This week the city of Kolkata has been placed in lockdown for 21 days. Because of this, all our projects in the slums and working with street communities have been temporarily placed on hold because of the governments directive. The HOPE hospital and our protection homes are fully operating at present and will continue to do so.
We know that these are very difficult and uncertain times, at home in the UK and for our friends, colleagues and beneficiaries in India. We need to remember that we’re all in this together and by playing our individual parts we’ll come out the other side sooner rather than later and we can all be…
On behalf of HOPE UK, we wish to inform you that our colleague Chloe Seymour is leaving her role as our fundraising officer on 28 February 2020.
The Hope Foundation UK has a position available for a Fundraising and Events Manager. This is an exciting opportunity to channel your energy and enthusiasm into raising much needed funds to provide essential services for street connected children and slum communities in Kolkata.
When Jan May discovered that HOPE supporters and Yoga instructors Vikki Stevenson and Simon Low were taking a group to Kolkata to practice yoga and visit HOPE projects, she knew she had to go with them.
We are very thankful to everyone who supported the lovely Movie Night in aid of HOPE recently in Bedford!
Charlie McBurney has volunteered twice with The Hope Foundation in Kolkata. Here, Charlie writes about her experience and about the importance of our work in the City of Joy.
We are absolutely delighted to announce that our founder and Honorary CEO Maureen Forrest has won The Graham Norton Gin Inspiring Charity Leader Award for 2019! The award recognises Maureen as one of Ireland’s most inspiring women. Everyone at HOPE is incredibly proud!
Below is the official announcement transcript.
Miss England 2019 Bhasha Mukherjee was guest of honour at the Annual Gala Fundraising Dinner in aid of The Hope Foundation UK
Yoga teachers and long time HOPE supporters Simon Low and Vikki Stevenson are delighted to announce details of their exciting upcoming Kolkata Yoga 2021 trip!
Ahead of the ICC 2019 Cricket World Cup, 10 teams of street girls and boys from across the world have an amazing opportunity to come to London to compete in their own Cricket World Cup event (SCCWC), from 30th April to 7th May. The Hope Foundation has been invited to bring a team of street…
It’s Black Friday / Cyber Monday weekend and we’ve got a great deal for you to get your teeth into!
Anglo Indian Recipes & Remedies is a wonderful book by long-time HOPE supporter Bill Lethorn, who has dedicated his much-loved family recipes to HOPE.