Love Your Community Centre!

Love Your Community Centre!

#CommunityCentreWeek  #loveyourcc We’ve loved taking over the management and renovation of Howdon Community Centre. Renaming, rebranding and revitalising it, we’re proud that it’s our first (of many!) Community Hubs.  With dedicated staff and volunteers,...
A community-led approach to tackle child poverty

A community-led approach to tackle child poverty

  We’ve been supporting families living in poverty or disadvantage across North East England since 2011. We use community-led approaches to help families tackle the many interconnected issues surrounding poverty, and help children to fulfil their true potential...
Sage Life Cycle 2019!

Sage Life Cycle 2019!

Our trustee John has been training hard for Sage Foundation’s Life Cycle – 310 miles from London to Paris!  https://www.justgiving.com/fundraising/john-musson9 He’s raised an amazing £240 so far – please donate what you can to help us do our work with...
Our Very Own Woman at the Top!

Our Very Own Woman at the Top!

Belatedly celebrating International Women’s Day, and to explain the passion and drive behind the award-winning charity Family Gateway, we’ve got the story of our very own woman at the top – Strategic Director, Pauline Wonders! Family Gateway operates a Barefoot...
From Poverty to Employment

From Poverty to Employment

Back in 2016, Kevin had been working as a Community Care Worker for 4 years and his partner Clare was employed by a restaurant in Whitley Bay. In the same month, they both lost their jobs through the companies they worked for being in financial difficulty. ...