Valerie Ann Taylor, founder and coordinator of Centre for Rehabilitation of the Paralysed (CRP), has won the Rotary International award, says a press release. She will receive a custom-designed trophy and $ 100,000 as prize money. The money, donated by award sponsor Richard Elman, is meant for taking her humanitarian cause and service projects even [...]
Letter from Bertie Woolnough CBE Chairman, Valerie Taylor Trust July 2013
The response to the appeal for funds for the Centre for the Rehabilitation of the Paralysed (CRP) in Bangladesh following the Rana Plaza building collapse in April has far exceeded expectations. To-date some £65,000 has been donated through the Valerie Taylor Trust – a [...]
1. Brian Woodgate requested donations for CRP in lieu of presents for his 70th birthday in April – the total raised was a marvellous £507.00
2. Marden Church Annual Golf Day in June proved to be quite successful with the trophy being won by a visiting player from Horsham. Proceeds resulted in £191.00 being donated [...]
My name is Miriam Currie, I’m 25 years old and I’m in my final year of studying Occupational Therapy (OT) at York St John University in England. I came to CRP in March 2013 and stayed for 12 weeks. During that time I completed a 10 week OT placement which contributed [...]
SOURCE: Star Online Report – SATURDAY, JUNE 08, 2013 – Photo: facebook/theonerotary3450
Valerie A Taylor, founder and coordinator of Centre for Rehabilitation of the Paralysed (CRP), has won Rotary International award for her humanitarian work.
She was handed over the award at a ceremony at a Hong Kong hotel on June 6.
In the citation [...]
Akram Khan is an International choreographer and dancer who was responsible for dance in the opening ceremony of the London Olympics. He is British but with Bangladeshi parents. He is an associated artist of Sadler’s Wells Theatre and was awarded an MBE for his services to the UK dance community.
Last month, Akram made a [...]
VTT has had a great response to its recent appeal , following the collapse of the building collapse last month. We are able to sendng £36,000 out on Monday, 3 June. This is from many overseas Bangladeshis and supporters here around the UK
The recent update from Palash Kundu in CRP shows how much [...]
I am a Trainee Healthcare Scientist specialised in Rehabilitation Engineering in the UK. When I was offered the chance to do a 4 week placement of my choice, I knew I wanted to travel to a developing country to work in rehabilitation, but I was unsure where to go. My friend mentioned [...]
On 18 May, 2013, the Valerie Taylor Trust held our Annual General Meeting at St. Paul’s Church Centre, Rossmore Road, London, NW1 6NJ.
Minutes of the Meeting (PDF) – Annual General Meeting Minutes – 18 May 2013
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