6) Inspirock & International Institute for Peace through TourismInspirock has integrated its online trip planner onto the International Institute for Peace through Tourism (IIPT’s) new website, Travellers For Peace, free of charge, providing support to the IIPT’s Travel Ambassadors of Peace campaign. Inspirock will also donate revenue from bookings generated by the trip planner on the new site to the IIPT to help fund the organisation’s work, which promotes peace through tourism. Advertisement 1) Axcis Education and the National Autistic SocietyAxcis Education has announced that it is to continue its partnership with the National Autistic Society for a further two years, as well as its exclusive sponsorship of Network Autism. The sponsorship will include support for events, conferences and training across numerous activities organised by the charity, including Network Autism and the My World National Autistic Society Education Campaign. Axcis will also headline sponsor the National Autistic Society’s Professional Conference and the Autism Professional Awards for the sixth year. As the end of the month approaches, here are eight corporate fundraising partnerships that have caught our attention. Melanie May | 23 September 2016 | News 3) Lookers & Prince & Princess of Wales HospiceLookers is helping the Prince & Princess of Wales Hospice in Glasgow to raise £21 million as part of a major appeal to construct a brand new, state-of-the-art care facility. The hospice is seeking to raise an additional £2.8 million to reach its £21 million target. In support of the hospice’s ‘Brick by Brick’ Appeal to raise the funds, Lookers is donating a brand new Dacia Sandero 1.2 which has a list price of £7,290 to help it reach its funding target as part of a prize draw for those who pledge their financial support. Main image & Lloyds Banking Group image: Copyright onEdition 2016©Model Jodie Kidd joins cyclists from Lloyds Banking Group, London on the Tour de Pudsey: Tower Bridge London, to Pudsey in Yorkshire. 73 total views, 1 views today Corporate fundraising round-up for the end of September 2016 Tagged with: corporate fundraising 2) Align Technology & InvisalignTo honour Invisalign treating its 4 millionth patient worldwide (pictured), Align Technology, the international company behind Invisalign, is pledging to donate up to $1 million to the Operation Smile Foundation. The campaign is being backed in the UK by Olympic cyclists Laura Trott and Jason Kenny, who will be tweeting #4millionsmiles. Every smile will be added to a geo-located world map, lighting up the world as the smile count grows. Align Technology will match every post or smile with a $1 donation to Operation Smile for a total pledge up to $1 million. AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis18 4) Close Brothers Motor Finance & Great Ormond StreetClose Brothers Motor Finance has raised £13,000 for Great Ormond Street Hospital. The funds were raised through a series of events which saw some employees from the business taking part in a 1,300 mile cycling challenge, cake sales, quizzes, racing nights and a silent auction. The money will go towards purchasing special cots that help babies maintain temperature while they are in the hospital’s Intensive Care Unit.5) Premier Radio & TearfundPremier Radio has made Tearfund its Charity of the Year. 74 total views, 2 views today AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis18 7) Lloyds Banking Group & BBC Children in NeedLloyds Banking Group colleagues have taken on the ‘Tour de Pudsey’ challenge for BBC Children in Need. 60 staff set off on 13th September with riders departing from London, Edinburgh and Cardiff, to join together at the finish in Pudsey, Yorkshire. The cyclists, who had already raised over £160,000 for their charity of the year before they started their 3.5 day 300 mile journey to Pudsey in Yorkshire, were joined by Jodie Kidd, London Team ambassador at Potters Field Park, Cardiff Team ambassador Gethin Jones at Principality Stadium in Cardiff and Mark Beaumont in Edinburgh.8) Lidl UK and CLIC SargentLidl UK is donating 30p from sales of its British apples to CLIC Sargent until 28th September, in support of Childhood Cancer Awareness Month.From today till 28th Sept, 30p from sales of our British Apples will go to @CLIC_Sargent to support #CCAM. More info https://t.co/PTO701kieD pic.twitter.com/oj1o1fe16D— @LidlGB (@LidlGB) September 22, 2016 About Melanie May Melanie May is a journalist and copywriter specialising in writing both for and about the charity and marketing services sectors since 2001. She can be reached via www.thepurplepim.com.
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That rock goddess makeup can probably stay on! Michael C. Hall, who headlined Hedwig and the Angry Inch on Broadway earlier this year, will star in the previously announced Lazarus at New York Theatre Workshop. The off-Broadway show is created by David Bowie and Once book writer Enda Walsh. Performances will begin on November 18; opening night is scheduled for December 7.Ivo van Hove, who is set to make his directorial Broadway debut with A View From the Bridge, will helm the production.Prior to Hedwig, Hall performed on Broadway in The Realistic Joneses, Cabaret and Chicago. He returns to NYTW after appearing in a workshop of Wise Guys. Hall is best known for playing serial killer Dexter Morgan in Showtime’s Dexter, earning one Golden Globe Award from five nominations and six Emmy Award nods. Other screen credits include HBO’s Six Feet Under and the films Cold in July and Kill Your Darlings.Inspired by Walter Tevis’ 1963 novel The Man Who Fell to Earth, Lazarus follows Thomas Newton, the alcoholic alien-turned-inventor portrayed by Bowie in the 1976 screen adaptation. The show will feature original tunes by Bowie, as well as new arrangements of his known hits.At a press event prior to Hall’s stint in Hedwig, Tony-winning Yitzhak Lena Hall told Broadway.com, “He kind of sounds like Davie Bowie.” His former on-stage husband hit the nail on the head! View Comments