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How you can help the homeless this winter?

As the weather gets colder, we, as a society, tend to become more aware of rough sleepers and those with unstable shelter. We often are asked how people can support Big Issue vendors during the winter period, the answer is simple, buy a magazine. By taking the magazine, you’re helping them to earn a living. Chat for a while too.

But of course not everyone in poverty or homeless is selling the Big Issue magazine, so there are other important ways you can make a difference.

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Lush to donate proceeds to The Big Issue Foundation

From December 10th-16th, all profits from UK and Ireland sales of the Rentless range at Lush will be donated to us to support our work enabling vendors to take positive steps forward in their lives.

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Foundation Backs London Mayor Homelessness Campaign

After it’s overwhelming success, Sadiq Kahn is launching his rough sleeping campaign again for 2018. The Big Issue Foundation is pleased to announce that, alongside 21 other charities, we will be supporting the Mayor’s efforts.

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Things are getting woolly this winter

As winter sets in, The Big Issue Foundation are asking supporters to Wear Something Woolly on Friday 7th December and fundraise along with their colleagues, schools and friends to support Big Issue vendors at the toughest time of year.