Category Archives: Fundraising

Fundraising

Giving Tuesday – one week to go

#givingtuesday, which falls on Tuesday 28 November this year, is the day to “do good stuff” for a charity or cause you care about. Last year, thanks to the generosity of our alumni and School community, we raised £1,700 towards … Continue reading

The UK ME/CFS Biobank Christmas Appeal

The CureME team is launching the UK ME/CFS Biobank Christmas Appeal to: Release  samples to researchers around the world, searching for the biomarkers of ME/CFS. Ensure the long-term sustainability of the Biobank as a resource. The team has a simple mission … Continue reading

$2.1M Investment is UK’s ‘biggest ever investment into physical causes of ME/CFS’

Written by the CureME team at the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine The CureME team at The London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine is delighted to announce the award of $2.1m (£1.57m) of grant funding from the … Continue reading

UK ME/CFS Biobank at LSHTM

Written by Klea Isufi Myalgic Encephalomyelitis (ME), otherwise known as Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (CFS), causes severe and debilitating fatigue with painful muscles and joints, disordered sleep, gastric disturbances, and poor memory and concentration among other symptoms. In some cases, a … Continue reading

Scholarships at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine

Here at the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine we pride ourselves on our diverse and rich student body. Our students come from all over the world and we want to ensure that we continue to attract the best … Continue reading

Paul Mee runs 2017 London Marathon for Stephen Lawn Memorial Fund

  Epidemiologist and Data Scientist Dr Paul Mee ran the 2017 London Marathon and raised over £2000 for the Stephen Lawn Memorial Fund. Paul, a Research Fellow at LSHTM, attended the Stephen Lawn Memorial Lecture at the School on 13 … Continue reading

2017 Alumni Telephone Campaign raises over £60,000

Our 2017 Alumni Fund Telephone Campaign came to a close at the end of February. The campaign ran for four weeks and raised over £60,000! This is an amazing achievement and exceeds our original target of £40,000. We would like … Continue reading

Telephone campaign: £36,000 raised in 3 weeks

Our Alumni Fund Telephone Campaign has now been running for three weeks and our team of student callers have spoken to over 500 alumni. By the end of week one we raised £10,000 and over the last two weeks, we … Continue reading

Telephone Campaign Update: We’ve raised £10,000!

The 2017 Alumni Fund Telephone Fundraising Campaign started on 30 January. Our wonderful team of student callers have been in touch with alumni from all over the world, sharing experiences and inviting them to support future public health leaders by … Continue reading

Telephone Campaign 2017: Meet our student callers

After a weekend of training, our Alumni Fund Telephone Fundraising Campaign started yesterday! We interviewed some of our student callers to find out why they chose to participate in the telephone campaign. Lovishka Babajee, studying MSc Nutrition for Global Health, from … Continue reading