The Wilberforce Trust has appointed York based William Birch & Sons to begin the construction of their new specialist extra care housing and Living and Leaning centre in Dringhouses.
People across Yorkshire are being called on to hold a Big Bake for Martin House Hospice Care for Children and Young People as part of Children’s Hospice Week.
Martin House is hoping people will come together to hold bake sales and coffee mornings to raise money to support its work caring for babies, children and young people with life-shortening conditions.
The Thirsk Mayor's Ball are thrilled to announce that they have raised a total of £14,360 at the Ball on Saturday 23rd March which will be split between two fantastic causes:
Steve Popple and Janie Chapelow are taking part in an expedition in Zambia this year to support the elephant conservation charity, Tusk, and Conservation Lower Zambezi in their Environmental Education Programme. The programme forms part of the organisation’s approach to combat poaching of wildlife and natural resource exploitation in and around the Lower Zambezi National Park. Last year’s inaugural campaign raised over £25,000.
York Mind Charity Golf Day – Entries now open
Former York headteacher David Ellis is the new Captain of Sandburn Hall Golf Club, and has chosen York Mind as his nominated charity for his captain’s year.
It costs around £20,000 per year to keep York Rescue Boat saving lives. To allow York Rescue Boat to carry on saving lives we need your help!
On 22nd & 23rd March we are asking people to donate £2.00 by texting “Goorange” to 70085 and wearing orange for the day. Text cost £2 + a standard message rate from your mobile provider.