Supporters’ blogs

Helena’s blog

With a 60th birthday coming up I was looking for a challenge that was outside my comfort zone, and not being very fond of heights,…

Willow’s story

I first came into contact with The Big Issue during my childhood when my mum would buy a mag each week, we would struggle to…

Nina’s Story

“I am pleased to have been able to contribute to such a great organisation full of heart and dedication to helping others.” “Having bought many…

Lauren’s Story

I will be taking part in the London to Amsterdam bike ride this year to of course raise money for the Big Issue Foundation, and…

Phil and Sam’s Garden Party

Philip Herrick and Sam Lomas organised a successful fundraising activity for their  Ride London fundraising this month. Philip told us: “Sam and I had a…

Tanya’s story

I first came across the trust fundraising role when browsing through The Big Issue Foundation website. The role came to my attention as I wanted…

The London Tea Company

We are so excited to have been asked back to support The Big Issue Foundation at the London Night Walk on the 11th March 2015….

Carl’s Story

Hey guys, my name is Carl. I’m 36 years old and live just outside of Bristol. Homelessness is something that I hold dear to my…

Melissa’s story

Melissa’s challenge update #3  25.09.2016 – The past 11 days have seen one of our supporters, Melissa, undertake a huge challenge in support of The…