How beautiful a day can be when it thouches it
“Too often we underestimate the power of a touch, a smile, a kind word, a listening ear, an honest compliment, or the smallest act of aring, all of which have the potential to turn a life around.” – Leo Buscaglia.
Alice was able to support a mum who wanted to volunteer her time to help the Alice Charity, we paid for her daughter to attend nursery one day a week. Everyone involved benefited as the little girl flourished and made lots of new friends, our new volunteer grew in confidence and made the decision to go to university, and by donating her time it helped Alice raise lots of much needed cash.
We have helped a grandparent to secure residency of their grandchild by funding court costs. This provided stability for the family and minimised disruption for the child.
Alice supported a low income family to pay for their son to attend a school residential trip, so that he wasn’t the only child left behind at school and felt included in the class activities.
A massive thank you to Laura from Synectics Solutions for running the Cheshire 10K in aid of Alice Charity. Thank you to everyone who supported and sponsored Laura, Laura has raised £270. The money raised will be used to support vulnerable families in Stoke and...read more
The holidays are fast approaching, for some Christmas is not a time of joy and celebration and more of dread and fear. Stoke-On-Trent is the 16th most deprived local authority in England (based on the 2010 indices of deprivation). With several areas within...read more
Being a single parent is hard, but being a single parent that is currently off sick with very little money coming in, is a nightmare. We did a visit this morning to a single dad who needed nappies, wipes and food. The love between father and daughter was heartwarming,...read more
I’m Emily Family Support Director and Co–Founder of Alice Charity. I am the project manager for Little Kindnesses. Little Kindnesses is the project that catches everything that doesn’t fit into any other project. Whether it’s getting school uniforms, paying for...read more