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Volunteers and McDonald’s help make-a-wish come true for a 6-year-old

Archived, 10 days ago From fox2now.com 

St. Louis, MISSOURI - At the McDonald’s on Elm Street in St. Charles workers served up burgers, fries and a supersized dose of kindness. On Wednesday dozens of volunteers from orchard farm middle school and workers from five McDonald’s stores hosted a McCare night for 6-y ...

Schoolgirl donates her locks to children with cancer

Archived, 10 days ago From runcornandwidnesworld.co.uk 

Warrington, U K - A caring schoolgirl has donated her pony tail to make wigs for children with cancer.

Karla Buckley, aged five, from Widnes has been growing her hair since she was a baby.

Her mum, Dawn, aged 32, of Millar Crescent, said: ...

Despite risk of violence, Red Cross volunteers continue to try and prevent spread of cholera in Mozambique

Archived, 10 days ago From ifrc.org 

Geneva, SWITZERLAND - Twelve Red Cross volunteers gather on a porch in Namitotelane village, a rural area of Nampula, Mozambique, to discuss the challenges they face in preventing the spread of cholera in their communities. These volunteers are working to educate people a ...

Colgate men’s swim team to raise money for Operation Smile

Archived, 11 days ago From swimswam.com 

Austin, TEXAS - Colgate Men’s Swimming & Diving has announced that it will host a Swim-A-Thon this week in Lineberry Natatorium.

Members of the program will swim non-stop for a period of 48 hours, starting Thursday at 3 p.m. The group is planning to h ...

Kroger customers, workers donate money for MDA

Archived, 11 days ago From rockdalecitizen.com 

Rockdale County, GEORGIA - More than 186 Kroger-Atlanta Division stores in Georgia, South Carolina and Eastern Alabama teamed with customers to raise more than $292,000 to help improve the lives of people fighting muscle disease during the 33rd annual MDA Shamrock program to b ...

Community shaves heads for childhood cancer research

Archived, 11 days ago From savannahnow.com 

Savannah, GEORGIA - Nearly 15 people shaved their heads bald last Saturday in hopes of spreading awareness about childhood cancer research.

The Hardeeville Fire Department hosted the head-shaving charity event to support the St. Baldrick’s Foundation at T ...

Caring Blackburn schoolgirl cuts off blonde locks for charity

Archived, 11 days ago From thisislancashire.co.uk 

Manchester, U K - During adolescence teenagers take great pride in their appearance.

But one plucky schoolgirl has had her luscious locks of long blonde hair chopped off entirely - and it’s all for a good cause.

Katie Evans, 15, let staff ...

Items from REO Speedwagon, Peter Frampton being auctioned for suicide prevention charity

Archived, 11 days ago From classichitsandoldies.com 

Sanford, NORTH CAROLINA - REO Speedwagon and Peter Frampton are among the artists who have contributed items to a charity auction launched by the modern-rock band Seether to benefit SAVE, an organization that focuses on suicide prevention and helping people with mental illnes ...

Italian rescue services save thousands of migrants sailing from Libya

Archived, 12 days ago From latimes.com 

Los Angeles, CALIFORNIA - Italian rescue services saved 5,629 migrants and refugees sailing from Libya to Italy during the last few days, officials said Monday, as aid agencies predicted a large wave of migration across the Mediterranean this summer.

The migran ...

Abu Dhabi’s Make-a-Wish Foundation sends boy and 200 his pals to Ferrari World

Archived, 12 days ago From thenational.ae 

Abu Dhabi, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES - When Ali Saleh was contacted by the Make-a-Wish Foundation UAE, he asked that not only he but all 200 of his fellow campers at the Basma Diabetes Camp be taken to Ferrari World on Yas Island for a day of play.

Ali, 10, from Kuwait, suf ...

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