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Big Exeter Sleep-Out 2020 Success

19 February 2020

We hosted our 2nd annual Big Exeter Sleep-Out on Friday 31st January at the home of Exeter City FC, St James Park. Event organiser, Senior Community & Events Fundraiser for Julian House, Sarah Lakey, said: “We are under no illusions that sleeping out for just one night can replicate what it is like to be… Read More

Why volunteer for Julian House?

19 February 2020

Here is an account from one volunteer, Harriet, based in Exeter. “I could see the projects were benefitting the clients and how vital fundraising was for these projects to continue.” Earlier this year, Harriet was looking for work experience in a rewarding environment, where she could gain new skills and enhance her CV. Having worked… Read More

Tap to Donate scheme off to a flying start!

18 February 2020

An innovative partnership project between Julian House, Bath BID and Nationwide Building Society has raised over £1,000 in its first month. The scheme Launched in January, the contactless Tap to Donate point at Nationwide’s Union St branch in Bath will allow the public to give a small donation to support Bath’s street homeless – confident… Read More

Young friends take on Bath Sleep-Out again

6 February 2020

On Friday 6th March, Ben Ashman and Ruby Roberts from Paulton will be returning for the second time to take on the 11th Big Bath Sleep-Out. The pair will help raise vital funds to support local men and women suffering from homelessness. After taking on Julian House’s challenge last year and raising over £250, the… Read More

Julian House Homeless Services

Christmas Appeal excels thanks to supporters

4 February 2020

A big thank you to all of our supporters who have helped Julian House achieve its Christmas Appeal target and set a new record, with £166,116 donated or pledged.  This is the highest total ever for the annual campaign – now in its 22nd year. The campaign has sought to raise not just vital funding also increased… Read More

Good luck to our Kilimanjaro Challengers

24 January 2020

In exactly two weeks times, 11 local men and women will be embarking on the trip to Tanzania to climb the tallest mountain in Africa all in aid of Julian House. For months, they’ve been training and fundraising as hard as they could, all with full time jobs, families and Christmas in the middle. The… Read More

Prize for top fundraiser at Big Bath Sleep-Out

24 January 2020

In 2019, we saw some top-notch fundraising at the Big Bath Sleep-Out. 10-year old Will Back raised an amazing £2,500 with Maria Kestell being not far behind on £1,845. Thanks to everyone who attends and everyone who raises funds we’re able to do so much more to support the vulnerable men and women within our… Read More

Public urged to support Winter Appeal

21 January 2020

Organisers of the annual Julian House Christmas appeal are keen to remind the public that even though Christmas has gone, homelessness is still very much here.  The campaign total stands at just over £146,000 – well short of the £160,000 target. With only 10 days to go there is concern that people will think that the need for… Read More

We are hiring!

14 January 2020

We are looking for a Senior Community & Events Fundraiser to join our small but growing team covering Bath and Wiltshire. Join us to build skills, deliver a successful fundraising events calendar, work on a range of fundraising initiatives and expand community fundraising. This is a great opportunity for a fundraiser to broaden their experience and make… Read More