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MS Fest charity music festival, Godstone Farm, Sep 3

MS Fest is a family friendly mini music festival taking place at Godstone Farm on Saturday the September 3. The event is in aid of the MS Society and a truly amazing chap, Paul Wheeler, to help pay towards life-changing … Continue reading

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Marie Curie charity quiz night, Clyde Hall, Apr 9

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Charity Commission sends in investigators to Rhema Church

An evangelical church which stages its Sunday services at the Fairfield Halls is under investigation by the Charity Commission over its use of £280,000 of charitable funds. The charity regulator stepped in three months ago with a statutory inquiry after … Continue reading

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Pupils help local charities fulfill their Quest for cash

Children in Croydon have been neglecting their Playstations and mobiles to support a number of charitable causes. Inspired by First Give, a charity that helps young people use their time and talent to improve their communities, pupils at the Quest … Continue reading

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Charity Christmas concert, Croydon Minster, Dec 2

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Murder, mystery and turkey dinner – all for Mayor’s charities

The Mayor of Croydon, Councillor Patricia Hay-Justice, is seeking people’s support to a couple of events being held in aid of her nominated charities in the run-up to Christmas. The Mayor’s charities are: MIND in Croydon – an active charity … Continue reading

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Mayor of Croydon’s charity wine tasting evening, Oct 23

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Barnardo’s Triangle opens and seeks more volunteers

A community hub launched by Barnardo’s in south London is now hoping to open four days a week to meet demand from local families. The Triangle at Crystal Palace was officially opened on Saturday by Floella Benjamin, a vice-president of … Continue reading

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Youth groups have fun to fund-raise in Surrey Street, Sep 19

Two organisations working with young people on different scales, 12 young people and a team of enthusiastic staff. The result? A Family Fun Day in Croydon North End on Saturday to raise money for a great cause. JAGS Foundation and … Continue reading

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Indian charity has councillor ready to take on the long run

Addiscombe councillor Mark Watson is embarking on a 12-hour ultramarathon this Saturday to raise funds for a human rights and environmental cause in Alleppey, India. Watson is attempting to run 100 kilometres – about 62 miles – along the Thames … Continue reading

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