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Annual Report & Accounts 2014-15

The 2015 SMASH Annual General Meeting was held on Wednesday 5th August at Nationwide’s Head Office on Pipers Way. The meeting went brilliantly without a hitch, and it was great to see a mix of familiar faces who have supported SMASH for years and new people who are just starting to get involved. There was …

Stuart’s 3 Peaks Challenge

This September, our volunteer Stuart Westley is taking on the Three Peaks Challenge to raise money for SMASH! Last year, Stuart raised over £600 in the SMASH DASH by three-legged racing with his brother around the course while pushing a baby buggy. This year, he will be attempting to scale Ben Nevis, Scafell Pike and …

SMASH: Swindon Youth Mentoring

The 2015 SMASH AGM

You are invited to attend the 2015 SMASH AGM at Nationwide Head Office Nationwide House Pipers Way Swindon Wiltshire SN38 1NW from 6:30pm Wednesday 5th August 2015 Please join us for Tea and Cake and catch up on the year’s events here at SMASH (please arrive a few minutes early to allow us time for …

Change a Life

Help us to raise £5,000 to change young people’s lives in Swindon We’ve set ourselves a target of 40 days to raise £5,000 for our next team of mentors to change 15 young people’s lives for the better. Can you help us to Change a Life? Any donation you can make is HUGELY appreciated – …

SMASH Fun Day: Raffle prizes to be claimed!

Chocolates, a cake, and Sunday lunch for 4 to be claimed if you have the winning raffle tickets! Thank you to everyone who helped and attended the SMASH Fun Day last Saturday! We raised more than £800, all of which will go towards our mission of supporting children and young people in Swindon. Some of …

Vote for SMASH for Sainsbury’s Charity of the Year

SMASH are one of three charities competing to be Sainsbury’s Stratton’s Charity of the Year! If we are selected we will benefit from their fundraising and volunteering for 12 months. This would be a huge benefit to us and would really help us to do more to support young people. We are through to the …

West Swindon Open Gardens

West Swindon Open Gardens event is on 20th-21st June – and SMASH are one of the supported charities! We were one of the supported charities last year too, when more than £1,100 was raised for us, an absolutely outstanding result, We are so grateful to have been chosen again. If you have the weekend free …

Georgina’s Charity Skydive

Our amazing volunteer mentor Georgina Viveash is doing a charity skydive for SMASH on Saturday 30th May! She hopes to raise £500 for our charity so please head on over to her JustGiving page to help her reach this target. Georgina has said of SMASH: I was paired with a 15 year old girl who …

SMASH Quiz Night

Register your team now for the SMASH Quiz Night! Friday 22nd May Masonic Hall, “The Planks”, Old Town, Swindon, SN3 1QP There will be a free buffet, licensed bar, raffles and prizes. Teams of between 4 and 6 people can enter for a fee of £30 per team. Raise money for SMASH and impress your …