Guardian and Observer charity appeal closes at over £1.1m
Readers gave an average of £77 each to benefit charities supporting destitute migrants
The Guardian and Observer 2018 charity appeal has raised over £1,127,000 for charities whose work with destitute and homeless migrants and UK citizens helped expose the Windrush scandal.
Thousands of readers had each donated an average of £77 by the time the appeal closed at midnight on Thursday. The total includes estimated gift aid, and will grow even more in the next couple of weeks as stray cheques come in.Continue reading...