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2014 “COPY” Year: Sorocaba House / Estudio BRA arquitetura Houses ShareFacebookTwitterPinterestWhatsappMailOrhttps://www.archdaily.com/529208/sorocaba-house-estudio-bra-arquitetura Clipboard ArchDaily Manufacturers: Alluvidro, Decorare Interiores, Geograni Pisos, Impervet, Italit, Metal Art, Piastrelle Acabamentos, Rutra Marcenaria, Vision Lights, White DecoraçõesCollaborators:Henrique Menezes (arquiteto) e Beatriz Rocha (estudanteConstruction:DCASTRO construçõesStructures:TBA EngenhariaLandscape:Dhavi ChaoAuthors:André Di Gregorio e Rodrigo MaçonilioCity:SorocabaCountry:BrazilMore SpecsLess SpecsSave this picture!© Pedro KokRecommended ProductsDoorsSky-FrameInsulated Sliding Doors – Sky-Frame ArcDoorsC.R. LaurenceCRL-U.S. Aluminum Entice Series Entrance SystemDoorsStudcoAccess Panels – AccessDorDoorsSolarluxBi-Folding Doors – EcolineText from Henrique Menezes Located in a residential neighborhood in Sorocaba, this residence marks a local horizon due to its volumes.+ 41Composed of two overlapping volumes, the house derives from the intention to free up the largest possible area for living spaces and give fluidity to its occupation. To dynamize the project, the upper floor was removed from the lower volume causing half the house to seem to float on the site.Save this picture!© Pedro KokWith the intention of ensuring influx of natural lighting and ventilation, the project has large openings on the facades and roof, that also contribute to the composition of its main facades. Downstairs, the living room can be completely opened to the garden by sliding glass panels, creating an extension of the home to the outside and making the environments mix. To ensure the privacy of the bedrooms, on the top floor openings are protected by wooden shutters painted white, beyond the glass on the inner wall.Save this picture!© Pedro KokThe architects prioritize spatial richness. As for the materials, interior and exterior walls are white, with a difference in the textures of the environments. Interior floors are finished with granilite and mediate between the interior and the exterior, bringing the garden into the house and vice versa. The horizontal and vertical circulations receive natural light through vertical openings, turning these spaces into a small gallery exhibiting art objects and everyday life. These aspects give the house a plastic result of contemporary identity.Save this picture!© Pedro KokBuilt on a site 7 by 22 meters, the structural mesh was designed in order to release the maximum possible ground, the play of volumes resulted in a reinforced concrete girder that runs through the side of the house, measuring 14 meters.Project gallerySee allShow lessJalisco Federal Judicial City / TACHER ArquitectosSelected ProjectsA Prize for Promise: GAGA’s Hunt for the New HadidArticles Share Save this picture!© Pedro Kok+ 41 Share Manufacturers Brands with products used in this architecture project Architects: Estúdio BRA Year Completion year of this architecture project Brazil “COPY” ShareFacebookTwitterPinterestWhatsappMailOrhttps://www.archdaily.com/529208/sorocaba-house-estudio-bra-arquitetura Clipboard CopyHouses•Sorocaba, Brazil Projects Sorocaba House / Estudio BRA arquiteturaSave this projectSaveSorocaba House / Estudio BRA arquitetura CopyAbout this officeEstúdio Bra ArquiteturaOfficeFollowProductConcrete#TagsProjectsBuilt ProjectsSelected ProjectsResidential ArchitectureHousesSorocabaBrazilPublished on July 26, 2014Cite: “Sorocaba House / Estudio BRA arquitetura” [Casa Sorocaba / Estudio BRA arquitetura] 26 Jul 2014. ArchDaily. Accessed 11 Jun 2021.
