Member News

A newly accredited member of Business Against Poverty, the Living Bar Company provides dry hire of our self designed Living Bars and  unique Living Walls for hire at events and weddings in the area. As a relatively new business in the area they’re holding a showcase event in Chapmanslade and would very much like to invite anyone working in the events industry (planners, caterers, marquee providers and the like) to come along

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We’re launching our first UK project!

Fay & ClaireEarlier this year, we announced we would be ring-fencing £10,000 to support a new UK project based in the BA postcode region. We asked for individuals or groups to submit their ideas for a community initiative and are now delighted to confirm that a project has been selected – Bridging the Gap – which will be run by founders and volunteer project leaders, Fay Yandell and Claire Parfitt. Continue reading

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Gala Ball Auction – Prize Donations Welcomed

After the success of last year’s Sparkling  Ball and auction/raffle – which raised in excess of a whopping £14,000 for children living in extreme poverty around the world – we are calling upon all of our valued friends, members and supporters to donate whatever they can to this years’ sold-out event’s auction/raffle at Bailbrook House Hotel, Bath, November 22nd.

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Business Member News

2014-awards-logo-nominated-with-sponsor-webWe would like to congratulate member & business ambassador, Yvonne Bignall, for her 14 client nominations for the What’s On 4 Me Awards! Not only that, she has been nominated in two categories: Continue reading

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The Power of One

YvonneB_Portfolio_2This month I want to talk about the power of one…

I’ve been contemplating my ambassador role and how I can build greater momentum with engaging potential new members. It can be a bit frustrating as I am really excited by the work Business against Poverty enables People against Poverty to do however I never want to sound like a sales machine! What I want is to see real growth of a charity that truly works at ground roots.

And then it struck me… just focus on The Power of One. Continue reading

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Member of the Month – Claire Stringer

For the second time this year Claire has been awarded our Member of the Month.  Continue reading

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New Business Members – September ’14

We are delighted to welcome 2 new members this month.

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Tim Goodman provides bespoke packages of his Living Bar business.  From small affairs to big events, Tim has the bar to suit your needs.  For inspiration and prices please visit his website

 

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