BBC 孩子们需要 is a charity which changes the lives of disadvantaged children all across the UK. The money raised is used to support projects that help children with any kinds of disability. They are currently supporting over 2,400 organisations and companies that help children in the UK. These include children who live poverty and are deprived; children with disabilities or children that have been victims of abuse or neglect.
孩子们需要 is one of the biggest fundraisers, 和学校, offices and hundreds of people help out in any way they can to raise money for this charity. Raising money for this organisation can mean anything ranging from a bake sale to running a sponsored jog. 今年, Kate Melua will be releasing her new single, 领域的黄金, which is all about the unprivileged. 同样的, Radzi, a Blue Peter presenter will be attempting to do a sponsored sky dive in California in order to raise money.
Pudsey bear has been the 孩子们需要 mascot for as long as we can remember and over previous years, has raised over millions of pounds for this charity. 他的名字是乔安娜·鲍尔, 那个创造了他的女人, and she said the reason for his unusual name is because he was named after the small town she grew up in, 在Yorshire. 今年, the lucky mascot is joined by Dame Barbara Windsor and the two are running a campaign to round up the last 500 million round pound coins. 一旦竞选结束, they will exchange the old coins into new ones which they can use to support the needy children of the UK.
仅去年一年, the support of the public helped change the lives of over 480,000 deprived children right here in the United Kingdom. Since their first appeal in 1980, 孩子们需要 have raised over £890 million. They raise money by organising an annual fundraising campaign that culminates with the BBC 孩子们需要 live appeal show on BBC one.
Their income comes from many sources including hundreds and thousands of people and their amazing fundraising efforts, as well as people who donate to them directly and through a number of partners. Their next appeal show is on Friday the 17nth of November 2017 on BBC 1.
孩子们需要 has been a huge success since its first official appearance in 1980 and it has been very popular with most children and many are eager to join in and raise money. People are practicing the range of things that are happening this year and because it has to be perfect, 这一切都很紧张. 比赛开始了!