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Little Green Dragon Pub’s Virtual “Singers Night” Raises £570 for KidsOut!

When the Rotary Club of Edmonton voted to support KidsOut by funding twenty Christmas toy boxes, Rotarian and publican Richard Reeve pledged to match that amount via a collection in his pub, the Little Green Dragon in Winchmore Hill. But Richard hadn’t bargained on his pub being forced to close for November due to the … Continue reading Little Green Dragon Pub’s Virtual “Singers Night” Raises £570 for KidsOut!

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2020: The Year So Far

2020 has been a tough year for many of us, none more so than the families KidsOut supports. Covid-19 has led to a domestic abuse crisis. One call relating to domestic abuse was made to police every 30 seconds in the first seven weeks of lockdown. Most children arrive at a women’s refuge with only … Continue reading 2020: The Year So Far

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KidsOut receives 1,200 Toy Boxes from Hasbro!

KidsOut were delighted to receive an amazing donation of 1,200 boxes of brand-new toys from Hasbro. The toys will be distributed to children entering women’s refuges around the UK as part of KidsOut’s Toy Box service. With an average of 10 toys per box, a total of roughly 12,000 toys were packed and donated by … Continue reading KidsOut receives 1,200 Toy Boxes from Hasbro!

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KidsOut and the Home Office Provide Essential Food Vouchers to Victims of Domestic Abuse

The Home Office has funded KidsOut’s initiative to support victims of domestic abuse during the Covid-19 pandemic. A grant of £130,000 has enabled KidsOut to deliver £25 supermarket vouchers to families living in refuge between July and October 2020. KidsOut is the only national charity working with every Women’s Aid Federation refuge in the UK … Continue reading KidsOut and the Home Office Provide Essential Food Vouchers to Victims of Domestic Abuse

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KidsOut’s first-ever virtual Have a Ball at Home raises over £35,000

KidsOut’s first-ever virtual “Have a Ball at Home” was a great success, raising over £35,000 for the charity’s work with disadvantaged children in refuge. Hundreds of households from across the UK joined KidsOut via a livestream on the charity’s website and YouTube for a night of fun and fundraising on Thursday 30th July 2020. KidsOut … Continue reading KidsOut’s first-ever virtual Have a Ball at Home raises over £35,000

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KidsOut receives 1,500 toy robots from Velcro Companies

The KidsOut team are delighted to have received a generous donation of 1,500 VELCRO® Brand toy robots. An artic lorry full of brand-new Blocks toys was delivered to the KidsOut warehouse on Tuesday 4th August 2020. The toys will be used to support the mental welfare of disadvantaged children through KidsOut’s Toy Box service. “We are so … Continue reading KidsOut receives 1,500 toy robots from Velcro Companies

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Join Olympic Games medallist Vicky Thornley with a charity cookalong for KidsOut!

KidsOut patron and Olympic Games medallist Vicky Thornley will be supporting the charity with a virtual cookalong – and you can join her! Vicky will be cooking a lentil and cauliflower curry live on Cookalong.tv on Thursday 20th August 2020 at 19.30. All you have to do is enter the prize draw for a chance … Continue reading Join Olympic Games medallist Vicky Thornley with a charity cookalong for KidsOut!

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KidsOut donates over £5,000 worth of toys and activities to Alfie’s Hardship Fund

KidsOut has donated over £5,000 worth of brand-new toys and activities to help young children, harmed by crime and now isolating inside due to COVID-19, enjoy themselves. KidsOut donated some wonderful toys and activities that will be distributed by the charity Embrace to children harmed by crime and now isolating at home. These toys will … Continue reading KidsOut donates over £5,000 worth of toys and activities to Alfie’s Hardship Fund

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Fantastic Response to KidsOut and Direct Line Group’s Coronavirus Relief to Domestic Abuse Victims

Over March and April 2020, KidsOut launched its “KidsIn” initiative in response to the Covid-19 outbreak. With the generous backing of the Direct Line Group, the charity provided £50 worth of food vouchers to 3,200 families self-isolating in women’s refuges and over £100 worth of brand-new toys to 5,362 children in refuge. The majority of … Continue reading Fantastic Response to KidsOut and Direct Line Group’s Coronavirus Relief to Domestic Abuse Victims

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Ciena raises over £700 for KidsOut with virtual pub quiz!

The last day of April saw Ciena holding a pub quiz across the UK to raise much-needed funds for KidsOut, with an impressive £700 and £167.50 in Gift Aid raised that will go towards the charity’s efforts to provide every mother and child in refuge with a trip to the cinema once restrictions are lifted. … Continue reading Ciena raises over £700 for KidsOut with virtual pub quiz!

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