Free advice line for Internet ads

Are you planning an online fundraising or advertising campaign? Are you planning an online fundraising or advertising campaign? The Committee of Advertising Practitioners provides a free telephone and e-mail advice line for checking that Internet adverts are likely to adhere to Advertising Standards Authority guidelines. You won’t get official pre-clearance, but it could help avoid costly problems at an early stage.Contact the CAP’s free advice service. Advertisement  22 total views,  1 views today AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis Howard Lake | 11 February 2000 | News About Howard Lake Howard Lake is a digital fundraising entrepreneur. Publisher of UK Fundraising, the world’s first web resource for professional fundraisers, since 1994. Trainer and consultant in digital fundraising. Founder of Fundraising Camp and co-founder of GoodJobs.org.uk. Researching massive growth in giving. AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis Free advice line for Internet ads read more

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Coca-Cola launches 2016 Thank You Fund

first_img Coca-Cola is calling for youth groups with project ideas that foster self-esteem, confidence, wellbeing and leadership in young people across Ireland and Northern Ireland to apply for this year’s Thank You Fund.This year’s Fund was launched by broadcaster Pete Snodden and youth inspiration and disability campaigner Joanne O’Riordan in April, and totals €130,000 (over £100,000). The sum has been chosen in celebration of 130 years of Coca-Cola. This year, the Fund has launched in partnership with YouthAction Northern Ireland and the Irish Youth Foundation to encourage non-profit and community groups to apply. On 6th May, a workshop will be hosted at YouthAction Northern Ireland with any groups interested in applying invited to attend.The Fund is seeking applications which fall under one or more of the following three categories:Self Esteem & Confidence Building: Projects that help equip young people with skills for living, life and workWellbeing: Initiatives focused on providing youth with an outlet to support their mental health and wellbeing – from creative pursuits, to mentorship, to community involvementLeadership: Programmes for young people to develop their leadership skills – positioning them as future community, business or cultural leadersApplications must be received online via www.coca-cola.ie/thankyou before 7th June.Snodden said:“We want to hear from groups who seek to make a positive change in their communities, and those who are passionate about leading from the front to make it happen. I urge any groups thinking of applying for the funding to come along to the workshop with YouthAction NI on the 6th May to learn more about the process, and the types of projects we are hoping to hear from.” Advertisement  104 total views,  2 views today AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis8 Tagged with: Finance Ireland Northern Ireland Youth Coca-Cola launches 2016 Thank You Fund About Melanie May Melanie May is a journalist and copywriter specialising in writing both for and about the charity and marketing services sectors since 2001. She can be reached via www.thepurplepim.com.center_img Since its launch in 2011, the Thank You Fund has given €625,000 to non-profit organisations in Ireland and Northern Ireland. 43 organisations have been supported and over 30,000 people helped as a result.  103 total views,  1 views today AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis8 Melanie May | 29 April 2016 | Newslast_img read more

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Funding announced to promote blood & organ donation among BAME communities

