Priceless

AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis  24 total views,  2 views today AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis Howard Lake | 23 May 1999 | News Priceless You might have thought that some people would pay good money to see Lady Thatcher’s head on a plate. That was no doubt the thought in the minds of the fundraisers at the Cartoon Art Trust last week who were auctioning a Spitting Image puppet of the former Prime Minister to raise funds. You might have thought that some people would pay good money to see Lady Thatcher’s head on a plate. That was no doubt the thought in the minds of the fundraisers at the Cartoon Art Trust last week who were auctioning a Spitting Image puppet of the former Prime Minister to raise funds. Sadly for them, no-one was prepared to pay the asking price of £2,500 for the latex lampoon at the Bonham’s auction.Nevertheless, the Cartoon Art Trust had the last laugh. They raised over £12,000 on the night. Advertisement About Howard Lake Howard Lake is a digital fundraising entrepreneur. Publisher of UK Fundraising, the world’s first web resource for professional fundraisers, since 1994. Trainer and consultant in digital fundraising. Founder of Fundraising Camp and co-founder of GoodJobs.org.uk. Researching massive growth in giving. read more

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AbilityFirst’s Stroll & Roll Event For Special Needs Children and Adults Raises Over $440K to Date

first_imgcenter column 4 AbilityFirst’s Stroll & Roll Event For Special Needs Children and Adults Raises Over $440K to Date From STAFF REPORTS Published on Monday, April 29, 2013 | 4:09 pm More Cool Stuff Community News First Heatwave Expected Next Week Pasadena’s ‘626 Day’ Aims to Celebrate City, Boost Local Economy Make a comment Top of the News 10 recommended0 commentsShareShareTweetSharePin it faithfernandez More » ShareTweetShare on Google+Pin on PinterestSend with WhatsApp,Virtual Schools PasadenaHomes Solve Community/Gov/Pub SafetyPASADENA EVENTS & ACTIVITIES CALENDARClick here for Movie Showtimes Pasadena Will Allow Vaccinated People to Go Without Masks in Most Settings Starting on Tuesday Subscribecenter_img Herbeauty8 Yoga Poses To Overcome Stress And AnxietyHerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeautyDo You Feel Like Hollywood Celebrities All Look A Bit Similar?HerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeauty8 Celebrities Who’ve Lost Their FandomsHerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeauty10 Reasons Why Ultimatums Are Unhealthy For RelationshipsHerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeautyRobert Irwin Recreates His Father’s Iconic PhotosHerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeautyRed Meat Is Dangerous And Here Is The ProofHerbeautyHerbeauty A sea of bright yellow t-shirts and smiling faces filled Universal Studios Spartacus Square as people of all ages and abilities came out to support AbilityFirst’s Stroll & Roll event held this past Saturday, April 27th 2013 at the Universal Studios Backlot. More than 1,600 in attendance, including 23 corporate businesses, families, and AbilityFirst participants walked, strolled and ran a 2.5 mile area as they viewed movie backdrop sets. A brief ‘welcome and thank you’ speech from presenting sponsor Comerica Bank representative, Mike Dokmanovich, Executive Vice President Middle Market, led the 1,600 plus participants to the start line to begin the AbilityFirst Stroll & Roll.To add to the excitement, special guest and AbilityFirst honorary chair Jaclyn Smith was also in attendance forming her own team to benefit the AbilityFirst Claremont Center, one of twenty-four AbilityFirst locations throughout southern California. ‘Team Jaclyn Smith’ raised over $10,000! Additional sponsors included Platinum Equity, Quetico, Sempra Energy Foundation, Bolton & Co. and DIRECTV, Cisco Systems, America Chung Nam, Everest National Insurance Company, Hanover Insurance Services, National Technical Systems, One Beacon Charitable Trust, Universal Studios – Discover a Star Foundation.A matching gift by AS&F Foundation, formerly known as the Forest Lawn Foundation, in the amount of $75,000 will be awarded if AbilityFirst raises $500,000! To help AbilityFirst reach their matching gift, please donate securely online www.abilityfirst.org/stroll&roll, or call (626) 243-4852.“On behalf of all at AbilityFirst, I’d like to thank each and every person that came out to join us at our AbilityFirst Stroll & Roll event this year. We could not have done this without our great sponsors, families, friends and each individual that contributed in supporting us by raising funds. Thank you for your help in continuing our mission in helping children and adults with physical and developmental disabilities realize their full potential,” said Lori Gangemi, President and CEO of AbilityFirst.About Ability FirstAbilityFirst, formerly Crippled Children’s Society of Southern California, provides programs and services to help children and adults with disabilities reach their full potential. Through 24 locations across Southern California, they offer a broad range of employment, recreational and socialization programs as well as accessible residential housing complexes and an accessible camp, Camp Paivika, for both children and adults. EVENTS & ENTERTAINMENT | FOOD & DRINK | THE ARTS | REAL ESTATE | HOME & GARDEN | WELLNESS | SOCIAL SCENE | GETAWAYS | PARENTS & KIDS Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked * Community News Name (required)  Mail (required) (not be published)  Website  Business News Get our daily Pasadena newspaper in your email box. Free.Get all the latest Pasadena news, more than 10 fresh stories daily, 7 days a week at 7 a.m. Home of the Week: Unique Pasadena Home Located on Madeline Drive, Pasadenalast_img read more

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Vanderburgh County Board of Commissioners Meeting

first_imgDepartment Head ReportsBoard AppointmentsNew BusinessOld BusinessConsent ItemsApproval of May 14, 2019, Meeting MinutesEmployment Changes County Auditor:  Claims Voucher Report for 5/13/19-5/17/19 and 5/20/19-5/24/19County Clerk: April 2019 Monthly ReportCounty Treasurer: April 2019 Monthly Report Weights and Measures 4/16/19-5/15/19 Monthly ReportCounty Engineer: Department Head ReportUniversity Parkway TIF Pay Request No. 48 for $467,786.14US 41 Expansion TIF Pay Request No. 60 for $18,515.00 Petitioner: Anlene, LLC12715 Petersburg RoadChange from Ag to R-2 with UDCAdjournmentFacebookTwitterCopy LinkEmailShare AGENDA Vanderburgh County Board of CommissionersMay 28, 2019, At 3:00 pm, Room 301Call to OrderAttendancePledge of AllegianceAction Items First Reading of CO. 06-19-013: Amending 2.96.020 Travel Request ProcedureSheriff: Memorandum of Understanding with Indiana Virtual Pathways AcademyWeights and Measures: Notice Exercising Option to Renew Management and Operation AgreementDADS: Professional Services Agreement with Tara Wagner for Substance Abuse Class InstructionVoters Registration: Collective Bargaining Agreement Commissioners: County Employee Group Dental Renewal UNOE Agreement 2018-2019UNOE Agreement 2019-2020METS Mobility Agreement 2019METS West Connect Agreement 2019Third Amendment to SMG Management Agreement center_img Public CommentRezoning Final Reading of VC-3-2019last_img read more

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SeaBird to Shoot Seismic for Wintershall Dea

first_imgSeaBird Exploration has secured a contract by Wintershall Dea for 2D acquisition project.The acquisition will take place in the Norwegian Sea.The survey has an expected duration of one month and will start in the third quarter this year.SeaBird did not disclose which vessel will conduct the survey.To remind, SeaBird yesterday received the approval from bondholders for the acquisition of the BOA Galatea and BOA Thalassa vessels.The BOA vessels are well suited for source and 2D operations, as well as EM seabed logging.last_img read more

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