Mintridge Foundation

The Mintridge Foundation is a registered charity dedicated to enhancing life skills in young people through sport. We provide a support network for young people by harnessing the power of positive sporting role models. We assist young people of all ages, abilities and physical capabilities to develop confidence and resilience, and creates awareness of the importance of mental and physical wellbeing. Olympians, Paralympians and other professional sports stars from over 20 sports, both team and individual work with young people in schools, clubs and academies across the UK. Starting with visits including assemblies, coaching clinics and classroom sessions tailored to each organisation’s requirements, our ambassadors can then provide one- on- one remote mentoring in a safeguarded environment, delivered via technology including Skype and Playwaze to build a lasting legacy

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Restore The Music UK

Restore the Music UK is a new charity born out of the need to deliver additional funding to schools to ensure access to music for every child. One off grant awards offer much needed financing for new instruments and tuition and help to ensure that music remains a focus and a priority of the core curriculum. The RTM UK vision is straightforwardly simple - that music be the birthright of every child, not just the privileged few.

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Haller

Haller works with nature to regenerate ecosystems and build thriving communities. In Kenya we equip subsistence farmers living on dry, eroded land with the knowledge to harvest water, rehabilitate the soil and farm sustainably so they can become self-sufficient and generate a livelihood.

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FareShare

FareShare is a UK wide charity fighting hunger and food waste by redistributing surplus food to frontline charities and community groups that support vulnerable people. FareShare reaches over 320 towns and cities, providing food for 18.3 million meals a year and supporting 211,565 people every week. The 2,489 charities that receive food from FareShare provide a lifeline to vulnerable people, including homeless hostels, children’s breakfast clubs and community cafes. By receiving food from FareShare, these organisations are better able to provide nutritious meals alongside life-changing support.

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Ace Africa

Ace Africa is a charity who only works in communities where there is a real need, want and willingness to gain independent self-sufficient lives. The programme is long-term and bespoke to each community, reflecting local cultural, economic, political and environmental contexts focusing on all aspects of a child’s and community’s development.

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Fight For Sight

Fight For Sight is the UK's leading charity funding research into preventing sight loss and treating eye disease. Since 1965 our mission has been to stop sight loss in its tracks. Macular degeneration, Glaucoma, Cataracts, Diabetic retinopathy, Childhood blindness, Rare eye diseases. No eye problem is too big or too small for us to take on. By funding pioneering research, we’re creating a future everyone can see. We don’t receive any government money and completely rely on the support of our incredible fundraisers and donors.

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Helen Rollason

The Helen Rollason Cancer Charity is dedicated to championing quality of life for everyone living with or affected by Cancer. We are here to support men and women with all types of cancer at all stages; newly diagnosed, throughout and post treatment, as well as their wider support network of family, friends and carers. We do this through the provision of support centres, complementary therapies, information and advice and supporting clinical trials. Our services are delivered free of charge to support cancer patients’ emotional well-being alongside their medical treatment. We focus on offering these services in non-clinical environments to promote a safe, peaceful, relaxing setting across the Essex, London and Hertfordshire regions.

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Marie Curie

Marie Curie is here for people living with any terminal illness, and their families. We offer expert care, guidance and support to help them get the most from the time they have left. Our nurses work night and day, in people’s homes across the UK, providing hands-on care and vital emotional support. Our hospices offer specialist round-the-clock care. We also support people throughout their illness by giving practical information, support from trained volunteers and being there when someone wants to talk.

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Kartika Soekarno Foundation

Kartika Soekarno Foundation (KSF) was established in 1998. KSF's mission is to give Indonesian children the best start in life and to reach their full potential by fostering sustainable improvements in healthcare and education. Our posyandu revitalisation programs are about women helping other women. In rural areas, female volunteers help young mothers throughout their pregnancies and early childcare years. It is based on the old spirit of Gotong Royong "community spirit" where villagers work together with every aspect of life .

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Poet In The City

Poet in the City is a charity which brings poetry to life beyond books, producing classic and contemporary poetry performances and commissions taking on major ideas, issues and people. We help poets to realise their ambitions by presenting their work in exciting events and offering them commissioning opportunities, we run programmes training young people to produce and programme events, creating jobs and providing support around their projects. We believe that the best work is created in collaboration with audiences, so we work with volunteers and partner with new communities we wish to reach.

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Mayor’s Fund for London

The Mayor’s Fund for London is a social mobility charity.We empower young Londoners from disadvantaged backgrounds to acquire the skills and opportunities they need to secure employment, climb the career ladder and escape the threat of poverty. Our charitable activities focus on wellbeing, skills, employment and enterprise. We help children and young people play a greater part in the future of London.

