Rotary raises over £150,000 for children’s hospices

first_img Tagged with: Community fundraising Volunteering Howard Lake | 15 January 2004 | News Rotary raises over £150,000 for children’s hospices  32 total views,  1 views today AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis Rotary International in Great Britain and Ireland has raised over £150,000 for the Association of Children’s Hospices since July 2003. Rotary Clubs have participated in many fundraising events, including in the run-up to Christmas. In addition Rotarians are giving hundreds of volunteer hours each week at local hospices.The partnership has also raised awareness, and in Ireland, for example, a new children’s hospice is being planned in Dublin, with Rotary support. Advertisementcenter_img AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis There are currently 26 fully operational children’s hospices in the United Kingdom, and a 13 projects are underway to establish a children’s hospice service.Rotary is the worldwide organisation of business and professional men and women who provide humanitarian service, encourage high ethical standards in all vocations and help to build goodwill and peace in the world. About Howard Lake Howard Lake is a digital fundraising entrepreneur. Publisher of UK Fundraising, the world’s first web resource for professional fundraisers, since 1994. Trainer and consultant in digital fundraising. Founder of Fundraising Camp and co-founder of GoodJobs.org.uk. Researching massive growth in giving.last_img read more