US home sales rise but jobless claims also up

first_img US home sales rise but jobless claims also up whatsapp More From Our Partners Astounding Fossil Discovery in California After Man Looks Closelygoodnewsnetwork.orgFlorida woman allegedly crashes children’s birthday party, rapes teennypost.comBrave 7-Year-old Boy Swims an Hour to Rescue His Dad and Little Sistergoodnewsnetwork.orgRussell Wilson, AOC among many voicing support for Naomi Osakacbsnews.comPolice Capture Elusive Tiger Poacher After 20 Years of Pursuing the Huntergoodnewsnetwork.orgMark Eaton, former NBA All-Star, dead at 64nypost.comNative American Tribe Gets Back Sacred Island Taken 160 Years Agogoodnewsnetwork.orgSupermodel Anne Vyalitsyna claims income drop, pushes for child supportnypost.comA ProPublica investigation has caused outrage in the U.S. this weekvaluewalk.comSidney Crosby, Alex Ovechkin are graying and frayingnypost.comKiller drone ‘hunted down a human target’ without being told tonypost.comBiden received funds from top Russia lobbyist before Nord Stream 2 giveawaynypost.comWhy people are finding dryer sheets in their mailboxesnypost.comInside Ashton Kutcher and Mila Kunis’ not-so-average farmhouse estatenypost.comMatt Gaetz swindled by ‘malicious actors’ in $155K boat sale boondogglenypost.com980-foot skyscraper sways in China, prompting panic and evacuationsnypost.comUK teen died on school trip after teachers allegedly refused her pleasnypost.comI blew off Adam Sandler 22 years ago — and it’s my biggest regretnypost.com PENDING house sales surprisingly shot up in the US for October, according to data released yesterday.The Pending Home Sales Index (PHSI) showed that contracts exchanged on properties increased by 10.4 per cent compared to September, defying a predicted fall.The result comes as a boost for the housing market, after the index fell by 1.8 per cent in September.At 80.9 points, the index is still well below its level for the same time the previous year – 112.4 points. However, the 2009 results were warped in the final months due to tax credits for first time buyers, which caused a rush of new sales.And new vehicle sales are also on the up. In November 873,323 cars and small trucks were sold in the US, 17 per cent more than at the same time the previous year.But there was bad news for the US, as jobless claims went up. An extra 26,000 claimants signed on in the week ending 27 November, the labour department reported. Show Comments ▼ whatsapp Share KCS-content Thursday 2 December 2010 7:29 pm Tags: NULLlast_img read more

