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Our Membership and Community Relations Officer, Jenny and her team, have been supporting communities in Peterborough, The Fens, Norfolk, Suffolk and Cambridgeshire.

Jan 12, 2020

Harford Manor enjoy Healthy Choices

Students from Harford Manor SEN school took part in our Interactive Healthy Choices workshop.  The students enjoyed making fruit kebabs and learning all about healthy foods and a healthy lifestyle. We used extra visuals to make this session more interact for the students. As a special gift the s...

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Jan 01, 2020

Two Community Groups are Supported in Loddon

The Loddon Community store team handed over vouchers to two groups supported by the MCC this week.  Maureen from The Loddon Players (potential member group) was over the moon to receive £400 to help with refreshments for their performances in the New Year.  This helps the group raise funds to sup...

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Dec 31, 2019

The Eastern Region Woodcraft Folk New Groups Project Celebration

The Eastern Woodcraft Folk have been running a project during 2019 to increase the number of groups in the region and support those groups during their first year. A celebration was held at the Guildhall in Thetford, where the families played games, carried out some networking gathering ideas fro...

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Dec 31, 2019

Meet Bumble

Bumble is a "sheep" that was sponsored by the Eastern MCC and sat on the Eye, Suffolk, Sheep Trail in the summer of 2019.  Bumble is painted by, a local to Eye Artist; Katie Nice. The trail raised over £40,000 for the Blossom Charity which helps support teenage girls and women to find their direc...

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Dec 30, 2019

CARESCO Community Charity Volunteer Thankyou Celebration

The Team at CARESCO in Sawtry were supported with £100 worth of vouchers, providing snacks, mince pies and drinks for their volunteer thank you celebration. There are 50 dedicated volunteers help run the CARESCO Charity Store, Community Centre, Community Transport and various groups to combat lon...

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Dec 20, 2019

Central England Co-op helps fund Christmas dinner for homeless people in Norwich

A Norfolk retailer has given a festive boost to a homeless support group in Norwich by donating food for a Christmas dinner held in the city. Colleagues from Central England Co-op also joined with volunteers from Food and Beverage Business (FABB) to help serve the Christmas dinner at Norwich Mar...

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