Week 21 – Apuldram Centre | NJIB

Originally founded in 1989 by parents who wanted their children, with learning disabilities, to have a meaningful life, the Apuldram Centre is now still going strong 25 years later. Pulling up the sma...

Week 20 – Fitzroy | NJIB

It takes all kind of people to make this world the wonderful and vibrant place that it is, that, includes people with learning disabilities. I have long marvelled at my mother, a care home manager for...

Week 19 – Spinal Injuries Association | NJIB

I guess you never think you’re going to break your back. It’s not something that ever really crosses your mind; that one day you may be confined to a wheel chair. But, it could happen to a...

Week 18 – Reflection | NJIB

So after a long 17-week stint, I finally had a week to myself! This week, I did not attend a charity but worked from home catching up on all the vital and flagged emails in my inbox. Yes, there were q...

Week 17 – Great Western Air Ambulance

So you’re on your way home from work, thinking about that dinner you have to prepare, as your guests arrive in about an hour. You’re pushing a little harder on the pedal than you usually w...

Week 14 – Cuan Wildlife Rescue | NJIB

I think my luck’s in as this week I am with animals again! Slightly different from the ones before as this week, I am with wild animals. Not bears or lions, but squirrels and owls, oh my! Cuan W...

My first week as National Philanthropy Manager

Hi Everyone, Today is #payitforwardfriday and today I am going to be sharing my amazing first week with UA! I started my first week on Tuesday where I spent the day at the Birmingham offices. It was t...

Good Deed 287

I spent a lot of today on the phone sorting out my car insurance claim I ended up with a lovely guy called Simon from Admiral Insurance who was amazing. Before we started the lengthy conversation ar...

Good Deeds 284,285,286

So I’ve spent the past few days at home. Being sick and in bed asleep. I feel awful. Trying my best to rest and keep my neck and back active. I haven’t been out. For which I feel awful. I ...