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Meet Ashleigh, COCO’s Digital Marketing Assistant

Ashleigh has joined the COCO team for a 12-week period and hit the ground running as soon as she started - her second day was spent covering the social media for our annual Steve Cram Celebrity Golf Day. We caught up with Ashleigh to find out how things are going 6 weeks into her post.…
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My work experience with COCO. By Celeste Quigley.

My name is Celeste Quigley and I go to Dame Allan's school and I chose to do my work experience at COCO. I’ve always thought charities were so important and have always made a conscious effort to try and donate when I can, I love researching when and why charities began but didn’t know how…
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COCO Celebrated International Women’s Day!

COCO celebrated International Women's Day at Newcastle University Business School with our Head of Partnerships Oswin Mahundi, Susan Wear and Louisa Rogers. 82 people attended to listen to our key speakers, visit stalls and to discuss what is preventing #BalanceForBetter across the world. In total, attendees fund-raised £380 which will go to support our work…
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Mirembeh! Get to know the Luhya language and culture

By Valtteri Nurminen, COCO volunteer This is the first part of our blog series celebrating the International Year of Indigenous Languages. This time we will introduce the Luhya language and culture! This blog would not be possible without our project partner, Isaac Lidaywa who contributed some of his prestigious time and provided translations to words…
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