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Growing Points News

Dick Stockford completes Thames walk fundraiser!

A massive thank you to all those who donated to Dick’s fundraising walk along the Thames which he concluded successfully on Monday 14 September! Here he is at the end.   And thank you Dick!

Dick Stockford completes Thames walk fundraiser!

A massive thank you to all those who donated to Dick’s fundraising walk along the Thames which he concluded successfully on Monday 14 September! Here he is at the end.   And thank you Dick!

Dick Stockford GP Chair
Newsletter August 2020

Dear Supporter This is my second newsletter as Managing Director of Growing Points.  It’s good to be back! – Jane Rennie, Growing Points Director   Fundraising It is always difficult to raise funds for a small charity and while we continue to bid for money from charitable trusts Dick is on a mission again!   He says: Walking England’s Longest …

Newsletter August 2020

Dear Supporter This is my second newsletter as Managing Director of Growing Points.  It’s good to be back! – Jane Rennie, Growing Points Director   Fundraising It is always difficult to raise funds for a small charity and while we continue to bid for money from charitable trusts Dick is on a mission again!   He says: Walking England’s Longest …

Our New Director

Dear Growing Points Family, Jane Rennie (our previous Director) is taking over the management of the Charity from  1 June.  We thank Tesfalem for his contribution to the work of Growing Points and wish him well for the future. Jane can be contacted on: jane@growingpoints.co.uk and will be making arrangements to let you know about other changes we will be …

Our New Director

Dear Growing Points Family, Jane Rennie (our previous Director) is taking over the management of the Charity from  1 June.  We thank Tesfalem for his contribution to the work of Growing Points and wish him well for the future. Jane can be contacted on: jane@growingpoints.co.uk and will be making arrangements to let you know about other changes we will be …

My Experience of Volunteering with Growing Points

Volunteering with Growing Points has been a growing opportunity for me, and has been a defining part of my second year in Leeds. From meeting the Growing Points Director and hearing him explain Growing Points’ aims back in November 2018, I was instantly inspired. I knew I wanted to be involved, to learn more and to use the skills I …

My Experience of Volunteering with Growing Points

Volunteering with Growing Points has been a growing opportunity for me, and has been a defining part of my second year in Leeds. From meeting the Growing Points Director and hearing him explain Growing Points’ aims back in November 2018, I was instantly inspired. I knew I wanted to be involved, to learn more and to use the skills I …

300 People helped through Growing Points, and counting
40 People now with jobs in the NHS thanks to the Hidden Talents programme