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Workmates’ 100-mile challenge is just the warm up

SIX workmates have cycled 100 miles over two days – and that’s just part of their training for a bigger challenge still to come. The team from Interserve, a support services and construction group, completed the Durham Big Ride’s 50-mile Beast route, which starts and ends in Durham City,...

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North East Grand Prix 2014

An event about strategy, pit stops and teamwork you’ll have to work hard together to earn pole position. You’ll be provided with race suits, helmets and gloves and will receive a full race briefing before you take to the track where your laps will be electronically recorded. Date: TBC Price:...

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Great North Run 2015

Places for the Great North Run can be bought from The Children’s Foundation. Be part of the world’s greatest half marathon on Sunday 13th September 2015! Spectator-lined course covers 13.1 miles from Newcastle, across the iconic Tyne Bridge and onto the picturesque coastal finish in South...

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The Children’s Foundation’s Annual Golf Day 2014

All proceeds will go towards The Children’s Foundation’s Happy, Healthy & Safe Appeal:- A team of four entry fee is only £200 which includes: Green Fees Bacon butties & tea/ coffee on arrival BBQ at the 19th hole Presentation for individual & team...

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The Kids’ Clown Concert for Doctors

Austin Sweeney, age 5, who was recently a patient in the hospital, was visited by the Clown Doctors’ during his stay. His parents, teachers and friends were so inspired by the Clown Doctors approach to therapeutic play that they decided to put on a show to raise money. Parents, grandparents,...

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Our Garden Project students getting real work experience

Southlands School’s EPICC Unit, which stands for the Extended Provision for the Inclusion of Challenging Children, is designed to support students that have additional social, emotional and behavioural difficulties or other more complex needs. Sarah Carrie, Royal Horticultural Society (RHS) North...

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Run Geordie Run thanked by The Children’s Foundation

Run Geordie Run was the guest of honour at The Children’s Foundation Supporters’ Evening – an event for the charity’s supporters to come along to be updated on all of their projects helping children who are disabled, disadvantaged or suffer from mental health issues. Children from Dunn...

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Charity Kingpin going for a strike!

The Children’s Foundation’s third annual Ten Pin Bowling Tournament took place on Thursday 27th February 2014 at the Metrocentre Namco Bowling Alley. The Children's Foundation’s Fundraising Committee organised this event and as always it was very well attended by the professionals of the...

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Newcastle University Rugby Club getting the X-Factor

Newcastle University Rugby Club getting the X-Factor A team of eight players from Newcastle University Rugby Club joined forces outside the X-Factor Live Tour, last night at Metro Radio Arena, to raise money for The Children’s Foundation.  An incredible £242 was raised in just an hour from the...

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Regional Small Grants

The Regional Small Grants is currently under review; therefore no meetings are scheduled in at present.  The Children’s Foundation Regional Small Grants programme supports community projects that benefit children and young people across the whole of the North East. Grants awarded are up...

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