National media briefing: Scope, the Malala Fund, the Roy Castle Lung Cancer Foundation and Oasis

Charities in today's national news

National media briefing
National media briefing

Richard Hawkes, the head of the disability charity Scope, has attacked the Chancellor, George Osborne, for using a disabled parking space at an M4 service station.

See The Guardian for full story

Malala Yousafzai, the Pakistani schoolgirl who survived being shot in the head by the Taliban, has received the first donation to her new educational charity, the Malala Fund.

See the Daily Mail for full story

Celebrities including Jasmin Walia, Mel C, Tricia Penrose and Terri Dwyer have donned their onesies and pyjamas to promote the annual Dream Walk events, organised by the Roy Castle Lung Cancer Foundation.

See the Daily Mail for full story

The coffee giant Starbucks has become the first British chain to sign up to a goodwill initiative that allows customers to buy a beverage and reserve one for a homeless person, which will be distributed through the brand’s community charity partner, Oasis.

See The Independent for full story

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