John Lewis Foundation helps Genesis roll out new client development programme

Former Chief Executive of Genesis, Paul Solly, has taken on a new role within the charity as Head of Client Development. Thanks to both funding and support from the John Lewis Foundation he will be introducing the Genesis Pathways Programme at our core projects to help people move on positively in their lives. The programme will...Read More »

Congratulations to our 4 London Marathon runners!

Well done and thanks to Tom Flemons, Sarah Street , Garrod Musto and Genesis trustee Ian Mc Kay who all completed the London Marathon yesterday. We’re delighted they all got round and they even enjoyed it! Somehow , in the 38,000 strong crowd of runners,  Garrod and Ian managed to meet each other  for the...Read More »

We’re hiring !

We have 2 fundraising jobs available at present : Head of Fundraising ( Full Time ) and an Individual Giving Manager ( Part Time). The closing dates for both posts is May 2nd.We also have a part time Project Worker post a/v with Home for Good ( 11.5 hours a week). Job descriptions for all 3...Read More »

We’re hiring : Part time manager needed for Saturday Life project

We’re looking for a special person to manage our homeless drop in centre on Saturday mornings – the post involves leading a volunteer team who will provide breakfast for our visitors in a welcoming environment at Friend’s Meeting House on York Street. More details available here or call Caleb on 01225 463549 for more information....Read More »

Sign up for one of our volunteer Reflection Days in May!

To thank our 700 wonderful volunteers and celebrate all that they do, we’re hosting a series of Reflection Days in May – we hope these will be a great opportunity for volunteers across the projects to meet up and share their experiences as well as learn about future plans for Genesis Trust. We’ve tried to...Read More »

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 »