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YN gets its Chemistry right with its Patrons

Last Thursday, around 90 young professionals enjoyed cocktails and canapés at The Chemistry Centre, Burlington House, in Piccadilly, surrounded by scientific literature. The event, organised by Norwood, recognised the on-going commitment and generosity of its YN Patrons.

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Richard Desmond in the hot seat for YN Media

Norwood President and Media tycoon Richard Desmond took to the stage at the annual YN Media fundraising reception last night, for a candid interview with TV Broadcaster Tania Bryer. The event, which raised £20,000 for the Charity, was hosted by the London Film Museum Covent Garden, and welcomed 175 young professionals, many of whom were from the media industries.

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Royal Parks runners raise £15,000 for Norwood

Twenty Norwood runners took part in the Royal Parks Foundation Half Marathon yesterday, raising £15,000 for the Charity and its life-changing work. The group joined 12,500 other participants in the sunshine for the 13.1 mile route through Kensington Gardens, Green Park, the Houses of Parliament and the London Eye.

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The Ambassador’s tea party

Israel’s Ambassador to the UK, Daniel Taub and his wife Zehava, welcomed children and adults who use Norwood’s services to his home in St John’s Wood today, for a festive tea party, held in his Succah.

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Somers not over for Norwood

Even some light drizzle didn’t dampen the spirits of the 70 guests who attended the official opening of Somers Court, Norwood’s new purpose designed block of flats in Edgware.

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YN Fundraisers take to the roof to raise £11,000 for Norwood

A group of 25 thrill seekers abseiled down Beaufort House EC3 in the City of London on Sunday, for YN’s Abseil in the City fundraising challenge. Braving the wet weather, the young professionals enjoyed spectacular views of the Gherkin, Shard and London Bridge, as they made their way down 150ft to the roof gardens, where they were greeted by proud family members and friends.

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Norwood Nursery gets a new lease of life

Volunteers from Leandlease, a property company, exchanged a day in the office to helping tidy up the nursery gardens at the Kennedy Leigh Family Centre in Hendon on Thursday 20th September 2012.

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How we make a difference:
Jacqueline's story


Jacqueline

It is great to be part of such a wonderful charity and incredibly satisfying to raise money for such a worthy cause.

How we make a difference:
Suzanne’s Story


Suzanne sitting at her desk

I think the best part of my job is knowing that I’m doing something that makes a difference to someone else’s life, and my role has far exceeded any expectations I had before I started. I love seeing people grow.