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'Fundraising news' news stories:
Jan 05 2014
PHS raises £8,500 for children and families
Staff in more than 100 locations across the UK took part in fundraising activities like the Barmy Barnet competition
Dec 01 2013
X Factor winner’s single in aid of Together for Short Lives
The X Factor winner’s single will be in aid of Together for Short Lives and Great Ormond Street Hospital Children’s Charity.
Nov 20 2013
Together for Short Lives to benefit from this year’s ICAP Charity Day
We are very excited to be one of the charities benefitting from this year’s ICAP Charity Day on Tuesday 3 December.
Oct 10 2013
Congratulations to our Royal Parks Foundation Half Marathon runners!
Thank you to the Together for Short Lives team for completing 13.1 miles past London sights and through leafy Hyde Park roads in support of children unlikely to reach adulthood. The team have so far raised well over £6,000 and are still going strong!
Jul 24 2013
David Lloyd Leisure raises over £10,000 for children’s hospices
David Lloyd Leisure has raised over £10,000 for children’s hospices in its first fundraising event in aid of its charity of the year, Together for Short Lives.
May 03 2013
Sporting heroes launch partnership between David Lloyd Leisure
Sporting heroes Olympic and Paralympic medallists Zac Purchase MBE, Steve Backley OBE and Sophie Christiansen OBE took on the ultimate superhero challenge on Friday 3 May when they launched the charity of the year partnership between David Lloyd Leisure and Together for Short Lives, the leading charity for UK children's hospices.
Feb 08 2013
Text Santa raises over £5.2 million for six UK based charities
Text Santa, ITV's annual charity fundraiser, raised over £5.2 million for six charities last December, including Together for Short Lives, exceeding the 2011 total by £1.1million, it was announced today.
Jan 18 2013
X Factor Tour ticket giveaway for families
Together for Short Lives is giving away three pairs of free tickets to The X Factor Live Tour to children with a life-limiting or life-threatening condition and their parent or carer.
Jan 14 2013
One million sales for James Arthur’s single ‘Impossible’
The Official Charts Company confirmed that James Arthur’s single ‘Impossible’ has now clocked an incredible 1 million sales. Record Label Syco is donating all proceeds from these sales to children’s charity Together for Short Lives.
Jan 07 2013
James Arthur hits the No 1 slot again
James Arthur’s single ‘Impossible’ hit the number one spot for the third time yesterday! The sales will benefit charity Together for Short Lives to whom Syco are donating all proceeds.