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GRANT GORDON, CHAIR & FOUNDER OF THE CHILDHOOD TRUST AWARDED OBE

Posted by Date: December 30th 2020 Category: Featured, In the News, Newsletter

GRANT GORDON, CHAIR & FOUNDER OF THE CHILDHOOD TRUST AWARDED OBE
Grant Gordon, founder & chair of The Childhood Trust, is awarded OBE in the 2021 New Years Honours List for services to philanthropy including during the COVID 19 response.

‘It is a real honour to receive this Award, which is testimony to the commitment by the staff and trustees of the Childhood Trust, in particular during the COVID 19 crisis. The...

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The Met’s & Childhood Trust’s first virtual Christmas Tree Appeal is best year ever!

Posted by Date: December 30th 2020 Category: Featured, In the News, Our Work

The Met’s & Childhood Trust’s first virtual Christmas Tree Appeal is best year ever!
The Met’s & Childhood Trust’s first virtual Christmas Tree Appeal is best year ever!

After taking the Met’s Annual Christmas Tree Appeal virtual for the first time in nine years, donations from Londoners have exceed all previous records with over £155,500 donated and a total of 21,446 presents provided for children aged from one-week to 17 years old currently being cared...

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Our Christmas Challenge 2020 raises a record £3,060,747 for 85 charities!

Posted by Date: December 30th 2020 Category: Featured, Fundraising, Our Work

Our Christmas Challenge 2020 raises a record £3,060,747 for 85 charities!

Our Big GIve Christmas Challenge campaign 2020 has raised £3,060,747 for 85 London charities. This is our eighth year of running the Christmas Challenge to raise funds for charities supporting disadvantaged children in London. This year’s total was a record and will enable vital support throughout 2021 for over 80,000 of London's most vulnerable and disadvantaged children. 

We beat last year’s result (£2,248,735) by 35% thanks to increased...

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