Family Friends delighted at Ascot bank’s fundraising efforts

Pictured above: Rob Pottinger from TSB with Simon Foy, chair of trustees at Family Friends Family Friends was handed a whopping cheque today (11 October 2017) thanks to the excellent efforts of the staff and customers at Ascot’s TSB bank. The charity was delighted to be presented with a total of £380.51 by branch manager Rob…

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Trio of terrific volunteers recognised by borough

Pictured above: Debora Hughes, middle, picks up her certificate from the Mayor, right

The brilliant work of three of our volunteers – Debora Hughes, Marion Seymour and Sue McCormack – was recognised at the WAM Get Involved volunteer awards presentation on 20 September. All three were shortlisted and received certificates of appreciation.

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Windsor GR8 Runners running 10K for Family Friends

Windsor Fit For Life GR8 runners is a local group for beginner runners of mixed abilities and ages. In a moment of madness, having completed several 5k park runs, they decided to set themselves a goal of running 10k and took part in the Boudavida Running 4 Women 10k Windsor Great Park Run on Saturday 24th September 2016.…

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Family Friends Named Charity of the Year!

We are delighted to share the news that Family Friends in Windsor & Maidenhead was named Charity of the Year at the Royal Borough Voluntary Sector Awards 2015. The award was presented by the Royal Borough of Windsor & Maidenhead (RBWM) and WAM Get Involved at a ceremony at Maidenhead Town Hall, in the presence of the…

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An easy way to raise funds for Family Friends

Do you shop online? Did you know that every time you buy something you could be raising money for Family Friends in Windsor and Maidenhead! Over 2,700 well known retailers, including Amazon, John Lewis, eBay and Tesco will donate a small percentage of what you spend to Family Friends to say thank you for shopping…

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Skyline Events: Are you a thrill seeker?

If you would like to try skydiving or a fantastic skydive for charity then by raising a minimum sponsorship amount you can receive your skydive for FREE!  Find information on how you can benefit by raising funds for Family Friends through parachuting and skydiving.  Book online now! One of our volunteers did a parachute jump…

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A bunjee jump in aid of Family Friends!

Experience the undeniable adrenaline rush of one of the world’s most exciting activities – Bungee Jumping!  Raise money for Family Friends at no cost to yourself whilst taking to the skies and taking the leap of faith into the air after hearing the famous words, 3, 2, 1, Bungee!  The incomparable and ultimate thrill of…

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Dorney Dash

We are pleased to announce that staff at Family Friends took part in the 10k Dorney Dash!  Yes – they donned their trainers and smart new training outfits to dash around Eton college’s Dorney Lake – the official 2012 Olympic rowing and canoeing venue.  Although there were concerns due to the extremely hot weather, they…

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