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Charity Awareness Days and Events in March

A quick look at some of the charities’ national Awareness Days and events coming up in March.

1st March – LifeSIGNS: Self -Injury Awareness Day

1st -31st March – Target Ovarian Cancer: Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month

4th – 10th March – Action on Salt: National Salt Awareness Day

4th – 10th March – Endometriosis UK: National Endometriosis Awareness Week

7th March: University Mental Health Day

13th March – various organisations: National No Smoking Day

15th March – Comic Relief: Red Nose Day

21st March – Down’s Syndrome Association: World Down’s Syndrome Day

26th March – Epilepsy Society: Purple Day

31st March – Mother’s Day: (how about a Charity Voucher instead of flowers this year?!)

For a more comprehensive list we recommend taking a look on the ChangeStar ‘Charity Calendar’ at www.changestar.co.uk and at the online calendar on the ‘Awareness Days’ website.

Charity Awareness Days and Events in February

A quick look at some of the charities’ national Awareness Days and events coming up in February. 1st -28th February – Scleroderma & Raynaud’s UK: Raynaud’s Awareness Month 4th February – Cancer Research UK: World Cancer Day 4th -10th February Sexual Abuse & Sexual Violence Awareness Week 4th-10th February – British Tinnitus Association: Tinnitus Week…

Charity Awareness Days and Events in January

A quick look at some of the charities’ national Awareness Days and events coming up in January. 1st-31st January – Alcohol Concern Dry January 11th January – Paget’s Association Paget’s Awareness Day 21st-27th January – Jo’s Cervical Cancer Trust Cervical Cancer Prevention Week 27th January – LEPRA World Leprosy Day 31st January – Carers Trust…

Anglia Giving Christmas Donations

Some Charity Vouchers get used on the day they’re redeemed, others get used after a few weeks, or even a few months. However, as with all gift vouchers, some Charity Vouchers never get used at all. Anglia Giving, which runs the Charity Vouchers service, is a not-for-profit company and it uses some of this money…