Dozens of volunteers put in 900 hours of labour to rebuild a mother’s home after ex-husband torched it

Dozens of volunteers helped rebuild a home for a mother who lost her two sons when her ex-husband set fire to their house. A total of 60 people worked for 900 hours at the home of Claire Sykes in Penistone, South Yorkshire. The work of the kind-hearted community was worth around £40,000. Darren Sykes died… [Continue Reading]

Streets of Growth

Founded in 2001, Streets of Growth is a social enterprise charity specialising in engaging youth and young adults away from educational and career drop-out, postcode territorialism, group/gang violence, criminality, drugs, and associated behaviours leading to harm, poverty, neighbourhood dysfunction and dependency. We are based in one of the UK’s most socially deprived wards in the… [Continue Reading]