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3 Things a Love Norwich Christmas Hamper is (that you weren’t expecting)

December 2015 saw our biggest ever Christmas Hamper appeal with 180 vulnerable families receiving a luxury hamper filled with everything needed for Christmas dinner. But a Christmas Hamper is more than just a box of food, it’s a… 1)  Stress … Continue reading

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Who Receives a Christmas Hamper?

Many of the Christmas Hampers we give out go to families where  there is a younger carer. A young carer is a young person who cares for a parent with a serious, debilitating health condition and last year our Christmas … Continue reading

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Community Gardens Before & After

If there’s one thing our Street Team loves, it’s a little bit of gardening! Whether it’s a spot of weeding (see below) or felling a tree, our volunteers always get stuck in and do a great job. The (ex) tree … Continue reading

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Restore Someone’s Faith in Humanity: Christmas Appeal 2015

It’s the most wonderful time of the year (almost!) so it’s time to launch this year’s Christmas Appeal and it’s going to be bigger than ever! Last year we transformed Christmas for 116 of the most vulnerable families in Norwich … Continue reading

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Enthusiasm, Energy and Cheerfulness

Last weekend we sent our Love Norwich volunteers to the Mile Cross Festival. It was a fun filled day and a fantastic opportunity to help invigorate community spirit in the festival’s 33rd year! One of the festival’s organisers said this … Continue reading

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Community Hero 2015

Being a dad means being a hero, that’s why this Father’s Day we honoured a local dad with the first ever Love Norwich Community Hero Award. Way back at our GOOD Friday Servolution event we asked the people of Pilling … Continue reading

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Christmas Appeal 2014: ‘Something I Will Always Remember’

I was not expecting anything from anyone and this will be something I will always remember. - A Christmas Hamper Recipient Our 2014 Christmas Appeal brought festive cheer to 116 families across Norwich last December. That’s over 450 individuals - sons, daughters, mums and dads who could stop worrying about … Continue reading

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