Sports Direct to hit profit target

first_img Sports Direct said it would meet its target for year profit, with trading still strong after a robust third quarter.The firm, controlled by Newcastle United soccer club owner Mike Ashley, said total sales for the 13 weeks to January 23 increased 12.1 per cent to £416m.“Since the end of January, the group’s underlying performance has continued to be strong, especially within the UK retail division,” chief executive Dave Forsey said today.“Therefore we shall reach our full year targeted underlying earnings before tax, interest, depreciation and amortisation (EBITDA) of £205m before the charge for the bonus share scheme.”The firm, controlled by Newcastle United soccer club owner Mike Ashley, said total sales for the 13 weeks to January 23 increased 12.1 per cent to £416. whatsapp whatsapp John Dunne Share Tags: NULLcenter_img by Taboolaby TaboolaSponsored LinksSponsored LinksPromoted LinksPromoted LinksYou May LikeMisterStoryWoman Files For Divorce After Seeing This Photo – Can You See Why?MisterStoryMoneyPailShe Was A Star, Now She Works In ScottsdaleMoneyPailTotal PastThe Ingenious Reason There Are No Mosquitoes At Disney WorldTotal PastSerendipity TimesInside Coco Chanel’s Eerily Abandoned Mansion Frozen In TimeSerendipity TimesBrake For ItThe Most Worthless Cars Ever MadeBrake For ItBetterBe20 Stunning Female AthletesBetterBeZen HeraldNASA’s Voyager 2 Has Entered Deep Space – And It Brought Scientists To Their KneesZen Heraldautooverload.comDeclassified Vietnam War Photos The Public Wasn’t Meant To Seeautooverload.comWanderoamIdentical Twins Marry Identical Twins – But Then The Doctor Says, “STOP”Wanderoam Show Comments ▼ Thursday 17 February 2011 5:02 am More From Our Partners Colin Kaepernick to publish book on abolishing the policethegrio.comBrave 7-Year-old Boy Swims an Hour to Rescue His Dad and Little Sistergoodnewsnetwork.orgLA news reporter doesn’t seem to recognize actor Mark Currythegrio.comAstounding Fossil Discovery in California After Man Looks Closelygoodnewsnetwork.orgKansas coach fired for using N-word toward Black playerthegrio.comPolice Capture Elusive Tiger Poacher After 20 Years of Pursuing the Huntergoodnewsnetwork.orgRussell Wilson, AOC among many voicing support for Naomi Osakacbsnews.comNative American Tribe Gets Back Sacred Island Taken 160 Years Agogoodnewsnetwork.orgFans call out hypocrisy as Tebow returns to NFL while Kaepernick is still outthegrio.comFort Bragg soldier accused of killing another servicewoman over exthegrio.comSidney Crosby, Alex Ovechkin are graying and frayingnypost.comMan on bail for murder arrested after pet tiger escapes Houston homethegrio.comMatt Gaetz swindled by ‘malicious actors’ in $155K boat sale boondogglenypost.comPorsha Williams engaged to ex-husband of ‘RHOA’ co-star Falynn Guobadiathegrio.comFlorida woman allegedly crashes children’s birthday party, rapes teennypost.comA ProPublica investigation has caused outrage in the U.S. this weekvaluewalk.comKiller drone ‘hunted down a human target’ without being told tonypost.comUK teen died on school trip after teachers allegedly refused her pleasnypost.com Sports Direct to hit profit target last_img read more

Hamilton Accies propose Scottish football gambling amnesty

first_img Colin McGowan, chief executive of Scottish Premier League club Hamilton Academical F.C., has proposed an amnesty in which anyone involved involved in Scottish professional football suffering from gambling-related harm could come forward for treatment. Email Address Subscribe to the iGaming newsletter Topics: People Sports betting Hamilton Accies propose Scottish football gambling amnesty AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to FacebookFacebookShare to TwitterTwittercenter_img Colin McGowan, chief executive of Scottish Premier League club Hamilton Academical F.C., has proposed an amnesty in which anyone involved involved in Scottish professional football suffering from gambling-related harm could come forward for treatment.Under his plan, any individual that self-reported for gambling on football, or for having accounts with bookmakers in a defined timescale, would automatically be handed a 16-game ban by the Scottish Football Association (SFA), with no financial penalty.The ban would be suspended for 3 years, while the individuals would also give an undertaking to close any gambling accounts they may have.They would also be granted anonymity under McGowan’s plan.While McGowan acknowledged that the SFA must adhere to Fifa rules prohibiting gambling, he pointed out that punishments are created by the local footballing authorities, rather than by the international governing body. This meant that it could conceivably change any punishment during the amnesty.Explaining his reasoning for the amnesty, McGowan said that while he understood why the SFA enforces a prohibition on betting to protect the integrity of the game, few of those actually violating this ban were ever charged.“The main reason for this is regardless of which country of the world you are in, it would appear no footballing body [is] proactive in catching offenders,” he explained. “That said, on the mental health side there are those caught up in the horrors of addictive gambling, and the personal and social consequences that comes with this disease/illness of addiction.”These individuals, he continued, were not simply defying the betting rules, and instead were victims of their habit. He said that following Hamilton head coach Brian Rice’s admission that he had breached SFA betting rules on multiple occasions – for which he was handed a 10-match ban – former and current players had contacted the club to discuss their problems.“Obviously I hope you understand that these proposals and ideas are put forward mainly for the protection of the players and ultimately for the benefit to their families,” he said in conclusion. “They also without doubt protect the integrity of the game. In essence one of the true realities is, if nothing changes, nothing changes.”iGamingBusiness.com has contacted the SFA for its reaction to McGowan’s proposal, but is yet to hear back. Regions: UK & Ireland People 21st February 2020 | By contenteditorlast_img read more

