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SMALL CHARITIES EVENT IN BLACKPOOL

You are invited you to Blackpool, Wyre and Fylde’s Small Charities Week Event on June 19th 2019. The event will be held at Lancashire Energy HQ, Blackpool Airport Enterprise Zone, Squires Gate Lane, Blackpool , FY4 2QS. Parking is available. Small Charity Week...

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Meet the Funder – BBC Children In Need

Monday 15th April saw a visit to Blackpool for funder, BBC Children in Need, as part of their plans developing a new funding strategy. Supported by both Blackpool Council and Third Sector organisations, Ali from got a warm and appreciative welcome to our fabulous...

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Campaign to end period poverty

A group of Blackpool ladies have joined a national initiative to end ‘Period Poverty’ for school girls. The Red Box Project quietly ensures that no young woman misses school because she has her period. The project seeks to provide free sanitary items for young women...

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Be kind and get involved!

There are dozens – probably hundreds – of ways of getting involved in being kind and spreading kindness. Taking out the rubbish for an elderly or infirm neighbour, going round to a friend’s house for a brew and offering to wash up, helping someone who is struggling...

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Older People’s Summit

This event was hosted by the Fairness Commission to ‘hear’ how Blackpool could become a ‘Fairer place’ and how older members of the community felt about the issues they felt were affecting their lives. The event included a special question and answer session with...

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Needles out for charity donation

Blackpool’s eager knitters have been raising money for charity.Blackpool Fairness Commission and local community groups have motivated a special army of knitters to pull together and make 200 small woolly hats as part of the national Big Knit campaign. Knitters,...

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It’s good to be kind

That’s the message as a special campaign to promote generosity across the town gets underway. A quest to create 100 acts of kindness during November has been set up by Blackpool Fairness Commission, with anybody welcome to lend a hand. Chair of the Commission, Dr Arif...

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