Supporters’ blogs

Harmanjit’s story

I’ve always seen Big Issue Vendors dotted around my university. I’d never bothered to fully research or understand what The Big Issue Foundation was actually…

Molly’s Story

I came across a trust fundraising volunteer post at The Big Issue Foundation (TBIF) by fluke, when I was looking for summer jobs. I did…

Sarah’s Blog

I arrived at 7pm, not knowing anyone else, excited and a little nervous.  Fortunately I met Laura before going in – she had come from…

Rebecca’s Blog

SKYDIVE CHALLENGE PART 2 We arrived at the airfield at 8.45 feeling excited with a tinge of nerves. Mum – here to spectate, Lucy (my…

Dean’s story

The Big Issue Foundation helped me get my CBT (compulsory basic training) to become a cycle courier. I know from experience how much they support…

Kathryn’s Story

I work as a fundraiser for The Big Issue Foundation and took part in the London to Paris ride last year as the charity’s rep. …

Tom’s story

On Sunday 15th March I ran my first ever half marathon, as part of my preparations for the London Marathon – it was thoroughly tiring,…