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We’re Hiring a New Head of The Children’s Foundation

Are you an inspiring, dynamic and passionate leader looking for an exciting new challenge? As the Head of The Children’s Foundation you will be instrumental in supporting the charity to achieve its aims of developing and expanding services to meet the evolving health and wellbeing needs of...

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NOMINATIONS ARE NOW OPEN FOR THE STARS AWARDS 2019!

Do you know a little star who deserves some recognition for overcoming the challenges associated with disability? Or a parent or carer who goes above and beyond? The Stars Awards aim to recognise the achievements of children in the North East with a disability, their friends and families and...

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My volunteering experience!

Hi! My name is Eva and I’m a Newcastle University undergraduate in my third year of studying philosophy. I joined the Children’s Foundation team as a volunteer in September of 2018 under the title of ‘eBay volunteer’ as part of the universities career development scheme in order...

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Our Annual Big Bowl!

Thursday 21st March saw the return of bowling. The Big Bowl , held in NamcoFunscape, saw 7 teams from business vie to be the winners, and to take home the Wooden Spoon Award for being great competitors and sports. Two games of bowling were broken by the Blind Bowl competition. One member of...

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Regional Small Grants Mental Health Round

With it being Children's Mental Health Week this week, 4th-8th February, there's no better time to announce the opening of our Regional Small Grants Mental Health round! The first ever Children’s Mental Health Week took place in 2015 to shine a spotlight on the importance of children and...

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Christmas at The Children’s Foundation!

If there was an adequate phrase used to describe the 2018 festive season at The Children’s Foundation, it would be “a whole experience”. It truly was an absolute experience, a very demanding season in every aspect possible, but much more a rewarding one. From organising various...

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TIN Arts 20 Year Celebration

The Children's Foundation would like to say a big Happy Birthday to our friends at TIN Arts! TIN Arts was founded in 1999 by professional contemporary dancers Tess Chaytor and Martin Wilson. They are a not-for-profit company and governed by a board of trustees. The TIN Arts Team have, between...

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Venator Host Football Match in Aid of The Children’s Foundation

Staff at Wynyard-based Venator held a football match on Sunday 13th January to raise money for The Children's Foundation. Venator are a leading global chemical company dedicated to the development and manufacture of titanium dioxide (TiO2) pigments and performance additives, with a regional...

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The Great North Run 2019

The Great North Run, the world's largest half-marathon will be taking place on Sunday 8th September 2019 and the Children's Foundation have a limited number of charity places available!...

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Christmas Fundraising

The Children's Foundation would like to say a huge THANK YOU to all of our wonderful volunteers and carol singers that helped with fundraising in the lead up to Christmas. Volunteers at Eldon Square Volunteers at The Bridges We have been lucky enough to...

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