young person’s Christmas special by buying one of our alternative gifts
11 December 2013, 1 comment
Digital team
seven people at Kerrang! offices who are part of the Cash for Kids team
Kerrang!'s Cash for Kids campaign raised money and awareness, and generated some good stories
28 May 2013, 1 comment
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