AFRIL’s 2022 Champions for Children BIG GIVE Campaign – UPDATE

Posted Posted in Advice & Advocacy, Get Involved, Helping Hands Foodbank, Rainbow Club, Services

UPDATE: With 2 days to go, we met our target for the first phase of the campaign – a massive £3,750 raised in pledged donations which will be matched £1 for £1 by our supporter The Childhood Trust. If you are one of our supporters, donors and friends who has already pledged donations, that’s amazing […]

AFRIL is looking for Trustees!

Posted Posted in Advice & Advocacy, Get Involved, Helping Hands Foodbank, News & Events, Rainbow Club, Services

Action For Refugees In Lewisham – Trustee Action for Refugees in Lewisham (AFRIL) is seeking Trustees to join our board and provide governance to our dynamic charity. We particularly invite people with lived experience of the asylum process, fundraising expertise, experience working in the refugee and migration sector and legal expertise relevant to our areas […]


Posted Posted in Get Involved, Helping Hands Foodbank

SOAP DONATIONS NEEDED! AFRIL’s foodbank needs your support! Support AFRIL’s push for soap donations, we support vulnerable refugees and people seeking asylum. Delivered in partnership with St Peter’s Church, Lee, the Helping Hands Food Bank helps 20 people and their families per week with food parcels, creative activities, advice, and a space to socialise. Please […]

AFRIL NEEDS YOU! Support our match funding campaign to feed families over the summer

Posted Posted in About, Get Involved, Helping Hands Foodbank

We are taking part in the Big Summer Give to enable our Helping Hands Foodbank to support more asylum seeker, refugee, and destitute families over the long summer holidays. We only have till 20th March to meet our deadline! For asylum seeking, refugee, and destitute migrant families, summer can be a time of hunger, anxiety, and depression. […]