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Granny Norbag is on a mission to save Christmas!

Yorkshire’s favourite Granny is calling on everyone to do something special this Christmas by putting a little something extra under their Christmas tree, to help those who have been affected by widespread flooding across South Yorkshire. Granny is asking schools, workplaces and businesses to put a bucket or box under their Christmas tree and to […]

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How to volunteer or make item donations in response to the South Yorkshire Flooding

If you are interested in donating your time or goods to support those impacted by the recent flooding, then there are plenty of ways you can get involved. Here is a list of the different ways you can currently give your support. This is based on the information we have been provided by the relevant […]

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British Red Cross activates Disaster Fund to help those worst affected by floods

The British Red Cross has given £50,000 from its Disaster Fund to help people who have been most affected by the flooding in Yorkshire and the Midlands. The money will be used to meet the urgent needs of people in the worst affected areas. It will be distributed by local organisations based on need, through […]

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The Findings from Vital Signs 2019 Revealed

New research into community needs in South Yorkshire has been released by local charity South Yorkshire’s Community Foundation (SYCF). The findings reveal that mental and physical health, high levels of deprivation, visible homelessness and personal safety for South Yorkshire residents are the topmost concerns. The research combines a community consultation with local people to find […]

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Freemasons Give £15,000 to support South Yorkshire flood victims

Yorkshire Freemasons have donated thousands of pounds in an emergency grant to help those in South Yorkshire affected by this week’s floods. £15,000 is being donated to South Yorkshire Community Foundation’s Emergency Flood Disaster Relief Appeal by the Freemasons Province of Yorkshire West Riding – which covers West and South Yorkshire. The appeal will support […]

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Emergency Flood Disaster Relief Appeal launches to support victims of flooding across South Yorkshire

An emergency appeal has launched to support those affected by the flooding across South Yorkshire. Thousands of people have been evacuated, with hundreds of homes flooded in the worst hit areas. Whilst the true extent of the damage of the floods is still being realised, disruption continues to schools, business, roads and public transport. Local […]

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SYCF Office closed until further notice

Unfortunately the SYCF office has been affected by flooding and will be closed until further notice. We are sorry for any inconvenience caused and will provide updates as to when we will be up and running again as soon as possible.

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SY100 Spotlight: Craig McKay

As Managing Director of Evenort Ltd Group and with over 26 years of experience in the manufacturing industry, Craig McKay knows well the core values needed for a business to achieve excellence. For Evenort, one of those core values is Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) and how they can give back to the communities they work within. […]

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Inspiring Awards Night Celebrates Community Champions

A celebration of community with local people at its heart, this October witnessed the launch of the first-ever Community Champions Awards 2019. Excited finalists and their loved ones were welcomed into a glistening Sheffield Cathedral, lit by candlelight and adorned with flowers, to receive awards for their work in the community. The Community Champions Awards […]

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Community Champions Awards Finalists Revealed!

The finalists have been announced for the first-ever Community Champions Awards. The awards are a celebration of the local heroes who too often go unrecognised for their extraordinary efforts helping people in their community. Established by local charity, South Yorkshire’s Community Foundation (SYCF) and BBC Radio Sheffield, the awards aim to shine a light on […]

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