Charity Commission gives safer giving advice for Ramadan Howard Lake | 8 August 2011 | News 35 total views, 1 views today AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis Tagged with: Charity Commission Individual giving Law / policy Ramadan AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis The Charity Commission has issued ./guidance to the public on how to give effectively and safely to charity during Ramadan.The holy month of Ramadan is a time when many community organisations and Mosques benefit from the generosity of Muslim people. Many charities are also currently raising funds to help the people affected by the famine in East Africa at this time.Maulana Shahid Raza OBE, Chairman of the Mosques & Imams National Advisory Board (MINAB) said: “Many Muslims will be giving very generously during the holy month of Ramadan. There are many charities that will be fundraising at the moment, particularly for the people affected by the East Africa crisis. By donating to charities registered with the Charity Commission, donors can have additional confidence that their donation will be used properly. Registered charities also benefit from the ./guidance and advice provided by the Commission. I would like to wish everyone Ramadan Mubaarak.”Safer giving advice from the Charity CommissionThe Commission’s advice includes the following tips:• To donate online to a particular charity, visit the charity’s website – check that you have the right web address. You can find the charity’s website address on their entry on the Charity Commission’s Register of Charities.• Look out for registered charity numbers in adverts – it is a legal requirement for registered charities with an income above £10,000 a year to state it is a registered charity when fundraising on a range of documents, including websites, advertisements and other documents such as receipts.• If you are in any doubt about a charity collector, collection bag or fundraising materials, check the charity’s name and registration number on the public register of charities on the Commission’s website.• Some charities, particularly during Ramadan, fundraise through television and radio appeals. Ofcom rules about charity appeals say that they are allowed in programming only if they are broadcast free of charge, but charities can pay for fundraising adverts.• If you receive collection bags or fundraising materials from non-charitable organisations claiming to be charitable, and/or using a false registration number, you should contact the police, your local trading standards office, the Advertising Standards Agency and your local council.• Always check whether a collector is wearing a proper ID badge.• Check whether a collector has authority to collect. A permit or license is usually required if raising money in a public place. Collections in private places like train stations and supermarkets need the owner’s or manager’s permission. Collections in pubs need either a license or an exemption.• Check that the collecting tin has a seal and that it is not damaged.• If in any doubt, send your donation directly to the charity.• If you are concerned that you may have been targeted by a fundraising scam, you should contact the police. You should also contact the Charity Commission via its website.Adverts on registering as a charityThe Charity Commission is also urging any organisations which are charitable and are required to register to do so online on the Charity Commission’s website. The Commission has produced some short adverts in English, Urdu and Bengali publicising the benefits of registering as a charity.www.charitycommission.gov.uk Advertisement About Howard Lake Howard Lake is a digital fundraising entrepreneur. Publisher of UK Fundraising, the world’s first web resource for professional fundraisers, since 1994. Trainer and consultant in digital fundraising. Founder of Fundraising Camp and co-founder of GoodJobs.org.uk. Researching massive growth in giving.
Email WhatsApp LimerickNewsSportRugby#TheBigRugbyRun campaign launches, targeting grassroots rugby for a fun virtual team relay event in support of Feed The HeroesBy Meghann Scully – April 21, 2020 102 TAGSbig rugby runfeed the heroesKeeping Limerick PostedlimerickLimerick PostRugby Linkedin Predictions on the future of learning discussed at Limerick Lifelong Learning Festival RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Facebook A general view of a rugby ball. Photo by Diarmuid Greene/Sportsfile#TheBigRugbyRun, a new exciting virtual team relay challenge event being held on Saturday 9th May and targeting the Irish grassroots rugby community, launched online at www.thebigrugbyrun.com.The initiative, the brainchild of PSA Academies Directors Graham Ross & Johne Murphy, is looking to raise significant funds for Feed The Heroes (www.feedtheheroes.com), as they continue to #fuelthefrontline fighting the battle against COVID-19 across Ireland.Sign up for the weekly Limerick Post newsletter Sign Up #TheBigRugbyRun will involve current or past rugby teams, from Minis Under 10s age group up to retired veterans, registering to run or walk a virtual relay over the half marathon (21km) or full marathon (42km) distance, whilst still observing the Government guidelines regarding social distancing and staying within 2kms of home.Each team will be set the challenge of raising a minimum of €50 for Feed The Heroes, with all underage teams participating going into a free-to-enter post-event Grand Prize Draw to win prizes from some leading sports and other brands.Speaking from home earlier today, ex-Munster player and Newbridge College SCT Head Coach Johne Murphy said“We’re delighted to launch #TheBigRugbyRun and hope that it gives young and older rugby teams and people from across the country an ideal