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Bright Futures UK

Bright Futures UK is the first charity to provide support to young people who have been forced to take time out of education as a result of illness. We offer support to young people of all educational ages who suffer from severe long-term illness, whether it be a mental health or physical condition. Our philosophy is that no young person should be disadvantaged in life because of circumstances outside of their control. All young individuals have the potential to do something amazing, build something ground breaking, or create incredible change – illness shouldn’t stand in their way

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Children with Cancer UK

Every year, almost 4,000 children and young people are diagnosed with cancer in the UK. This means over ten families are given this devastating news each day. Despite the huge advances that have been made in recent decades to improve treatments, cancer is the leading medical cause of death in children and young people, responsible for the loss of more than 500 young lives every year in the UK. No child should die from cancer. That’s why Children with Cancer UK invest millions of pounds each year in cutting-edge research: to help us understand why children get cancer in the first place and to better treat it, so that one day we can save the life of every young patient.

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Art social uk

We are ArtSocial Foundation – a philanthropic foundation that is on a mission to use arts to improve the lives of disadvantaged and vulnerable children and young people with special needs, life-limiting health conditions or psychological trauma. We provide grants to grassroots and national charities in the UK and Russia that work with vulnerable children and adults through arts. ArtSocial Foundation is supported by Patrons Club - a group of like-minded people with diverse backgrounds who share a passion for arts and philanthropy. Throughout the year our Patrons enjoy a specially curated programme of events, including charities visits, galleries tours, curated talks and bespoke behind-the-scenes visits, getting up close to the cultural scene of London and beyond.

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Damilola Taylor Trust

The Damilola Taylor Trust was established in May 2001 in memory of Damilola Taylor who was tragically killed in 2000 by an act of violence by two boys not much older than him. The Damilola Taylor Trust is committed to providing inner-city youths with opportunities to play, learn and live their lives free of fear and violence, and with optimism for a future where opportunities flourish.

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Phase Worldwide

PHASE Worldwide is a UK registered charity that has been working in the Nepalese Himalayas since 2005. We empower isolated communities through sustainable health, education and livelihood opportunities. Our team of Nepalese staff provide vital basic services to villages that would otherwise have no access to medical care or education. By empowering these communities and supporting local government, we aim to ensure that essential services become sustainable for the future. The funding we provide from the UK provides real access to life opportunities for the people of rural Nepal.

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Walkabout Foundation

Walkabout Foundation is a UK and US registered charity with the mission of restoring dignity, freedom and independence to people with mobility disabilities by providing wheelchairs and rehabilitation in the developing world and funding research to find a cure for paralysis. To date, we have distributed over 10,000 wheelchairs in 21 different countries, opened rehabilitation centres in Kenya and India, and funded $1 million in ground-breaking research.

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Initiative Blue

Around 8 million metric tons of plastic pollution enters our oceans every year and the result is causing complete devastation to the millions of marine animals that inhabit them. Whales are ingesting huge amounts of plastic every time they feed, sea turtles mistake plastic bags for jellyfish and as a result die a slow and painful death. Seals and sea lions are being strangled by plastic fishing rope and dolphins fins are being severed by plastic fishing line. Every marine animal you can think of including sea birds are being affected by the mass pollution of single-use plastic. The struggle is REAL, Help us help them.

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Love Life generation

We develops the Attitude, Aspiration, Action and Achievement needed to succeed in education, employment and inter-personal relationships. We builds Confidence, Character, Competence, Connection and Contribution to society, thus meeting their need to belong, contribute, achieve and feel valued in their community

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Four Paws

FOUR PAWS is an international animal welfare organisation with headquarters in Vienna, Austria, and offices in 11 other countries. The organisation strives to help animals in need with sustainable campaigns and projects. FOUR PAWS focuses on animals that are directly under human influence, for example stray dogs and stray cats, farm animals, wild animals and companion animals kept in inappropriate conditions. FOUR PAWS aims to help animals in need directly and quickly. www.four-paws.org.uk

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Syria Relief

Syria Relief (UK Reg. N. 1143797) has been working on the ground inside Syria, in hard-to-reach rural areas, for more then 5 years, providing education, healthcare, food security, clean water, livelihood and shelters, to civilians and displaced communities . Syria Relief aims to "relieve the suffering and support the future" of Syrian people so deeply affected by the crisis, giving them training and tools to become self-sufficient once again

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Kids

KIDS provides direct and practical support to over 8,000 disabled children from birth up to the age of 25 across England. Our core services are all designed to instil confidence and help disabled children to develop independence and key life skills.

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