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Record result at the Summer Garden Party 

17 Aug 18

Mid-July saw the return of our Summer Fundraising Garden Party, organised by our chair of Trustees, Sue Roberts.

The Trust: Fans v Legends Match Details Confirmed 

16 Aug 18

The match is scheduled to kick-off 2.00pm and will see twenty-two Saddlers fans fans take on a Walsall FC Legends and Guests side, in what has become the Supporters’ Trust’s largest fundraising event of the year.

Blog food
Return of the Curry King 

9 Aug 18

City’s top chefs sign up to battle for the title Curry King of Birmingham 2018.

Raising the Bar 

7 Aug 18

A big well done to all of our NACtivist’s who helped to organise and raise an amazing £362.40 for Newhampton Arts Centre at this years fundraising fete.

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Fundraising from Millenials 

6 Aug 18

At FSI’s Fundraising Conference this June, Morgan Kainth from Raise Your Hands, gave her insights into millennials as a source of new donors in the fundraising world.

Lichfield schoolgirl hoping to raise money to compete in obstacle racing world championship event in the USA 

26 Jul 18

A Lichfield schoolgirl is launching a fundraising bid to help her compete in America.

Balsall Common Primary School Academy raises more than £1,000 at four-day charity event 

24 Jul 18

KIND-HEARTED pupils in Balsall Common Primary School Academy handed over more than £1,000 to charities following a four-day fundraising event.

Local news
Stonehouse Gang bounce into the record books with 80th anniversary fundraiser! 

23 Jul 18

A local youth and community organisation has found its way into the record books with a fundraising bounce-athon! The Stonehouse Gang has been supporting South West Birmingham’s young people for 80 years! It provides clubs and opportunities for …

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Keep your hair on – Brownhills Wilkinson are getting wiggy with it! 

21 Jul 18

Toria Amy has been in touch – she’s just one of the great community minded folk who work at the Wilkinson store in Brownhills, and they’ve informed me that they have organised an event as part of the ‘Get Wiggy With It’ fundraising …

Local news
Weoley Castle schoolchildren raise thousands for charity with 5km walk in searing heat 

10 Jul 18

Children and staff at a Weoley Castle primary school have once again raised thousands of pounds for their chosen charity, this time completing a 5km walk during a heatwave!  On Friday (6th July), Our Lady and St Rose of Lima Primary School in …

Businessman and friends complete cycle from the city to London to raise money for We Love Lichfield 

10 Jul 18

A cycling challenge dreamt up by a creative Lichfield businessman four years ago has finally been achieved.

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Valerie fundraises for Darlaston Town (1874) FC 

8 Jul 18

I attended a fundraising event at Darlaston Town (1874) FC on Saturday 7 July.

Blog feature
Newsletter: June 23, 2018 Copy 

7 Jul 18

As we approach the end of a Rotary year we took the chance to look at some of the events and fundraising activities we’ve got coming up in 2018-19.

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Newsletter: June 23, 2018 

7 Jul 18

As we approach the end of a Rotary year we took the chance to look at some of the events and fundraising activities we’ve got coming up in 2018-19.

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Fundraising Qualifications from the FSI 

6 Jul 18

The Foundation for Social Improvement (FSI) has as its Mission:  To build and share knowledge, to elevate the voice of small charities with policy makers and the public, to build leadership in small charities and to support small charities to raise …

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Develop Confidence & Skills in Fundraising for Faith Based Social & Community Action. 

6 Jul 18

This training will look at sources of funding for faith based groups,  how to apply, how to develop application information and how to fund-raise.

Burntwood building business helps Hill Ridware school enjoy a record-breaking summer fete 

6 Jul 18

A Burntwood building firm has helped to make a school fete a record-breaking success.

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Kriss is a high flyer 

30 Jun 18

Congratulations to our high-flying bird keeper Kriss Pearson who has been recognised for his fundraising efforts and presentation skills.

Good causes to pitch for cash at Lichfield Soup micro-funding event 

29 Jun 18

A community fundraising event is returning to Lichfield.

Communities in Lichfield and Burntwood urged to turn orange to mark 35th anniversary of St Giles Hospice 

25 Jun 18

People in Lichfield and Burntwood are being urged to turn their communities orange to help celebrate the 35th anniversary of a local charity.

Solihull schoolchildren raise nearly £15k for small borough charity 

23 Jun 18

CHILDREN from a Solihull school have raised nearly £15,000 for a small borough charity in a phenomenal fundraising effort.

Charities receive boost as cheques are handed over following fundraising efforts by former Mayor and Sheriff of Lichfield 

20 Jun 18

Charities have been boosted after money raised by the former Mayor and Sheriff of Lichfield during their year in office.

Blog food
Balsall Common pub changes wine list to aid charity 

19 Jun 18

Parlez Vous brings links with the Lions.

Mum’s daring fundraising abseil after brain tumour misdiagnosed as menopause 

14 Jun 18

A MUM of five who was told by doctors she was menopausal despite living with an undetected brain tumour has completed a daring charity abseil.

Network Packaging is raising money for Birmingham Children’s Hospital Charity at the Expo – Stand 160! 

13 Jun 18

With just over a week to go, we are so looking forward to seeing fellow Made in the Midlands Members at the Expo next Thursday.