Retiring PC’s fundraising challenge

A Harrogate PC is taking on a major fundraising challenge as he embarks on retirement. Harrogate Homeless Project is one of 15 charities benefitting from Graham Wilson's  3,180 mile walk across the UK and Europe. His goal of £500,000 for charity will lead him to establish his own charity, 120 Marathon Man. PC Wilson and [...]

By | 2018-11-21T22:51:26+00:00 November 4th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorised|0 Comments

October Open Day

Harrogate Homeless Project is to hold its first ever open day this October to give local people and businesses a chance to see its facilities and hear about its work. The charity has been working to reduce the number of homeless people sleeping rough in the Harrogate district for 27 years. Liz Hancock, CEO of [...]

By | 2018-09-11T22:06:34+00:00 September 11th, 2018|Categories: Fundraising, Uncategorised|0 Comments

Homeless Not Faceless on Tour

An exhibition by Ripon Workhouse Museum, bringing to life the stories of homeless adults in our region, is going on tour. We were delighted to collaborate with the museum to create the exhibition and we look forward to taking it to the wider public. You can see the exhibition at the following venues: Sept 24-27 [...]

By | 2018-09-11T22:20:29+00:00 September 2nd, 2018|Categories: Fundraising, Uncategorised|0 Comments

SAFE Project – Year One Report

We have now completed the first year of our SAFE (Service for Adults Facing Exclusion) project and we are keen to share some of the outcomes with our supporters. The individuals supported through SAFE are entrenched rough sleepers with severe multiple complex needs. All 7 individuals suffered some form of traumatic experience in childhood and [...]

By | 2018-09-11T22:32:49+00:00 August 25th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorised|0 Comments

Homelessness Exhibition at The Workhouse Museum Ripon

We were delighted to collaborate with The Workhouse Museum in Ripon to help them create an exhibition, Homeless Not Faceless. The exhibition runs until July 22nd at the museum and explores the causes of homelessness for people in North Yorkshire through photographs and interviews. Photographer Tim Smith took portrait images or photos of their shoes [...]

By | 2018-06-21T22:09:27+00:00 June 21st, 2018|Categories: Uncategorised|0 Comments

Gent Visick Spring to Action to Help the Homeless

Commercial Property Specialist Gent Visick have joined forces with Harrogate Homeless Project for the 2018 / 2019 financial year, in an effort to raise awareness and essential funds towards Springboard, their day centre in Harrogate Town Centre. Harrogate Homeless Project, an independent charity, provides the only direct access homeless hostel in the Harrogate District and [...]

By | 2018-05-22T12:50:11+00:00 April 23rd, 2018|Categories: Uncategorised|0 Comments

Thank you to the local food stores that support us

We are extremely lucky here in Harrogate to have the support of so many local food retailers who donate surplus food from their stores on a regular basis. Amongst those who donate to us on a regular basis are Marks and Spencer Harrogate, Fodder at the Great Yorkshire Showground, Heck Sausages, Sainsburys, Tesco and Greggs. [...]

By | 2018-02-01T16:34:44+00:00 February 1st, 2018|Categories: Uncategorised|0 Comments

Classiclean Supports Harrogate Homeless Project

We are delighted to announce our latest corporate supporter - Classiclean of Harrogate. Classiclean is a family run domestic and commercial dry cleaning company based at Claro Court Business Centre on Claro Road. Martin, Donna and the team have very generously chosen to sponsor one of our Springboard chairs, supporting Harrogate Homeless Project on an [...]

By | 2017-12-30T17:06:47+00:00 December 30th, 2017|Categories: Uncategorised|0 Comments

New Ways to Support Harrogate Homeless Project

Harrogate Homeless Project has launched a series of new fundraising initiatives, including a corporate patrons scheme, which it hopes will create greater budget certainty for the charity. The schemes have been designed to make it easier for businesses to get involved and will allow the charity to expand its work to provide the homeless in [...]

By | 2017-11-08T22:30:55+00:00 November 8th, 2017|Categories: Uncategorised|0 Comments