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Wrap Up London 2016: Donate A Coat At These Tube Stations This November

London’s biggest annual winter coat drive is back for its sixth year, collecting used outerwear for those who need it during the colder months. Wrap Up London,...

This Syrian Refugee Is Being Trained By A Wrestling Champion So He Can Escape Camp Za’atari

Bassam, a 14-year-old living in Jordan, has big dreams of becoming a wrestler. But the teenager has more hurdles to jump than others his age, as he is currently living...

This London University Is Holding Open Days For Refugees

A university in London is holding open days for refugees in order to provide information about legal aid, access to education, recognition of qualifications and career...

Ronda Rousey And Aisling Daly On Using Social Media To Inspire Body Confidence In Others

As two of the biggest female mixed martial arts fighters in the world, Ronda Rousey and Aisling Daly know all too well what it’s like to be body-shamed.  But now,...

London Restaurant Launches ‘Pay It Forward’ Campaign To Spread Positivity Around The Capital

For years charitable folk have been “paying it forward” by helping out people they’ve never met. But now, one London business is helping turn Pay It...

Annie Lennox On Avoiding Burnout While Tirelessly Campaigning For HIV/AIDS Awareness

Annie Lennox may be a tireless campaigner for HIV/AIDS awareness, but in order to be so effective, the star is mindful to look after her own emotional wellbeing. The...

Heroic Activists As Young As 8 May Have The Answers To Our Kids Mental Health Crisis

“I felt like I was some sort of planet, and this portal had sucked me deep into this internal darkness realm,” says ten-year-old Daniel when asked about...

The Unsung Heroes Of 2016 We All Need And Want

If there’s one thing we know in this age of uncertainty, it’s that a little good can go a long, long way. While undoubtedly 2016 has been a difficult year, there are...

World Day For Animals in Laboratories 2016: How One Charity Is Funding Replacements To Animal Research

Mention animal testing, and it’s likely you’ll be met with a barrage of very strong opinions on either side, from those who insist the practice is cruel, to...

Javoo Is A Social Network That’s Changing The Way People Fight Alzheimer’s

When brothers Sam and Scott Rosenberg lost their grandfather to Alzheimer’s disease in 2013 it became distressingly clear to both of them that at times during his...