Our blog

You can find stories from across our organisation on this page, or access some of our more specific blogs, such as our data blog, our young people's blog, our policy team's blog and our volunteers' blog.

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several differently designed 'DO's
Our vibrant, new DO appeal is all about having fun doing what you enjoy for a cause that is doing great things for disadvantaged children - join in today
03 February 2014
a young boy looking at Santa Claus
Our Christmas Wish List was successful in delivering Christmas gifts to the children and young people we work with - thanks for your support
25 January 2014
Digital team
young girl smiling
Opening an ethical junior ISA helps a young person's economic future and supports our work
25 January 2014
Guest bloggers
an older woman knitting with a very happy girl
Liz Hart, one of our supporters in the West Midlands, writes about co-organising a Bake and Brew coffee morning and quilt-knitting event
24 January 2014
Digital team
Children attending a Christingle service
Hear the heartwarming story of how Christingle is being passed on from generation to generation at St Mary’s Church in Market Drayton.
23 December 2013
Guest bloggers
Samantha Morton and the 'Safe at Christmas appeal' logo
Actress Samantha Morton supports our Safe at Christmas appeal. Will you?
17 December 2013
Guest bloggers
Meaningful Meals logo
We're partnering with Vouchercodes.co.uk on their Meaningful Meals campaign, providing hot, nutritious meals to vulnerable families
16 December 2013
Digital team
young girl in front of a Christmas tree
Jo explains how a small present can make a big difference to the young people she works with in Nottingham
14 December 2013, 4 comments
Programme staff
Christmas gifts and text 'The gift of giving again'
Make a young person’s Christmas special by buying one of our alternative gifts
11 December 2013, 1 comment
Digital team
Alan Titchmarsh
Gardener and broadcaster Alan Titchmarsch is a big supporter of our Christingle services - we hope that you are joining in this Christmas, as well
23 November 2013
Digital team