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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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Norwood artists showcased at top Mayfair Gallery

Over 170 pieces of art, including canvasses and glass work, were exhibited last week at the prestigious Halcyon Gallery in Mayfair. The impressive works were created by artists with learning disabilities, all of whom are supported by leading UK charity, Norwood.

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Ladies who “Cook and Lunch” raise over £15,000

High profile author and chef Katie Caldesi was joined by over 200 guests at the ‘Cook, Taste, Share’ recipe book launch yesterday. The event, which raised in excess of £15,000 for Norwood and the Israel Cancer Association was organised by the Cooking Lunch Girls. Guests at the fundraiser tucked in to a spread of delicious salads, fish dishes and desserts, before hearing from special guest Katie and her husband Giancarlo Caldesi.

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Norwood appoints new Rabbinic Co-ordinator

Norwood, one of the UK’s leading Jewish charities, which supports people with learning disabilities and children and families in need, is pleased to announce the appointment of a new Rabbinic Co-ordinator, Rabbi Stanley Coten.

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Top Look For Norwood Store

Norwood’s charity shop in NW11 got a brilliant new look yesterday as the design team from Britain’s premier retail empire Arcadia, combined forces with the talents of Norwood, one of the UK’s leading Jewish charities.

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Lady Elaine Sacks appointed as new Norwood Trustee

Norwood is delighted to announce the appointment of Lady Sacks, as a member of the Board of Trustees. Lady Sacks has been actively involved in many aspects of the Jewish Community for over 30 years. She takes a particular interest in supporting numerous charities, both Jewish and non-Jewish – including many organisations associated with Jewish education.

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Hardy Norwood Golfers raise £40,000 in rain

Around 80 golfers clubbed together yesterday to help raise £40,000 for Norwood at its annual Golf Day. Held at Dyrham Park Country Club in Barnet, the event generated vital funds to support Norwood’s life-changing work with people with learning disabilities, and children and families in need.

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