Recent Charity press releases & news

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LONDON & BOSTON - 30 September, 2016 -- CANCER RESEARCH UK has today (Friday) announced its first cross-company deal as part of its Experimental Cancer Medicine Centre (ECMC) Combinations Alliance.

[PRESSWIRE]  LONDON, United Kingdom - 27 September, 2016 -– National Philanthropic Trust UK (NPT-UK) announced today it supports the Lord Mayor’s Giving Day (27 September 2016) and the international campaign “GivingTuesday” (29 November 2016). NPT-UK is an independent UK registered charity dedicated to providing philanthropic expertise to donors, financial institutions, foundations and charities through donor advised funds (DAFs; a type of charitable savings account).

[PRESSWIRE] NEW YORK - 18 August, 2016 -- CurePSP, the leading nonprofit advocacy organization focused on prime of life neurodegenerative diseases, has received a matching grant of $80,000 from the Light Of Day Foundation that will help to fund the foundation’s programs in patient and family care, education and awareness, and research.

[PRESSWIRE] NEW YORK - 18 August, 2016 -- TransPerfect, the world’s largest privately held provider of language and technology solutions for global business, today announced that company Co-CEO Phil Shawe has been named by The V Foundation for Cancer Research as a member of its Presidents Club, an honor given to individuals who generously support the Foundation’s mission of advancing cancer research with significant contributions.

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[PRESSWIRE] London, United Kingdom -- 05 July, 2016 – Ten individuals won this year’s awards each winner demonstrating a special flair and achievement in scholarship & citizenship, enterprise & innovation, music, journalism and photography. Set up in 2010 in memory of Anjool (Jools) Maldé (1984-2009), the Trust makes annual awards with prize money to select young individuals from the brightest of UK talents. Winners and their achievements as below.

[PRESSWIRE] London, United Kingdom - 20 April, 2016 -- Pioneering charity, Human Values Foundation has been selected to appear in a new digital publication entitled Cambridge Strategies, which showcases top employers and digital innovators from around the world, and provides insights into today’s ever-changing professional and academic landscapes.

[PRESSWIRE] London, United Kingdom - 15 February, 2016 -- Two bitter blows have been dealt to the Deaf community this week. The Deaf Health Charity SignHealth says enough is enough. Last Tuesday, NHS England said it wanted to scrap the Clinical Reference Group on Deaf Mental Health. The following day the charity was told their bid to the Department of Health to provide online psychological therapies had been turned down.

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[PRESSWIRE] London, United Kingdom - 12 February, 2016 -- A charity has given the thumbs up to schools in Dunstable who learned to sign and sing to raise money to help deaf children in the UK and Uganda.  The schools took part in sign2sing, a fundraising event organised by the Deaf Health Charity SignHealth.

[PRESSWIRE] London, United Kingdom - 04 February, 2016 -- To mark World Cancer Day on the 4th February, the Deaf Health Charity SignHealth is launching videos on testicular cancer in British Sign Language (BSL).  The charity has worked with male cancer charity Orchid - the UK’s leading charity working on behalf of everyone affected or interested in male cancer - to produce the series of ten videos.  They explain what testicular cancer is and how it is diagnosed and treated.

[PRESSWIRE] London, United Kingdom - 28 January, 2016 --A local school is learning to sing with sign language in a bid to raise money to help vulnerable deaf children in the UK and Uganda. Regency High School  in Warndon is taking part in sign2sing, a fundraising event organised by the Deaf Health Charity SignHealth.