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Thursday, 7th February 2019

Stephen Robertson, CEO of the Big Issue Foundation, is taking part in the Big Night Walk 2019 and hoping to smash his £1,000 fundraising target!

Monday, 4th February 2019

The Big Issue Foundation was saddened to hear that much-loved vendor Andy Rogers has died. His funeral will be held on 11th February.

Thursday, 31st January 2019

Former vendor Bill Webb has been nominated for the Rising Star Award at the 2019 BH Star Awards.

Thursday, 31st January 2019

We are excited to announce that former Big Issue Vendor James and Street cat Bob will be returning to The Big Night Walk.

Friday, 25th January 2019

The Big Issue Foundation recently collaborated with the Clewer Initiative to educate vendors on the signs of modern slavery.

Monday, 14th January 2019

From now until 28th February 2019, if you order your shopping online at Waitrose, you will have the opportunity to vote for us as your charity of choice.

Thursday, 20th December 2018

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.

Monday, 10th December 2018

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.

Friday, 7th December 2018

Proceeds from the programme sales at his one man rendition of ‘A Christmas Carol’ will be donated to The Big Issue Foundation.

Monday, 3rd December 2018

Keep an eye out over the next two weeks for our Big Night Walk poster campaign, coming to your local tube station from 3rd December

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