National media briefing: charity workers jailed, London's Air Ambulance, Rehab, and Facebook philanthropists

Charities in today's national news

National media briefing
National media briefing

Two French charity workers have each been sentenced to two years in prison for illegally trying to fly 103 African children from Chad to France in 2007.

See The Guardian for full story

London's Air Ambulance has had a makeover in a bid to raise awareness and funds for a second helicopter.

See BBC News for full story

The annual parliamentary pancake race organised by Rehab, a charity for disabled people, saw MPs triumph as they took on teams from the House of Lords and the media.

See BBC News for full story

Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg and his wife, Priscilla Chan, were the second most prolific philanthropists in the US last year, giving away nearly half a billion dollars.

See the Daily Mail for full story

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