first_img About Melanie May Melanie May is a journalist and copywriter specialising in writing both for and about the charity and marketing services sectors since 2001. She can be reached via www.thepurplepim.com. While it has previously focused solely on promoting organ donation after death, now in its third year of the scheme, NHS Blood and Transplant is also looking for applications that will engage diverse communities on the issue of blood donation. Tagged with: Funding health Funding announced to promote blood & organ donation among BAME communities AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis1 Melanie May | 30 October 2020 | News New government funding totalling £600,000 has been announced to promote blood and organ donation amongst Black, Asian, mixed heritage or ethnic minority communities.The funding aims to address the shortage of organs for those waiting for a transplant from all of these backgrounds, and the lack of Black blood donors whose blood is used to treat conditions like sickle cell disease.The Community Investment Scheme is run by NHS Blood and Transplant, and will fund community and faith organisations to drive awareness, understanding and behaviour change. Organisations can apply for one of three funding bands:up to £2,499between £2,500 – £10,000between £10,001 and £20,000This year, as part of the scheme, NHS Blood and Transplant is also launching the Community Engagement Leads initiative. This will work in conjunction with key community-based organisations across England to create grassroot networks to promote organ and blood donation.NHS Blood and Transplant is requesting that applicants demonstrate consideration of the current uncertainty around Covid-19. Applications focused on a digital delivery are encouraged, while digital contingency planning will be expected for any face-to-face work.Health Minister Lord Bethell said: Advertisement [youtube height=”450″width=”800″]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EZQfsRIHoUs&feature=emb_title[/youtube]  147 total views,  1 views today AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis1 “This new funding will help organisations carry out vital work within local BAME communities by opening up and informing the conversation about organ and blood donation.“Often a person’s best donor match will share their ethnicity, but too many donation opportunities are missed because families aren’t discussing the subject.“We know when it comes to organ donation, these conversations save lives, which is why it is so important to help individuals make an informed decision and talk about it with their families.”The application deadline is 5pm on 2 December 2020. Projects will need to be completed by 1 October 2022.last_img read more

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Local news briefs – Fianna Eireann, Latin Masses and Pharmacists

first_imgEmail Previous articleNow, homeowners face €100 poll taxNext articleDj Mac 3 to open up for Tinchy Stryder admin Advertisement Remembering Fianna EireannTHE 100th anniversary of the establishment of Na Fianna Eireann takes place this Sunday.Sign up for the weekly Limerick Post newsletter Sign Up The Boy Scout organisation was founded in 1909 by leading nationalists, Countess Markievicz and Bulmer Hobson to counter the Baden Powel scouting movement that had been set up in this country the year before.It is interesting to note that a sister of Bulmer Hobson is still living in Castleconnel..Three of the young men who joined the scouting movement in 1912 were Limerick’s Sean Heuston, after which Sean Heuston Place, is named, Con Colbert from Athea, whose name was given to Limerick’s railway station and Ned Daly, whose uncle, John, provided the site for the first Fianna Eireann scout hall in the city (located in Barrington Street and which was later burnt down by the Black and Tans).Commemoration ceremonies will commence in Athea at 2.30pm on Sunday.Latin Mass at St Patrick’sAS a result of our feature in last week’s Post on the celebration of the Latin Mass in Limerick, this paper has received numerous phone calls regarding Mass times in St. Patrick’s church on the Dublin Road.The Latin Mass will be celebrated in St. Patrick’s on this Saturday 15, the feast of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary, a Holy Day, and on Sunday 16.The time for both Masses is 11.15 am and they will be celebrated by priests of the Institute of Christ the King Sovereign Priest.Pharmacists resume normal dutiesLIMERICK Pharmacists resumed normal service on Wednesday after the Irish Pharmacy Union urged members to do so, in the interests of patient safety.Union leaders took the decision at an emergency meeting in Dublin on Tuesday, a decision welcomed by Minister for Health, Mary Harney.The decision to end the 11-day dispute between hundreds of pharmacists and the Health Service Executive over cuts in fees for dispensing State drugs is likely to lead to further talks between the parties concerned.IPU President Liz Hoctor, said the decision to resume normal service had been taken in light of growing risks to patients’ safety.However, it is understood that some pharmacists throughout the country were disappointed that the decision was taken to resume normal duties.Medical group in cityAS exclusively reported in the Limerick Post three months ago, a Dutch medical group has taken over the corner site at Thomas Street/Catherine Street, offering a range of services..Pat Kearney of Rooney Auctioneers, told the Limerick Post at the time that the owners of the building were anxious to procure one tenant for the entire building.He was responding to claims from two prominent Limerick retailers to the Limerick Post that they had entered into negotiations for individual units in the building but were not encouraged to pursue their interests.Clancy’s close O’Connell Street storeAFTER over 80 years trading in O’Connell Street, Clancy’s electrical have decided to trade exclusively from their Parkway Store from August 24.Clancy’s, a household name throughout Munster, are to consolidate their business in one unit.The future of the O’Connell Street premises is not yet known.See story page two this issue. Linkedin WhatsAppcenter_img NewsLocal NewsLocal news briefs – Fianna Eireann, Latin Masses and PharmacistsBy admin – August 13, 2009 564 Print Facebook Twitterlast_img read more

