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Dr Anna Ghelli announced as new Launchpad trustee

Launchpad is delighted to announce that Dr Anna Ghelli has been appointed as a trustee on the charity’s board of trustees. Anna brings her passion and experience in research, training and operational services, and will help oversee and develop Launchpad’s vital work and support more people in housing crisis.

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Local youth fundraise for Launchpad

Groups of local students have been working hard as part of the NCS (National Citizenship Scheme) to raise money for Launchpad – taking on a sponsored walk at Dinton Pastures and cleaning cars in Reading!

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Thames Water visits Launchpad 135 to talk careers

At Launchpad 135, our clients attend weekly job shop sessions to build their confidence, learn new skills and hear about the range of jobs available – and last week they were joined by Tom from local water services company, Thames Water, who talked about his career journey and facilitated a lively question and answer session.

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Local artist uses her talent for good

Launchpad supporter, Liz Real, is a well-known Reading artist and over the last two years has been using her talent to raise vital funds for Launchpad – most recently exhibiting her work at the Geo Café in Caversham and donating 10% of the sales to us.

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