Period Poverty

Period Poverty

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Fantastic news!  We are very proud to say that we are now a designated Freedom 4 Girls pick up point, providing FREE access to sanitary products for women and girls in need of support. We'd like to give a BIG shout out to Tina Leslie at Freedom 4 Girls for arranging this and to Hey Girls Uk for supplying the pads. For more info about pick up times, please call on 0113 240 5894 and to download the poster, click here.  
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Summer Holiday Programme 2018

Summer Holiday Programme 2018

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Click here to download the full Summer Holiday Brochure 2018. Click here to download the 'Let's Celebrate' Flyer. Please note there are limited places left, please call on 0113 240 5894 to check availability.
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100 Dreams 100 Days

100 Dreams 100 Days

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100 Dreams 100 Days NEWS! We have launched a 100-day campaign to celebrate the century of voting rights for women.  We will be hosting ‘100 dreams, 100 days’ which will involve 100 young women from across Leeds, who will each be sharing their dreams for the future on Twitter, using the hashtag #100dreams100days. The 100 day-long campaign is inspired by a quote endorsed by women’s rights advocate and Duchess of Sussex, Meghan Markle, who said “girls with dreams become women with vision” at the UN Women’s Conference on International Women’s Day in 2015. To mark 100 years since some women…
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Valentine’s Day Campaign

Valentine’s Day Campaign

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Valentine's Day Campaign Valentine's day won’t be a romantic time for everyone so if you're worried for yourself or someone you know, give us a ring on 0113 240 5894 and have a look at the work we do about this subject here. These brilliant posters were produced by young women at Getaway Girls for Valentine's Day for the Protective not Possessive 2018 campaign.  
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MASSIVE thanks to Om Yoga Works

MASSIVE thanks to Om Yoga Works

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MASSIVE thanks to Om Yoga Works We would like to say a MASSIVE thank you to Angela and Bridget and all the wonderful customers of Om Yoga Works for choosing us to be their Charity of the Year 2017. In total they managed to raise over £1300 for us and we are incredibly grateful. Om Yoga chose us to be their charity of the year after seeing our plea last December for help for two homeless young women. They very generously raised money for these two young women and then went on to raise even more for us throughout the…
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Thank you Beulah festival

Thank you Beulah festival

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Thank you Beulah Festival We would like to say a MASSIVE thank you to the Beulah Festival for choosing us to be one of their charities of the year 2017. The Beulah Festival (pronounced Byoo-lah) took place at the magical Lime Tree Farm and celebrated human connection and creativity.  It was a 4-day grass-roots, sponsorship-free gathering which stepped boldly away from mainstream commercial events, and provided a welcome alternative for those who crave something "real". We'd like to say a massive thank you to these beautiful people for supporting us in 2017, it was a pleasure and an honour. If you'd like Getaway Girls…
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Thank you Megan Bounds and the Leeds Law Society

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Thank You Megan Bounds and the Leeds Law Society! Back in November 2017, Megan Bounds and the wonderful students of the Leeds Law Society held a silent auction at the School of Law Liberty Building.  The prizes were fantastic and this fab group of young people raised an AMAZING total of £3200 for us! Megan told us:   'As Pro Bono Secretary for Leeds Law Society, I ran the event on behalf of Leeds Law Society and Leeds Law School (University of Leeds). We raised over £3,200 with Comic Relief matching us, and were delighted with the event. We had a…
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Fab new ESOS group coming your way!

Fab new ESOS group coming your way!

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Fab new ESOL group coming your way! Was wanting to improve your English one of your New Year resolutions?  If it was, we have exciting news!  We're launching a new ESOL conversation group on Tuesday 16th January run by our wonderful workers Sienna & Sara, for 8 weeks.  Sienna & Sara are a lovely, friendly, welcoming pair so if you're a young women, aged 11 - 17 (or know of someone who is) wanting to improve your spoken English, why not make that first step by getting in touch? Download the flyer. Download a referral form. For more information or to…
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Fun, Fizz, Fashion & More!

Fun, Fizz, Fashion & More!

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Fun, Fizz, Fashion & More! Those wonderful peeps at Ramsden's are raising money for us again! Following on from their wonderful cake sale, this time they are holding a fashion show to raise funds for us. It promises to be a fab evening so don't miss out!  If you fancy coming, download the leaflet.
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