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Council OK’s incentives for sporting events

first_img By admin – June 12, 2018 Local News WhatsApp Council OK’s incentives for sporting events Odessa CVB.jpg The Odessa City Council last year approved funding $50,000 for the Odessa Convention and Visitors Bureau to lure a women’s professional golf tournament to the city. Ultimately organizers of the LPGA Symetra Tour went elsewhere.But the City Council on Tuesday approved repurposing that money to incentivize local events that CVB officials project will bring in more people, including a large softball tournament. Funds under the program aimed at recruiting sports events are awarded by the city as reimbursements to organizations that hit attendance targets that the CVB uses to project tax-generating hotel stays drawn by the events.Applicants for the $50,000 included an all-star girls’ softball tournament expected to draw 7,000 attendees in July, 5,000 of whom would be traveling to Odessa from out of town. The CVB estimated an economic impact of $3.3 million. A second applicant sought some of the money for a winter golf meet expected to draw 142 attendees, most of whom would also be visiting from out of town. The CVB expected that smaller event organized by the Pan American Golf Association would inject about $31,000 into the local economy and also award scholarships for local high school students.District 1 Councilman Malcolm Hamilton and District 2 Councilman Dewey Bryant approved repurposing the money, while District 3 Councilwoman Barbara Graff voted no, citing objections to the winter golf tournament. District 4 Councilman Mike Gardner and District 5 Councilman Filiberto Gonzales were absent.IN OTHER BUSINESS, THE CITY COUNCIL:>>Approved accepting an $85,000 donation for the Odessa Police Department from the 2018 Bustin’ for Badges event.>>Approved minutes for meetings on May 22 and June 5.>>Approved an agreement with the Texas Department of Transportation for temporary closure of Grant Avenue between Second and Sixth streets for the Firecracker Fandango event on June 30.>>Approved renewal of an agreement with BBVA Compass for depository services. >>Removed from the table, opened a public hearing and voted for the first time to approve a request of Triple J Investments to rezone a piece of land near the northwest corner of Dawn Avenue and Charles Walker Road to allow development of six-single family homes. The item had been tabled in March to address concerns of neighbors.>>Approved abandoning alley right-of-way on less than an acre of land between North West County Road and Elliot Avenue.>>Opened a public hearing and approved for the second time a request by Shanthi Thangam for original zoning of Retail-One on about one acre of vacant land to accommodate a jewelry store east of the intersection of the Highway 191 service road and Rocky Lane Road.>>Opened a public hearing and approved for the first tie a request by Callon Petroleum Operating Company for original zoning of Future Development-Drill Reservation on nearly 90 acres of land near County Road 1305 in Midland County.>>Discussed in a pre-meeting briefing session retail recruitment strategy, a water master plan for capital improvements, and two board appointments. Facebook Twitter Facebook Twitter Pinterest Pinterest WhatsApp Previous articleBOXING: Odessa’s Alday Jr. has in-ring return scheduled for July 20Next articleCharter contract changes approved adminlast_img read more

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Derry Diocesan administrator to replace Cardinal Sean Brady

