Barnardo


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Barnardo

(bəˈnɑːdəʊ; bɑː-)
n
(Biography) Dr Thomas John. 1845–1905, British philanthropist, who founded homes for destitute children
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BACKGROUND: Born in Dublin in 1845, Barnardo left school at 16 and was briefly apprenticed to a wine merchant.
Doctor" Thomas Barnardo (the degree was self-conferred) was the most prominent, aggressive and influential figure in this child migration movement.
Barnardo's this year marks the centenary of the death of its founder, Dr Thomas Barnardo, with the plea that Britain does not write off a new generation of children.
SIR - As the centenary of the death of Dr Thomas Barnardo draws to a close I would like to express my sincere thanks to the community for the marvellous support they have given to Barnardo's Cymru.
Thomas Barnardo, the founder of Barnardo's, one of the UK's leading children's charities.
Ms Jenkins, fresh from her performance at Live 8 in Berlin, sang at a thanksgiving service at Llandaff Cathedral yesterday to commemorate the charity's founder Dr Thomas Barnardo who died 100 years ago this year.
The trees mark 100 years since the death of the charity's founder, Dr Thomas Barnardo.
Sue Peake Redhead, Barnardo's Fundraiser said: "The generosity of the public at events such as that planned for the Pavilions Shopping Centre at Christmas provides us with much needed funding for this vital work to continue 100 years after the death of our great founder, Thomas Barnardo
The special event coincides with the centenary of the death of the charity's founder, Dr Thomas Barnardo, which staff and volunteers have been marking throughout 2005 with events to celebrate the support Barnardo's continue to provide to thousands of children and young people.