Category Archives: Colchester

Afternoon tea for Volunteers’ Week

Hi everyone, Last Friday we hosted a small afternoon tea, to thank our local volunteers! This is part of the national Volunteers’ Week campaign. Guests included people who support our work at Josephs Court, fundraising volunteers as well as some … Continue reading

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Do you live in Essex? Vote for us!

Hello everyone! We wanted to let you all know about an opportunity for MS-UK that we didn’t want to miss! We are hoping to be TSB Colchester’s charity of the year, and this is where we need your help. Selections … Continue reading

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Meet Jill…

Hi, I’m Jill the new Fundraising Manager here at MS-UK. I’ve been here a month now and have been getting to know the place and the services we offer. I’m so impressed with the great support MS-UK offers to people … Continue reading

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Fundraiser of the Month: Jason Tilley!

This month we will be honouring Jason Tilley as our fundraiser of the month! Jason got in contact with us because he had decided to run the Colchester Half Marathon, both our and his local half marathon on the 13 … Continue reading

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Colchester Half Marathon – thank you!

Hi everyone, Well, yesterday we had an amazing day supporting the Colchester Half Marathon – and what a day! A massive thank you to every single person who ran for MS-UK! You can now view our Facebook photo album online … Continue reading

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Remap Essex visit Josephs Court

Hi everyone, Last week at Josephs Court we were lucky to have a visit from our local branch of Remap. Remap is a charity which produces aids and equipment for people with disabilities where there are no suitable alternatives. The … Continue reading

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Meet Jenny…

Hi I’m Jenny, and I’ve just started working as the new Events Fundraiser for MS-UK. For the last eight years I have volunteered my spare time to various charities with the aim to work in the charity sector eventually. I’ve … Continue reading

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