In 2018 we opened more Bright Spaces than ever before, and our fundraising increased by just over a third, helping us to make a difference to more vulnerable children and families in our communities. Check out our Annual Foundation Newsletter which shares more about our new Bright Spaces and celebrates the great things we accomplished as a …Read More
We celebrated the opening of a new Bright Space at HMP Bronzefield, in Surrey, on 18th October 2018. This is the fifth prison Bright Space opened by us, and we now have 65 Bright Spaces throughout the UK. The Bright Space provides a child-centric, enriching play environment in the prison visiting area. It is designed …Read More
We officially opened a new Bright Space for children at the ellenor hospice in Dartford on Wednesday 14th February. The Bright Space is a carefully designed creative therapies area for children with life-limiting or life threatening conditions to engage in play and music therapy, and find comfort and distraction from pain or distress. “Creating a dedicated …Read More
Determined to be fit? Exercise and fresh air are hugely beneficial to your mental and physical well-being; you could do even more good by combining being active with fundraising for Bright Spaces! To get inspired check out http://www.parkrun.org.uk/ to find out about free 5K running events in parks all over the UK. There are no …Read More
Here are some quick and easy FUNdraising ideas to inspire you! Art Auction: Children love to draw and paint, so perhaps hold an auction of children’s artwork on canvas or in frames, selling the one-of-a-kind creations to parents, relatives and friends. Raffle or Silent Auction: Ask for prizes to be donated from employees, area businesses, …Read More
Huge thanks to the pre-prep children, staff and families at Wellingborough School who raised £1,400 in Walk On, to create a Bright Space garden at a local domestic violence refuge! Here are some of the children with their medals! All the funds raised will purchase toys and equipment for the children at the refuge to …Read More
Massive thanks to the team from Heyland Spratt: Michael Handley, James Leverton, Scott Davies and Richard Newell who cycled the South Downs Way yesterday, to fundraise for us. The team completed the ride in 12 hours! Incredible!