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This author Liz Cartwright has created 17 entries.

06 Aug

Star Trust donates £2,500 to local charity to support elderly

A NOTTINGHAM-based charity which supports elderly people across the county has received a boost following a £2,500 donation by Star Trust. The Wainman Trust will use the money to help run two weekly clubs – held in Arnold and Clifton – aimed at giving place for older people to meet, share a healthy meal and take part in fun activities and outings. Olwen Davis...

04 Jun

Star Trust pledges thirteen grand plan for charity’s ice cream van

A HOMELESS charity can now get an old ice cream van and money making plan on the road. The Bridge – Homelessness to Hope charity fundraises to help the homeless in Leicester. Through its ‘The Bridge to Hope’ social enterprise, the charity did up an old milk float, donated by Kirby and West, and converted it into a funky coffee wagon called Ernie. They now want to do the same with a former ice-cream van, to be called Eric, which was...

22 May

Answer-4u pledges its support to Star Trust

The UK’s leading telephone answering service Answer-4u has pledged its support for local charity Star Trust, donating £2,500 in sponsorship. Star Trust is an East Midlands-based charity, run by local business owners and entrepreneurs with a passion for fundraising for local charities. Funds are raised through the charity’s unique calendar of events, including supercar days and an annual ball. Nottingham-based Answer-4u provide 24/7 365 telephone answering and business support services to a nationwide client base undertaking critical business functions such as virtual...

10 May

Star Trust revs up fundraising with Aston Martin factory day

MORE than 35 supercar lovers helped raise £25,000 for East Midlands charities during a supercar driving day. Star Trust organised the day with Aston Martin Nottingham who kindly sponsored the whole day – with guests paying for a chance to drive the latest Aston Martin cars, a visit to the Aston Martin factory to see how the cars are manufactured, as well as finding out about the history. Star Trust is the creation of locally-based entrepreneurs and business owners with a passion...

30 Apr

Star Trust tips £500,000 mark for 44 East Mids charities

East Midlands-based Star Trust is celebrating after smashing its target of donating £500,000 to local charities. Having raised £20,000 at its most recent event, Star Trust has now reached its target of half million pounds and is now able to support four more local charities – bringing the total of needy East Midlands organisations it supports to an amazing 44. Star Trust held its first event of the year Sparkles and Supercars at Porsche Nottingham – with 100 guests being entertained for...

29 Mar

Trio of events for Star Trust to ‘blast’ half a million

Three high profile events for 2018 MIDLANDS-BASED charity Star Trust has announced its three high profile events for the year – ranging from jewellery and cars to motoring days and a glittering ball in the East Midlands. Star Trust is the creation of locally-based entrepreneurs and business owners with a passion for fundraising for local charities. The charity’s fundraising throughout the year helps many charities in the East Midlands by providing...

20 Feb

Star Trust announces Liz Cartwright as new board member

PR and digital agency owner Liz Cartwright has been announced as new board member to the charity Star Trust. Star Trust was founded in 2013 by a group of highly successful business entrepreneurs wanting to give back to the community. The trust has donated a mammoth £484,000 to 40 different charities in the East Midlands since then – making a tangible difference to charities needing funding to help others in the community. Cartwright Communications is a leading PR agency in the Midlands...