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Grief Encounter Secures National Lottery Funding

05 Apr 2022
The National Lottery Community Fund, the largest funder of community activity in the UK, has awarded Grief Encounter an incredible £117,012 over the next 3 years
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Forget-Me-Not Walk raises an incredible £33,364!

05 Apr 2022
On the 6th March, Grief Encounter hosted its second annual Forget-Me-Not Walk across the country.
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ART HUB LDN Art Exhibition In Aid of Grief Encounter

05 Apr 2022
Grief Encounter and ART HUB LDN Announce Art Exhibition In Aid of Bereaved Children and Young People 
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Grief Encounter in BBC Lifeline Appeal

05 Apr 2022
Grief Encounter is being featured in a BBC Lifeline Appeal which is fronted by radio and TV personality, Roman Kemp.
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Chosen as Charity Partner for Sarasin & Partners

10 Feb 2022
Sarasin & Partners has selected Grief Encounter as its Charity Partner for 2022 and 2023.
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Appointed London Charity Partner for White & Case LLP

10 Feb 2022
Selected as London Charity Partner for White & Case LLP for 2022 and 2023.
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Grief Encounter South West Christmas Appeal smashes target

09 Feb 2022
We are thrilled to announce that our first ever Grief Encounter South West Christmas Appeal raised an astounding £12,219,25.
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WestSpring IT names GE South West as Charity of the Year

25 Jan 2022
We are pleased to announce that WestSpring IT has chosen Grief Encounter South West as its Charity of the Year for 2022.
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Grief Encounter SouthWest Launches Fundraising Appeal

07 Dec 2021
Listen to Gloucester cricketer, Tom Smith, chatting with Claire Cavanaugh on BBC Radio Bristol launching the Grief Encounter South West Christmas fundraising campaign to raise £10,000 over the festive period
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Nominate Grief Encounter to receive £1000

07 Dec 2021
Nominate Grief Encounter to receive £1000 as part of the '12 Days of Giving' with Ecclesiastical.
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ITV Good Morning Britain’s 1 Million Minutes

01 Dec 2021
Grief Encounter is proud to announce their fourth year in partnership with ITV Good Morning Britain’s 1 Million Minutes campaign, working to end loneliness and isolation in the UK through the power of volunteering.
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Grief Book

Children’s Grief Awareness Week 2021

17 Nov 2021
Dr Shelley Gilbert MBE Celebrates the Launch of ‘Grief Book’ this Children’s Grief Awareness Week ‘21
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PRESS COVERAGE

Featured widely in both local and national media, Grief Encounter are often asked for comment when a bereavement issue arises in the press. If you are a member of the press and would like comment from, or information about Grief Encounter, please do not hesitate to contact us.

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