Kids Inspire helps disadvantaged young people turn their lives around and gives them back their future.
We support young people across Essex who are at an educational, social and/or economic disadvantage resulting from trauma or emerging mental health issues. For example they may have experienced sexual or domestic abuse, separation anxiety or significant loss.
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Paula Ashfield our Corporate & Events Fundraising Manager was delighted to be the Guest Speaker at the Chelmsford Mildmay Rotary Lunch. She gave a presentation on how Kids Inspire has grown over the last 10 years and how the money raised at the Edmund Carr Baddow Races will be spent. Rtn Ron Gregory said “Thank you Read more about Chelmsford Mildmay Rotary Lunch[…]
Kids Inspire are delighted to announce that they have been selected as one of the benefitting charities for ICAP Charity Day 2017. ICAP, its customers and partners have collectively raised nearly £135 million to date for charities around the world by donating 100% of its revenue and commission on one day each year since 1993. Read more about ICAP Charity Day 2017[…]
Visit Parks’ Stick Man Play Trail (Weald Country Park) certainly lived up to expectations when Kids Inspire’s ‘Kids Who Lunch’ club explored the wonders of the woodland last week… Park ranger Michelle had an action-packed day planned for the ‘Kids Who Lunch’ club, ensuring they learnt valuable skills and gained an appreciation for nature whilst Read more about Stick Man Play Trail – Kids Who Lunch Club[…]
The ‘Kids Who Lunch’ Club reached new levels of excitement and creativity last week when drum warrior Shovell (of M People fame) came to Kids Inspire… Shovell came to Kids Inspire HQ well prepared last Wednesday, filling up the art therapy room with a multitude of drums and percussion instruments for the kids to experiment with. And Read more about The ‘Kids Who Lunch’ Club Drumming Workshop[…]
On Friday 21st July, Kids Inspire held a bucket collection at the Essex County Cricket Ground. It was an exciting evening as Essex Eagles beat Hampshire in the T20 by seven wickets. The bucket collection raised a fabulous £356 for the charity. Thank you to our volunteers who helped on the evening and all the Read more about Essex County Cricket Bucket Collection[…]
Join #teamkidsinspire on Sunday 18th March 2018 for the Sportsticks Brentwood Half Marathon. We have a limited number of guaranteed places, sign up now and get training, what are you waiting for? Are you looking for a new challenge or testing your fitness for the London and Brighton Marathon? The route passes through some of the beautiful Read more about Sportsticks Brentwood Half Marathon 2018[…]
The 23rd Chelmsford Scout Group have climbed Mount Snowdon and have so far raised over£260 for Kids Inspire. This is so impressive particularly as three of the group are only 11!
Congratulations to Barratt David Wilson Homes (Eastern Division) for their fantastic Golf Day held at Crown Plaza Five Lakes on Thursday 6th July. Not only did they raise an amazing amount of money for their two chosen charities Kids Inspire and Little Havens Hospice but they even managed to organise fantastic weather for their golfers.
As well as achieving their ambition of completing a tandem skydive with the Red Devils, Joe Sloan and Charlie Wright raised over £850 for Kids Inspire. Thank you to everyone who sponsored them.
Thank you to the Kelvedon Bash who chose Kids Inspire as one of it’s charities this year. We really appreciate the donation of £500. Well done on a great event.