Westminster Befriend a Family

January Volunteer of the Month: John

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January Volunteer of the Month: John

About John John works part-time as a Project Manager for a London-based financial service but started volunteering for Westminster Befriend a Family at the start of 2018 when he was…

Xmas Bash 2018

We would like to say a very big thank you to all the volunteers at Westminster Befriend a Family. This year you have pulled out all the stops to help…

Putting Children First

Westminster Befriend a Family is supporting the campaign to have a Cabinet Minister for Children and Young People. The Children First campaign asks for the Government to put children at…

Helping others can help you too

About Roopa Originally from India, 23-year-old Roopa completed a Master’s Degree in Development Studies at the London School of Economics before becoming our volunteer event organiser and fundraising intern. Why…

Shop till you drop

We are always pleased when we can offer you ways to continue to help us without too much effort on your part. And here are two fantastic opportunities to do…

Thank you to Waitrose & Partners

We are delighted to announce that several Waitrose & Partners stores in Westminster have decided to support Westminster Befriend a Family this Christmas. Generous donations Recently the branch in Belgravia…

November Volunteer of the Month: Ali

A bit about Ali and his mentee Joseph. Ali, 27, has been mentoring 17 year-old Joseph (not his real name), for five months. As one of Westminster Befriend a Family’s…

Our own Marathon Man

Well done Tom for completing your first 20km training run We’re always very grateful when anyone decides to raise money for Westminster Befriend a Family. So we’re extremely pleased to…

Look Out for Our Fantastic AUCTION

Tuesday 9 October 2018 Look out for this year's fantastic charity auction raising money for Westminster Befriend a Family and hosted by our friends at Forster Chase. The auction takes…

Community Really Does Matter

Blanka, her husband and their three young children have lived in temporary accommodation for almost nine years. They've experienced many difficulties living like this, not least of which is the…