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The African Science Academy | Re-inventing Africa, one girl at a time

  The African Science Academy (ASA) is Africa’s leading girls only science and math school. Based in Ghana, ASA takes amazing young women, from less advantaged backgrounds, who are passionate about science and technology from all across Africa on full scholarships. For the 2016/17 academic year, 24 students came from Ghana, Nigeria, Cameroon, Sierra Leone,...
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02/03/2018: The Big London Night Walk 2018

Registration is now open for The Big London Night Walk, taking place on Friday 2 March 2018. This will be the eighth Big London Night Walk from The Big Issue Foundation and will feature a brand new start and route for 2018. The event is aimed at bringing supporters together...
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Enhance your skills during Learning at Work Week

  Learning at Work Week, running from 15-21 May, is aiming to raise awareness of learning and further education through fresh and exciting campaigns. Each year, Learning at Work Week encourages organisations to promote the idea of learning and staff development. Anyone can take part in the week and over...
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Smart Works Inspire Fashion Show 2017

We are delighted to invite you to join us at the Smart Works Inspire Fashion Show on the evening of Thursday 23 March, kindly hosted by the Royal Bank of Scotland in the City of London. Come along for a glamorous evening and raise money for a great cause whilst...
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Breast Cancer Awareness: Secondary. Not second rate.

To mark Secondary Breast Cancer Awareness Day (13 October) Breast Cancer Care are asking people to email the new Minister responsible for cancer (David Mowat MP) to make sure he knows about this incurable disease, and the lack of support patients are currently receiving. Secondary breast cancer is when breast...
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Run the British 10k London Run in aid of Wellbeing of Women

RUN THE CAPITAL! The Vitality British 10K London Run is staged on the world’s greatest route through the heart of central London, passing many of the capital’s truly world class historic and iconic landmarks. A delightfully British 10k, the race starts on Piccadilly outside The Guards & Calvary Club, runners...
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Pride in London | 25th – 26th June

Freedom to stand up for equality Join the party as thousands of people take part in the week-long festival of Pride in London, a celebration of the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender community. Pride in London takes place from 10th – 26th June 2016, with the main Pride events taking...
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Get Involved: Creative ways to raise money for charity

Raising money for charity is now easier than ever thanks to far-reaching social communities available on the web. Through social media sites such as Facebook and Twitter and fundraising sites like Just Giving and Crowdrise, putting donors in touch with reciprocates has never been easier. There are all sorts of...
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Donate a Day’s Wages to Charity Day | 11th May

Today celebrates ‘Donate a Day’s Wages to Charity Day’, where people are encouraged to donate the equivalent of their day’s wage to a charity of their choice. Usually celebrated on the second Wednesday in March, the day aims to encourage people to become involved with various charities, both through financial...
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