Learning about England from my desk
Through her research with the Fundraising team, Monica learns about British life and the ways our programmes are helping children.
I threw the perfect Summer Celebration
Like most British summer days when you choose to hold an outdoor event, it dawned cloudy, windy and miserable. Shooting up a rapid prayer, I set my sights on the mountain of potato salad, coleslaw and chocolate roulade that demanded my attention.
Holding a Summer Celebration for The Children’s Society was a first for me. Being new to the charity and hearing some of the stories from children who had suffered such hardship made me think, You know what, OK. Yes, I could do that.
Policy update: School costs, asylum support and children's well-being
Our policy team has been busy campaigning for children