Every week we’re throwing the spotlight on a bunch of brilliant charities who have joined Brevio.
We want to highlight what they’re doing and the important impact they’re making during a challenging time for the third sector.
Meet this week’s charities
Send A Cow
Working together with communities in Africa, Send A Cow develop local solutions, focusing on three pillars: gender and social inclusion, farming the land and business skills.
Learn more: https://sendacow.org/
Higher Folds Community Centre
Located at the Higher Folds estate in Leigh, Higher Folds Community Centre and Nursery educates, provides activities and supports families and people of all ages.
Learn more: https://higherfolds.co.uk/
The Poppy Factory
The Poppy Factory support wounded, injured and sick veterans to return to work, including application and interview support, liaising with clinicians, workplace adaptations and training and qualifications.
Learn more: https://www.poppyfactory.org/
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The Orphan Trust
The Orphan Trust supports children in Bangladesh to get off the streets, rehabilitated and educated to give them better opportunities for the future they deserve.
Find out more https://www.orphantrust.co.uk/
Sail Training International
Sail Training International enables and funds young people from different backgrounds – especially those with fewer opportunities – to undertake sail training and develop life skills through living, working and interacting together.
The Garwood Foundation
Based in Croydon, The Garwood Foundation promotes the care, welfare, treatment and education of adults and children with cerebral palsy and other disabilities.
Find out more https://garwoodfoundation.org.uk/
Trees for Cities
Trees for Cities get stuck in with local communities to cultivate lasting change in their neighbourhoods – whether it’s revitalising forgotten spaces, creating healthier environments or getting people excited about growing, foraging and eating healthy food.
Find out more: https://www.treesforcities.org/
Brave Starts help people over 50 explore how to build more purpose into their lives through work – whether it’s a complete career change or setting up your own business.
Find out more: https://www.bravestarts.com/
Based in Surrey, Linkable helps children and adults with learning disabilities through activities and experiences that they struggle to access in the wider community. Linkable supports them to learn new skills, form lasting friendships and lead fulfilling, independent lives.
Learn more: https://www.linkable.org.uk/
3SG is an independent membership network supporting the charity, social enterprise, faith and voluntary sector operating in Bath and North East Somerset. They support their members through one-to-one guidance, events and training.
Find out more: https://www.3sg.org.uk/
Citizens Advice Elmbridge West
The Citizens Advice service support people with problems they face, including welfare benefits, housing, relationship, employment, money, legal and other problems. They provide free, independent, confidential and impartial advice.
Learn more: https://www.caew.org.uk/
Woollies for the World
Woollies for the World is a group of people who knit or crochet items for charities, including items for premature babies, blankets, hats and scarves for homeless people, blankets, cardigans, hats and scarves for deprived families, and twiddlemuffs for people with dementia.
Find out more: https://woolliesfortheworld.wixsite.com/home
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