National media briefing: Save the Children, Crisis, Prince Charles at WWF-UK and the longevity of volunteers

Charities in today's national news

National media briefing
National media briefing

A Save the Children charity worker in Burma was dismissed on suspicion of trafficking boys under 18 to serve in a rebel army, it has emerged.

See BBC News for full story

A report from the homelessness charity Crisis says the number of people who are homeless is rising again because of the economic downturn.

See The Independent for full story

Prince Charles urges humanity to safeguard the environment as he becomes president of WWF-UK.

See The Guardian for full story

People who volunteer for charities for altruistic reasons live longer than others, a study by the University of Michigan has found.

See the Daily Mirror for full story

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