Category Archives: Volunteer

They’re Not Just Volunteers; They’re M&S Volunteers

From the 13th to 17th March 2017, 70 volunteers from Marks & Spencer have kindly provided us with their support in toy auditing and packing Toy Boxes for the children we support. As well as from their London head office, volunteers also traveled from the local three counties stores including St Albans, Bedford, Aylesbury, Milton Keynes and many … Continue reading They’re Not Just Volunteers; They’re M&S Volunteers

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Terrific Toy Fair 2017

During the 24th to 26th January 2017, KidsOut once again attended at the British Toy and Hobby Association’s Toy Fair at London, Olympia. As the official charity partner for the Toy Fair since 2016, KidsOut had a stand at the three-day event among hundreds of exhibitors from the toy industry. The fair always ends with the … Continue reading Terrific Toy Fair 2017

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Trustee’s Toys “R” Us Triumph

Over £2,000s’ worth of toys have been purchased at Toys “R” Us Solihull in aid of the Giving Tree initiative, all thanks to KidsOut Trustee Chris Adcock. Chris has been collecting cash donations from his family and friends along with staff from Reed Technology, including a particularly large donation from Movement Hub Personal Training, led … Continue reading Trustee’s Toys “R” Us Triumph

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John Lewis Birmingham supports the Giving Tree

KidsOut’s Head of Children’s Services Sandra Doherty met with some wonderful volunteers at John Lewis in Birmingham on Thursday 8th December. The team were invited into the store during the evening’s exclusive ‘My John Lewis’ event, to promote the Giving Tree initiative. This Christmas, KidsOut is aiming to give every child in refuge the opportunity … Continue reading John Lewis Birmingham supports the Giving Tree

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Curry and a Quiz help local Kids

On Monday 13th June The Lime Tree in Leighton Buzzard hosted a Curry and Quiz Night in aid of KidsOut.

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Rama’s work experience at KidsOut

Two weeks ago Rama joined us to learn more about the inner workings of an office and the charity sector.

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The FedEx hero behind Toy Box

A Technical Support Administrator for FedEx Express Europe during the day, Nathan Thorogood is a part-time hero for KidsOut.

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Christmas with KidsOut

KidsOut’s Christmas 2015 kicks off this weekend with the Leighton Buzzard Christmas festival and the first of our five children’s Christmas parties. 

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Santa Dash this Saturday

On Saturday, the 28th of November, KidsOut will once again hold its annual Santa Dash to raise money for disadvantaged children.

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Family fun with the MK Dons

Thanks to the MK Dons, 35 children and their carers were able to see them play versus Hull City.

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