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BTHA announces KidsOut as official Toy Fair 2020 charity

The British Toy and Hobby Association has announced today, 5th November 2019, that Toy Fair 2020’s official charity partner will be the children’s charity, KidsOut. KidsOut works with Women’s Aid Federation refuges across the UK. The charity provides support, organises positive experiences, and gives toys to vulnerable children who have escaped domestic abuse. For the … Continue reading BTHA announces KidsOut as official Toy Fair 2020 charity

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KidsOut Santa Dash 2019

Click here to download an entry form! It’s never too early to start getting excited for Christmas, right? Because here at KidsOut we cannot wait for the 2019 Santa Dash in Leighton Buzzard! Organised in collaboration with the Leighton Fun Runners, the Fun Run sees hundreds of people make their way through the town dressed as … Continue reading KidsOut Santa Dash 2019

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Buy Your Tickets for the KidsOut Comedy Night with Justin Moorehouse!

Click here to buy your tickets on EventBrite! KidsOut is thrilled to announce an exclusive comedy night with the fantastic comedian Justin Moorehouse! The evening is in benefit of KidsOut, with profits aiding the charity’s work in bringing fun and happiness to some of the UK’s most disadvantaged children. Tickets are only £20 (plus booking … Continue reading Buy Your Tickets for the KidsOut Comedy Night with Justin Moorehouse!

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Giving Tree 2019

With Christmas fast approaching, KidsOut are delighted to announce the launch of Giving Tree 2019! KidsOut’s Giving Tree initiative invites firms to ‘Ditch Secret Santa’ and buy toys for children in local refuge homes instead. Many of the recipients are children who have escaped domestic violence, being forced to flee their homes quickly and leave … Continue reading Giving Tree 2019

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Groan Ups Gala Performance Raises over £7,000 for KidsOut!

On Wednesday 2nd October, the KidsOut team were lucky to attend an exclusive viewing of the new production Groan Ups at the Vaudeville Theatre in London. The evening was a special gala performance in support of the charity, with the night raising over £7,000 for KidsOut’s work with disadvantaged young people! Groan Ups is the … Continue reading Groan Ups Gala Performance Raises over £7,000 for KidsOut!

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KidsOut Volunteers transform Southampton Refuge Garden

In May 2019, KidsOut arranged for a team of volunteers to transform the outdoor area of Southampton Women’s refuge into a fun and safe space for disadvantaged children to relax and enjoy themselves. The team of fourteen volunteers was made up of representatives from local business and companies – Barratt Homes, Mackoy Ltd, Portsmouth Carpentry, … Continue reading KidsOut Volunteers transform Southampton Refuge Garden

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2019 National Rotary KidsOut Day Another Great Success!

The National Rotary KidsOut Day is not only KidsOut’s biggest event of the year but the largest single outing for disadvantaged children in the UK. The 2019 Day Out proved to be no different, with KidsOut helping to send over 28,000 disadvantaged children on a Fun Day out all over the UK! The Day Out … Continue reading 2019 National Rotary KidsOut Day Another Great Success!

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A Year At KidsOut!

Hello! My name is Max and I am (sadly) just about to finish my internship here at KidsOut, where for the past year I have been working as Fundraising Executive (and briefly Events Assistant). If I had to sum up my year at KidsOut in one word, it would be ‘varied’ and if I had to … Continue reading A Year At KidsOut!

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KidsOut Gets Arty!

Over two weekends in June local artist group, Art 4 Life, kindly hosted an art exhibition in aid of KidsOut. Art 4 Life consist of a group of artists who live and work in Leighton Buzzard and the surrounding areas, providing a friendly forum for artists to reach their goals and achieve their aims.  Their … Continue reading KidsOut Gets Arty!

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KidsOut Supports the Opening of New Sensory Garden in Penarth!

KidsOut were privileged to support the creation of a brand new sensory garden at a special school in Penarth. Pupils at Ysgol Y Deri now have a new space to play and learn, after the official opening of the garden by Paralympian sprinter, Rhys Jones. Alongside KidsOut, the garden was created by a collaboration of … Continue reading KidsOut Supports the Opening of New Sensory Garden in Penarth!

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