Teenage fundraiser to host 24-hour charity stall outside his house for good cause

A teenager who has been an avid fundraiser since he was just two years old is set to host a 24-hour charity stall outside his house this weekend. Louis Johnson from Wolverhampton will stand on his drive for a whole day and night to try and raise money for Birmingham Children’s Hospital, for whom the…

Youngster goes the extra mile for children’s charity fundraiser

A boy is cycling 18 miles to raise money for a charity supporting seriously-ill children. Henry Peterken, 6, of Newark, and his mum, Carrie-Anne Peterken, are planning to cycle 18 miles from Newark to Lincoln in the last week of August to raise money for the Rainbow Trust. The route will take them from their…

Local man gives back to ‘Pet Connection’

ALBANY, N.Y. (NEWS10) – A good friend of NEWS10 Meteorologist Steve Caporizzo wants to give him a special birthday gift. Each year, Andrew Paolano holds a Facebook fundraiser, with all proceeds going straight to “Pet Connection,” Cap’s well-known Capital Region program that aids furry friends of all kinds. Get the latest news, weather, sports, and…

Girl, 6, to climb Snowdon in animal rescue fundraiser

Megan wanted to “do something big” to help the centre after she saw its work with injured hedgehogs. A young girl is to climb Snowdon to help raise money for an animal rescue centre after she saw their work with injured hedgehogs. Six-year-old Megan from Nottinghamshire said she wanted to “do something big” and asked…

High school senior hoping to raise $50k in 50 days for cancer research

As part of the Basha High Schoolers Senior Project, one student is using her social media skills, as well as some good old-fashion cold calling, to raise money for the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society. CHANDLER, Ariz. (KNXV) — For Alexis Lu, it’s the memory of her grandpa and his loving spirit that’s motivating her to raise…

Captain America coming to Naples for a charity event

The Golisano Children’s Museum of Naples will host its 2022 Night at the Museum gala. NAPLES, Fla. — The Golisano Children’s Museum of Naples will host its 2022 Night at the Museum gala. Actor Anthony Mackie, who is known as the new Captain America, will be attending the event. The theme of the night will…