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DoubleTree by Hilton York to host “Afternoon Light Bites” fundraiser in aid of The Alzheimer’s Society

A York city centre hotel is encouraging customers to “grab a sandwich, slice of cake and a hot drink” this month to help support people with dementia. On Friday, October 26, The Doubletree by Hilton York is hosting its Afternoon Light Bites fundraiser, with proceeds going to The Alzheimer’s Society. Taking place

Wellspring Therapy & Training benefits from asset firm’s on-going support

One of the UK’s leading Asset Finance firms, Ethos – which is based in Harrogate – has supported Wellspring Therapy & Training since January 2018 and the partnership is already proving a worthwhile one for the mental health charity. Wellspring – also based in the spa town – provides professional, confidential,

York lawyer appointed trustee of older people’s charity

Solicitor Chelsea Martin has been appointed a trustee of Older Citizens Advocacy York (OCAY). Chelsea is a member of the private client team at Langleys Solicitors, York. She advises on all aspects of private client work including inheritance tax planning, the preparation of wills, trust documents and lasting powers of attorney. OCAY

The Great British Beer Off charity fundraiser at Theakston Brewery

Beers from Yorkshire and the North of England will be going “head to (non) head” against rivals from the South at a charity fundraiser being staged this month by one of the country’s best-known breweries. The Great British Beer Off is being organised in support of “Men of Oar”, a four-man

Business leaders to “sleep out” in aid of Harrogate’s homeless

Ashville College has agreed to host the first ever Harrogate CEO Sleepout. CEO Sleepout is a national charity which supports local charities close to each CEO Sleepout venue - to help in the plight of homelessness. Taking place in the grounds of Ashville College on the night of Thursday, December 6, those participating in the

Penny Appeal founder wins “Charity Chair of the Year”

Close to 200,000 charities registered in the annual Third Sector "Excellence Awards" highlighting the incredible contributions and achievements made by charities, social enterprises and not-for-profit organisations. Amongst stiff competition, businessman and founder of the international humanitarian charity Penny Appeal, Adeem Younis, was awarded the much coveted “Charity Chair of the Year

Wellspring Therapy & Training opens £1m new mental health support facility

Wellspring Therapy & Training – a mental health support charity - based in Starbeck, Harrogate, has opened a new £1m facility in support of adults, children and teenagers in the area seeking emotional, mental and spiritual wellbeing. The new Centre, which was officially opened , is quadruple the size of the

Law firm celebrates 40 years of success by revealing first beneficiaries of donation scheme

Numerous charities from across Leeds are set to benefit after a leading Yorkshire law firm set out to help 40 good causes in its 40th year of operation. Law firm Ison Harrison, which was established in Leeds in 1978, is commemorating 40 years of legal services by making a commitment to 40

Garden centre staff smash their target for children’s cancer charity

Kind-hearted staff at an award winning garden centre near Bradford have completed a 16 mile walk to raise funds for a Leeds charity.  The 12 colleagues from Tong Garden Centre who donned their walking boots for the trek round Malham Tarn in the Yorkshire Dales are on track to raise over