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Jam Crackers – Monster Mash

Jam Crackers – Monster Mash Big thank you to the Jam Crackers team for organising a very successful Monster Mash event.  Families United Network is Jam Crackers chosen charity for the year. They have raised a total of £1126.64 which will support out Panto visit in December.  Thank you to all that attended and all the sponsors for supporting the event.  It was a
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Hilton Garden Inn North Luton

Hilton Garden Inn North Luton Staff from Hilton garden Inn North Luton have been supporting Families United Network with different jobs at our Activity Centre over 2 days.  Everyone involved has been a great support and everyone at FUN appreciates you time. Everyone involved was taking part in the “Global Week of Service” a celebration of the Hilton our community engagement efforts that support
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10 Years Service

10 Years Service On the 4th June 2017, Diane Rhodes – Operations Manager hit the 10 years service mark.  Diane joined the charity as a member in 2004, with her son who lives with Autism, Severe Learning Difficulties and a few other difficulties.  In 2007 Families United Network was looking for a part time administrator to work 12 hours a week, to support 2
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High Sheriff of Bedfordshire

High Sheriff of Bedfordshire On the 30th May Families United Network had a visit from The High Sheriff of Bedfordshire – Mr Vinod Tailor, who came to look around our activity centre and see the fantastic work that we do while Holiday Club was in full flow. The High Sheriff enjoyed his visit, and was impressed with comprehensive facilities that FUN has for disabled
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The Chequers

The Chequers at Westoning Everyone at Families United Network would like to say a massive thank you to the Chequers in Westoning for choosing FUN as their charity of the year, over the past year The Chequer’s arranged some great fundraising events and between the staff and their customers they have raised an impressive £8400 for us. We are amazed how much you have
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Chequers 26 mile relay marathon

The Chequers 26 mile relay Marathon On Monday 2nd May, 26 willing runners took part in The Chequer’s 26 mile relay marathon. The 26 mile relay marathon held and organised by The Chequers at Westoning raised a massive £2500. The event was well supported with many runners from the local area from young to old, but also our own Stephen Swain, Kirsty Meachem (member)
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Jake completes the London Marathon

Jake completes the London Marathon On Sunday Jake from the Axe & Compass took part in the London Marathon to help raise funds for FUN.  Jake completed the 26.2 miles in an impressive 4 hours and 4 minutes. Everyone at FUN would like to thank you, and we all hope that you are not suffering today. The Axe & Compass have been supporting FUN
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Luton Community Awards Winner

Luton Community Awards Winner FUN staff and Board attended the Luton Community Awards on the 23rd October. It was a great night for Families United Network, receiving recognition of the work we do for families within the local community.  Diane Rhodes won the Charity Champion Award and the overall Winners Winner Award for all her dedication to Families United Network and the families we
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AGM 2015

Our AGM 2015 will be held on the 2nd November 2015. Monday 2nd November 2015 7:00pm – 9:00pm Chiltern Secondary School The Kingsland Campus, Parkside Drive, Houghton Regis, Beds. LU5 5PX We will be covering the Past, Present and Future of Families United Network.  FUN has an exciting future to look forward to.  Come along and see for yourself what new opportunities will be
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London Marathon

London Marathon Jake from the Axe & Compass, Heath & Reach, Leighton Buzzard will supporting FUN at next years London Marathon.  Jake has never run a marathon before so taking on the 26.4 miles of the London Marathon is a huge challenge.  Jake will be receiving training and support from Neil at NRG fitness (www.nrgpt.co.uk).  Jake has set a target of completing the marathon
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