Standing on the platform of my local station, I spotted this vision statement from the Fen Line Users Association. Its exciting stuff and made me think. This picture is page […]
Ken Burnett contributed recently to a Third Sector article about donors being thanked, in response to a blogger who felt they shouldn’t – we know what side Ken would be on and […]
Take a fresh look at charity collectors. Not the face to face direct debit breed. The cash collection sort – buckets, pass, sash, badge, coins. They are a unique & […]
A friend of mine who is a proud grandfather of three, aged 7, 8, and 9 told me a lovely story this week. He and his wife had taken the three out […]
It’s random acts of kindness week. The term comes from peace campaigner Anne Herbert who is quoted with the phrase “Practice random kindness and senseless acts of beauty”. A lovely […]
Charlie Simpson is a small hero today. When the 8-year-old from Fulham wanted to do something to help earthquake victims in Haiti he simply got on his bike and raised money […]
Forgive me for my civic duty fantasy about clearing the snow. It turns out that clearing the snow from the path outside your home could get you into trouble if […]
President Obama today called for citizenship. Good point. How about we start by clearing the paths of snow ourselves, rather than wait for the council….just a thought….