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When the Northwick Park Rotary Club came up with its vision for 2019/2020 to connect the world it did not count on a global pandemic sweeping it.

A bereaved woman is to run a marathon in aid of a Brondesbury Park charity in memory of her brother.

A youth club in Wembley is hoping to raise £15,000 to buy a minibus to carry out its work helping the community.

A Willesden community worker is inviting the public to join her on a charity walk with a focus on wellbeing.

A Neasden-based foodbank has been able to deliver meat to those celebrating Eid al-Adha thanks to a donation from a national charity.

A vicar in Kensal Green has written a children’s book which has spawned a national art competition.

A team of doctors have spoken of their experiences in Northwick Park Hospital’s intensive care unit (ICU) during the coronavirus pandemic, as they prepare for a fundraising effort to help patients.

Young scouts have raised more than £5,500 for a Kenton hospice by collectively reaching 1,000 kilometres on foot and bike.

A rotary club in Northwick Park has gifted young school leavers a dictionary to send them on their way.

People are being asked not to dump their belongings outside a Kenton hospice’s charity shop.

A Kilburn theatre group and Willesden athletics charity have received more than £50,000 to continue working with disadvantaged youngsters.

Children in the Philippines have put Roe Green on the map by wearing centenary T-shirts sent by Kingsbury villagers.

A councillor crossed boroughs to give “exhausted” fire crews sandwiches after they tackled a blaze in Park Royal.

Soldiers from the Grenadier Guards enjoyed a hearty thank you meal from Neasden Temple’s community in recognition of their work during coronavirus testing.

A Wembley Park charity has reached its target of delivering 1,000 food items to Brent’s most vulnerable with plans to donate more.

More than 7,600 items of food and toiletries have been delivered to foodbanks in Brent by British Red Cross teams.

A Neasden woman is hosting a free virtual entertainment event for people in retirement and those living in care homes.

A Cricklewood charity boss has trodden his own path to inspire older people and raise money by running a solo marathon.

Pupils at a Harlesden secondary school are benefitting from an Alperton charity providing 2,500 meals a day to families in the capital.

A Wembley mum has taken on a charity 2.6 challenge by cutting off 26 inches of her hair which took her 26 years to grow.

A Wembley couple have set themselves and their volunteers a huge challenge to raise £100,000 so they can serve 200,000 meals to the community in just 100 days.

Two Kensal Green coppers have smashed their fundraising target to replace a disabled pensioner’s stolen scooter.

More than 10.000 people have signed a petition urging a Kensal Green charity to release a “grieving” dog which is due to be put down.

A Dollis Hill puppeteer has launched a crowdfunder to bring his creations to a mainstream audience.

BAFTA award-winning actress Miriam Margolyes OBE took a day out of her busy schedule to support a Kensal Green animal welfare charity’s new campaign.

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