Category Archives: Charity

The Calderdale Food and Support Drop-In Centre at New Ebenezer Church, Halifax, helps to feed some of our most vulnerable members of society through handing-out around 150 food parcels, each week. The Church has been used as a food bank and crisis centre since 2009, and is run by Christians Together Calderdale.  It has been… read more … about Increased space to extend support>>

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Sent on behalf of British Cycling.   British Cycling is on the hunt for keen cyclists in Calderdale to become Ride Leaders and help inspire more people to get on their bikes and start cycling for fun. On Saturday 3 May British Cycling is running a free, assessed one-day course for local cyclists in Calderdale…. read more … about Cycle ride leaders wanted in Calderdale>>

It’s that time of the year again – the 2014 edition of Calderdale Council’s Events and Festivals guide is out right now!  More events than ever will be taking place around Calderdale from April to September, including the Todmorden Carnival and the Hebden Bridge Easter Duck Race in April and May, the Brighouse 1940’s Weekend… read more … about Exciting events and fantastic festivals!>>

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New rules for charity collectors in Calderdale On-street charity collectors in Calderdale will have stricter guidelines to follow. Calderdale Council has worked with the Public Fundraising Regulatory Association (PFRA) an organisation that regulates all forms of direct debit ‘face-to-face fundraising’ to produce a Site Management Agreement, setting out days and times when these fundraisers can… read more … about New rules for charity collectors in Calderdale>>

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Calderdale Council is encouraging people to ‘strike, dance and shake the world’ to support an international campaign to stop violence against women all over the world. The One Billion Rising campaign aims to encourage people to participate in a series of artistic events and flash mobs on Thursday 14 February 2013. The idea is to raise awareness… read more … about One billion rising against domestic violence>>

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