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More than £60,000 given to homeless charities across the world in our first grant scheme

More than £60,000 given to homeless charities across the world in our first grant scheme

We are delighted to announce that The Fine & Country Foundation now support 16 homeless charities and projects across the world through its first ever grant scheme.Thirteen UK-based charities, one national youth campaign and three international organisations will benefit from the grant pot.In March 2018, homeless charities across the UK and overseas applied for up to £15,000 of funding from The Fine & Country Foundation. It was a huge success, with a wide range of projects and innovative ideas put forward by charities. In April, our Trustees assessed the applications and the final decisions were made. This May, we are distributing the donations to each charity.The projects – UK-based1. The Bridge Trust, KentBased in Tonbridge, The Bridge Trust has been given £3,078.56 to supply 16 Move-On packs. Each pack is divided into five sections: bedroom, kitchen, bathroom, cleaning and sundries. The items provided allow a formerly homeless person to move into independent accommodation an...

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Grant presentation: Northampton Hope Centre's eco dream
The Northampton Hope Centre was one of 17 homeless charities across the world to receive funding from The Fine & Country Foundation’s fi...
Highlights: Trio in a trike drive from Sheffield to Monte Carlo
It’s not every day that you see a logo-plastered, racing-striped Reliant Robin with a bonnet painting of the ‘Tortoise and the Hare’ driving...
'Atrocious Weather' for Peak District Hikers
Lee Armstrong, Partner from Fine & Country Derbyshire, Greg Perrins, Associate from Fine & Country Derbyshire, Jess Nicholls, Execut...

How to host a Coffee Morning: FAQs and Top Tips

How to host a Coffee Morning: FAQs and Top Tips

There’s nothing quite like helping people less fortunate than ourselves, especially when there’s cake involved! It’s time for The Fine & Country Foundation’s annual Coffee Morning. Those of you who participated last year know what to do, but this year, we’d like to have 100% participation from our offices and invite anyone who would like to take part. But what is a coffee morning? STEPS TO HOSTING A COFFEE MORNING:Email The Fine & Country Foundation to register at foundation@fineandcountry.com or call +44(0)20 3368 8221.Start marketing. All the materials can be downloaded on the Member’s Hub or contact us if you are not a member. The Foundation will market your event on social media for you as well.Make sure everyone is baking something different.If you aren’t fond of baking, buy some cakes or biscuits.Providing a healthy option is always a good idea, just in case your customers have allergies.Label everything: gluten, nuts and diary are the main ones to watch out for...

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10th Apr 2018
Top tips to create the best fundraising events
Do you have a fundraising event in mind that isn’t on our growing events calendar? Ask us for help or read our top tips to create a fantasti...
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8th Apr 2018
Top training tips for trekkers
The Fine & Country Foundation successfully trekked from Kathmandu to the Nepalese village, Thangpalkot1 in May 2018. Our team have share...
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12th Feb 2018
10 Best Charity Bike Rides
Inspired by the Bury St Edmund’s team, we have 10 bike rides from all over the world, ranging in intensity and terrain. Whether you are new...
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30th Jun 2017

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