opportunity to get back in touch with each other, commit to a physical challenge and raise money for a fantastic cause.We’re all missing the usual end-of-season excitement now more than ever but hopefully #TheBigRugbyRun can help to mark the end of season with something unique and fitting for the times that we’re in.We’re excited to be extending our support of Feed The Heroes through this event and are hoping #TheBigRugbyRun will help raise more money for the fund.”Feed The Heroes, founder Cian O’Flaherty said; “We continue to be amazed by the generosity of the Irish public in supporting the Feed The Heroes campaign and we’re delighted to be part of another exciting initiative in #TheBigRugbyRun.We’ve seen great support from rugby people like Bernard Jackman and Joe Schmidt over the last few weeks and we’re looking forward to hopefully seeing a lot of rugby people on #TheBigRugbyRun ‘starting line’ on Saturday 9 May, tagging their clubs, friends & ourselves on social media as they pass the virtual baton from runner to runner.”For more information on #TheBigRugbyRun, visit www.thebigrugbyrun.com, email us on [email protected] or call us on freephone 1800 938772.To donate to the Feed The Heroes fund log onto www.feedtheheroes.com Previous articleWATCH: Croagh Kilfinny and Newtownshandrum in Camogie FinalNext articleBishop Leahy: Despite the considerable restrictions, Church is very much alive Meghann Scully Print Billy Lee names strong Limerick side to take on Wicklow in crucial Division 3 clash WATCH: “Everyone is fighting so hard to get on” – Pat Ryan on competitive camogie squads Twitter Advertisement Limerick Ladies National Football League opener to be streamed live Limerick’s National Camogie League double header to be streamed live Donal Ryan names Limerick Ladies Football team for League opener
Servicers Navigate the Post-Pandemic World 2 days ago The Best Markets For Residential Property Investors 2 days ago Combating Housing Shortages With Backyard Homes in Daily Dose, Featured, Journal, Market Studies, News Governmental Measures Target Expanded Access to Affordable Housing 2 days ago April 9, 2018 3,141 Views The Best Markets For Residential Property Investors 2 days ago David Wharton, Managing Editor at the Five Star Institute, is a graduate of the University of Texas at Arlington, where he received his B.A. in English and minored in Journalism. Wharton has over 16 years’ experience in journalism and previously worked at Thomson Reuters, a multinational mass media and information firm, as Associate Content Editor, focusing on producing media content related to tax and accounting principles and government rules and regulations for accounting professionals. Wharton has an extensive and diversified portfolio of freelance material, with published contributions in both online and print media publications. Wharton and his family currently reside in Arlington, Texas. He can be reached at [email protected] Tagged with: Affordability backyard homes Home Prices housing shortages inventory shortages tiny homes Print This Post Share Save Subscribe Data Provider Black Knight to Acquire Top of Mind 2 days ago Affordability backyard homes Home Prices housing shortages inventory shortages tiny homes 2018-04-09 David Wharton Sign up for DS News Daily Governmental Measures Target Expanded Access to Affordable Housing 2 days ago Data Provider Black Knight to Acquire Top of Mind 2 days ago Servicers Navigate the Post-Pandemic World 2 days ago Previous: Is Housing Ready for a Rebound? Next: Auction.com Adds Min Alexander as COO Proposals to help address California’s housing crisis—such as allowing more housing closer to busy transit hubs—are sometimes met with refrains of “not in my backyard!” However, Los Angeles aims to combat the housing shortages by looking exactly there—in residents’ backyards.Like many parts of the country, Los Angeles is facing the simultaneous stresses of too few homes and skyrocketing home prices. It’s only going to get worse: city government estimates it will need to build 100,000 new housing units by 2021 in order to keep up with demand. For the past couple of years, the city’s Innovation Team has been exploring an unorthodox solution: allowing residents to repurpose their backyards with the construction of smaller homes, or “accessory dwelling units” (ADU). With nearly half a million single-family homes located within the city of Los Angeles, that’s a lot of potential untapped space.A Fast Company magazine post traces the recent history of Los Angeles’ experiment in backyard housing. The magazine recently declared the Los Angeles Innovation Team’s backyard home experiment the winner in the urban design category of their 2018 World Changing Ideas Awards. But the process began back in 2015, when the Innovation Team was born from a Bloomberg Philanthropies grant and directed by LA Mayor Eric Garcetti to “focus on the growing problem of displacement from rising rents.”The Innovation Team partnered with architects from LA-Más, researchers from UCLA’s CityLab, and one local LA family to set about trying to build a backyard home. Along the way, every step of the process would be examined, from planning to building to securing the proper permits and cutting through the red tape involved. One major step was a bill that removed significant fees required to set up utilities for a backyard home, championed by Mayor Garcetti, which took effect last year.LA isn’t the only town experimenting with tiny homes as a solution to housing problems. San Jose, California, recently held meetings to discuss a possible “tiny homes” program as a means to combat homelessness. Tempe, Arizona, is building a community of 600-square-foot homes that will be available for $130,000 or less.Los Angeles’ backyard home plan is thinking big, with a goal of 10,000 units by 2021. While there is still a long way to go, 2,342 ADU permits were issued in 2017, according to Fast Company. That’s up from only 120 in 2016. They say the longest journey begins with a single step; maybe the resolution to California’s housing shortage will begin with a few thousand tiny backyard houses. Demand Propels Home Prices Upward 2 days ago Home / Daily Dose / Combating Housing Shortages With Backyard Homes About Author: David Wharton Demand Propels Home Prices Upward 2 days ago Related Articles The Week Ahead: Nearing the Forbearance Exit 2 days ago
