The Together Project: uniting young and old

by Louise Goulden in London, England, United Kingdom

We did it
On 15th November 2017 we successfully raised £31,510 with 177 supporters in 28 days

The Together Project creates joyful experiences that unite young and old to tackle loneliness and strengthen communities.

by Louise Goulden in London, England, United Kingdom

We are absolutely over-the-moon that we've hit our target! Thanks to the incredible generosity of all our supporters we'll be able to start rolling Songs & Smiles out to more care homes. Around 1,500 children, parents and older people will benefit from the sessions, uniting parts of local communities that…

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Rewards

This project offers rewards in return for your donation.

£10 or more

£10 Reward

£10 could pay for name badges for children, parents and residents. This helps us get to know each other better and makes people feel part of a friendly community. Or for biscuits to bond with over a cup of tea! You'll receive my sincere gratitude, and the knowledge that you’ve helped to make a real contribution to people’s happiness

£25 or more

£25 Reward

£25 is the cost of a bubble machine and bubble liquid. The sensory stimulation this provides for children and elderly people is wonderful. We'll list your name as a donor on our website.

£50 or more

£50 Reward

£50 could help pay for reusable spill-proof hot drinks cups. Having a chat over a cup of tea and a biscuit is a wonderful bonding experience for parents and residents. These cups allow us to offer hot drinks in a safe way. We'll list your name as a donor on our website and we'll send you an email with photos from one of the sessions you’ve helped fund.

£100 or more

£100 Reward

£100 buys a wonderful selection of musical instruments for our sessions. Children, parents and residents have great fun playing everything from tambourines to triangles! We'll list your name as a donor on our website and we'll send you a printed thank-you card featuring a photo from one of the sessions you helped fund.

£200 or more

£200 Reward

£200 trains a volunteer. There are two at every session at each home, and as well as running the activities, they must be aware of our policies on safeguarding and health & safety and be equipped to handle all situations. We'll list your name as a donor on our website. We'll send you a printed thank-you card featuring a photo from one of the sessions you helped fund, as well as an email with an online album of photos.

£500 or more

£500 Reward

£500 helps pay for vital essentials: insurance, accounting, spreading the word to parents etc. We simply can't operate without this. We'll list your name as a donor on our website. We'll send you a printed thank-you card featuring a photo from one of the sessions you helped fund, as well as an email with an online album of photos. Plus you'll get a personalised video message of thanks from me and my baby son, Heath

£1,000 or more

£1,000 Reward

£1,000 helps pay for a coordinator to manage volunteers and organise sessions. This is crucial for making all of this happen! We'll list your name as a donor on our website. We'll send you an email with an online album of photos and a personalised video message from me and my baby son, Heath. Plus you'll get a printed photo collage from one of the sessions you’ve helped fund with a message of thanks to you, to display at your home or business


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