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Mourant Ozannes finds MOJO for FOJO

Mourant Ozannes finds MOJO for FOJO

| April 16, 2014 | 0 Comments

Staff at law firm Mourant Ozannes had a ‘hairy’ experience for charity last week, raising essential funds to help cancer patients. As part of an Island-wide initiative nearly 40 members of staff at the law firm donned a wig for the Friends of Jersey Oncology (FOJO) charity, which helps raise funds for the purchase of […]

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Barclays Jersey Boat Show 2014 will benefit armed forces charities

| April 15, 2014 | 0 Comments

To mark the 350th anniversary of the Royal Marines this year’s Barclays Jersey Boat Show will help raise the profile and much needed funds for two armed forces charities, The Royal Navy and Royal Marines Charity and Holidays for Heroes Jersey. The Royal Navy and Royal Marines Charity is the principal charity of the Royal […]

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Hoppy Easter for charity bunnies

Hoppy Easter for charity bunnies

| April 14, 2014 | 0 Comments

Teams of runners dressed in bunny outfits delivered chocolate Easter egg treats around schools and nurseries raising more than £3,000 for the Grace Crocker Family Support Foundation. On Wed 9th April, Pete Wright and his team of bunny runners: Andy Smith, Rachel Wright, Heather Aston-Jones, Stuart Dore and Tracy Needham ran around the island to […]

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Commitment to the community and communication excellence

| April 11, 2014 | 0 Comments

As the 2014 Autism Awareness Month gets underway, JT is for the third consecutive year joining together with charities in the Channel Islands as part of its three year commitment to autism. Since 2012, JT’s staff helped to fulfil JT’s pledge by volunteering their time and have actively fundraised to support local autism charities and […]

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Royal Navy helps Barclays with National Trust project

Royal Navy helps Barclays with National Trust project

| April 10, 2014 | 0 Comments

Volunteers from Barclays Wealth & Investment Management, the Jersey Sea Cadets, Jersey Field Squadron and the National Trust were recently joined by three Royal Navy personnel from HMS Vengeance for a community project at Fern Valley. The volunteers helped to dismantle and replace the boardwalks and clear the footpath at the entrance to the National […]

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Help Make the British Isles Red in Remembrance for the WWI Centenary

| April 7, 2014 | 0 Comments

De Gruchy’s Funeral Care in Jersey and Argent Funeral Care in Guernsey are supporting the Royal British Legion Centenary Poppy Campaign, in commemoration of the First World War. The campaign is encouraging as many people as possible across the British Isles to plant poppy seeds in remembrance of WW1, in the lead up to August’s […]

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Watch out there are bunnies about – Easter comes early in Jersey

Watch out there are bunnies about – Easter comes early in Jersey

| April 7, 2014 | 0 Comments

There will be teams of Easter bunnies running around Jersey on Wednesday 9th April as choccy egg treats are delivered to various schools and nurseries ahead of the Easter break – and it’s all for charity. Last year Pete Wright, Chief Financial Officer at GoldMoney, ran the toughest foot race on earth, the Marathon de […]

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New respite care home opens next week

| April 4, 2014 | 0 Comments

A new respite care home specifically designed to meet the needs of Islanders with learning disabilities and associated conditions will be opened next week by His Excellency the Lieutenant Governor, General Sir John McColl, and Lady McColl. Mourant Lodge in Trinity is the latest addition to essential care services provided by Les Amis, the Jersey […]

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Three charities benefit from £150,000 donation from HSBC, the largest to date as part of the bank’s community investment programme in Jersey

Three charities benefit from £150,000 donation from HSBC, the largest to date as part of the bank’s community investment programme in Jersey

| March 27, 2014 | 0 Comments

3 leading charity programmes will be enhanced by new investment 3,500 young people will be educated about the environment by the end of 2016 300 volunteering opportunities for HSBC employees to lend their support HSBC has announced a new three year £150,000 community investment programme in Jersey, aimed at engaging and educating young people about […]

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11 Jersey charities to benefit from this year’s Collas Crill Island Walk

| March 26, 2014 | 0 Comments

11 Jersey charities spanning the old, the young, Islanders with learning disabilities and health and environment-related causes will benefit from this year’s Collas Crill Island Walk. This year’s main charities are Les Amis and Age Concern. Several other charities will also benefit from a share of the overall pot of sponsorship monies including Jersey Mencap, […]

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