first_img Man arrested on suspicion of drugs and criminal property offences in Derry WhatsApp Twitter Pinterest Previous articleA number of streets closed due to Strabane security alertNext articleInspector says burglary arrest should give public reasurance News Highland WhatsApp Google+ Twitter By News Highland – January 18, 2013 365 additional cases of Covid-19 in Republic 75 positive cases of Covid confirmed in North Newscenter_img Facebook Google+ Derry Diocesan administrator to replace Cardinal Sean Brady Main Evening News, Sport and Obituaries Tuesday May 25th Facebook Pinterest RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Further drop in people receiving PUP in Donegal The administrator of the Diocese of Derry is to be appointed Co-Adjuter Archbishop of Armagh, and will replace Cardinal Sean Brady when he retires in two years time.Mgr. Eamon Martin’s appointment will be confirmed at a press conference in Armagh this morning.He’s been in charge of the Derry Diocese since Bishop Seamus Hegarty stepped aside due to ill health.Speaking on the Shaun Doherty Show, Fr Michael Canny said Mgr Martin is likely to be made a cardinal in the future………..[podcast]http://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/01/canny11.mp3[/podcast] Gardai continue to investigate Kilmacrennan firelast_img read more

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437 new Covid 19 cases, 62 in Donegal

first_img Google+ DL Debate – 24/05/21 RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Previous articleNews, Sport and Obituaries on Monday April 26thNext articleO’Shea should be good for Championship News Highland 437 new cases of Covid 19 have been confirmed in the Republic today, with one additional Covid related death reported.There were 62 new cases in Donegal, which now has a 14 day incidence rate of 288.3 cases per 100,000 people, compared to a national figure of 121. Donegal once again has the highest incidence rate in the country.Meanwhile, 73 more cases of Covid 19 have been confirmed north of the border today, with one additional death reported.61 patients are being treated in hospital for the disease in Northern Ireland, with 5 in ICU.Last night, there were 15 Covid patients being treated at Letterkenny University Hospital, one of them in intensive care.Statement from the National Public Health Emergency TeamThe Health Protection Surveillance Centre has today been notified of 1 additional death related to COVID-19.There has been a total of 4,874 COVID-19 related deaths in Ireland.As of midnight, Sunday 25th April, the HPSC has been notified of 437 confirmed cases of COVID-19.There has now been a total of 247,069* confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Ireland.Of the cases notified today:220 are men / 216 are women76% are under 45 years of ageThe median age is 29 years old169 in Dublin, 62 in Donegal, 40 in Kildare, 29 in Meath, 21 in Galway and the remaining 116 cases are spread across 17 other counties.**As of 8am today, 184 COVID-19 patients are hospitalised, of which 46 are in ICU. 19 additional hospitalisations in the past 24 hours.As of April 24th, 2021, 1,385,753 doses of COVID-19 vaccine have been administered in Ireland: 7-day incidence 66.55-day moving average 475 Pinterest Arranmore progress and potential flagged as population grows Important message for people attending LUH’s INR clinic Homepage BannerNews 437 new Covid 19 cases, 62 in Donegal Facebook Facebook News, Sport and Obituaries on Monday May 24th Google+ Dr Tony Holohan, Chief Medical Officer, the Department of Health said: “As a country, we have now given a first dose of COVID-19 vaccine to 25% of eligible adults. In order to protect the vital work of the vaccination programme in offering us all protection from COVID-19, it is important we continue to remain vigilant and careful. Right now, we need to protect the progress we have made together.“While we should remain cautious, we can also be cautiously optimistic. Our vaccination programme, alongside the continued commendable adherence of the vast majority of people in Ireland to the public health advice, are the key to exiting this pandemic in the coming months. However, doing things like mixing indoors when disease is still circulating at a high level puts our progress at risk. Please continue to act in the best interests of one another and be safe when socialising.”The COVID-19 Dashboard provides up-to-date information on the key indicators of COVID-19 in the community including daily data on Ireland’s COVID-19 Vaccination Programme.*Validation of data at the HPSC has resulted in the denotification of 1 confirmed case. The figure of 247,069 confirmed cases reflects this.**County data should be considered provisional as the national Computerised Infectious Disease Reporting System (CIDR) is a dynamic system and case details are continually being validated and updated. Twitter Twitter By News Highland – April 26, 2021 Pinterest WhatsApp 987,681 people have received their first dose398,072 people have received their second dose Loganair’s new Derry – Liverpool air service takes off from CODA WhatsApp Nine til Noon Show – Listen back to Monday’s Programmelast_img read more

