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‘Help struggling local kids by voting for our bid’

Family Friends is urging Windsor and Maidenhead residents to help struggling children in their area by backing our bid for vital funding. We have only a few days left to gather votes in the Aviva Community Fund. Please register with Aviva and use your votes before next week’s deadline! https://community-fund.aviva.co.uk/voting/project/view/17-6002 We are competing to win…

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Prime Minister commends Family Friends on important work

Caption: Jim Alexander, our volunteer, meets Theresa May The Prime Minister was among dozens of people who spoke with the Family Friends team at a major community event in Maidenhead on Saturday. Theresa May thanked our charity for the important service we provide in the borough when she visited the Combined Charities Fair at Maidenhead…

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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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Millie’s Sponsored Hair Cut

10yr old Mille Whitworth  wants to give her gorgeous hair to the Princess Trust and wants to raise money for Family Friends. Millie said in her own words “mum my hair will grow back and I just want to help another princess have lovely hair like mine.” Mum says “this girl truly amazes me and…

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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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Future Events

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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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