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I’ve seen funding for our services cut massively, so I’m running the marathon to try and help fill the gap

Wednesday 11 April 2018 / Fundraising
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Alison is running the marathon to coincide with her 20th anniversary of working for Action for Children & funding cuts.

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“When I saw the finish line I thought ‘Oh my God, it’s right there’ and I knew I had to run.”

Thursday 20 April 2017 / Fundraising, Events
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Gabs ran 26.2 miles in the year she turned 26. She wanted to give back to a charity she loved, Action for Children.

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Top fundraising tips from our marathon runners

Wednesday 12 April 2017 / Fundraising, Events

You’ve already had 3 office bake sales this week. Here are our top tips for when you need to branch out.

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Why me and my brother are taking on the London Marathon

Wednesday 05 April 2017 / Fundraising

Sian works hard all day supporting children and their families, now she's running 26 miles to raise money for them too

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Headland's pupil to appear on Countdown

Friday 29 April 2016 /

We are delighted to announce that a pupil from Headlands School will be making a TV appearance on Tuesday 3rd May.

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My London Marathon

Thursday 28 April 2016 /

A guest post from Gabrielle Desmarais.

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Ambassador training underway…

Wednesday 27 April 2016 /

Over the last few months we’ve created a suite of training for our Young Ambassadors.

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Vote for Emma in top 100 Rising Star Awards 2016

Tuesday 26 April 2016 /
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Emma was nominated for her commitment, passion and enthusiasm as a key member of Celebrate, our LGBT staff network.

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Colin hates running so why is he doing the London Marathon?

Friday 22 April 2016 /

In his mid-50s, Colin signed up to run the London Marathon for Action for Children

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