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12 international marathons worth training for

By Angloinfo World editor - Thursday, January 5, 2017

Did you, along with millions of others, make a New Year’s resolution to get fit this year? Maybe you went one further and have decided to run a marathon. Read… Read more…

What’s your 2017 expat charity challenge?

By Angloinfo World editor - Thursday, January 5, 2017

If you can dream a challenge, you can probably do it… That seems to be the current ethos of fundraising for charities. Gone are the days when raising money for… Read more…

How to help the children of Aleppo

By Angloinfo World editor - Friday, December 23, 2016

We are sure, like all of us at Angloinfo, you are horrified by what is happening to children in Syria (#ChildrenofSyria). It’s hard to know how to help and which… Read more…

How you can return a smile to millions this Christmas

By Angloinfo World editor - Wednesday, December 14, 2016

Here’s a sustainable and heartfelt way to spend your money this Christmas… In the second of the World Blogs’ festive features on charities, and part of our ‘alternative ideas for… Read more…

Be a Tiger Protector this Christmas

By Angloinfo World editor - Wednesday, December 7, 2016

Be a ‘Tiger Protector’ this Christmas and help make these gorgeous cubs a conservation success story… Tigers are threatened by poaching and trade, habitat loss, farming for body parts, and… Read more…

Avoid the Christmas shoebox controversy with these alternative ideas

By Angloinfo World editor - Wednesday, September 14, 2016

Every year a number of charities ask for shoeboxes filled with Christmas gifts to give to children and adults living in less fortunate circumstances all over the world. Although it’s… Read more…

France: Food donations gratefully accepted by Restos du Coeur

By Angloinfo World editor - Friday, March 11, 2016

If you see someone in pink at the supermarket this Friday and Saturday, think ‘food donation‘. Today and Saturday – 11 and 12 March – the annual collection of food… Read more…

Charitable ideas for expats around the world

By Angloinfo World editor - Thursday, December 17, 2015

A round up of ideas and contacts to help global expats give their time or donations to charities over the festive period, with tips on how to donate safely. The… Read more…

France: Help collect food for the hungry

By Angloinfo World editor - Wednesday, November 25, 2015

Collect food this weekend – 28-29 November – for those in need in France. Every last weekend in November, the charity La Banque Alimentaire (The Food Bank) asks the general… Read more…

France: Freepost for aid parcels to flood victims

By Angloinfo World editor - Thursday, October 15, 2015

The French Post Office (La Poste) has agreed to deliver, for FREE, donations of items for the victims of the terrible flooding that recently hit south-eastern France. Anyone who would… Read more…

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