How you can support us

 

There are so many ways you can help us to support brain injury survivors and their families. Here are just a few tasters!

 

Corporate Support

 

Headway East Northants depends on the generous support of organisations and their employees. Without corporate support, we simply wouldn't be able to continue the work we do.

 

So think about adopting us as your 'Charity of the Year' to support, or encourage staff to fundraise for Headway East Northants. Charity involvement promotes teamwork, develops leadership skills, builds confidence and helps communication and creativity thrive.

 

 

Payroll Giving

 

Payroll Giving is an easy, efficient and flexible way to donate to Headway East Northants by a direct deduction from your monthly wages.

 

Your regular contribution will mean that Headway East Northants can continue to provide support to brain injury survivors in the long term, and will also help us to budget and plan ahead more effectively.

 

There are many benefits to this type of donating:

 

It is tax-effective, so Headway East Northants will receive both your donation, AND the tax you'd have paid on that amount - so there are no Gift Aid forms to fill in.

 

Payroll Giving donations are deducted before tax, so for each £1.00 you give, it will actually only cost you 80p. If you're a higher-rate taxpayer, it'll cost just 60p.

 

It can be for any amount - it simply depends entirely on what you feel you'd like to donate.

 

It enables you to budget for supporting Headway East Northants each month.

 

Donate to Us

 

There are several ways you can donate to Headway East Northants.

To donate to Headway East Northants please click here.

 

However if you wish to make a donation please don't forget to Gift Aid it. 

 

Take on a challenge!

 

Ever fancied doing something totally different for a great cause? 

 

Whether it's that sponsored run or swim, bake-off contest, disco or maybe something totally crazy, we want to hear from you! 

 

Do it - take up that challenge for Headway East Northants and raise money to support us. Each and every penny makes real differences to lives.

 

As an example, back in 2016, some of our supporters climbed the Giant White Mountain in Iceland, and also took part in a skydive! However, don't worry if that sort of thing is a bit too wild. We're just as delighted to hear from you if you're thinking of something like a tombola, raffle or bake sale! 

Run a Marathon!

 

Headway East Northants has places available in the Virgin London Marathon each year. If you've ever been tempted to take up this fantastic challenge, we'd love to hear from you. You'll have fun, get fit and at the same time raise money that makes a huge difference to the lives of brain injury survivors and their loved ones. 

 

We'll support you at each and every step of the way, ensuring you have everything you need so you're Run-Ready! 

 

For more information about obtaining a place, do get in touch with our Admin & Fundraising Coordinator, Becky Lake, on  rebecca.lake@headwayeastnorthants.org.uk

Latest News

Our AGM, Friday 28th September

 

We are looking forward to hosting our Annual General Meeting here at the Centre on Friday 28th September. 

 

The meeting will start at 4.30pm and should last approximately 40 minutes, giving us the opportunity to reflect on our activities over the last year. Buffet and refreshments available. 

 

For more details, or if you'd like to come along, please let Becky know by Friday 21st September on 01933 652311 or by emailing her at  rebecca.lake@headwayeastnorthants.org.uk

Raunds Ukelele Orchestra fundraising concert!

 

Our facilitator Freyja, deputy manager Jonny, and the Headway Music Group will be performing with others at a fabulous fundraising concert to raise funds for both Headway East Northants and the Cransley Hospice. 

Why not go along for an evening of great music and fundraising for two fabulous causes?

The concert is on the 6th October and starts at 7pm at Rushden Heritage Chapel and Halls, Park Road, Rushden.

For more details or to book tickets, please visit  http://www.ticketsource.co.uk/a-different-direction-choir

Client Michael obtains Food Safety qualification! 

Headway East Northants client, Michael, last week successfully completed an online course in Food Safety for Catering, and as a result, is now Level 2-qualified in Food Handling. 

Michael enjoys both our cookery sessions and I.T here at Headway East Northants, so combining the two together was a win-win!

Huge congratulations to Michael on this terrific achievement!