I think the 2020 crash is the best FTSE 100 buy opportunity of my life

first_img I would like to receive emails from you about product information and offers from The Fool and its business partners. Each of these emails will provide a link to unsubscribe from future emails. More information about how The Fool collects, stores, and handles personal data is available in its Privacy Statement. If I was a smarter man I would have been investing since I was old enough to hold down a paper round. Hindsight is always 20/20. But FTSE 100 investors are now facing the buying opportunity of a lifetime.One investor’s stock market crash is another’s chance to buy bargains, and those chances don’t come around very often. 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It offers a 10% yield and its share price is 38.2% cheaper than it was in February.Most high-yield companies offering plentiful dividends are now cheaper to buy than they have been at any point in the last 10 years. If you can screen out the noise and invest £5k or £10k in the best-quality companies you will get them at bargain prices.What the richest doIt’s at times like this that I like to consult the greats. They are the ones who showed me the path to greater wealth and got me investing in the first place.Bill Miller is an American investing giant and chief investment officer best known for his outstanding portfolio management of the Legg Mason Capital Management Value Trust.Under his stewardship the trust consistently beat the S&P 500’s returns for 24 years in a row.He said in a recent CNBC interview: “There have been four great buying opportunities in my adult lifetime. The first was in 1973 and 1974, the second was in 1982, the third was in 1987, and the fourth was in 2008 and 2009. And this is the fifth one.”The FTSE 100 is now 35% down from where it was at the start of 2020. Despite the bear markets after the 1987 crash, the dotcom bubble and the financial crisis, the market it has always recovered and gone even higher.Events take a turnMost true value investing opportunities come around as a result of global macro events. They push down the share prices of big companies to a point where they are actually affordable for private investors like you and me. And there is a dual benefit for long-term buy and hold investors here.As well as collecting massive dividend payments year over year, the 2020 stock market crash will provide you with capital share price improvements as the market stabilises in the years ahead.A portfolio that returns 10% a year will double your money in just seven years. And with some share prices on the FTSE 100 now up to 50% cheaper than they were two months ago, that kind of return is now much more viable.Looking ahead to 2027 might be tricky. But when it rolls around and your portfolio of good companies bought at knock-down prices is really singing, you’ll praise your past self for making good decisions.In normal times, great profit only comes at great risk. But these are not normal times. FTSE 100 investors have an unprecedented opportunity right now. Don’t waste this chance. “This Stock Could Be Like Buying Amazon in 1997” I’m sure you’ll agree that’s quite the statement from Motley Fool Co-Founder Tom Gardner.But since our US analyst team first recommended shares in this unique tech stock back in 2016, the value has soared.What’s more, we firmly believe there’s still plenty of upside in its future. 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Renowned stock-picker Mark Rogers and his analyst team at The Motley Fool UK have named 6 shares that they believe UK investors should consider buying NOW.So if you’re looking for more stock ideas to try and best position your portfolio today, then it might be a good day for you. Because we’re offering a full 33% off your first year of membership to our flagship share-tipping service, backed by our ‘no quibbles’ 30-day subscription fee refund guarantee. Our 6 ‘Best Buys Now’ Shares I think the 2020 crash is the best FTSE 100 buy opportunity of my lifelast_img read more

