Rare Disease Day - 28th February 2015

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Join us in raising global awareness of CMN in conjunction with Rare Disease Day 2018

Caring Matters Now is partnering with CMN patient support groups across the world to raise global awareness of Congenital Melanocytic Naevus.

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Corporate Partnership

Huge thanks to Metro Safety for their generous donation and in raising awareness of CMN: Metro Safety’s 25th anniversary charity initiative raises £3,400 for Caring Matters Now In celebration of Metro Safety’s 25th anniversary year the company set themselves the challenge of raising £20,000, to be split between four worthwhile charities: Caring Matters Now MacMillan […]

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Metro Safety 6 in 6 Charity Bike Ride

As part of my company’s 25th Anniversary year, we set ourselves a challenge of raising, £20,000 for 4 good causes. We work in safety, so we chose Children’s’ Burns Trust and Mesothelioma UK as our first two causes. I was lucky enough to put forward Caring Matters Now and have it accepted as the next […]

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The exhibition is in full swing now!

The exhibition is in full swing now! We have been overwhelmed with the big response from all those whom so kindly submitted their application to participate in this exciting project. 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 […]

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Become a CMN hero – Monthly Giving

Set up your monthly donation NOW Caring Matters Now is an ever-growing charity! Each year our membership list continually grows, research continually develops and opportunities to raise awareness of CMN continually increases. As long as there is a demand for support, research and awareness, Caring Matters Now will continue to do all we can to […]

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Victoria Hamilton’s Channel Swim

2017 Jessica Ma Award Runner Up It was 8:30am when my phone rang while I was starting my day at work. “Can you get to Dover for 2am Saturday?” “As in tomorrow? No, I can’t get from Pitlochry in that time!”. “oh…. How about Sunday at 2am?” That was what started the journey that I […]

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2017 Jessica Ma Award Winner & Runner Up

In December 2014, one of our founding trustees Jessica Ma sadly 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. Caring Matters Now established the Jessica Ma Award to publicly acknowledge and […]

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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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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

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!

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: Join us for another fun, team building event at Go Ape Battersea. High Ropes, […]

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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 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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20th Anniversary Celebrations!

Join in and help us to celebrate this momentous occasion. 2017 is going to be a huge year for Caring Matters Now……..We will be celebrating our 20th anniversary. Oh how things have come on in 20 years! At the age of 16 years old Jodi and her family were asked to provide support to other […]

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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

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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