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Hair-raising boost for charity cricket match

Archived, 6 days ago From Stourbridge News  

Stourbridge, U K - An annual charity cricket match has received a hair-raising boost from its co-organiser to celebrate its tenth year.

Pedmore cricketer Andrew Smith and his friend Nigel Swain, from Halesowen, have raised around £10,000 over the last de ...

Apple’s Phil Schiller takes ‘Ice Bucket Challenge’ to support ALS Association, challenges CEO Tim Cook

Archived, 6 days ago From MacDailyNews 

“Apple’s Senior VP of Marketing posted a few photos of himself taking the Ice Bucket Challenge on Twitter,” Mike Beasley reports for 9to5Mac. “The challenge was created by former Boston College baseball player Pete Frates in order to raise awareness ...

Mark Zuckerberg`s chilly charity challenge to Bill Gates

Archived, 6 days ago From Zee News  

Mumbai, INDIA - Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg has become the latest celebrity to be doused by a bucket of ice-cold water -- and now he wants Bill Gates to follow suit.

Aimed at raising awareness and cash for the fight against Lou Gehrig`s disease, ...

Chief Meteorologist Craig Setzer Challenged, Pays Up

Archived, 6 days ago From CBS Local  

Doral, FLORIDA - Another CBS4 personality stepped up to the viral ice bucket challenge.

This time, Chief Meteorologist Craig Setzer was challenged to take either douse himself with ice cold water or donate to charity.

He decided to take ...

Unprecedented Generosity Continues from Ice Bucket Challenge Participants

Archived, 6 days ago From ALS Association  

Washington, DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA - As of Thursday, August 14, The ALS Association has received $7.6 million in donations compared to $1.4 million during the same time period last year (July 29 to August 14). These donations have come from existing donors and 145,918 new donors to The ...

Slimmers in 'race' for cancer charity

Archived, 7 days ago From Portadown Times  

Portadown, U K - More than 120 members of eight Slimming World groups from Portadown, Lurgan and Brownlow took part in a Race for Life event at Craigavon Lakes, raising around £2,750 for their partner charity, Cancer Research UK.

They were joined by th ...

Essex firm of lawyers head world record attempt - raising thousands of pounds for charity

Archived, 7 days ago From Essex Chronicle  

Essex, U K - A world record attempt headed by an Essex firm of solicitors has raised over £2,000 for charity.

Kerseys solicitors, which has an appointment office in Colchester, helped organise an attempt for the largest number of fairies gathered i ...

Make-A-Wish Foundation grants teen's truck wish

Archived, 7 days ago From KSAT San Antonio  

San Antonio, TEXAS - All it took for the local Make-A-Wish foundation to put a smile of 19-year-old Brandon's face was taking something old and making it new again.

Brandon, who suffers from Cystic fibrosis, wanted his old Chevy pickup to get a makeover.

Walk to Defeat ALS

Archived, 7 days ago From now-events.net  

Foxworth, TEXAS - On September 6, 2014, I'm joining hundreds of walkers for The ALS Association’s Walk to Defeat ALS, and I need your support to make my efforts really matter! ALS, also known as Lou Gehrig’s Disease, is a deadly illness with no known cause or cure.

VU women's soccer and football teams take part in ALS Association Ice Bucket Challenge

Archived, 7 days ago From nwitimes.com  

Munster, INDIANA - John Marovich found a unique way to keep his Valparaiso women’s soccer team cool during preseason workouts Wednesday afternoon.

Marovich, responding from a challenge from Valparaiso football coach Dave Cecchini, had his team partake in ...

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