Category Archives: KidsOut News

The Maths Factor

KidsOut have been given the fantastic opportunity to provide 250 places for The Maths Factor, free for a year, to children living in refuge The Maths Factor is a fun and engaging online maths tutoring site for 4-12 year olds that seeks to unlock every child’s confidence in maths. Set up initially in 2010 by Carol Vorderman, … Continue reading The Maths Factor

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KidsOut’s New Patron

We would like to welcome our newest Ambassador to the KidsOut family – Gillian Joseph!   Gillian has more than 30 years of broadcast experience, she presents Sky News at Breakfast and can be regularly seen across the rest of the output as well as reporting on the road.   Prior to joining Sky News, … Continue reading KidsOut’s New Patron

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Hasbro help pack 1,800 toy boxes!

In May 2021, the team at Hasbro UK did another Toy Box packing day for KidsOut.   Packing a staggering 1,800 toy boxes over three weeks, each toy box will contain 7-9 brand new toys all age appropriate to spread fun and happiness to children living in refuge. They will also contain at least two … Continue reading Hasbro help pack 1,800 toy boxes!

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Magic goes Virtual

KidsOut were able to offer every child in refuge the opportunity to watch our first ever virtual magic show on Wednesday 7th April 2021. Professional magician Richard Pinner, who has also provided entertainment at our Question of Sport London, has been performing magic for over 30 years. The feedback we received certainly showed there were … Continue reading Magic goes Virtual

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KidsOut Social Media Blackout

KidsOut will be joining the likes of Swansea FC, Birmingham City FC, and Glasgow Rangers FC on a weeklong social media blackout. In doing this, we hope that we can help raise awareness of online abuse and continue to protect the mental welfare of children escaping domestic violence. Online abuse through social media outlets has … Continue reading KidsOut Social Media Blackout

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Toy Box CSR/Volunteering

Looking for CSR days or volunteering opportunities? Then look no further! We will be looking for volunteers to help with auditing and packing our Toy Boxes. It is a great day out of the office, and you will get to see KidsOut behind the scenes! Our Toy Box service is not just for Christmas, we … Continue reading Toy Box CSR/Volunteering

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KidsOut delivers 5,448 Toy Boxes for Christmas.

With help from the Giving Tree 2020 and Rotary Christmas Boxes, we were able to provide every child in the refuge with a Toy Box before Christmas. With the constant news of the pandemic making it hard for everyone across the UK, KidsOut were thrilled by the staggering number of presents donated. Along with the … Continue reading KidsOut delivers 5,448 Toy Boxes for Christmas.

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Hasbro donates 1,125 toys at Christmas

Hasbro have done it again! Our long-term partnership with iconic toy company gets stronger and better every year. Our staff at the Luton Warehouse were thrilled to welcome 1,125 toys from Hasbro. Some of the toys included Cluedo, Guess Who, Battleship, Ghostbusters Monopoly and many more.   Back in July 2020, Hasbro packed 1,200 Toy … Continue reading Hasbro donates 1,125 toys at Christmas

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Rotary International volunteer to help pack 5,448 Toy Boxes for Christmas.

Over three months, from October to December, KidsOut teamed up with Rotary International volunteers to help pack Toy Boxes in time to deliver to children in refuge for Christmas. It comes as no surprise that Rotary jumped at the opportunity to support KidsOut this Christmas as they are the reason why we are a charity … Continue reading Rotary International volunteer to help pack 5,448 Toy Boxes for Christmas.

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Rotary International join forces with KidsOut to set up Christmas Toy Box initiative across the UK

  It’s no doubt that 2020 has been a difficult year for everyone, and in the most unfortunate circumstance has shown a huge rise in Domestic Violence cases. Before the pandemic, an incidence of domestic abuse was reported every minute in England and Wales. In the first three months of the lockdown last year, this … Continue reading Rotary International join forces with KidsOut to set up Christmas Toy Box initiative across the UK

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