Breakaway Falls Church leaders plan to appeal court’s property ruling

first_img Seminary of the Southwest announces appointment of two new full time faculty members Seminary of the Southwest August 16, 2013 at 3:39 pm Will it be 3 strikes and your out? Godly people are on both sides. We should be praying for a solution that is inclusive. There are CANA churches that are thriving, The history of the Falls Church needs to be considered. I believe all of this started with the 1979 Prayer Book and then Women’s Ordination. Is Anglican to be confused with KJV only Baptists? Property August 14, 2013 at 8:32 am There is a tremendous irony in Shannon Johnston’s complaints about litigation, given the highly litigious nature of Dr. Schori and her legal team at 815.It’s time for 815 to realize that there are increasing numbers of members who can no longer deal with the heterodoxy of TEC. An orderly process is needed in order to minister effectively to those members and parishes who are led by God to leave. The alternative will be, in many cases, congregations whose property is divested and sold by the denomination and parishes who must forsake generations of history and giving in order to remain faithful to the Gospel of Jesus Christ. Director of Music Morristown, NJ In-person Retreat: Thanksgiving Trinity Retreat Center (West Cornwall, CT) Nov. 24-28 This Summer’s Anti-Racism Training Online Course (Diocese of New Jersey) June 18-July 16 August 14, 2013 at 1:14 pm Your pathetic hypocrisy and hatred must be exhausting, David. It is to me and Our Lord, that’s for sure. Assistant/Associate Rector Washington, DC Priest Associate or Director of Adult Ministries Greenville, SC August 13, 2013 at 5:18 pm I wonder on what Constitutional basis the CANA group is basing their appeal to SCOTUS. CANA certainly has the money, but why spend it in this manner? Is it time to “follow the money?” Rector Pittsburgh, PA Press Release Service Rector Belleville, IL Terry Francis says: Director of Administration & Finance Atlanta, GA An Evening with Aliya Cycon Playing the Oud Lancaster, PA (and streaming online) July 3 @ 7 p.m. ET Zachary Brooks says: Rector and Chaplain Eugene, OR Comments (9) Breakaway Falls Church leaders plan to appeal court’s property ruling Canon for Family Ministry Jackson, MS Remember Holy Land Christians on Jerusalem Sunday, June 20 American Friends of the Episcopal Diocese of Jerusalem Rector Smithfield, NC David Yarbrough says: Virtual Celebration of the Jerusalem Princess Basma Center Zoom Conversation June 19 @ 12 p.m. ET Featured Events Tags Course Director Jerusalem, Israel Assistant/Associate Rector Morristown, NJ Featured Jobs & Calls Bill Cruse says: Rector Knoxville, TN Join the Episcopal Diocese of Texas in Celebrating the Pauli Murray Feast Online Worship Service June 27 August 14, 2013 at 8:22 pm What a total waste of money, time and energy. It is impossible for me to understand why these folks want to leave The Episcopal Church and have ther temerity to take property and assets that do not belong to them. Go ye and found a new church with the money and do what you believe is the mission of God. Hopefully she will agree with you Rector Collierville, TN Virtual Episcopal Latino Ministry Competency Course Online Course Aug. 9-13 AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to PrintFriendlyPrintFriendlyShare to FacebookFacebookShare to TwitterTwitterShare to EmailEmailShare to MoreAddThis Missioner for Disaster Resilience Sacramento, CA Michael Newman says: Associate Rector Columbus, GA The Church Investment Group Commends the Taskforce on the Theology of Money on its report, The Theology of Money and Investing as Doing Theology Church Investment Group August 31, 2013 at 1:42 pm I totally agree with Vince. There ARE godly people on both sides of this issue. I hope and pray that the Supreme Court will accept this case and finally resolve the issue. As for you Zachary Brooks, the only thing I find pathetic is you