Posted: Fri, 30 Nov 2012 13:30
Young people were fighting for change in Loughborough town centre by protesting against proposed housing benefit cuts for under 25s as well as directing homeless people towards services.
Danielle Martin,... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 26 Nov 2012 11:53
We had a great day at the Charity Market held in Loughborough Market Place on Sunday 25th November and our thanks go to the many people who supported our stalls, including our Volunteers and Trustees who... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 01 Oct 2012 11:50
A big thank you to Loughborough Building Society for a £495 Community Grant, which will be used to buy clothing with Sofa's logo for volunteers.
Posted: Fri, 20 Jul 2012 11:13
The "Rooms in Strange Places" initiative once again highlighted re-use and the importance of diverting good quality items from landfill. This mock dining room was set up at:
- Beaumanor Hall
- Market Harborough... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 03 Jul 2012 16:00
As the Olympic Torch came to Loughborough, Sofa was a part of the celebrations cheering on the torch on its way to the Olympic Stadium.
Posted: Mon, 25 Jun 2012 10:47
Staff and volunteers from Sofa got up very, very early on Saturday 23rd June to collect re-useable items from 1,800 vacated student properties targeted by Charnwood Borough Council.
Posted: Mon, 18 Jun 2012 13:26
We were thrilled to be nominated in the "Business" section for a Don't Muck Around Award, organised by Charnwood Borough Council and sponsored by Serco. Although we didn't win on the night it's lovely... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 13 Jun 2012 10:35
In June 2012 Sofa was awarded a Partnership for Employment Award by the RNIB College Loughborough for the fourth year running for "An outstanding contribution to the employment of people with disabilities".... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 07 Jun 2012 10:39
Volunteers and staff had a lovely day out by coach on June 6th 2012 to the Black Country Living Museum.