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Letter to the Primer Minister

Right Honourable Mr B Johnson 10 Downing St Westminster London SW1A 2AA 23rd October 2020 Dear Prime Minister “Charity begins at home” is a well known phrase. However many people do not know the entire phrase, which is “But does … Continue reading

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Welcome to Rachael

Computers for Charities offers a warm welcome to Rachaël Gonon-Nwaokoro from Orleans, France. Rachel comes to the UK via the EU educational program Erasmus. As an intern, she will be undertaking a role of project coordinator for CfC in Eastbourne … Continue reading

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CfC Christmas Shoebox Updated

Computers for Charities Christmas Shoebox appeal CfC has Supported, Collected & Distributed Christmas Shoeboxes benefitting Children, the Elderly and Homeless since 1992. This annual event continues only due to people’s desire & support to aid the less fortunate. Every year … Continue reading

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Computer Donations Welcome

Computer donations are very welcome. Even more when companies also deliver as did the staff from Accountancy firm Caladine Ltd, Eastbourne this week. Thank you. Also Lorna Marsh from Diligencia, Oxford with posting useful items. Thank you also and well … Continue reading

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Upcycling for Charities

Recycling, Upcycling, Reuse are words being pretty much one and the same. However, regardless it remains the right thing to do, for any items concerned and environmentally. Sussex based charity, “Computers for Charities” remain pioneers in this field, with a … Continue reading

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Celebration of a Life:

Brian Gauntlett 1934 – 2020. Today 23rd September 2020  people will gather at Wealden Crematorium to celebrate the life of Brian Gauntlett, who sadly took his life 6th August at Birling Gap Cliffs, Sussex. Suffering from inoperable cancer and experiencing … Continue reading

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Journeys End…

Journeys End; It’s good to be back, how long. That’s another question? Why do we do it & wants in it for you. It’s all about making a difference in whatever way, and surely is it not better to give … Continue reading

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Looking for……..

CfC is needing a working or easy repair 125cc Scooter / Motorbike for Bulgaria. Can you help or ask around. We will take it out in December, with shoeboxes, etc. Many thanks. Please give me a call or email. Simon … Continue reading

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Sad News

We have received sad news regarding the unexpected death of one of our longest serving volunteers. Brian Gauntlet has been one of our main stays for decades. Last year his wife Kath passed away, having been cared for by Brian … Continue reading

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Silver Lining

Please forgive the typo from the other day. Apologies to Rod & Nina Johnson. Thanks now to 3 skilled pastors in Romania but not Romanian. 2 Hungarians and 1 Canadian. I leave it to you to work out which is … Continue reading

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