Fintech for Skiggle
In London, on 28th July, a social evening of drinks has been organised as a fundrasier for Skiggle! Development Manager, Helen will be travelling down from Skiggle HQ in Lancashire for the event and she would love to meet you there for a relaxed a enjoyable evening.
Tickets for the event are £7 and are available here
National Diversity Awards
Skiggle has been nominated for the 'Community Organisation Award for Disability’ at the National Diversity Awards 2022!
Nominations for voting have closed, so now we have a nervous wait to find out if we'll be one of the shortlisted nominees!
Help for Disabled Veterans
We are delighted to announce that to help us reach our nation's veterans Help for Heroes have shared details of Skiggle via their fellowship network.
An enormous thankyou to Barton Grange Garden Centre for supporting Skiggle with our christmas bauble fundraising campaign over Christmas 2021.
With their help, members of our Skiggle community and of the general public, the total donated to Skiggle was:
Every pound and penny will help us to keep Skiggle free to use, and help us keep up with the ever growing demand for the charities' services!
UK Charity of the Year
What an incredible end to 2021! Having been shortlisted as a finalist in the 'Charity Today' awards, we are proud to announce that we are the winners of UK CHARITY OF THE YEAR!
We want to thankyou each and every one of you who voted for Skiggle! For you all to have such faith and confidence in just the two of us, trying to make a difference, is truly humbling.
Helen (Development Manager)
We offer support to ex-armed forces personnel with a range of different injuries.
To help us reach our nation's veterans, Blesma have very kindly published an article about Skiggle in their 2021 "winter bulletin." We can be found on page 11 https://blesma.org/news-media/publications/
Read more on Skiggle's page dedicated to veterans.
Wheelchair Football Association (WFA)
We are delighted to announce that Skiggle is now a National League pitchside sponsor for the Wheelchair Football Association (2021/2022 season).
WFA National Development Officer, Ryan Sipple said: “We’re delighted to announce Skiggle as one of our National League’s Pitchside Sponsors. Skiggle are an incredible Charity that strive to provide people with round-the-clock access to disability care products and equipment.”
Read more about our exciting partnership in our latest blog