At The Harrington Residences, we proudly support several charities covering different good causes around the globe, from emergency relief to supporting children.
Leave your change to change
If you have been staying with us and you have some spare change that you would like to donate to our collection of charities please hand this in to reception. At the end of each quarter we will gather together all the donations and share the money out among our selected charities below.
Save the Children believes every child deserves a future. In the UK and around the world, they give children a healthy start in life, the opportunity to learn and protection from harm. They do whatever it takes for children – every day and in times of crisis – transforming their lives and the future we share.
The Naked Heart Foundation was set up by Natalia Vodianova in 2004. Spurred into action by the Beslan tragedy, Natalia founded the charity with an aim to construct modern play parks in urban areas of Russia. To date, the charity has built 158 accessible play parks and playgrounds in 103 cities and towns across Russia and CIS. Some of them are located at orphanages, children’s hospitals and rehabilitation centres.
Cancer Research UK’s aim is to reduce the number of deaths from cancer. As the world’s largest independent cancer research charity it conducts research into the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of the disease. Research activities are carried out in institutes, universities and hospitals across the UK, both by the charity’s own employees and by its grant-funded researchers. It also provides information about cancer and runs campaigns aimed at raising awareness of the disease and influencing public policy.
The British Red Cross helps people in crisis, whoever and wherever they are. They are part of a global voluntary network, responding to conflicts, natural disasters and individual emergencies. As well as this, The British Red Cross helps vulnerable people in the UK and abroad prepare for, withstand and recover from emergencies in their own communities.
Shelter helps millions of people every year struggling with bad housing or homelessness through our advice, support and legal services. And they campaign to make sure that one day, no one will have to turn to us for help.