charity

The Big Give Christmas Challenge 2022

The Big Christmas Challenge has raised millions of pounds for thousands of charity projects since it first launched on the Big Give in 2008. One Donation, Twice the impact for AFK this winter!

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Finance & Corporate Services Director

We now seek a new Director of Finance and Operations to join our ambitious and inspirational charity.

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It didn’t break me: Matt tells us of his London Marathon journey

Completing the London Marathon was unlike any event I’ve experienced before. The crowds, the adrenaline, the atmosphere, my pal Nikki. It truly was an unforgettable experience. Emotions were high throughout, but it didn’t quite break me.

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Students on the World of Work Programme visit Morrisons

The AFK World of Work programme is partnering with schools and employers to create experiences and improve aspirations to enter work for young people with disabilities.

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‘Our View’ – Videos made by young people, for young people

‘Our View’ is a collection of short films made by young people with special educational needs and disabilities on their experiences, challenges and successes in preparing for and gaining employment.

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AFK’s Top 3 Reasonable Adjustments for the Workplace

AFK’s Top 3 Reasonable Adjustments for the Workplace, small changes that make the environment and work processes more accessible to all.

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Toy Trust: Around The World in 80 Hours

The toy industry has raised more than £20,000 for charitable causes during their Around the World in 80 Hours event.

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Mental Health Awareness Week 2021

The theme for Mental Health Awareness Week 2021 is “Connect with Nature”, highlighting the important role nature can play in boosting wellbeing.

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AFK named as a top UK charity for impact

AFK has been named “the best of the best” on Circle Acts’ list of the best UK charities to donate to for high-impact giving.

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Meet AFK’s new CEO!

AFK’s new CEO David Coe introduces himself to our community in this guest blog.

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