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Haven Christmas Lunch

Lots of us joined together for a super festive Christmas lunch at The Haven today. The team of volunteers cooked a superb roast and then Kev led us in Christmas carols – Emily swiftly avoided a solo that Annie tried to enforce! We hope all the volunteers have a lovely Christmas break and look forward...
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Tree of Light 2016 raises over £2,000

We had another really successful Tree of Light, raising just over £2,000 + gift aid and picking up four potential new volunteers on the stall as part of the Woolston Christmas Fair. Lots of people turned up to sing carols with The Rising Stars and to see the Mayor of Southampton turn on the tree...
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The best thing about volunteering with Communicare is going home after a visit knowing I have brought sunshine for a short while into someone’s life.

£500 from The Archer Trust

After a string of applications completed, we are so pleased that the Archer Trust have decided to fund us for 2017. We received a cheque for £500 today. Thank you so much for having the confidence in our team and the belief in our work in Southampton.

Vintage & Craft Fair Raised £1,100

A huge thank you to everyone that made it to the Vintage & Craft Fair on Saturday. Whether you helped out beforehand, helped on the day or simply came to shop, you are all wonderful for supporting us. We raised about £1,100 and think we may have picked up 4 or 5 new volunteers! Annie...
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New Donations Packs Available

Our new donation packs are available in all offices. Inside is an explanation of why donations are important to us, as well as some donation envelopes that ask clients to list their name and the date of the donation. Several clients mentioned wanting to give more private donations so we hope these will help. Perhaps these...
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Communicare Teams Up with Emmaus Hampshire

Communicare has recently teamed up with Emmaus. They are a social enterprise community, supporting former homeless, helping them to regain control of their lives and get back into employment. Their companions have been helping Communicare clients with decorating, DIY and gardening. Please let us know if your clients would like help with this – we’re...
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Sunrise Tea Party

We were delighted to be invited to afternoon tea at Sunrise of Bassett today. They organised a professional vintage singer, a full and delicious afternoon tea and we shared a quiz with an Autumnal theme. Unfortunately, Emily didn’t fully explain the rules and a few competitive people were not impressed that they could’ve gained a...
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Tea Party at Bitterne Conservative Club

Bitterne Conservative Club very kindly invited us to join them for afternoon tea today, organised by volunteer, Larry. 20 of us enjoyed delicious food, a great quiz (very hard for Emily, easy for winner, Kay) and a super sing-a-long which Annie particularly enjoyed! The cakes were definitely some of the poshest yet – mini strawberry...
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