Homelink News

HOMELINK seeks to recruit an Honorary Treasurer

HOMELINK seeks to recruit an Honorary Treasurer

HOMELINK is seeking to recruit a trustee who would act as the charity’s Honorary Treasurer. Working with Lewes District Council (LDC) and other agencies we offer interest-free loans to cover the deposit and rent in advance, to help those who LDC has no duty to house...

Welcome to HOMELINK’s new-look newsletter

Welcome to HOMELINK’s new-look newsletter

2020 was quite a year for everybody, but, thanks to your support and the work of our brilliant team, HOMELINK has continued to help the most vulnerable in our community into housing. In our newsletter you’ll find updates, calls to action and a taster of what’s ahead...

HOMELINK craft auction raises £5,842 for local families

HOMELINK craft auction raises £5,842 for local families

The ‘Home is where the craft is’ creative challenge culminated in a fundraising auction on World Homeless Day, 10th October, raising close to £6000 for HOMELINK’s latest campaign, #homes4families. Thanks to community support we received over a hundred submissions from...

HOMELINK welcomes new trustee

Ros Toomey, a solicitor who has lived in Lewes for many years and who has a long standing interest in helping homeless people, has recently joined HOMELINK as a trustee. Ros normally works full-time in London, and is married with a daughter. She went to school in...

Linda Barker announces winners of community craft challenge

Linda Barker announces winners of community craft challenge

Over the summer, designer and TV presenter, Linda Barker, helped HOMELINK sound a Sussex-wide call to action to encourage makers, of all ages and all abilities, to create and donate an item for the home or garden in aid of HOMELINK’S latest campaign, #homes4families....

11-year-old fundraising champion raises enough to reunite a family

11-year-old fundraising champion raises enough to reunite a family

Willow Leeming is a young girl on a fundraising mission! She wanted to make a difference locally to those facing homelessness so recently trained for, and completed, a challenging 10km run. In doing so she raised a mighty £1820 for HOMELINK, an amount which has...

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