Category Archives: Bag packing

We’re celebrating #givingtuesday!

Hi everyone, Today’s the day to do good stuff for charity! Every year businesses and charities support the #givingtuesday campaign and it’s a day dedicated to doing good stuff for charity. Last year #givingtuesday broke a Guinness World Record for … Continue reading

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Colchester M&S choose MS-UK as charity of the year!

MS-UK were over the moon to receive a phone call back in March from Marks & Spencer Colchester saying that we had been selected as their charity of the year for 2017/18. Each year the store raises approximately £4,000 for … Continue reading

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Wintery winners and a big thank you!

Happy New Year from the fundraising team at MS-UK! And what a brilliant subject to write our first blog post of 2017 on, our Winter Draw. This year with your help the Winter Draw raised £3,696! Your Winter Draw entries … Continue reading

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2016 bag pack done!!!

Over the weekend of Saturday 10 – 11 December a group of willing volunteers all made their way to the local Marks and Spencer store to help the customers pack their shopping bags! We all had a fantastic time and … Continue reading

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Thank you for supporting us on #GivingTuesday!

Hi everyone, Well, yesterday was great! We greeted commuters with a smile at our local train station, and then headed to our local Waitrose to help shoppers pack their bags. Doing good stuff is a lot of fun! A massive … Continue reading

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It’s Giving Tuesday!

Today is a national day of doing good stuff, known as Giving Tuesday, and MS-UK is out and about in our local community to celebrate! This morning we greeted commuters at Colchester North train station, and this afternoon we’re at … Continue reading

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M&S bag pack

Our M&S back pack was such a success last year that I’ve had no choice but to organise one again and keep the festive fun going for another year! With help from our lovely volunteers and the amazing shoppers of … Continue reading

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