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Children in Need Cake Sale

There will be a cake sale and raffle in Main Reception at the St John’s Campus on Monday 25th November from 9.00 am until  1.00 pm in aid of Children in Need. Donations of cakes, cookies, etc. and any raffle prizes would be very welcome. Please come along and treat yourself to a cake and […]

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Support the Santa Mile for St Richard’s Hospice

The Aramark Catering team will be attempting a Santa Run on Monday 2 December. They will run around the University Campus Mile dressed as Santa and will be rattling their buckets to raise money for the University’s Charity of the Year, St Richard’s Hospice. This will be a great start to the festive season when […]

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Children in Need Cake Sale

There will be a cake sale and raffle in Main Reception at the St John’s Campus on Monday 25th November from 9.00 am until  1.00 pm in aid of Children in Need. Donations  cakes, cookies, etc. and any raffle prizes would be very welcome. Please come along and treat yourself to a cake and raise […]

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Support Allan and the British Heart Foundation

Allan Maund, AQU Officer, completed the Oxford To Cambridge Bike Ride in aid of The British Heart Foundation yesterday. He cycled 90 miles in 6 hours 44 minutes starting at Oxford University Sports Centre and finishing at Cambridge University Sports Centre. The event is hoping to raise £75,000, which could fund a PhD student’s pay and experimental costs for […]

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Fundraising for Worcestershire Animal Rescue Centre

ICT Technician Joanne James is currently raising funds for Worcestershire Animal Rescue Centre http://www.wars.org.uk/ by running a Pounds 4 Hounds promotion. It’s a nine-day detox/weight loss plan and for each one sold £10 will be donated to the charity. Participants can do it as a group and do a challenge to see who can lose […]

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Request for Raffle Prizes

Dear Colleague We are on the look out for raffle prizes for two upcoming University Events.  If you have any unwanted gifts, bottles of wine etc you would be willing to donate we would be delighted to receive them.  Please bring along to EE1013 (Events Office).  All proceeds from the raffles will go towards the […]

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Request for Raffle Prizes

Dear Colleague We are on the look out for raffle prizes for two upcoming University Events.  If you have any unwanted gifts, bottles of wine etc you would be willing to donate we would be delighted to receive them.  Please bring along to EE1013 (Events Office).  All proceeds from the raffles will go towards the […]

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Charity Walk

University ICT Technician Riaz Awan complete a four-mile charity walk last week to raise money for the British Heart Foundation. He walked from The Hive around scenic views of Worcester and has so far raised in excess of £120. If colleagues would like to make a donation, Riaz is collecting money all this week for […]

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Cycling in Aid of British Heart Foundation

Institute of Humanities & Creative Arts Administrator Allan Maund has embarked on a personal challenge to cycle three events in aid of the British Heart Foundation. The events are: 28 April – Worcestershire Bike Ride (30 miles) 13/14 July – London to Brighton Night Ride (60 miles) 28 September – Oxford to Cambridge Bike Ride […]

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University Charity of the Year

Dear Colleague Thank you to all of you who have supported the University’s Charity of the Year this year, Acorns Children’s Hospice. Colleagues have undertaken a range of fundraising activities including cake sales, raffles, quiz nights and a host of other activities. News of the final total raised will be communicated separately. The University’s Charity […]

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Fairtrade Cake Sale

The Fairtrade Cake Sale will take place on Thursday 28th February, from 12pm to 2pm in Main Reception, St John’s Campus. Staff are invited to take part in making a cake or tray bake using one Fairtrade ingredient. The collected funds will be donated to the Fairtrade Foundation, which works toward sustainable development by transforming […]

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University charity of the year

On 24th June, Paul Johnston will attempt a half marathon to raise funds for Acorns Children’s Hospice Trust, the University’s charity of the year. Paul, who is the Chief Executive of the Students’ Union, has never ran any kind of distance in his life and hopes that the size of donations he gets for the […]

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British Red Cross Gala Celebration Evening

You are invited to attend a Gala Celebration Evening for young people by young people to raise awareness of HIV and AIDS on Wednesday 29th February, 2012, 6.30 to 8.30pm at University of Worcester, City Campus, Infirmary Walk, Worcester, WR1 3AS. Guest speakers, buffet and entertainment included, with an international flavour. For FREE tickets, please […]

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Race Night

On Friday 24 February, the University of Worcester will be hosting a Race Night, sponsored by MSE Electrical Contractors. A small number of tickets are still available to purchase for the evening, which promises to be a fun and social way to enjoy the adrenalin rush of the races in the warm! The Race Night […]

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Acorns Children’s Hospice for the Three Counties

The need to use a children’s hospice can strike at any time – children can be born with a condition or diagnosed at any point in their lives, regardless of race, religion, financial or other circumstances. The vision of Acorns Children’s Hospice is that every child and young person living in the region that is […]

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University of Worcester firewalk challenge

Want to make a difference for someone else? Well here’s your chance! The football society at the University have joined forces with members of the charity “Sight Concern” to create a fire walk that will raise much needed money for both the visually impaired and blind in Worcestershire. The charity event, scheduled on Tuesday 27th […]