Pinterest Facebook RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Google+ Homepage BannerNews News, Sport and Obituaries on Monday May 24th Loganair’s new Derry – Liverpool air service takes off from CODA WhatsApp Pinterest WhatsApp Arranmore progress and potential flagged as population grows Twitter New Fine Gael councillor selected for Donegal County Council Previous articleIFA warn hard border would have devastating impact on DonegalNext articleTemperatures forecast to hit 30 degrees in many parts today News Highland Twitter By News Highland – June 27, 2018 Google+ Facebook DL Debate – 24/05/21 Important message for people attending LUH’s INR clinic It has been announced that former Fine Gael Councillor, Mickey Doherty is to be co-opted onto Donegal County Council, replacing John Ryan in the Inishowen Municipal District.Meanwhile, Michelle McKenna from Buncrana has announced her her intention to contest the 2019 local elections for Fine Gael.Former Councillor Mickey Doherty who was elected to the local authority as a councillor for the first time in 2009 and represented the Inishowen electoral area for five years, will replace John Ryan who announced his resignation in May.Meanwhile, at Fine Gael’s Selection Convention, Michelle McKenna from Buncrana who has been a party activist for a number of years also announced her intention to contest the 2019 local elections.Speaking at Fine Gael’s Selection Convention, Government Chief Whip Minister Joe McHugh says despite unsuccessfully running in the 2014 local elections, Mr Doherty has continued to make himself available to the people of Inishowen and Ms McKenna has a strong record in community service and has played key roles in campaigns. Nine til Noon Show – Listen back to Monday’s Programme
Community Enhancement Programme open for applications Pinterest Twitter Facebook HSE reaches settlement with with parents of Donegal 4 year old Homepage BannerNews WhatsApp By News Highland – December 20, 2019 Google+ RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Pinterest WhatsApp Previous articleFriends of Lifford Hospital promise more “direct action” in 2020Next articleSeven people awaiting in-patient beds at LUH News Highland The HSE has reached a settlement of €2.5 million in the case of a four year old Donegal boy who has Cerebral Palsy after he sustained a catastrophic brain injury during his birth.In addition, Letterkenny University Hospital issued an apology to his parents.Jack McGahern was born at Letterkenny University Hospital on August 5th 2015, the second child of Denise McGahern and Seamus Donaghey of Drumfergus Killygordon.Denise’s pregnancy was uneventful and she was admitted to Letterkenny University Hospital for induction of labour on the 3rd August 2015On the 5th August 2015 Jack was born in very poor condition, and had to be transferred to the Coombe Hospital for therpautic cooling because of hypoxic ishaemic brain injury. Jack’s mother brought proceedings against the HSE regarding the circumstances of Jack’s birth, in which it was alleged that due to the negligence of the HSE in failing to monitor, read and interpret the CTG monitor during labour, Jack sustained a catastrohic hypoxic insult, and there was a failure to anticipate the need for resuscitation immediately after birth with the result that Jack ‘s brain suffered irreversible and profound hypoxic injury leading to cerebral palsy.Proceedings were initiated by Jack’s parents in 2017, through their Solicitor Jolene McElhinney of McElhinney & Associates and the HSE defended the case fully. Although Jack was still a toddler in 2017, Jack’s parents were adamant that if the circumstances of Jack’s birth confirmed negligence in clinical care, then proceedings should be initiated and prosecuted with all due alacrity to ensure that Jack got the vital multi-disciplinary services and care that he required, as soon as was legally achievable.On the 16th December 2019, the HSE agreed an interim settlement for a period of 10 years in the sum of €2.5 million. In addition, Letterkenny General Hospital issued an apology to Jack’s parents.The interim settlement is before Judge Cross on Friday the 20th December 2019 to be ruled and the parents have expressed relief that this very stressful and frightening time has come to an end, and are also relieved that the settlement will allow them to implement the care support and interventions that Jack needs.The case will come before the courts again in 10 years’ time to re-assess Jack’s needs for the rest of his life.In a statement, their solicitor says that whilst the apology from the HSE concerning the failures that led to Jack’s devastating injuries is welcome, the family are saddened and weary of the legal process and struggle to understand why it took an adversarial legal process to bring about an explanation, and to procure an apology. Important message for people attending LUH’s INR clinic Nine til Noon Show – Listen back to Monday’s Programme Loganair’s new Derry – Liverpool air service takes off from CODA Facebook Arranmore progress and potential flagged as population grows News, Sport and Obituaries on Monday May 24th Twitter Google+