Tag: charity

The ‘biggest’ donation ever?

However, a look into recent donations reveals that this is not the case. Business mogul Paul Gauci had donated an estimated market value of €7 million worth of shares to five charitable foundations last year.

Maltese charity seeks help to prevent closure of children’s home in...

A Maltese charity running a children’s home in Madagascar is appealing for donations as the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic has left it at risk of shutting down.

Poll: What is your good deed this week?

For many, charity is equated to fund raising and donating money. However, charity does not only consist in donating money to a cause and can take different forms.

Italy seizes German-flagged charity vessel for breaking safety rules

In April, Italy banned migrant rescue ships from docking in its ports until July 31 because of the COVID-19 pandemic. It now transfers all those saved at sea onto large ferries which must wait off its coast.

Take That to perform for charity online

Take That fans - rejoice! The boys are all set to perform together for a one-off virtual charity show on Friday 29th May.

Dubai turns world’s tallest building into coronavirus charity box

The world's tallest building, Dubai's 828-metre Burj Khalifa, has become a glowing charity donation box, raising money for food for United Arab Emirates residents suffering the economic impact of the new coronavirus pandemic.

Watch: Andy Serkis to read The Hobbit nonstop for charity

English actor and film director Andy Serkis, who played Gollum in The Lord of the Rings film trilogy, will be reading The Hobbit from start to finish with no breaks, in aid of charity.

When in a hole, don’t dig – strong reaction to Schembri’s...

Minister Silvio Schembri’s words in parliament on Tuesday did nothing to dispel the rage ignited through his crass comments that foreigners laid off in Malta because of the coronavirus crisis would have to be deported.

Feast of Generosity: More than €1.36m raised

The day began at 9am with Mass celebrated by Archbishop Charles Scicluna. It will be followed by various performances and other entertainment on the main stage. The marathon will close at midnight. The event will be broadcast on leading TV channels.

Altar boys and girls spend the eve of All Saints’ Day...

Santa Venera's altar boys and girls spent the eve of All Saints' Day collecting food for the needy.