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Amazing gifts to be won in our Christmas Auction!

We have some AMAZING items to be won on our Christmas auction which all make perfect Christmas presents or are just a great treat for yourself! All of the items have been donated by local businesses and all the money raised goes towards our £3,000 target to help send supplies…

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“To save a life is to save all of humanity”

Today I watched a documentary on Netflix called “The White Helmets”. If you don’t know, the White Helmets are volunteer rescue workers in Syria who are the first on the scene after an air-strike or bombing. There are 2,900 volunteers working to save lives across Syria who were previously Bakers, Tailors,…

Migrants walk on a railway track at a makeshift camp on the Greek-Macedonian border, near the village of Idomeni, Greece March 12, 2016.  REUTERS/Stoyan Nenov

Our 2016 appeal is here – we need your help!

This Christmas we want to provide support for the people who are on the frontline of this crisis. The people who are working in the camps, who are providing medical support and who are working round the clock to try and provide these refugees with some stability. This year our focus…

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The deadliest year yet

Everyone remembers the shocking image of Alan Kurdi’s body being washed up on a beach after he drowned trying to cross the Mediterranean sea with his family in 2015. A young child’s body, laying lifeless on a beach shocked the world and really brought the severity of the refugee crisis…

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We did it!

Our 2015 project was an unimaginable success – something I didn’t even comprehend when I set out to start this project in October 2015. With the help of so many kind and generous local people and businesses, we reached two phenomenal grand totals… 924 red bags were sent to Kos…

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Local Press Coverage – All About St. Albans

The team at All About St. Albans have been very kind and published a piece on their website to promote the project and asking for volunteers to fill bags as well as donations to the project. Hopefully we will get a good response to this! The more press coverage we…

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LOCAL SUPPORT FROM LOCAL COMPANIES

We have received amazing support from some wonderful local companies who have made this project possible through their generous sponsorship donations and offers of acting as collection and drop-off points for the community to collect and return their filled bags to. A massive thank you goes out to every single…