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Birmingham businesses have held a range of yellow-themed events in a bid to raise PS75,000 for a city children's charity.

To mark Big Yellow Friday, the national annual fundraising day for Birmingham based Children's Liver Disease Foundation (CLDF), staff at a host of companies held fundraisers. The Birmingham office of accountants Grant Thornton had a dress down day, while Birmingham solicitors Margetts and Ritchie held a Big Yellow coffee morning and a team from BNP Paribas Real Estate were one of 20 who took part in a quiz organised by Colmore Business District.

Kathryn Godfree, partner and corporate responsibility co-ordinator at Grant Thornton in Birmingham, said: "Grant Thornton is always happy to support locally-based charities where we can and we were delighted to take part in CLDF's Big Yellow Friday fundraising initiative once again."


Grant Thornton staff Charlene Orme, Anne Carter, Melissa Reed, Sarah Vout, Penny Bassnett, Rachel Murphy from CLDF and Kathryn Godfree
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Title Annotation:Features
Publication:The Birmingham Post (England)
Geographic Code:4EUUK
Date:Mar 14, 2013
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