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A happy charity Pancake Day

A happy charity Pancake Day

Shrove Tuesday, or , or Mardi Gras, sees about 52 million eggs consumed in the UK, more than double the average daily amount. How do UK charities make the most of this popular day? Zurich for Charities found out and shared them in a moment.

Fundraising, campaigning, public information, and a bit of fun – charities marked the day in many different ways. Why not add details of what your charity did? Use the comments below.

Twitter moments are a useful and easy way of curating or gathering and sharing a range of Twitter content to produce a single story or report.



Main image: Wales Air Ambulance logo in flour on Pancake Day, from Wales Air Ambulance


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.

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