calling Mr. Yarbrough a hypocrite and a hatemonger. I have a feeling our Lord would kinda frown on all the name-calling.center_img By diocesan staffPosted Aug 13, 2013 New Berrigan Book With Episcopal Roots Cascade Books TryTank Experimental Lab and York St. John University of England Launch Survey to Study the Impact of Covid-19 on the Episcopal Church TryTank Experimental Lab Rector Bath, NC Ya no son extranjeros: Un diálogo acerca de inmigración Una conversación de Zoom June 22 @ 7 p.m. ET Submit a Press Release Daniel Weatherholt says: Nellwyn Beamon says: Comments are closed. Cathedral Dean Boise, ID Curate (Associate & Priest-in-Charge) Traverse City, MI Rector Albany, NY Episcopal Charities of the Diocese of New York Hires Reverend Kevin W. VanHook, II as Executive Director Episcopal Charities of the Diocese of New York Rector Martinsville, VA August 13, 2013 at 9:13 am What a royal waste of money. CANA Falls Church has been denied at every level. It is time to stop and focus on their future. Family Ministry Coordinator Baton Rouge, LA Submit a Job Listing [Episcopal Diocese of Virginia press release] The leaders of a Falls Church, Virginia congregation that broke away from the Episcopal Church said this week that they plan to appeal to the U.S. Supreme Court. The Falls Church CANA congregation will ask the high court to overturn the Supreme Court of Virginia’s April 18 ruling in favor of the Episcopal Diocese of Virginia. That state ruling upheld a 2012 decision that allowed The Falls Church Episcopal to return to its historic church home.An earlier appeal by the CANA group to the Supreme Court of Virginia for reconsideration of its unanimous decision was denied in June.“It is unfortunate that this litigation continues,” said Diocese of Virginia Bishop Shannon S. Johnston. “Nonetheless, we remain committed to focusing our energies on the work of the church. The Falls Church Episcopal continues to grow and thrive, and we all look forward to a time when we can put these issues behind us for good.”Those sentiments were echoed by the Rev. John Ohmer, rector of The Falls Church Episcopal. “We will continue to focus not on the past, but on growing our present and future ministries,” said Ohmer.The CANA congregation has until Sept. 12 to file its petition for appeal. The U.S. Supreme Court is expected to make a decision on whether to hear the appeal toward the end of this year or the beginning of 2014. Rector Hopkinsville, KY Episcopal Migration Ministries’ Virtual Prayer Vigil for World Refugee Day Facebook Live Prayer Vigil June 20 @ 7 p.m. ET Assistant/Associate Priest Scottsdale, AZ Rector (FT or PT) Indian River, MI The Church Pension Fund Invests $20 Million in Impact Investment Fund Designed to Preserve Workforce Housing Communities Nationwide Church Pension Group Rector/Priest in Charge (PT) Lisbon, ME Inaugural Diocesan Feast Day Celebrating Juneteenth San Francisco, CA (and livestream) June 19 @ 2 p.m. PT Episcopal Church releases new prayer book translations into Spanish and French, solicits feedback Episcopal Church Office of Public Affairs Submit an Event Listing August 14, 2013 at 5:56 pm Respect for a person’s human dignity includes calling them by their name. In this case, Jefferts Schori not Schori. Associate Priest for Pastoral Care New York, NY Bishop Diocesan Springfield, IL Curate Diocese of Nebraska August 13, 2013 at 6:29 pm What a waste of time! The members of the CANA group have every right to worship with as a separate Christian body from the Episcopal Church and the Anglican Communion, but they have no right to take what does not belong to them! Rector Tampa, FL Rector Washington, DC An Evening with Presiding Bishop Curry and Iconographer Kelly Latimore Episcopal Migration Ministries via Zoom June 23 @ 6 p.m. ET Priest-in-Charge Lebanon, OH John B. Chilton says: Vince Blasco says: Associate Rector for Family Ministries Anchorage, AK Youth Minister Lorton, VA Rector Shreveport, LA last_img read more

