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'Fundraising news' news stories:
Dec 31 2012
James Arthur hits the No 1 slot again
James Arthur’s single ‘Impossible’ hit the number one spot again yesterday!
Dec 21 2012
Tune into ITV1 for Text Santa, supporting Together for Short Lives
Today is this Christmas’ ITV Text Santa appeal. This year Text Santa will equally benefit six UK charities including Together for Short Lives, the leading charity for UK children’s hospices. The funds raised for Together for Short Lives will support 49 children’s hospices across the country.
Dec 20 2012
James Arthur’s Impossible, fastest selling single of the year
James Arthur’s single ‘Impossible’ hit the number one spot yesterday and is the fastest selling single of the year so far. The sales will benefit charity Together for Short Lives to whom Syco are donating all proceeds.
Dec 04 2012
Children and families meet PM and X Factor finalists at Downing Street
Children with life-limiting conditions and their families met with David and Samantha Cameron at Number 10 last night, at the switching-on of the Downing Street Christmas lights. They were joined by The X Factor finalists.
Nov 23 2012
ITV1’s Daybreak and Hallmark Cards Announce Winner of Sketch Santa
Six year-old Demi Holmes has been crowned winner of the national ‘Sketch Santa’ competition. Her winning Christmas card design will join five celebrity creations to hit shelves across the UK today, with proceeds going to the six charities for ITV1's Text Santa charity appeal.
Nov 13 2012
Be part of the Biggest Charity Bag Pack Ever for ITV's Text Santa
This year Text Santa will equally benefit six UK charities including Together for Short Lives, the leading charity for UK children’s hospices. The funds raised for Together for Short Lives will support 49 children’s hospices across the country.
Oct 01 2012
Daybreak launches Celebrity Children's Christmas Card Competition
To celebrate ITV’s Christmas charity appeal Text Santa, Daybreak is giving one lucky youngster the chance to design their very own Christmas card to be sold alongside celebrity creations in shops nationwide.
Jun 21 2012
Barclays reaches for the sky in charity challenge
Barclays Bank has teamed up with Together for Short Lives and the Diana Award to launch Power Peaks, a charity challenge with a difference.
Jun 18 2012
Tesco Bank signs up donations for Together for Short Lives at ATMs
Tesco Bank announced last week that its customers can now donate to the supermarkets' chosen charities at ATMs located at more than 2,200 stores throughout the UK.
May 21 2012
Thomas Cook Children's Charity help make Disney Dreams Come True
Thomas Cook Children's Charity, partner of Together for Short Lives, generously funded a recent trip of dreams to Disneyland Paris for families from Acorns Children's Hospice.