Supporters’ blogs

Angela’s Story

The combined efforts of numerous concerned global citizens could do wonders to help the impoverished. Living in the United States, I am ready for action!…

Gabi’s Story

I came to the UK last year with my family from Romania. Soon after we arrived, I heard about The Big Issue through my church….

Carmen’s Story

Romanian Translation Volunteer, Bristol I came from Romania to the UK in December 2013 to do care work. After nine months, I became a Care…

Jonny’s Story

“Running the 2017 London Marathon for The Big Issue Foundation is an experience I won’t forget. The atmosphere on the day is brilliant – from…

Louise’s story

I had no hesitation in joining this year’s Big Night Walk having volunteered last year and enjoyed the atmosphere it created.  As a solo walker…

Anna’s Night Walk Story

Quentin Stark and I took part in this year’s Big Issue Foundation Night Walk for the first time. I had wanted to do it for…

Adrian’s Story

I have been writing for The Big Issue magazine since 2012, when I moved north from London to Glasgow, with a Benedict Cumberbatch interview in…

Chadder’s story

From £2.50 to 25 miles (and a little bit more) I bought my first Big Issue in 2007 from a vendor outside the HSBC Bank…