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Kim is presented with the Lois Preston Award
Kim, a volunteer with our LEAP programme in Leeds, explains how she came to win a new award and what it means to her
11 July 2013
Young girl
This month, Nick Harding reflects on child poverty in our country, where more than 3 million children live in poverty
10 July 2013
collage of images of athletes climbing, swimming and running
We're attending the British University & College Sport conference to meet students and share our new collection of sporting challenges
08 July 2013
young girl with Fair and Square logo
Free school meals are key to a wider collection of benefits working families in poverty can receive
07 July 2013
hundreds of young carers at this year's Young Carers Festival
At the Young Carers Festival, Rob finds the contrast between fun and caring responsibilities
06 July 2013
Martyna's photograph of a camera taking a photograph of flowers
Exploring identity and community, the DreamMakers exhibition begins its stay in London today then moves to other parts of the UK.
04 July 2013
father hugging daughter
As Birmingham City Council investigates its obligations, our evidence and testimony illustrate the issue
04 October 2013
Photograph of girl with our Fair and Square logo
Today the Daily Mirror published a poll reporting the hunger teachers see every day
01 October 2013
young girl clutching her knees
The minimum wage isn't doing enough to lift children out of poverty - but if the rate rose it could help low-income working families in multiple ways
30 September 2013
Young man in reflection
Sophie in our church partnerships team reflects on a finding from our research urging us to notice the world around us
27 September 2013
The exterior of the Museum of London
We share some of the reaction we had on social media to our very first Social Media Week event
26 September 2013
young woman peering through a window
Our new joint report found that some improvements have been made for support for trafficked children but many opportunities are missed
23 September 2013