Shaila Patel House / Groundwork Architecture

first_img Client:Shaila & Jitu PatelLandscape:Abhija DalalDesign Team:Brijesh Bhatha, Chakshu Suthar, Parv TrivediCity:AhmedabadCountry:IndiaMore SpecsLess SpecsSave this picture!© Dhrupad ShuklaText description provided by the architects. Shaila Patel House is built on a plot area of 2263 m2.  The brief was to design a house with a possibility where three generations could live together as one unit, while also allowing independent domains for each. Therefore, the core design focus was to create an interesting interplay of private spaces with that of the living spaces which would permit one part of the family to have privacy, while the other part of the family would be actively using the living spaces.Save this picture!© Dhrupad ShuklaThe building uses natural brick and exposed concrete as the basic external finish with plastered walls in the internal spaces. The house is spatially organized on three levels. There are four bedrooms, one main living area, family living and dining areas with large veranda facing the backyard garden and a party lounge with home theatre in the basement. The house is oriented with all openings facing north and south and more solid surfaces facing east and west.Save this picture!© Dhrupad ShuklaThe entrance court is accessed from the street which has parking garages, security cabin, access to the rear garden and access to the servant quarters.  The north facing entrance porch welcomes one into the house through the double height vestibule. Once inside, one is surprised with the view of the garden. This view is accentuated by the presence of a linear water body and plants guiding the view to the outside while the space allows for a pause point at the entrance into the house. The vestibule connects to a corridor which is oriented east -west with spaces flanking on either side facing south or north.Save this picture!© Dhrupad ShuklaThe ground floor has two major domains. On the left is a private living area connected to the bedroom with both spaces opening onto a private courtyard and a veranda facing the main garden. On the right are the living areas including the kitchen and other utilities. The main living area is a double height space which opens onto the garden on the south through a large veranda and has a smaller living space facing the north. The dining space has an open wooden deck accessed through a small veranda facing the garden.Save this picture!© Dhrupad ShuklaSave this picture!Floor plansSave this picture!© Dhrupad ShuklaThe staircase is located centrally with access to the basement and the bedrooms on the first floor. The basement has a family lounge and a home theatre which opens out into a sunken courtyard with a separate access from the ground floor. This courtyard provides natural light and ventilation to the basement spaces making them comfortable providing a break out space for the activities. The first floor has three bedrooms with a study and a separate spiral staircase to access the service terraces. The master bedroom opens onto the south facing garden through a large balcony. The rest of the bedrooms open on to the north façade with large openings.Save this picture!© Dhrupad ShuklaProject gallerySee allShow lessFengyang Road Alleyway-house Gallery Office / Atelier ZerosSelected ProjectsThe Bar Ji / Daylab studioSelected Projects Share Photographs ArchDaily India Projects CopyHouses•Ahmedabad, India Save this picture!© Dhrupad Shukla+ 18Curated by Clara Ott Share Shaila Patel House / Groundwork Architecture “COPY” 2017 Architects: Groundwork Architecture Area Area of this architecture project Structure: CopyAbout this officeGroundwork ArchitectureOfficeFollowProductsConcreteBrick#TagsProjectsBuilt ProjectsSelected ProjectsResidential ArchitectureHousesAhmedabadIndiaPublished on May 18, 2019Cite: “Shaila Patel House / Groundwork Architecture” 17 May 2019. ArchDaily. Accessed 11 Jun 2021. 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Personalize your stream and start following your favorite authors, offices and users.Go to my stream “COPY” Houses ShareFacebookTwitterPinterestWhatsappMailOrhttps://www.archdaily.com/916598/shaila-patel-house-groundwork-architecture Clipboard Manufacturers: Mitsubishi Electric, Jaquar Artize, Jay Jalaram Brick Works, Laxmi Trident, Modiguard, Ultratech Photographs:  Dhrupad Shukla Manufacturers Brands with products used in this architecture project Shaila Patel House / Groundwork ArchitectureSave this projectSaveShaila Patel House / Groundwork Architecture Area:  1135 m² Year Completion year of this architecture project ShareFacebookTwitterPinterestWhatsappMailOrhttps://www.archdaily.com/916598/shaila-patel-house-groundwork-architecture Clipboard MEP: Aqua Utility Design and Management Pvt. Ltd Saunrachana Strucon Pvt. Ltd Year: last_img read more

