Awards for our funded groups - August 20, 2013
Two organisations which have received funding from our grants programme this year have received prestigious national awards. Family Friends who provide volunteer mentors and befrienders to families under pressure received the Queen’s Award for Voluntary Service. Upper Room for Driving which provides a programme of volunteering and driving lessons for young people at risk of offending received the Big Society Award and a highly commended certificate in the Civil Society Charity Awards 2013. Our congratulations go to both organisations.