TWO Harlow residents were recognised in the Pride of Essex Awards. The Pride of Essex Awards (formerly the ‘Essex Achievement Awards’) have been around since 1993. They were originated by Susie Cornell MBE. DL., who continues to be an active force behind them. Originally the Awards were in recognition to special people, of all ages, […]
PARNDON Wood Crematorium in Harlow is giving three local charities a total of nearly £24,000 in donations, which it raised as part of its metal recycling scheme.
A HARLOW anti-knife crime campaigner is taking on a half marathon as part of an on-going fundraising campaign.
A HARLOW couple are hoping to raise money for the homeless through their dazzling Christmas lights. Kate and Danny Stephens have put up their decorations outside their house in Parnall Road. Katie said: “Danny and I are wanting to raise money for charity. We’ve been saying it every year but this year when we put […]
A COMMUNITY-minded landscape gardener has made a generous donation to the Harlow Foodbank.
FOLLOWING a recent visit from Princess Anne, Harlow’s MP, asked the Culture Secretary to recognise the work of Harlow’s CAB “which has done so much to help those who are struggling or facing difficulties in their lives”.
THE ‘Santa Dash’ is an event loved by charities and their supporters everywhere.
A HARLOW woman has started a fundraiser for her sister who faces a battle against cancer. Juliette Charles has opened up a gofundme page for her sister Ellie. Juliette said: My beautiful sister has been diagnosed with breast cancer, DCIS with micro invasion. “This is awful at any time but obviously made more so in […]
St Clare Hospice secures Barclays funding to continue Bereavement Support Helpline for the next year
ST Clare Hospice, has secured £100,000 funding from Barclays to continue their Bereavement Support Helpline for the next year. The helpline, 01279 967670, launched in June 2020 in response to a community requirement for immediate emotional support, information and guidance,
SHOPPERS in Harlow are being urged to donate to the UK’s biggest food collection and support the Trussell Trust and FareShare as they help people in crisis amid the Covid-19 pandemic this Christmas.
St Clare Hospice launches new Dementia Project to support those with advanced dementia and their carers
Bereavement Support Helpline for the next year St Clare Hospice is launching a new dementia project to support people living with advanced dementia, and their carers, across West Essex and East Hertfordshire. The Namaste Care Dementia Support project aims to train and empower both unpaid carers and paid care staff to deliver high-quality, compassionate care to […]
A GO FUND ME page has been set up to help with the funeral expenses of a young Harlow man who tragically took his own life.
OPERATION Christmas Child, an annual project by international relief charity Samaritan’s Purse, is offering individuals the opportunity to pack their Christmas shoebox gifts for vulnerable children living in some of the world’s poorest countries online this year.
EVERY year, Mike Varney Physiotherapy and Paringdon Sports Club organise an annual toy collection for local children at Christmas.
FAWBERT and Barnard Primary has raised hundreds for Children in Need. The Old Harlow school took part in “Five to Thrive” to boost mental wellbeing and raise vital funds for children and young people across the UK. The school had aimed for £350 but by Saturday morning had reached a total of £435 and rising. […]
WEST Essex and East Herts charity, St Clare Hospice, is inviting supporters to get involved in their range of activities this Winter. From their Light up a Life services, virtual Christmas quiz and jumper day;
THE KINGS Group Estate Agents are running a virtual raffle in order to raise awareness of a number of mental health challenges during the pandemic.
A HARLOW man and his colleagues are raising money for November by playing video game Call of Duty for 24 hours.
Let’s Celebrate Christmas Let’s celebrate Christmas and bring gladness to the heart of Harlow! Let’s decorate St Paul’s Church inside and out! Big items and small! It’s a big building with lots of windows, flat roofs and some high parts. Plenty of space and place for very large nativities (flat roof), large stars (perhaps on […]
REDWINGS Horse Sanctuary is offering the chance for Christmas shoppers to purchase a unique and thoughtful gift for their loved ones which will help ensure hundreds of rescued horses will continue to enjoy a safe and happy home.
THIS is a festive raffle, with hope of bringing some Covid safe fun to people’s Christmas.
ST Clare Hospice is celebrating BBC Children in Need’s 2020 Appeal day and the support which the Hospice has received to fund their Children and Young People’s Bereavement Service.
A HARLOW resident and former member of the armed forces is set to take on a 10K run for charity on Remembrance Sunday.
HARLOW Foodbank: 12 Days of Christmas Appeal.