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Jersey Water to host Car Boot Sale at Val De Mare Reservoir

| April 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

Jersey Water will be hosting for the first time a Car Boot Sale at the Val De La Mare Reservoir site on Sunday 11th May 2014 from 10am to 2pm. All proceeds will go to Friends of Jersey Oncology (FOJO), which is Jersey Waters selected charity for 2014. The Car Boot will be managed and […]

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Powerful video clip aims to increase awareness of autism locally

Powerful video clip aims to increase awareness of autism locally

| April 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

During the last week of Autism Awareness month, Autism Jersey have released a very honest, personal and moving video clip with contributions from parents who have children with autism. It aims to increase understanding of autism within the island, reduce judgement and improve awareness of the charity which provides support to individuals with autism, their […]

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State Street staff help with gorilla ‘makeover’

State Street staff help with gorilla ‘makeover’

| April 23, 2014 | 0 Comments

Some 18 staff from State Street in Jersey entered the gorilla enclosure at Durrell recently to help with the ambitious renovation plan for the area. Equipped with paint brushes and paints and while the gorillas themselves were safely housed in the indoor enclosure for the day, the State Street volunteers were busy painting a four […]

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CCA Galleries International Supports Jersey Heart Support Group’s Defibrillator Campaign

CCA Galleries International Supports Jersey Heart Support Group’s Defibrillator Campaign

| April 17, 2014 | 0 Comments

CCA Galleries International are proud to support Jersey Heart Support Group’s campaign to install defibrillators in all Island schools during 2014. JHSG says that hundreds of young people die every year in the UK from undiagnosed heart conditions such as SCA (Sudden Cardiac Arrest) and SADS (Sudden Arrhythmic Death Syndrome).  Research by the British Heart […]

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From Champagne region to Champagne Lounge: A challenge in aid of Headway Jersey

| April 17, 2014 | 0 Comments

A team from the five-star Grand Jersey Hotel & Spa and local brain injury charity, Headway Jersey, are set to take on a gruelling four-day challenge. Starting Wednesday 6th August, the team will cycle through France, row from France to Jersey arriving Saturday 9th August. The team is comprised of key members of staff from […]

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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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