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Bolton Wanderers Former Players Association presents cheque to Children Today

Posted by Lexi Heselwood - Wednesday, April 10th, 2019
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  Bolton Wanderers FC Former Players Association raised a significant sum of money for seven charities, including Children Today, through their annual sportsman dinner and golf day on Thursday April 4th at the Whites Hotel in Bolton. Steve Parkin, Bolton Wanderers FC assistant manager, presented a cheque for £250 to Liz Oakes, Regional Fundraising Manager at…
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Teenager given life-changing boost thanks to wheelchair power pack

Posted by Lexi Heselwood - Saturday, February 16th, 2019
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A wheelchair power pack, co-funded by Children Today along with an anonymous charity, has offered life-changing independence for a 13-year-old boy with diplegic cerebral palsy. Riley, from Montrose, a twin was affected by twin-to-twin transfusion syndrome (TTTS), a condition that can occur in identical twin pregnancies who share a placenta. TTTS happens when there is…
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John Lewis Community Matters Scheme raises vital funds for Children Today

Posted by Lexi Heselwood - Monday, January 21st, 2019
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  Children Today Charitable Trust has received a vital boost from John Lewis thanks to the retailer’s Community Matters scheme. The charity received a £733 donation after being nominated as one of the three named charities at John Lewis at Home in Chester. The Community Matters scheme, invites shoppers to donate tokens in store and…
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Christmas at the Cathedral event raises thousands

Posted by Lexi Heselwood - Tuesday, December 18th, 2018
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A festive carol concert starring Chester-based choir, A Handbag of Harmonies, recently raised over £2,000 for Children Today The event at Chester Cathedral, which took place on the 14 December 2018 raised a total of £2,873 from ticket sales and raffle tickets.     Samantha Lee, Corporate & Events Fundraiser at Children Today, comments: “Our…
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House of Kidz raises hundreds at fun-filled fundraiser

Posted by Lexi Heselwood - Thursday, December 6th, 2018
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Children’s fashion retailer, House of Kidz, has raised £600 for Children Today at it’s recent fun-filled, family-friendly  fundraiser in November. Brenda O’Donnell, owner of House of Kidz in Omagh, pledged to donate £5 of every customer sale made during the event and raised additional funds using social media channels.  Brenda explains: “The story of John…
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