SARAID

Search and Rescue Assistance in Disasters (SARAID) are a UK registered charity and Non Governmental Organisation that provides a specialist team of professionally trained Urban Search and Rescue Technicians and Disaster Response personnel. SARAID was formed in 2003 and all of its members are dedicated unpaid volunteers who are on call 365 days a year to any country Read More …

Could you make a world of difference?

Have you ever wanted to spend time volunteering for a charity but worried about how you would manage financially? Through their World of Difference scheme, Vodafone are offering 500 people the chance to work for their dream charity for two months and get paid for their time. It’s a great opportunity to gain experience of working Read More …

A tale of two kittens (and their mum)

I had cause to celebrate the patter of tiny feet recently. Or should I say paws. Yes, I’ve become the proud owner of three (you heard right, three) new cats – two kittens and their mum, courtesy of the good people at Cats Protection.

RSDR (Rudozem Street Dog Rescue)

Rudozem Street Dog Rescue is a non-profit foundation that rescues street dogs in Bulgaria and finds them loving homes. In August 2007, an English family, Diane and Tony Rowles and their 4 children, moved to Rudozem, Bulgaria from the United Kingdom. The family was shocked by the locals abuse towards street dogs in Bulgaria so Read More …

Tunbridge Wells & Eridge Railway Preservation Society

Tunbridge Wells & Eridge Railway Preservation Society is a heritage railway operating between Tunbridge Wells West and Eridge. The railway is run by volunteers who give up their time to work on the steam trains not only keeping them in good repair, but also  providing steam rides for the public such as Thomas the Tank Engine Read More …

KADA

KADA (Kids Against Domestic Abuse) is a small charity set up and is run by four teenagers. The aims of KADA are: • To raise awareness of the impact on children and young people of domestic abuse • Raise funds to purchase equipment for children who have experienced or are experiencing domestic abuse • To promote the Read More …

RAFT

RAFT is a registered charity pionneering medical research into improved treatment for burns, wounds and other skin traumas including skin. RAFT is working on another innovative project – a skin replacement that could provide an improved solution to the life threatening problem of burns, chronic ulcers and wounds. Victims of major burns urgently require life-saving skin Read More …