Howard Lake | 25 February 2005 | News Regional newspaper appeals raised £2.5 million for tsunami appeal Tagged with: Community fundraising Giving/Philanthropy Research / statistics AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis Fundraising appeals for UNICEF’s tsunami appeal by 42 regional newspapers have raised £2.5 million following the disaster of 26 December 2004, according to Holdthefrontpage.co.uk.The Eastern Daily Press has so far raised £342,548 for the appeal, more than any other regional title. The Belfast Telegraph has raised £286,611, The Citizen in Gloucester more than £236,000, and the Leicester Mercury over £180,000.More regional newspapers took part in this UNICEF appeal than any previous appeal by the children’s charity. The campaigns had also lasted much longer than previous campaigns. Advertisement 19 total views, 1 views today AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis About Howard Lake Howard Lake is a digital fundraising entrepreneur. Publisher of UK Fundraising, the world’s first web resource for professional fundraisers, since 1994. Trainer and consultant in digital fundraising. Founder of Fundraising Camp and co-founder of GoodJobs.org.uk. Researching massive growth in giving.
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