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ONE LIFE LOST IS ENOUGH

St Albans City Brass Band raises over £200 for OLLIE

St Albans City Brass Band raises over £200 for OLLIE

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St Albans City Brass Band raises over £200 for OLLIE

St Albans City Brass Band raises over £200 for OLLIE St Albans City Brass Band concert

St Albans City Brass Band hosted a Royal Wedding Celebration Concert at Dagnall Street Baptist Church on 19th May and raised £241.92. The band were also joined by the Welwyn Harmony Chorus, an enthusiastic women’s chorus based in Welwyn Garden City and the only ladies’ barbershop chorus in Hertfordshire. St Albans Brass Band is a […]

Charity theatre night raised £1,680 for OLLIE

Charity theatre night raised £1,680 for OLLIE

GREAT TICKETS LTD Charity Theatre Evening – Monday 14th May 2018 – £1,680 We would like to say a big thank you to everybody who bought tickets for their latest charity theatre evening for which sold 258 tickets across 12 different West End Shows on the above evening. For their chosen Charity – US – they sold […]

Morgan Falconer Memorial Golf Day 2018

Morgan Falconer Memorial Golf Day 2018

The third OLLIE Memorial Golf Day was held on 10th May at Harpenden Common Golf Club. We had 18 teams enter and 9 companies sponsor the day. We had beautiful weather for the day and the support of pros Matt Spencer and Lucy Goddard. It was a beautiful meal, fantastic raffle prizes and raised just over £3000. We want […]

[email protected] comes to Hertfordshire

[email protected] comes to Hertfordshire

The National initiative [email protected] came to London Colney on Saturday 5th May. We were joined by Hertfordshire Assistant Chief Constable Bill Jephson, the St Albans Mayor, NANDOS St Albans, and 12 teams of young footballers. The twelve teams competed on the day, with Wealstone Wanderers being crowned the overall winners, beating Watford PL Kicks in […]

St Albans City Brass Band Invites the Community Together for Charity

St Albans City Brass Band Invites the Community Together for Charity

St Albans City Brass Band is hosting a Royal Wedding Celebration Concert at Dagnall Street Baptist Church on 19th May. The concert is being held in support of The OLLIE (One Life Lost Is Enough) Foundation, a youth suicide prevention charity. OLLIE delivers suicide prevention and intervention training to the local community. The Band is […]

Suicide Awareness Film Campaign Launches

Suicide Awareness Film Campaign Launches

The OLLIE Foundation is delighted to announce the launch of an upcoming suicide awareness film campaign. The film was produced by a team of young creatives, from the National #ItMatters movement. Archuna Ananthamohan, writer and producer, said: “While volunteering for OLLIE, I felt that young people needed to harness the power of social media and […]

The OLLIE Foundation takes over The OLLIE Card

The OLLIE Foundation takes over The OLLIE Card

It’s official!!! The OLLIE Card handover has been completed. Created by ten teenagers from Verulam School as part of The Dragons’ Apprentice Challenge, The OLLIE Card offers local people a reward for eating with local independent businesses whilst raising money for charity. Their brief was to create a sustainable business model to pass onto their […]

The OLLIE Foundation collaborates with [email protected] and Herts Constabulary

The OLLIE Foundation collaborates with [email protected] and Herts Constabulary

We’re grateful to have the opportunity to work with youth engagement CIC [email protected] (www.kickoffat3.co.uk) and Herts Constabulary to bring together to local community. We are arranging a football tournament to engage the local youth and promote positive choices and mental health. Created by Michael Wallace and Ashley Levien, [email protected] is an initiative focused on improving […]

St Albans NCS team raise £350 for OLLIE

St Albans NCS team raise £350 for OLLIE

Six teenagers got together for the National Citizen Service (NCS) Action Day put together a sausage sizzle at Bunnings DIY store in St Albans for their Social Action Week. Despite bitter weather conditions, through selling hotdogs and cakes the team raised an outstanding £350. The NCS Action Day is a national campaign to get teenagers […]

OLLIE Delivers Our First Ever Fully Funded ASIST!

OLLIE Delivers Our First Ever Fully Funded ASIST!

We found out back in February 2018 that our application to TOYOTA’s Funds for a Better Tomorrow had been successful and we were able to arrange our first ever fully funded ASIST session. We ran the session on 11th and 12th April during the Easter Holidays. And it was the first open course to sell […]