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Volunteer Spotlight – Liz

National Volunteers’ Week is a time to celebrate the incredible impact that is made by thousands of people who give their time and energy to improve the lives of those around them. Liz has been volunteering for local reading charity ABC to Read for seven years. The charity recruit and train volunteers to give one-to-one…

Relief in Need: Helping a Berkshire charity move home

ABC in Read is passionate about ensuring that the highest percentage of funds they raise is put towards the recruitment and ongoing training of their volunteer mentors who work with local children struggling with their reading. When it was announced that their old office space at Bridge Hall in Reading would be closing, they knew…

Life-changing volunteers reaffirmed by Berkshire Community Foundation

As Volunteer Week approaches in a few weeks, local reading charity ABC to Read is shouting from the rooftops about the life-changing impact volunteers have. The charity works with local school children who are identified by their schools as struggling significantly with their reading. ABC to Read trained mentors make reading fun for the children,…

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