Different ways celebrities are helping during this coronavirus pandemic

From supporting small charities to donating to food banks, celebrities have found various ways to donate to those who are vulnerable and in need. While there is the standard provision of lump sums to charities, other celebrities have added a more personal touch by directly handing out money to some of their fans. Here we’ll show some of the most famous people, from Continue Reading

Sunday Times Giving List 2019

The top 25 most giving and charitable millionaires in the United Kingdom. Rank – Name – 2019 wealth (million) – Donations (million) – Giving index (%) – Beneficiaries 1 – Jonathan Ruffer – 151 – 317.5 – 210.23 – Community, arts, social, heritage 2 – Kenneth Townsley – 120 – Continue Reading

Manchester Charities Supporting Older People through Coronavirus Pandemic

The coronavirus pandemic, and resulting lockdown, has brought the country to a standstill and the economy on its knees. After the NHS, the private charity sector has been hardest hit. With millions of older people ordered to a strict 3-month isolation period, they have little hope of support but these Continue Reading

Sports Stars Band Together to Support Charities during Coronavirus Pandemic

Harry Maguire asks Manchester United Squad to Make Donations Manchester United captain Harry Maguire has asked the football club’s entire squad to donate 30 per cent of their wages to charity. News reports have appeared this week, according to which the England international and Manchester United captain made the request Continue Reading

NHS Volunteer Army: NHS Volunteer Responders

On the 24th of March, following Boris Johnson’s orders for the United Kingdom to go into virtual lockdown, the NHS issued a call for volunteer army. In the press release, the National Health Service described itself as “rallying the troop” for the war on coronavirus. With the coronavirus pandemic growing Continue Reading

The Most Charitable Football Clubs in England

Chelsea – Chelsea FC Foundation – £7,558,005 The Chelsea FC Foundation was founded in 2010 and brings together the club’s various charitable endeavours. These charitable endeavours include education, the promotion of equality and diversity, a campaign against antisemitism and football coaching. The Foundation’s coaching work runs programmes for disabled people Continue Reading

Bag Books Charity

Bag Books is a UK-wide charity that makes multi-sensory books for children and adults with Severe Learning Disabilities or Profound and Multiple Learning Disabilities. Bag Books is the only charity organisation in the world publishing multi-sensory books specifically for people with learning disabilities. It was founded in 1993 and it Continue Reading

Versus Arthritis – All of us pushing to defy arthritis

Versus Arthritis is the UK’s largest charity which supports those suffering with arthritis. It was formed in September 2018 by the merger of two leading arthritis charities, Arthritis Research UK and Arthritis Care. The two charities also had predecessor organisations, which were founded separately. In 1947, Arthur Mainwaring Bowen founded Continue Reading