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L.A. TV News Pioneer, David Sheehan, To Be Awarded at Monaco International Film Festival

Los Angeles television's first and longest running entertainment reporter David Sheehan is being honored by the Monaco International Film Festival with its 2015 Lifetime Achievement Award Sunday December 6 in Monte Carlo. Wit...
by LoupDargent.info on Dec 5, 2015

Furry Little Puppy for Christmas

Christmas is coming sooner than you might think and it is already time for you to start thinking about the gifts that are most suitable for everyone around you. As every year, you might find it difficult to decide what to get for your dear ones. Fo...
by Pets Journal on Dec 4, 2015

#ClimateChange - NGO Bandeiras Brancas (White Banners) Creates A Video To Warn Of The Dangers Of Global Warming

NGO takes advantage of the UN Conference in Paris to send a message to people all over the worldSAO PAULO, Dec. 1, 2015 /PRNewswire  This week marked the official opening of COP 21, the UN Conference on Climate Change in Par...
by LoupDargent.info on Dec 2, 2015

Tis The Season

Tis the season to be kinder, show more patience, forgive, be thankful, love with all our might, and to give to those in need. But what if we chose to be this way all-year-round instead of only during the part of the year that surrounds many of our bl...
by Village Green Detroit Blog on Nov 29, 2015

A statement fit for Katy

This weeks Autumn Statement appears to have surprised a number of commentators for its appearance as being a ‘popular’ one that protects areas which were otherwise considered as under threat. Had we been approaching a General Election, such a sta...
by IanChisnall on Nov 28, 2015

Championing our educators

In the debate about the doubling of free childcare for 3 and 4 year olds, a promise made by the Government at the last General Election, it is easy to focus on those who made the promise, particularly as it transpires … Continue reading →...
by IanChisnall on Nov 6, 2015

Giving Back To Veterans: 10 Tax-Deductible Charities To Say ‘Thanks’

Around Veterans Day, many people choose to show their appreciation by giving a donation. Maybe they don’t have the time to volunteer or they would prefer to give money AND volunteer. Whatever the reason, the holiday is a huge reason many people don...
by Debt Free Living Guru on Nov 3, 2015

Kids Company and glitter

There are many lessons to be learnt and questions to be asked following the collapse of Kids Company. Some of these must be laid at the door of the charity and most importantly all seven of the Trustees. No one can … Continue reading →...
by IanChisnall on Nov 3, 2015

My Give As You Live Gift Guide

If like me the materialism of Christmas can make you a tad uncomfortable you need to head over to Give as you Live. Give as You Live, is a socially responsible way to shop. Over at the website you will find over 4,000 retailers  and exclusive deals...
by Baby Budgeting on Oct 29, 2015

We can help make A Million Miracles happen

Do you remember me telling you about Sightsavers A Million Miracles campaign to try and give a million people back their sight? It is so important to value our sight isn’t it, it is so critical to how we live. This year SightSavers campaign is...
by Baby Budgeting on Oct 28, 2015

Cupid’s Undie Run – running in my undies for a good cause!

I will be running in my undies this coming February so kids with neurofibromatosis (NF), also known as children’s tumors, can grow up happy and healthy. Yeah, I’m basically gonna be freezing my butt off as I strip down to my underpants...
by The Regular Guy NYC on Oct 26, 2015

The Lords bite back

It is easy to assume that the House of Lords is a bit of a toothless body when it comes to dealing with the business of Government. They can delay legislation and often amend it but are rarely in a … Continue reading →...
by IanChisnall on Oct 17, 2015

DREAM Project 2015

The DREAM Project to Honor Major League Baseball All-Star Robinson CanoHenry Santos & Leslie Grace to Host 4th Annual Benefit, Sueños 2015 The event will take place on November 12th at the exclusive 40/40 Club in New York Ci...
by Havtastic on Oct 13, 2015

When were you planning to consult us?

For several years the City Council here in Brighton & Hove have been involved in discussions with their colleagues in Adur & Worthing, Mid Sussex and Lewes to explore a concept they call the Greater Brighton Economic Area. The idea … Co...
by IanChisnall on Sep 15, 2015

Complete chaos

According to news reports yesterday, George Osborne wants people running Nurseries and Pre-Schools to come up with ideas to help him achieve his promise to double the amount of free childcare available to working parents of three and four year to...
by IanChisnall on Aug 27, 2015

Too feted to fail?

The stories of Government interventions that are emerging from the ashes of Kids Company show that long before the doors were closed on the charity, that too many strings were being pulled in secret using our money. Whilst in time I … Continue...
by IanChisnall on Aug 17, 2015

Change is in the hear

I have blogged from time to time about the importance of installing good quality hearing loops in public buildings and indeed in any setting where visitors or residents rely completely or partly on hearing aids or cochlear implants to interact with...
by IanChisnall on Aug 11, 2015

Paternalism and hindsight

Whilst experts and the opinionated pore over the lessons to be learned from the demise of Kids Company in terms of what the charity did right or wrong, the real challenge for all of us is how to ensure society can … Continue reading →...
by IanChisnall on Aug 8, 2015

Rent Assistance Grants

Looking for grants for rent assistance? There are some times when you’re above, while in other times you’re under. When you are in a slump, you would need help in getting through the rough time. As you know, one of the biggest e...
by Start Grants on Aug 6, 2015

Closing down a charity

The closure of Kids Company has been written about by others much more erudite than I, in particular my friend Andy Winter wrote a very good piece yesterday. However the tragic story has reminded me of an earlier time when … Continue reading &#...
by IanChisnall on Aug 6, 2015


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