• Local entrepreneur Jimmy Attias donates £30,000 to Clubhouse

    Local entrepreneur Jimmy Attias donates £30,000 to Clubhouse0

    Clubhouse Gibraltar has received the largest single donation in its history totalling £30,000 from local entrepreneur Jimmy Attias. The funds will aid the charity move into their new premises at 304a Main Street. They hope to move in by June this year. This is not the first time Mr Attias has donated thousands of pounds

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  • GibSams receives £30,000 boost from local businessman

    GibSams receives £30,000 boost from local businessman0

    Local businessman Jimmy Attias yesterday donated £30,000 to GibSams in a bid to help the charity create its new ‘chat service’. The donation is the “biggest” single donation the telephone helpline service has received since it was founded. GibSams will be creating a chat service whereby people can message rather than call the charity when

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  • Parasol Scholarship removes barriers to higher education

    Parasol Scholarship removes barriers to higher education0

    The Parasol Foundation Trust and the University of Gibraltar have announced the creation of the ‘Parasol Scholarship’, a scheme designed to remove the barriers faced by students who cannot access higher education for financial reasons. As well as being aimed at prospective students who are at a financial disadvantage, the scheme will fund full academic

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  • Breast Cancer Support Group donated £28,000 of equipment to GHA

    Breast Cancer Support Group donated £28,000 of equipment to GHA0

    Breast Cancer Support Gibraltar have recently presented £28,000 worth of equipment to the GHA. The donation follows recent fundraising efforts from the charity that pooled together the funds. The equipment was presented to the Minister for Health Neil Costa and GHA Surgeon Christina Macano. The most expensive item was a Sentinel Probe worth £24,412 that

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  • Gibraltarians sign up as organ donors following deal with UK

    Gibraltarians sign up as organ donors following deal with UK0

    Some 260 people in Gibraltar have signed up to become organ donors this year after it was announced that organ donations would be made possible on the Rock. Last February the UK online register for organ donation was opened for those residing in Gibraltar following an agreement between the Gibraltar Health Authority and Hammersmith Hospital

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  • Sancus Golf Day raises £17,000 for RICC

    Sancus Golf Day raises £17,000 for RICC0

    The annual Sancus Charity Golf day at Alcaidesa Links Golf Resort in September raised £17,000 for Gibraltar charity Research Into Childhood Cancer. Corporate donations for the event totalled £15,410, a sum that was subsequently rolled up by a private donor to £17,000. The winners, from TSN law firm, consisting of Charles Lavarello, Louis Triay, Guy

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