Take That and Cheryl Cole Team Up for Children Fundraising Event


Take That and Cheryl Cole Team Up for Children Fundraising Event


Together with Susan Boyle and Kylie Minogue, they urged people to donate at the annual Children in Need fundraiser which raised more than $27 million for charity.

British stars Take That and Cheryl Cole helped raise more than $27 million for charity as part of the annual Children in Need fundraiser on Friday, November 19 The seven-hour U.K. TV appeal saw a host of stars including Take That, Susan Boyle, Kylie Minogue and Sir Tom Jones put in appearances to urge viewers to make donations.

More than $27 million was raised by the end of the evening - but organizers are hoping to beat last year's total of $58.5 million once all the donations are counted. David Ramsden, chief executive of Children in Need, says, "In these tough times the millions raised... will make a real difference to thousands of young lives right across the U.K. On behalf of the children I would like to thank everyone for their incredible generosity."

Proceeds will benefit disadvantaged children and young people in Britain.

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