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SUU Football At Oregon State Saturday, Seeking First All-Time Pac-12 Win

first_img FacebookTwitterLinkedInEmailCORVALLIS, Ore.-Saturday, Southern Utah University football seeks to overcome the ill effects of  a 34-30 upset loss to North Alabama last week, by facing Pac-12 foe Oregon State at Corvallis, Ore.In his first career Division I start, Thunderbirds quarterback Chris Helbig completed 28 of 38 passes for 316 yards and two touchdowns.Defensively, SUU was led by safety Kyle Hannemann who posted an interception in the loss.SUU is 0-4 all-time against Pac-12 schools, having previously lost to Oregon, Utah, Washington State and California.After playing the Beavers Saturday, the Thunderbirds will compete against another Pac-12 school at Tucson, Ariz. September 15 against the Arizona Wildcats.The Beavers are led by tailback Artavis Pierce, who in a 77-31 loss to Ohio State last Saturday, amassed 168 yards on 11 carries (15.3 yards per carry) and two touchdowns.Additionally, receiver Trevon Bradford was solid for Oregon State against the Buckeyes, hauling in six receptions for 104 yards and two scores. September 6, 2018 /Sports News – Local SUU Football At Oregon State Saturday, Seeking First All-Time Pac-12 Win Brad James Written by Tags: Artavis Pierce/California/Chris Helbig/Kyle Hannemann/Oregon/Oregon State/SUU Football/Trevon Bradford/Utah/Washington Statelast_img read more

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Tiger Woods breaks silence after crash

first_imgMarch 1, 2021 /Sports News – National Tiger Woods breaks silence after crash Beau Lund It is hard to explain how touching today was when I turned on the tv and saw all the red shirts. To every golfer and every fan, you are truly helping me get through this tough time.— Tiger Woods (@TigerWoods) March 1, 2021Woods’ message of gratitude comes just days after the 45-year-old golfer underwent emergency surgery for injuries he suffered in a serious car accident. Woods is still hospitalized and recovering in southern California.Watch the report from ABC’s Good Morning America:Copyright © 2021, ABC Audio. All rights reserved. FacebookTwitterLinkedInEmailMatt Winkelmeyer/Getty Images for The MatchBy CARMEN COX, ABC News(LOS ANGELES) — Tiger Woods tweeted a message of love after fans and fellow golfers took to the final round of the WGC-Workday Championship wearing his signature Sunday red as a tribute to the star athlete.“It is hard to explain how touching today was when I turned on the tv and saw all the red shirts,” Woods tweeted Sunday evening. “To every golfer and every fan, you are truly helping me get through this tough time.” Written bylast_img read more

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Flood Relief Donation Drive this Saturday

first_imgThe Vanderburgh County Sheriff’s Office has partnered with local businesses and civic organizations to provide flood relief supplies to the Houston area.The Sheriff’s Office, Evansville Garage Doors, the Evansville Otters 12U travel baseball team, the 16U Lady Otters travel softball team, Subway (US41 and Morgan Ave), Evansville Boys & Girls Club, and Kitch & Schreiber Advertising are participating.Non-perishable items such as sealed water bottle packs, canned goods, cleaning supplies, paper products and other dry goods are being collected.On Saturday, September 02 and Saturday, September 09 three collection stations will be operated from 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM. Relief supplies can be brought to one of the following locations:North High School Baseball Field at 15331 US Hwy 41 NorthBoys and Girls Club at 700 Bellemeade AveEvansville Garage Doors at 808 Division StreetSupplies can also be dropped off at Evansville Garage Doors Monday through Friday from 7 AM to 5 PM. Monetary donations cannot be accepted. For a list of FEMA approved disaster charities that accept monetary donations, please click here.On September 11, 2017 Evansville Garage Doors will truck the supplies to Texas for delivery to an approved distribution center.We hope to see you at one of the collection centers listed above this Saturday! Please email [email protected] with any questions. FacebookTwitterCopy LinkEmailShare last_img read more

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