Rare Disease Day - 28th February 2015

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2018 Fundraising

2018 Fundraising

We are delighted to offer you all an opportunity to get involved! We still need to raise a minimum of £100,00 a year to continue the support to all those affected by Congenital Melanocytic Naevi, to fund pioneering research at Great Ormond Street Hospital and The Institute of Child Health and to raise awareness of […]

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Caring Matters Now Christmas Gift

Caring Matters Now Christmas Gift

DONATE NOW The festive period is a time for giving gifts to family and friends, so why not give to Caring Matters Now as you do your Christmas shopping this year? Instead of buying unwanted gifts such as socks or sweets, hankies or hand lotion, why not donate the gift amount to Caring Matters Now. […]

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20th Anniversary Sky Dive……. And they smashed it!

Our amazing team of 5 took on the challenge and well and truly nailed it! On Saturday 2nd September our CMN team met early at Langar Airfield, Nottingham to face the daughnting challenge of throwing themselves out of a plane! The weather as you will see from the video was fabulous and each of our […]

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Caring Matters Now receives $10,000 from Silicon Valley Community Foundation

Caring Matters Now receives $10,000 from Silicon Valley Community Foundation

The CMN trustees are very pleased to announce that Silicon Valley Community Foundation have granted $10,000 to further the work of Caring Matters Now.  This wonderful grant will fund all our support events throughout the 2017-18 financial year.  It is with thanks to one of our CMN members that we received this grant.  Esther, who […]

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Raising Positive Awareness of CMN on a Global Scale!

Raising Positive Awareness of CMN on a Global Scale!

Caring Matters Now charity is working in partnership with the world-renowned photographer Brock Elbank, who is best known for his recent series ‘Freckles’ which appeared in media outlets worldwide. As part of the ‘Freckles’ series, Brock photographed a young lady from Barcelona who has CMN (Congenital Melanocytic Naevus)

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The Caring Matters Now 20th Anniversary online auction is now LIVE!

The Caring Matters Now 20th Anniversary online auction is now LIVE!

To celebrate our charity’s 20th anniversary, we are holding a prestigious celebratory ball in Liverpool on the 3rd June. During the event, guests will have the opportunity to bid for some very special auction items with all profits going towards the CMN research.  The GREAT news is, you and your friends can also bid on any […]

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Teens Big Day Out

Teens Big Day Out

This is a great team building and social gathering for all those affected by CMN aged 11yrs – 17yrs. This event is open to teens with CMN aged 11 – 17yrs plus one accompanying adult, or friend if aged 17yrs. About: High Ropes, Low Ropes whatever takes your fancy, but be there! Another great team […]

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Jessica Ma Award 2016

Winners and runners up with the Jessica Ma Award 2016

In December 2014 one of our founding trustees Jessica Ma lost her battle with cancer. Jessica was not only a trustee to the Caring Matters Now charity, but also an amazing, courageous and inspirational friend to many in the charity and beyond. Jessica was passionate about Caring Matters Now and the trustees feel her loss […]

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Launching the CMN Christmas Campaign 2016

Launching our 2016 CMN Christmas Campaign

Buy your family & friends a gift this Christmas time, which will last a lifetime! Caring Matters Now has launched a Christmas Gift/Card campaign.   You can make a lasting difference to the lives of those affected by CMN this Christmas time. Rather than spending your money on Christmas gifts or cards that don’t last, […]

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Online Support

Online Support

Facebook group for registered members of the Caring Matters Now Charity The charity’s primary aim for social media interaction is for Caring Matters Now members to receive up to date information about the charity, and to give a safe platform for Caring Matters Now members to interact with one another. Therefore, we have created a […]

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Charity Night Raises £1235.70 for CMN

I organized a charity night on Saturday 21st May at Dinnington Resource Centre. The evening included the absolutely fantastic singer, Dave Perkins performing some classic hits from The Rat Pack, Michael Bublé, Gary Barlow and Take That. He went down a storm! I showed a CMN video clip to represent exactly what Caring Matters Now […]

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Caring Matters Now International Partnership Scheme

Caring Matters Now International Partnership Scheme

In March 2016 Caring Matters Now hosted our first ever International Support Group Conference in London for all known CMN support groups across the world.  13 CMN support groups were represented from across 5 continents. During the 3-day conference our guests gained an insight into the work of Caring Matters Now by visiting the CMN […]

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Annual Greater Manchester Police Federation Charity Dinner Dance

Annual Greater Manchester Police Federation Charity Dinner Dance

Joanne with Chief Constable Ian Hopkins and Ian Hanson the Chairman of the GMP Police Federation Joanne and I attended the Annual Greater Manchester Police Federation Charity Dinner Dance last night. It was not our usual sort of Saturday Night but as you know we were invited this year as it was in aid of […]

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Worldwide study on the well being of children and adolescents with a CMN

Worldwide study on the well being of children and adolescents with a CMN

Caring Matters Now has been asked to support a worldwide survey which will be focusing on the well-being of children and adolescents born with Congenital Melanocytic Nevus. The study is being conducted by a team at University Children’s Hospital Zurich, Switzerland, working in collaboration with Nevus Outreach and Naevus Global. This survey will provide important […]

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Help us make a difference by donating monthly to Caring Matters Now.

Help us make a difference by donating monthly to Caring Matters Now

By setting up a regular monthly donation to Caring Matters Now today and you can help fund the CMN research and support those affected by CMN. A regular donation means you can give a small amount every month that makes a huge difference. Monthly donations by direct debit give us a predictable income so we […]

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2016 London Marathon Winner

Please show Nathan your support in his challenge by donating to his Just Giving page. We would firstly like to say a massive thank you to everyone that registered their interest in running the 2016 London Marathon for Caring Matters Now. It is so good to know what some people really are prepared to put […]

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Caring Matters Now continues to fund CMN research...

Caring Matters Now continues to fund CMN research…

William Baird is a molecular genetics graduate who is starting work in Veronica Kinsler’s team today at the UCL Institute of Child Health. His 3 year PhD project is funded entirely by Caring Matters Now. William will be working on cells in the laboratory trying to correct the gene mutation that causes CMN. This is […]

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Liverpool Support Day filmed for Children in Need TV Coverage

Liverpool Support Day filmed for Children in Need TV Coverage

North West News attended the Liverpool Support Day in October to film what we do with our grant from Children in Need to support those with CMN. This is more positive awareness for our little know charity and Congenital Melanocytic Naevi. It was a great day full of fun, including cake decorating, mug making, ornament […]

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Nightrider 2016

Registration open for the CMN Nightrider Challenge 2016

We are excited to announce that registration is now OPEN for the Nightrider Challenge 2016! We have 20 charity places for the 3 events in London, Liverpool & Bristol. Please click here for more information.

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International Support Group Weekend

International Support Group Weekend

Caring Matters Now trustees have invited various CMN patient support group leaders from around the world to come together and strengthen the relations we have already established with one another.  The aim of the weekend is to give our guests an insight into the work of Caring Matters Now, including an insight into Dr Kinsler’s […]

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