Press Releases

4C Strategies sponsor a safer Sweden with non-profit organisation

Feb 24, 2015 09:19 GMT 4C Strategies 4C Strategies are pleased to announce that we have become a partner organization with the largest foundation for night patrols in Sweden, The foundation consists of more than 200 groups, located all over Sweden, with 26 000 volunteers that patrol communities during the night in order to contribute to a safer society.

Second chance to catch the Communities 2.0 Celebration of Achievement Conference and Awards

Feb 23, 2015 15:51 GMT Wales Co-operative Centre Conference will be streamed on the web on The Communities 2.0 Celebration of Achievement Conference and Awards takes place on Wednesday 25th and Thursday 26th February at the SWALEC Stadium in Cardiff. The event will be live streamed on the web.

Vision Express ‘lens’ a hand to aid agency with 2,000 glasses shipped overseas

Feb 23, 2015 13:46 GMT Vision Express Vision Express supports Al-Ain International in eye health relief to Pakistan

​Daredevils with a head for heights sought for first Stroke Association abseil

Feb 23, 2015 13:38 GMT Stroke Association The Stroke Association is calling out for adrenaline junkies and fun-seeking fundraisers to abseil down one of the highest buildings in Leeds, on Saturday 28 March.

Stroke coordinator takes on the Waters Wilmslow Half Marathon

Feb 23, 2015 11:41 GMT Stroke Association A healthcare professional who dedicates his time to supporting stroke survivors is tackling the Waters Wilmslow Half Marathon on Sunday 22 March, in aid of the Stroke Association.

Joanne is taking part in Resolution run for Nan and daughter

Feb 18, 2015 17:10 GMT Stroke Association Joanne Way, from Weston Super Mare, will be taking part in The Stroke Association’s Resolution Run in Ashton Court on 8th March 2015. Joanne will be running for her daughter Lexi (3 yrs and 8mths old) who had a stroke in the womb and Nanny who sadly passed away after a major stroke.

3 routes, 2 wheels, 1 great cause

Feb 18, 2015 17:05 GMT Stroke Association Chris Wright, from Medstead, wants to invite others to join him and help conquer stroke by taking part in the Thames Bridges Bike Ride on Sunday 10 May 2015. Chris who has had a mini-stroke (Transient Ischemic Attack) wants to raise awareness of stroke and help others.

Wakefield stroke survivor tackles London Marathon as Pink Lady® apple

Feb 18, 2015 11:47 GMT Stroke Association A young mother and stroke survivor from Wakefield has been ‘picked’ to take part in the 2015 Virgin Money London Marathon on Sunday 26 April, dressed as a Pink Lady® apple and to raise vital funds for the Stroke Association.

Communities 2.0 Joint Winners of Class Award for Best Communications at WCVA Awards

Feb 18, 2015 11:02 GMT Wales Co-operative Centre The winners of Wales Council for Voluntary Action’s (WCVA) prestigious Third Sector Awards Cymru 2014 were announced last night at a gala dinner hosted by BBC Wales presenter Jason Mohammad at the Marriott Hotel, Cardiff. Run by WCVA and supported by voluntary sector services specialist Class Telecommunications, the awards had a shortlist of 19 groups from across the country.

Feb 18, 2015 07:00 GMT Sustainable Brand Insight Today the list of brands in Sustainable Brand Index 2015 is released. This year the list includes more than 700 brands in Sweden, Norway, Denmark and Finland. New brands include Starbucks, Colgate-Palmolive and Orkla Foods.