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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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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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Christmas Appeal 2014

We are excited that it is that time of year again to launch our annual Christmas Hamper Appeal!! Every Christmas we look to help families who are facing hardship by providing them with a luxury Christmas Hamper in a box. … Continue reading

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Chamber of Commerce supports Shine

On Thursday May 15th we had the great honour of being the sponsored charity at the Chamber of Commerce Networking Business Breakfast. It was a phenomenal opportunity for us to be able to share a message of value and worth … Continue reading

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Two powerful words

We recently completed the first session of one of our latest ShineGIRL courses with a group of girls who were all new to us and we were struck by the response of one of the young girls at the end … Continue reading

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Funding for Shine

We wanted to publicly express our huge thanks to the young people of the Norwich Youth Advisory Board for getting behind our Shine course and allocating some funding for us. The funding they have provided will help us to make … Continue reading

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Home is where the heart is

We believe that the Easter Bank Holiday Weekend is such a great opportunity for people to do something to add value to the lives of others as people benefit from 2 bonus days off! This bank holiday for us was … Continue reading

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Review of Christmas 2013

We are so pleased at how well our Christmas Appeal went in 2013. We were able to see a 41% increase in the number of hampers that we distributed. Each hamper contains all the food a family needs for Christmas … Continue reading

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