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Humbled to attend a second award evening tonight, this time hosted by Essex Community Foundation High Sheriff Award where we were awarded £2,500 towards our programme delivery costs. Thank you for recognising and supporting our work for a second year...read more
Super, super excited to announce LADS NEED DADS have won the NATIONAL CSJ Family Award! This is absolutely amazing for LND and the cause we represent. Here’s an excerpt from the press release: “Essex charity Lads Need Dads scoops national CSJ award! Lads...read more
Another community decorating job we sent the LND team to today. This time in Holland on Sea. Great chance for more of our boys to understand how to remove wallpaper, sand, prep a bedroom. More work to do on this next week but the team made a good start...read more
Fab night with our ambassador group this evening. Great check-in and we treated the group to a wood whittling session by the lovely Dave and Dillon from Woodlandsticks.co.uk The boys made necklaces and key rings from deer antler which they sanded and...read more
A BIG, BIG thank you to Charnallies Restaurant in Clacton-On-Sea, for so kindly donating four vouchers for a meal for two to the winning team on our Come Dine With Me event this evening. Thank you proprietor Nigel, for coming in this evening and presenting...read more
Getting ready to welcome the mums of the boys off our current cohort. The boys and their mentors are cooking their mums a three course Come Dine With Me Mother’s Day meal this evening. 😍 The event is being sponsored by Asda Clacton and Charnallies...read more
Our Equip Programme is currently open to referrals to boys attending Philip Morant School Colchester who are in years 8 or 9 and fit our criteria. If you wish to make a referral or want to discuss making one, please get in touch at firstname.lastname@example.org or...read more