Category: fundraising

May 23, 2019

Thank you Sainsbury’s Scarborough

We were delighted to meet our supporters from Sainsbury’s in Scarborough yesterday We were there to say thank you in person to Sharron and her colleagues, who have provided much appreciated support for our work in the area over the past year, not least by raising over £2,000 for SASH! As well as raising money, …

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Apr 9, 2019

Sleepout Success!

£24,347 and counting! That’s how much we’ve raised from the 2019 York Sleepout, thanks to our amazing supporters and volunteers. A record 110 people took part last Friday night. There were and local businesses, individuals, families with children. As always, there was a wonderful atmosphere, a great buzz as people arrived, set up their shelters …

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Feb 21, 2019

The Sleepout is back!

York’s original and best Sleepout is back for 2019 Our annual Sleepout raises money that comes directly to support our work. This year the event is being held in the grounds of Bootham School and anyone who wants to help homeless young people is welcome! Every year, SASH helps over 300 young people who are …

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Feb 1, 2019

Coles Solicitors raise £19,500 for SASH

Thanks to our local business supporters we’ve had a great start to the year Coles Solicitors in York chose SASH as their Charity of the Year in 2018 and have raised £19,500 to help us prevent youth homelessness. The firm’s creative approach to fundraising included a ‘virtual ball’, where people stayed at home and instead …

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Jan 31, 2019

Lady Lumley’s Sleepout for SASH

Students at Lady Lumley’s school in Pickering slept out in freezing conditions for SASH last Friday. Head of House Oliver Reynolds organised the sponsored sleepout (in tents!) and 12 students took part on Friday 18 January. Our colleague Nicky Taylor-Olsson gave a talk on the evening about our work, before the students put their heads …

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Jan 24, 2019

Your Change, Their Future

The Queens Hotel in York has raised over £2,880 for SASH, enough to cover the expenses for 155 nights of emergency accommodation. This impressive amount has been raised because the hotel is taking part in Your Change, Their Future.  The campaign works by inviting hotel guests to donate their spare change in a specially printed …

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Dec 5, 2018

Sing for SASH

Thank you to everyone who supported Sing for SASH 2018! We had a fantastic weekend of music in York thanks to our cast of star performers who played and sang their hearts out: Chechelele Clash City Rockers York Glee Singers Janette and Colin Davies Johnathan Harrop Lucy’s Pop Choir Thomo 123 band Ross Bennett Acomb …

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Nov 15, 2018

The Big Give is Back!

Christmas should be a time of joy, spent with loved ones. Sadly, for those we help it can be a time of extreme loneliness and isolation.  We want to raise £12,500 by 04 December to help us ensure that all those we help have a safe place to stay and can access 24 hour support …

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Oct 24, 2018

We could win £25,000 – vote for SASH!

This is a substantial amount of money that will make a real difference to our ability to recruit, train and support much-needed new hosts who can offer a room to a young person facing homelessness. However, we need your vote to help us reach the finals. SASH is the only homeless charity in the Yorkshire …

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Oct 23, 2018

Local businesswoman raises £5000 for SASH!

Catherine set herself this ambitious fundraising target as a way of celebrating the 10th anniversary of her business, Kaleidoscope Virtual Assistant Services, because she wanted to mark the occasion by helping organisations in York that support children and young people. And to achieve it, she set out to walk and wild camp the entire length …

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