Advertisement The North West’s oldest and largest children’s charity has given its fundraising department a boost by adding two new members to the team.Due to the ongoing need to raise funds, Together Trust has brought on board Victoria Goring as a community fundraising and events officer, and Helen Chin as fundraising assistant.Victoria’s role will include the promotion, organisation and management of fundraising events within the community. Victoria, from Cheadle, recently graduated from Nottingham Trent University, will focus on a number of projects including the Manchester Velodrome Abseil, Cheadle Festival and the Great North Swim.Helen, from Marple in Stockport, knew a career in the charity sector was for her after working at the Stockport Cerebral Palsy Society for young disabled people. As part of her role at the Together Trust, Helen will provide the fundraising department with administrative support and coordinate the charity’s running teams for the Great Manchester Run and the Great North Run.Philippa Hartley, fundraising manager at the Together Trust said: “The new additions to the team will provide much needed support to the department. Within the current economic climate it is more important than ever to continue to develop new initiatives to raise funds.”To find out more information about the Together Trust visit the website: www.togthertrust.org.uk-ends-Notes to editors:The Together Trust is a charitable organisation, and is one of the largest children’s charities in the North West. Rich in heritage, it has been providing care, education, support and improved life opportunities for young people in the region since it was established in 1870. Today, the charity helps more than 2000 children and young people each year, who are experiencing emotional, behavioural or social difficulties, physical and learning disabilities and autistic spectrum disorders.The Together Trust can contacted on:Tel: 0161 283 4848 email: [email protected] website: www.togethertrust.org.ukPress contact: Vicki Lamb or Becky Roberts at Tangerine PRTel: 0161 817 6600Email: [email protected] / [email protected] [email protected]angerinepr.com 14 total views, 1 views today AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis Together Trust boosts fundraising team Howard Lake | 29 April 2009 | News AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis Tagged with: Recruitment / people About Howard Lake Howard Lake is a digital fundraising entrepreneur. Publisher of UK Fundraising, the world’s first web resource for professional fundraisers, since 1994. Trainer and consultant in digital fundraising. Founder of Fundraising Camp and co-founder of GoodJobs.org.uk. Researching massive growth in giving.