Are you looking for an inspiring challenge in 2017? Diabetes UK is currently offering the chance to get involved with the forthcoming philanthropic Swim 22 Challenge, which enables participants to make a major difference to the lives of the 4.5 million individuals in the United Kingdom who currently live and suffer from diabetes.
Haroon Mota, Fundraising Manager for humanitarian charity Penny Appeal is preparing to undertake his biggest and toughest challenge, running four full marathons in the first three weeks of April.
He is hoping to raise £20,000, towards a solar panel which will provide water and electricity to people living in Senegal. Haroon will be running the London, Paris, Manchester and Boston Marathons. Thirty one year old Haroon is affectionately known as ‘Marathon Man’, and decided to take up running again to honour the memory of his late father.
The season of giving was festively ushered in as Celebrity Creations Management Business Entrepreneur/Founder, Singer-Songwriter and She Inspired Her Editor-In-Chief Crystal King UK inspirationally brought incessant joy to those less fortunate in successfully creating, directing, promoting and participating in the philanthropic and uplifting Santa’s for the Homeless 2016 campaign this winter.
With the announcement that there are being yet more cuts to the NHS with Mental Health sufferers and the elderly being the hardest hit, it is more vital that we come together to promote events which are contributing their part to highlight those most in need.
How phenomenal it is when entrepreneurs take their flair and passion for business to help and empower the lives of others. We at In-spire LS were thrilled to learn of the brand Vitae London; an emerging watch company which uses their watches to directly influence and enhance the lives of young throughout Africa.
Toronto’s acclaimed KICKIT2WINIT international soccer brand makes its United Kingdom debut in London’s Millwall Community Center with two forthcoming exhilarating soccer events on June 5-6 in an humanitarian effort to put an end to human and sex trafficking via the beautiful game. Money (£200 prize) and trophies are on the line for the overall victors, with honor, reputation and eternal bragging rights also at stake.
#CharityFocus| “Celebrities Including Tinie Tempah Call For Black Donors To Join Registries In Memory Of Charity’s Inspiration Through Short Film”
To coincide with Black History Month blood cancer charity ACLT (African Caribbean Leukaemia Trust) is launching a short film in partnership with NHS Blood and Transplant entitled ‘My Black Skin’, to highlight the continued shortage of volunteer black and mixed race donors on the blood, stem cell (bone marrow) and organ donor registers.
‘My Black Skin’, a poem inspired by Black History Month, written by actor and writer Nicholas Pinnock (Channel 4 Top Boy, Sky One Fortitude), will launch on the 7thanniversary since ACLT’s inspirational spearhead Daniel De-Gale passed away. The film which is a talking heads style piece stars over 20 celebrities from the UK television and music industry including musicians such as Tinie Tempah, Beverley Knight, entrepreneur and Apprentice winner (Series 1) Tim Campbell, actors Jimmy Akingbola (BBC1 Holby City and US drama Arrow), Ashley Walters (Channel 4 Top Boy) and comedian Javone Prince (BBC1 Javone Prince Show, Channel 4 PhoneShop). Also featured are patients who have been supported by ACLT from diagnosis right through to receiving treatment.