It’s one of the loneliest times of the year for those facing social isolation.
Young children across the north-east are being encouraged to give rugby a try and raise money for a motor neurone disease charity.
A north-east support group is hoping budding bakers will get involved to mark its first birthday.
The University of the Highlands and Islands have donated more than £6000 to the Highland Hospice following a year-long fundraising drive.
A charity set up to help vulnerable people in the city has called for new volunteers to help families in desperate need of support.
The future of an Aberdeen charity helping disadvantaged children looks more secure after smashing its appeal target.
A north-east family has raised thousands of pounds for charity with an annual charity golf tournament.
Fourteen lucky people went home last night with a very one-of-a-kind prize - a uniquely designed anchor.
This is the bizarre moment a thrill-seeker tackled the North Sea - on a paddleboard and dressed as a giant penguin.
Families are being asked to sign up for a cycling charity event that will mark five years since the death of a tragic Aberdeenshire toddler.
An annual charity fun run through the muddy hills of Aberdeenshire will invite youngsters to muck in for the first time this year.
An Aberdeen children’s charity has published figures detailing the positive impact it has had over the past 17 years.
A north-east charity run raised more than £170,000 in the battle against cancer this year.
Mary Bowman was well prepared to walk more than 50 miles in aid of charity, but never envisaged taking part in the challenge with her bra on display.
A runner who has been blind for the majority of his adult life is hoping to achieve a unique double in this year's inaugural Great Aberdeen Run.
A charity walk, which was held in the north-east for the first time last month, has raised more than £50,000 for people affected by cancer.
It is not every day you get a chance to jog down an airport runway in fancy dress and a glow-torch in your hand without the risk of being arrested.
A local charity shop has been given a make over, after being gifted 50 glamorous prom dresses from an Aberdeenshire bridal shop earlier this month.
Young people are being encouraged to stay fit this summer and sign up for a fun run.
A local social care charity has been presented with two prestigious awards within one week.
A cancer charity is launching a new event to raise cash this autumn.
A north-east beer festival has raised £27,500 for charity after attracting a record 5,300 visitors.
Friends of Stonehaven Heated Open Air Pool are holding a fundraising evening this weekend before the facility opens for the summer on May 27.
Three stars of the entertainment industry will visit the north-east later this month to judge a choir competition being held as a charity fundraiser.
Volunteers from a north-east lifeboat have announced plans to host an open day in Fraserburgh next month.
Fun-loving youngsters will be springing into action at an inflatable festival coming soon to Aberdeen.
The organisers of a charity walk which is returning after a hiatus to raise cash for a north-east hospital have appealed for entrants.
A popular fun run day to help those with cancer all across the Speyside region will return to Ballindalloch Castle for its third year this weekend.
The business community in a north-east town was in the pink yesterday to help support cancer research.
Kind-hearted people across the north-east have been urged to put their best foot forward for a Tartan Trek next weekend.
An Aberdeen legal company plans to donate £200 to cancer charity Friends of Anchor for every home they sell in the month of June.