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The latest news, guidance and good stories from our movement

Marathon Kids

Let us tell you about Marathon Kids UK

Let us tell you about Marathon Kids UK, a charity which helps kids unleash their potential through sport.  We all know that kids thrive on achievements and accomplishing challenges of…

It’s Time for you to hear this…

Losing a parent is like losing part of yourself. It is not something you should deal with alone, and that is why the wonderful community at It’s Time are expanding,…

Quietnote sets the standard for responsible businesses everywhere!

Another pledge match packed full of positive impact in the bag! This time, we’re celebrating something a little different… Will Crawford, Director and Founder of quietnote, hosted a music mindfulness…

Apex Connected pledges over £7500 of value to Good Causes!

Apex Connected has created an incredible amount of positive impact through Make Good Grow’s platform since joining earlier this year, totalling over £7500 of pledged value. With 3 Pledge Matches…

Two Good Causes helped thanks to UK Flooring Direct and Make Good Grow

The Horse and People Project CIC and GINA UK have been provided with two fully refurbished laptops, free of charge, thanks to Make Good Grow and UK Flooring Direct.

Why the power of skilled volunteering is invaluable

With charities under immense and increasing pressure with the rising costs of living, skilled volunteers are needed now more than ever.

Behind the Cause Podcast – Episode 06

Andrew and Lynne, two of the driven and dedicated trustees from New Futures Nepal joined us on  a recent Behind the Cause podcast recording. They told us about how the…

Behind the Cause – Women’s Day Special – Episode 05

To mark International Women’s Day, we were joined by three wonderful women who are all involved with good causes that support and help women and girls in the midlands. Jaime…

Behind the Cause Podcast – Episode 04

The brilliant Dave Jacob-Lloyd and Harry Finch from the charity It's Time, discuss starting a charity from scratch with a host of skilled individuals linked together by the commonality of…

Behind the Cause Podcast – Episode 03

We were joined by the tour de force that is Tina Costello from Heart of England Community Foundation. Tina told us all about how the Heart of England Community Foundation…

Behind the Cause Podcast – Episode 02

We were joined by Ryan Jackson from the Lily Mae Foundation. He told us about the heartbreaking journey to setting up the charity, how the work they do has grown…

Behind the Cause Podcast – Episode 01

We were joined by Alex Wallace from Mintridge Foundation. Alex told us all about the highs and lows of running a small charity, we even heard about the cows and…