Cambridge students hold online charity auction

first_img AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis  27 total views,  1 views today AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis Howard Lake | 3 May 2005 | News There is also a signed Princess Diana leather bound book that has previously sold for £30,000.Bidding for each lot starts at £1. Cambridge students hold online charity auctioncenter_img Tagged with: Events Volunteering Cambridge Rag (Raising and Giving), the student charity fundraising organisation, is holding its first online auction, the Cambridge Auction.The auction website was launched on 1 May 2005 and allows people to place advance bids for a variety of lots ahead of the grand sale on 28 May.More than 80 lots will be up for grabs at the event including signed LPs from Elvis, Bob Marley and Frank Sinatra, a framed US Open Masters flag signed by every champion since 1960, a Muhammed Ali boxing glove, a James Bond montage signed by all the actors that have played 007 over the years and tickets to two Cambridge May Balls. Advertisement About Howard Lake Howard Lake is a digital fundraising entrepreneur. Publisher of UK Fundraising, the world’s first web resource for professional fundraisers, since 1994. Trainer and consultant in digital fundraising. Founder of Fundraising Camp and co-founder of GoodJobs.org.uk. Researching massive growth in giving.last_img read more

New fundraising awards presented

first_img About Howard Lake Howard Lake is a digital fundraising entrepreneur. Publisher of UK Fundraising, the world’s first web resource for professional fundraisers, since 1994. Trainer and consultant in digital fundraising. Founder of Fundraising Camp and co-founder of GoodJobs.org.uk. Researching massive growth in giving. Howard Lake | 10 July 2005 | News Tagged with: Awards Ireland New fundraising awards presented AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis  20 total views,  1 views today AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis Two new awards for excellence in fundraising were presented at the recent Northern Ireland Fundraising Convention in Belfast. The awards recognised both professional and volunteer fundraisers´efforts.Joan Burney, chief executive of Cinemagic, was given the Professional Fundraiser of the Year award. She was nominated by Coca Cola.Inspector Steve Wilson of the Police Service Northern Ireland was awarded Volunteer Fundraiser of the Year after being nominated by the NSPCC. Advertisementlast_img read more

Choices for Girls – interactive bus shelter ad from Plan UK

first_imgChoices for Girls – interactive bus shelter ad from Plan UK  151 total views,  5 views today Tagged with: Digital About Howard Lake Howard Lake is a digital fundraising entrepreneur. Publisher of UK Fundraising, the world’s first web resource for professional fundraisers, since 1994. Trainer and consultant in digital fundraising. Founder of Fundraising Camp and co-founder of GoodJobs.org.uk. Researching massive growth in giving. Plan UK’s campaign, which highlights the plight of the world’s poorest girls, launches a groundbreaking interactive ad on a bus stop in Oxford Street on February 22.The advert uses facial recognition software with an HD camera to determine whether a man or woman is standing in front of the screen, and shows different content accordingly. Howard Lake | 22 February 2012 | News  152 total views,  6 views today AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis Advertisement AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThislast_img read more

Spectrum strike continues: Strong response to union busting

first_imgInternational Electrical Workers (IBEW) Local 3, with 1,800 workers out on strike for more than a year, thought they were so close to a contract, they had stopped picketing Charter/Spectrum.Then this $41 billion company, one of the largest multichannel cable service providers in the U.S., walked away from the bargaining table Nov. 30 because IBEW refused to accept major punishing takeaways.The union picket lines started up again Dec. 3, and the New York Central Labor Council called a mass rally Dec. 5.The rally drew a solid thousand workers to protest at the Spectrum office on East 23rd Street. There a number of labor union leaders spoke in support of IBEW Local 3. Also present was Gov. Andrew Cuomo, who pointed out that Spectrum is in violation of the license agreement which allows it to operate in New York.Daily picketing continues. (For locations see tinyurl.com/yapqthzu.)  Supporters are needed to attend rallies as they are in a better legal position than union members to speak out against scabbing and for boycotting the company. The statewide AFL-CIO has launched a boycott campaign, Cut the Cord Spectrum. (tinyurl.com/y88nk3o5)Meanwhile, cable technicians are leading campaigns to promote a publicly owned cable option (tinyurl.com/y8hmjgnz) and to get actor Ellen DeGeneres to stop being in Spectrum commercials. Sara Catalinotto also contributed to this report.FacebookTwitterWhatsAppEmailPrintMoreShare thisFacebookTwitterWhatsAppEmailPrintMoreShare thislast_img read more