Could you make a world of difference?

Have you ever wanted to spend time volunteering for a charity but worried about how you would manage financially? Through their World of Difference scheme, Vodafone are offering 500 people the chance to work for their dream charity for two months and get paid for their time. It’s a great opportunity to gain experience of working Read More …

10 gorgeous Christmas gifts for women

Laura Ashley is quite simply gorgeous and is the perfect place to find stylish Christmas gifts for the women in your family.  The Mid Season Sale runs until October 31st, plus there’s 3 for 2 on Christmas gifts and home fragrance right up until Christmas. Take a look at their top 10 gifts this Christmas – quite Read More …

A tale of two kittens (and their mum)

I had cause to celebrate the patter of tiny feet recently. Or should I say paws. Yes, I’ve become the proud owner of three (you heard right, three) new cats – two kittens and their mum, courtesy of the good people at Cats Protection.

RSDR (Rudozem Street Dog Rescue)

Rudozem Street Dog Rescue is a non-profit foundation that rescues street dogs in Bulgaria and finds them loving homes. In August 2007, an English family, Diane and Tony Rowles and their 4 children, moved to Rudozem, Bulgaria from the United Kingdom. The family was shocked by the locals abuse towards street dogs in Bulgaria so Read More …

Top Christmas gifts for the hard to buy for

We all know someone who is impossible to buy a gift for. They’ve either got everything they want already or they’re incredible fussy and likely to return whatever you lovingly choose.  Or most annoyingly, when you ask them what they want, they say “Oh I don’t mind, get me anything, I’m easy to buy for…”

How one Scout group raised nearly £1000 in a year…

Solihull Jamboree Scout Unit are raising money to visit the World Scout Jamboree in Sweden in 2011, along with thousands of other scouts.  They’ve already raised almost £1,000 through shopping online with easyfundraising. We went to visit them on camp to find out more… [efvideo]nnUqMtrzJYc[/efvideo]

STEPS – well deserved winners

Our cause of the month for October just has to be STEPS, a small national charity supporting children and adults affected by a lower limb condition such as clubfoot or a hip condition. We were overwhelmed by nominations for this charity; their supporters were keen to tell us how STEPS has made a difference to them. Read More …

Why it’s so hard to choose the cause of the month…..

When we asked easyfundraisers to nominate their cause as our cause of the month for October, we were absolutely inundated with responses. It was so hard to pick a winner as every cause we read about seemed to be so deserving of the £150 prize.