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Harrogate Mortgage Consultant Becomes Harrogate Homeless Project’s First Patron

A local businessman and mortgage consultant has become Harrogate Homeless Project’s first corporate patron. Paul Onslow, of UK Mortgage Experts on Princes Square, was inspired to become a patron after reading about the recently launched initiative on the charity’s website. The patron scheme is one of a number of new fundraising initiatives aimed at encouraging [...]

By | 2018-02-01T16:08:58+00:00 February 1st, 2018|Categories: Fundraising|0 Comments

Harrogate Symphony Orchestra Supports Harrogate Homeless Project

We are delighted to announce that Harrogate Symphony Orchestra has chosen Harrogate Homeless Project as its Charity of the Year for 2018. The orchestra will fundraise at its concerts throughout the coming season and promote the charity in its event programmes this year. We are extremely grateful to the orchestra's members for their generous support and look [...]

By | 2018-01-10T22:31:23+00:00 January 10th, 2018|Categories: Fundraising|Tags: , |0 Comments

Christmas Collections Raise over £6K

  Warm-hearted Christmas shoppers in Harrogate donated over £6,000 during the festive season to help the homeless in our district. Harrogate Homeless Project, which operates a hostel, day centre and other support services in the town for single homeless adults, was overwhelmed by people’s generosity during collections held at Barclays Bank and the Victoria Centre [...]

By | 2018-01-10T22:17:31+00:00 January 8th, 2018|Categories: Fundraising|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Huge thanks to our first Springboard Supporter

Following the recent launch of our corporate fundraising campaign we are thrilled to welcome our first new sponsor, Jacqui Cole of Bakewell Travel. Jacqui read about the campaign in our Winter newsletter and contacted us to say that she would like to sponsor a chair at Springboard in lieu of sending business Christmas cards. Bakewell [...]

By | 2017-12-14T20:34:43+00:00 December 14th, 2017|Categories: Fundraising|0 Comments

Violet Store Supports Harrogate Homeless Project

Violet Store is a beautiful clothing boutique on Cheltenham Mount opened by entrepreneur Sara Shaw in October 2016. Here at HHP we have been very fortunate to benefit from the shop's success thanks to Sara's generosity and support. Sara was recently interviewed by Harrogate Review magazine and explained the reasons behind her decision to donate [...]

By | 2017-12-08T12:57:55+00:00 December 8th, 2017|Categories: Fundraising|0 Comments

Donation from Co-op Community Fund

We were delighted to visit the Co-op store in Starbuck recently to collect a cheque for £1,608.89 from the Coop Local Community Fund donation. Our chairman of Trustees John Harris met Chris Buckley, the manager of the Starbuck Co-op store, along with George Churcher and Luci Archer. Through the Co-op Local Community Fund the organisation [...]

By | 2017-11-28T22:13:45+00:00 November 28th, 2017|Categories: Fundraising|0 Comments

Christmas Fundraising Collections – Can You Help?

We are once again holding our Christmas Street Collection at the Victoria Shopping Centre in Harrogate in December and need as many volunteers as possible to help us collect. Our Christmas fundraising collections are a total source of income for Harrogate Homeless Project and the money raised helps us provide services to the town's homeless [...]

By | 2017-10-02T17:44:31+00:00 October 2nd, 2017|Categories: Fundraising|0 Comments

Former Hostel Resident in World Record Drumming Attempt

One of our move-on clients, Matt Pargeter, is about to embark on a world record drumming attempt and needs our support. Matt’s Charity Guinness World Record Drum Marathon Attempt starts in the Victoria Shopping Centre on October 3rd and he needs a rota of witnesses to verify his bid. In order to prove to Guinness [...]

By | 2017-09-24T12:11:17+00:00 September 24th, 2017|Categories: Fundraising|0 Comments

Joy’s Everest Base Camp Trek

One of our hostel volunteers is trekking to Everest base camp in October to raise money for Harrogate Homeless Project and needs your support. Joy Tapping will travel to Nepal on October 7th to begin 11 days of trekking at altitude covering 115km (71 miles) and climbing up to 5,644m. She will endure difficult conditions and 8 [...]

By | 2017-09-18T22:27:41+00:00 September 18th, 2017|Categories: Fundraising|Tags: , |0 Comments