World Homeless Day Wednesday 10 October, what will you be doing to raise awareness and help those who are homeless in Reading. Fundraising from Scotland to Tanzania, half marathons Chicago to Slough and our Primary School Choir Competition launches – sing with Reading Bach Choir and Danyl Johnson at our Carols by Candlelight service on Thursday 6 December.
Homeless support in Reading is changing. There is now emergency support and No Second Night Out to ensure anyone sleeping rough for the first time is prevented from sleeping out for a second night.
Challenging September fundraising, the Big Sleep Out and it’s Remember a Charity in Your Will Week next week.
The countdown is on to our Big Sleep Out, 31 August through to the morning of 1 September, there’s still time to sign up. Whaam the Launchpad wall, Richard’s Transcontinental 2,500 mile 11 day bike ride, sleeping out at night and fundraising for Launchpad. Colin aged 50 and James aged 9 supporting us for their birthday’s this August and our CEO’s blog on trust.
How we’ve evolved from a soup kitchen to helping more than 1,200 people.
Your overwhelming support to our urgent appeal for donations.
Over 80 runners in Sunday’s Reading Half Marathon including teams from businesses, volunteers, supporters, an MP, former RFC Captain and a nordic walker!
And could you run 10K in May?