Community news from my AFK

Balloons with my AFK logo on them; text reads "Community & Trainee Awards 2018"

Community & Trainee Awards 2018

On Friday 5th October my AFK brought together key partners, Ambassadors, volunteers and trainees for the Community & Trainee Awards Ceremony.

Tesco Bag of Help coins

Action For Kids receives Bags of Help from Tesco

Action For Kids (my AFK) is delighted to announce it has bagged £2,000 from Tesco’s Bags of Help community grant scheme.

Group of young people in Harris + Hoole coffee shop

Community Heroes: Harris + Hoole

Crouch End coffee shop Harris + Hoole have been awarded as an Inclusive Gold Partner of my AFK (Action For Kids). In the past year they have raised over £1,000 and supported our work in lots of different ways!

Christmas Tags

Our Little Christmas Card Shop

With the festive season once again upon us, we wanted to share with you our Little Christmas Shop!

Annalie working at YO! Sushi

Transitioning to Adult Life

The topic is Transitioning to Adult Life and the Mental Capacity Act for young people with SEND.

Group of young people with member of Co-op staff in store

Community Heroes: Co-op Crouch End

Every two weeks, our trainees visit our local partner and #CommunityHeroes at the Co-Op in Crouch End to practise a variety of skills, including money handling, shopping, communication and organisation.

Crouch End Cafe Bridge

Community Heroes: Crouch End Café Bridge

Crouch End Café Bridge hosts bridge tournaments in the local area, raising funds for my AFK and making them one of our #CommunityHeroes!

Cheque presentation

Forest Arden Golf Club

Marriott Forest Arden Golf Club chose my AFK as charity of the year and raised a huge £8,259 through a variety of fundraising events.

Woman running marathons for my AFK

Jo is running 100 marathons for disabled young people

Jo first ran a marathon in 2011 and has now done over 40 so far. She plans on running 100 marathons by 2018… all to raise money for my AFK (Action For Kids).

School pupils raise thousands of pounds walking from London to Hertfordshire

School Pupils raise thousands for AFK

School pupils raise thousands of pounds walking from London to Hertfordshire

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