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Hark the herald angels sing!

Hark the herald angels sing!

All are invited to an international virtual carol concert The Fine & Country Foundation will continue with the tradition of hosting its annual carols event, however, this year the event will be virtual and have an international flavour. Carols for Causes, as the event is named, will take place on Sunday 20 December at 7pm via Facebook Live. An evening of festive performances and celebration, all proceeds will be donated to charities which have a hand in aiding the fight against homelessness and poverty.     Jon Cooke, Trustee of the Fine & Country Foundation, says: “The carol concert has become a firm favourite on the Foundation’s annual calendar and despite the fact that we have had to change it to a virtual event, I have no doubt that it will be a successful event and memorable night for those who attend. We are extending an open invite and the funds raised through the event will go towards amazing causes and organisations that are helping people...

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More than £70,000 given to homeless charities across the world in our first grant scheme
We are delighted to announce that The Fine & Country Foundation now support 16 homeless charities and projects across the world through...
Grant Application Process
GRANT APPLICATION DATES AUTUMN GRANT UPDATE: You may have noticed that this month, we did not announce the opening of the Autumn Grant Prog...
10 top tips to submit a grant application
The Fine & Country Foundation grant programme has seen hundreds of applications flood in every March and October, all with different pro...

Fundraising Made Easy

Fundraising Made Easy

As restrictions across the UK continue to fluctuate, organising fundraising events is becoming difficult and unreliable. There are however a number of things that you can do, which take a matter of seconds to set-up but can result in donations being made to charity. One of these is easyfundraising. Easyfundraising is a platform which turns your everyday online shopping into donations for a cause of your choice, at no cost to you. How does it work? When making purchases on hundreds of online retailers, the retailer makes a donation based on a percentage of what you’ve spent. For example, Booking.com contributes a 4% donation. Let's say you fancy a winter weekend getaway and book two nights in a hotel, coming to £300. That’s instantly £12 to a charity of your choice, and not a penny extra from your pocket. Easyfundraising is simple to sign-up to and all they require is your name and email address. Watch this video to see just how straightforward it is. O...

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30th Oct 2020
Sanjay's 500km Challenge for The Fine & Country Foundation
Sanjay Gandhi has held the license for Fine & Country York for 18 months and in that time has done an outstanding amount of fundraising...
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28th Sep 2020
How people have been raising community spirits during lockdown
Lockdown restrictions are finally being lifted across the UK, and the rest of the world, following months of isolation. Some of us have been...
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15th Jul 2020
Rachel Slade’s Attempt at 100km in July
Rachel Slade, Finance Coordinator at University of Cambridge, set herself the challenge to run a total of 100km in July to fundraise for the...
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30th Jun 2020

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