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Beatz of Happiness with our Chief Executive
We honoured many young people and their achievements earlier this year - have a look at their accomplishments
28 March 2014
a young boy stands in front of a map indicating travel to the UK
After fleeing Afghanistan, Gulwali found safety and a purpose
26 March 2014
Emma swimming in mermaid tail
Emma in Liverpool is becoming a mermaid to help our work, and you’re invited to swim along at her Fancy Dress Swim event in June
25 March 2014
Houses of Parliament
This year's budget includes a worrisome spending cap and help for families facing high childcare costs
20 March 2014
poverty of time
Do you have time to see the needs around you this Lent?
19 March 2014
Lily Caprani
The recent BBC One series' expert - and our Director of Strategy and Policy - explains that the series was about more than exposing celebs to poverty
18 March 2014
Fancy Dress Swim
A fancy dress swim in Liverpool was fun and raised £550 money for our work
08 August 2014
Summer fun for all the family
The school summer holidays are well underway - if you need inspiration on how to keep your little ones entertained look no further.
06 August 2014
young man in the rain
New government guidance is the first of its kind, and a crucial step forward for some of the most vulnerable children
05 August 2014
several girls knitting around a table
A hundred years ago, Britain declared war on Germany and the First World War erupted. Our archivist looks at some of the ways the war affected our work
04 August 2014
a woman and Matthew drinking tea
Matt Phelan from 4Ps Marketing was so excited after spending a day serving tea in one of our shops that he suggested his whole company do the same
02 August 2014
Family fire-fighting debts
Can you fend off multiple bills and stay out of The Debt Trap?
01 August 2014