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Can YOU help vulnerable asylum seekers and refugees cope with the Coronavirus crisis?

2020-04-03T12:43:07+01:003rd April 2020|Blog, News|

We’re facing a new challenge here at Action Foundation. The arrival of the Coronavirus has dealt a devastating blow to the services we are usually able offer to vulnerable asylum seekers and refugees. With [...]

Super swimmer Hilary raises over £1,000 despite coronavirus pool closure

2020-03-24T16:42:43+00:0024th March 2020|Blog, News|

Action Language volunteer Hilary Bennison has raised over £1,000 and clocked up a mighty 16 miles of her 22 mile fundraising swimathon, before her local pool was closed due to the coronavirus pandemic. The [...]

A good day in the saddle for the Sandstone Way Turnitin team!

2019-05-03T12:07:56+01:003rd May 2019|Blog, Fundraising, News, Uncategorised, Volunteering|

On Sunday April 28th the 6 members of the Turnitin Sandstone Way team set off to tackle a large training ride out in Northumberland. Team member Nathan explained: "The ride took us from the [...]

Turnitin cyclists take on the Sandstone Way for our appeal!

2019-04-15T14:23:29+01:0015th April 2019|Blog, Fundraising, News, Uncategorised|

We are delighted to have been selected by the Newcastle office of Turnitin as one of their chosen charities for the year. Turnitin is used by more than 30 million students at 15,000 institutions [...]

Meet Ella our Action Hosting & Action Language Volunteer

2019-02-19T14:51:40+00:0031st July 2018|Action Hosting, Action Language, Volunteering|

Ella joined us in the summer as both a Volunteer Fundraiser with Action Hosting and a Teaching Assistant with Action Language. Ella explained: "I am a second year Edinburgh university student who was lucky [...]

MEET OUR 3 LEGGED TWINS! – GREAT NORTH RUN 2018!

2019-02-19T14:52:57+00:0020th July 2018|Fundraising, Previous Events, Volunteering|

The Great North Run takes place on 9 September and this year we have 14 fantastic runners representing Action Foundation, all raising money to support our projects helping vulnerable refugees, asylum seekers and other [...]

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