Cash boost for South Glos charity

December 22 2016

A local charity that trains volunteers so they can befriend struggling families with small children is celebrating a grant from the Big Lottery.

A local charity that trains volunteers so they can befriend struggling families with small children is celebrating a grant from the Big Lottery.

Home-Start Bristol, which celebrates its 30th birthday this year, will receive £373,000 to support its work over the next five years.

Scheme Manager Beverley Symonds said, “We are delighted to receive this generous funding from the Big Lotteryl. We have worked so hard to achieve our goals, working with families in real need of help. This gives us the security to plan even more support for disadvantaged local families and children.”