A father whose son was stillborn will run 60km in 24 hours this weekend for the 60,000 babies born prematurely in the UK every year.
Oxford City boss David Oldfield will be hoping to get over the line in more ways than one at the end of the month as his side aim for FA Cup history before the manager completes a charity running challenge.
Charlie House's lifelong dream of building a specialist-support centre in Aberdeen will now become a reality - after plans for its new premises was approved.
An annual Boxing Day dip into the North Sea is set to go virtual due to the Covid-19 crisis.
More than half of older people are worried they will not see their loved ones this Christmas and almost two million “expect to feel lonely”, research suggests.
A thief who broke into a charity's Aberdeen warehouse was caught after he rocked up at police station sporting the same "distinctive jumper" he'd worn while committing the crime.
A north-east children’s charity is teaming up with a toy shop to brighten up Christmas for sick children this year.
A mother who faked having cancer and raked in more than £45,000 through a GoFundMe page has been found guilty of fraud.
The organiser of a charity ball planned for the north-east’s most vulnerable families fears for its future after the Aberdeen Ardoe House hotel announced it was going into liquidation.
An Aberdeen family have backed a new Christmas campaign launched by a children's charity.
An Aberdeen-based children's charity has today launched its Christmas campaign.
A children’s charity that provides emergency cash grants to families facing poverty has said demand for help has risen by more than 1,000% in the wake of the coronavirus lockdown.
A six-year-old has raised thousands of pounds for a hunger charity by walking 100 laps of his garden dressed as Captain Sir Tom Moore.
An 80-year-old retired Army major has celebrated his 50th wedding anniversary by rowing down a canal to his wife, presenting her with flowers and cutting a cake with an antique sword.
The John Lewis Partnership has said its latest Christmas advert highlights the kindness of the British public during the pandemic after it questioned whether it would be appropriate to make the ad at all this year.
Game of Thrones star Rose Leslie has created a video for an annual fundraising event.
Less than two years after seeing his own dreams of becoming a professional cricketer expire in the midst of a mental health battle, former Worcestershire prospect Callum Lea stands ready to support the next generation of aspiring athletes.
Dozens of children from projects funded by Children in Need joined the BBC Philharmonic in a rendition of You Will Be Found ahead of this year’s event.
A popular Apprentice TV show style challenge is to be held in Aberdeen again this year.
Actor Tobias Menzies has launched a campaign for WaterAid which aims to raise £3 million.
Hundreds of Santas are set to take to the streets across the north-east this month as part of a virtual run in aid of a children's charity.
The Proclaimers have announced their support for a new charity campaign, Double The Love.
The British public gave an additional £800 million to charity during the first months of the coronavirus pandemic, analysis suggests.
An Army veteran is ending his gruelling 10-day triathlon challenge by cycling and running inside a pod on the London Eye.
This year’s Psoriasis Awareness Week runs from World Psoriasis Day, October 29, until November 4.
An 80-year-old retired army major has reached the halfway mark in his charity challenge to row 100 miles at 2mph in his home-made boat.
Leeds United fans boycotting watching their team play on pay-per-view TV have raised £40,000 to support local food banks.
Footballer Marcus Rashford has been described as a “hero of our times” after his campaign to provide free meals to children during the school holidays prompted an outpouring of support on social media.
Comedian Katy Brand has raised more than £50,000 in one day in support of charities and food banks after MPs voted against extending free school meals over the holidays.
Key workers in Aberdeen have been thanked through a special rainbow light display on the front of the iconic Marischal College.