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We are looking for a Trust Administration Assistant

We are currently looking for a Trust Administration Assistant to join the friendly team at our Leicester city centre office.

Please see our vacancies page for full details on the role and how to apply.

The deadline for applications is 1pm on Monday 9th December. Interviews are scheduled for Monday 16th December.

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Charity Link Sleepover – now open for registrations!

How do you fancy doing something amazing to kick off 2020?!

Join us for the Charity Link Sleepover this January – no training required – just some warm clothes, a sleeping bag and a sense of adventure!

Registration is open now for this memorable ‘challenge’ on Friday 24th Jan (we start at 8pm and finish with a breakfast bap at at 8am on the Saturday morning).

It’s all about facing bit of hardship for one night so others don’t have to.

Last time it was tough (the experience stays with you) but I think everyone also gained something special from taking part. Why don’t you reserve that slot in your 2020 diary – there are individual and team entries – who can you encourage to share this unique evening with? 

Find out more here.

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Raise funds when doing your Christmas shopping!

If you are shopping online this Christmas (or at any time of year!), did you know that you can help raise extra funds for Charity Link – at no extra cost to you?!

Shop via the Easy Fundraising website – it links to a range of big retailers and each time you shop (rather than going to the retailers websites direct) we get a donation (at no extra cost to you) www.easyfundraising.org.uk/causes/charitylink

If you shop via Amazon – instead of going to amazon.co.uk type in Smile.amazon.co.uk     It’s the same usual Amazon service but you can choose a charity to support (we are listed here as Leicester Charity Organisation Society) and again we then receive a donation each time you shop.

You can also raise funds when you book restaurant tables and hotels online at Charitable Bookings – https://charitablebookings.com/

More details on all of these at:

http://charity-link.org/get-involved/fundraising/online-fundraising/

Please share with family and friends too – the pennies really do add up!

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Congratulations Sue!

Congratulations to our Director of Marketing and Fundraising, Sue McEniff, who was the runner-up in a category of 16 other finalists in the ‘Outstanding Women of Charity Impact – Charity and Voluntary Award 2019’ category of the East Midlands Women’s Awards held recently in Nottingham, in recognition of her work here at Charity Link.

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Vote for us at Asda Abbey Lane!

If you visit the Asda store on Abbey Lane, Leicester between now the end of December, please consider using your green token to vote for us to help us receive £500 – a fantastic sum which, due to our unique way of working, we could use to untap £2,500 worth of essential items for local people in need.

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Rowley’s win golf evening

Thanks  to all the teams who joined us to take on the Spanish Bay Golf Course (via the technology at the Leicester Golf Centre in Oadby!) last night. We had a great night and hope you did too. Plus lots raised to help ensure local people in need are warm, safe and fed. Congratulations to Matthew, Josh, Robert and Rebecca of Rowley’s Chartered Accountants who won the competition and received a Spanish themed hamper to enjoy. We are planning another event for next year so let us know if you fancy joining us (suitable for keen golfers or those new to the sport!).