Lone: an in-depth look at our short film about homelessness

November 10, 2020

Lone was commissioned to launch our winter appeal and to raise awareness of the work we do to help those who are homeless, rough sleeping, in crisis or at risk of homelessness.

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Nottingham’s creative community joins forces for Emmanuel House’s Winter Appeal

November 5, 2020

We have launched our winter appeal by telling the people of Nottingham ‘You Can Make the Difference’ in supporting homeless, vulnerable and isolated adults across the city.

We’re launching our campaign with the release of Lone, a short film based on the lived experiences of homeless people in Nottingham. A public art campaign also includes a mural, a poster appeal and artwork across a city centre bus and tram.

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Clothing with a conscience at The Old Toffee Shop

October 20, 2020

For 8 weeks this autumn, Emmanuel House is the grateful recipient of 10% of profits from The Old Toffee Shop. So do they sell old toffee? No! The Old Toffee Shop refers to the home of mother and daughter Rachel and Amy in Nottingham, where they run the online second-hand clothing shop. There are already […]

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Virtual fundraising: We Shall Overcome’s live streamed poetry event

August 19, 2020

Stuck for fundraising ideas during the Coronavirus lockdown and want to support a Nottingham charity? In our new blog post series, we’ve taken inspiration from our very own supporters and have got a few new ideas to help you get creative and support Emmanuel House. Our friends at We Shall Overcome and ‘Poetry Aloud presents‘ have donated […]

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Over £1,000 raised for Nottingham charity through coffee and cake

August 19, 2020

This week we met Fran, who presented us with this giant cheque for £1,020 after she organised the Woodthorpe Avenue Coffee Morning with her neighbours during the Coronavirus lockdown.

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Virtual fundraising: Left Lion magazine donates online shop profits to Emmanuel House

August 6, 2020

Stuck for virtual fundraising ideas during the coronavirus lockdown? In our new blog post series, we’ve taken inspiration from our very own supporters and have got a few new ideas to help you get creative and support Emmanuel House. We’re saying a big thank you to our friends at Left Lion magazine who donated two […]

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11-year-old Casey raises over £800 for Emmanuel House in charity bike ride

August 5, 2020

This week we spoke to this summer’s star fundraiser Casey, who has raised an incredible £865 for Emmanuel House by doing a charity bike ride during the lockdown with her mum Amanda and dad Mark.

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Donate to Emmanuel House using AmazonSmile

August 3, 2020

We’re happy to announce that Emmanuel House Support Centre in Nottingham is now on the AmazonSmile charity list. This means that simply by doing your online shopping, you can help Emmanuel House to support homeless, vulnerable and isolated adults in Nottingham. What is AmazonSmile and how does it work? AmazonSmile is Amazon’s charity site that […]

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Fundraising from home: create clothes from textile waste

July 22, 2020

During the lockdown Gill has developed her basic skills of designing and creating garments from ‘textile waste’.

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Virtual fundraising ideas: sewing and selling

July 20, 2020

Stuck for virtual fundraising ideas during the coronavirus lockdown? In our new blog post series, we’ve taken inspiration from our very own supporters and have got a few new ideas to help you get creative and support Emmanuel House.

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