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Thanks to the Bath Spa students who slept out for Genesis!

Lifeline volunteer and third year creative writing student at Bath Spa Univesity , Venetia Law, organised her own fund raiser for Genesis recently : a sleep out on campus. She has raised £575 so far and said “It was so cold but went so well. Everyone enjoyed themselves! Loads of people donated money, blankets and...Read More »

Congratulations to our Bath Half runners

Huge thanks to our 18 Bath Half runners who not only fundraised but trained long and hard on dark winter nights for the event. Two of our staff Caleb Mallard and Sarah Buck took part and it was Sarah’s first half marathon. Some of our runners ran despite injuries and we’re hugely grateful to them...Read More »

Our Bath Half runners are ready for the off!

Wishing our Bath Half runners the best of luck this week as they take part in their final training sessions for the half marathon this Sunday, 12th March. Our 18 strong team includes two of our staff : fundraiser Sarah Buck and Lifeline Deputy Manager, Caleb Mallard. Our runners range in age from 18 to...Read More »

Our staff are in serious training mode for the Bath Half !

With less than a fortnight to go to the Bath Half Marathon on March 12th, 2 of our staff are channelling the super power vibe as they get ready for the big day. Fund raiser Sarah Buck is doing her first Bath Half whilst drop in centre worker, Caleb Mallard, is an old hand. Sarah...Read More »

Thanks to our Student volunteers, we really value your input!

As it’s National Student Volunteering Week this week, we’d like to thank some wonderful volunteers from local universities. Venetia Law is in the 3rd year of a degree in Creative Writing at Bath Spa Uni and helps out at our homeless drop in centre twice a week. She’s also organising a sleep out at her...Read More »

Congratulations to our award winning volunteer Giles Peters!

Sunday Centre coordinator Giles Peters , who has been volunteering for Genesis for 15 years, won the Volunteer Leader of the Year at the B&NES Chairman’s awards ceremony this week. Sunday Centre is  one of the charity’s longest standing projects and Giles co ordinates over 100 volunteers who provide Sunday lunch in a homely setting to...Read More »

We’re Hiring!

We are looking for a full time Finance and Data Administrator to join our central team as we embark on exciting plans for 2017. This is a salaried post.  Call Caleb on 01225 463549 for the job description and application form. Closing date is 13th February. More information about the post is available here....Read More »

Thanks to all who helped us win a £5,000 grant from Aviva!

Huge thanks today to our many supporters who took the time to vote online last year for our grant application to the Aviva Community Fund. We learned this week that we’ve been awarded a grant of £5,000 to install a shower and industrial washing machine at Lifeline, our homeless drop in centre. Lifeline moved from...Read More »

Run for us in 2017 !

We can help you fulfil your New Year’s resolution if it’s fitness related! We have just one place left now for the Bath Half on March 12th – in just under 9 weeks time. We’d love you to join our 20 strong team so don’t delay call Sarah to grab this final place. She’s on...Read More »

Happy New Year!

We’re hoping 2017 will be an exciting year for us and that we’ll be in a position to start the building work at our new premises on Walcot Street. There’s still a lot of fund raising to do but we’re glad to be almost three quarters of the way to our £1.1 million target. Our homeless drop...Read More »