Category Archives: Volunteering

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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Well done RideLondon-ers!

Hello everyone, Yesterday (Sunday 30 July) we cheered our hearts out to support the dedicated cyclists who pedalled 100 miles for the Prudential RideLondon, and it was an amazing afternoon! You can check out the photos on Facebook now! Huge … Continue reading

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Guest blog: Why I’m taking on RideLondon today

Today we will be heading to the capital to cheer on our amazing RideLondon team as they cycle 100 miles in aid of MS-UK. In this guest blog, Paul Reeve tells us why he’s taking on the challenge… I’m Paul … Continue reading

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MS-UK are charity partners for the Colchester Half Marathon!

Hi everyone, I am delighted to announce that MS-UK are charity partners for the Colchester Half Marathon in 2018 and 2019….delighted?,  not half! When we received the wonderful news from the Colchester Half Marathon race organisers that MS-UK had been … Continue reading

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Thank you! #VolunteersWeek

We have been celebrating Volunteers’ Week since 01 June, and it has been great fun. We know that our volunteers make a difference all year around, but we just wanted to take this opportunity to say a massive thank you! Complete … Continue reading

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Berenice’s volunteering story

Between 01 – 07 June, we are celebrating Volunteers’ Week. In this guest blog, Berenice shares her experiences of volunteering with MS-UK… I chose to become a volunteer at MS-UK as a Google Analytics Project Assistant not just to further … Continue reading

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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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