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Make a Difference Have you 'made a difference' while travelling, by fundraising or donating time and energy to a worthwhile cause such as wildlife conservation or tsunami reconstruction efforts? Tell us how you did it, what the experience was like, and how others can help. Are you a non-profit organisation or individual who knows of an opportunity for travellers to help out in a less developed country? Tell us about it and provide contact details here.
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Funds4Rescue

Twitter and blog active funding group Funds4Rescue are teaming up with Mountain Rescue England & Wales to create more funds for the volunteer service throught UK.
Using a R1200GS Adventure, F4R plans include Prince William (patron) to launch the bike in a full media mela just before his trip to S Africa (world cup). To be confirmed. The fund is hoping to increase public awarness and increase the services only funding stream via public donations. You can follow on twitter @Funds4Rescue

News MRS has had over 1200 calls registered in Christmas week for both hill walkers, climbers and people trapped in cars amd homes by the snow.

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MRS England & wales.

Over 3000 man hours logged in UK by voluteers 20 Dec -jan 7th Good job Chancellor does not have to pay for this, but VAT relief would be nice.

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