Success stories about action

Our amazing community of supporters has done some pretty creative things to raise money for Refuge and help survivors.

Here are a few fundraising campaigns that stand out:



A woman and a man stood back to back wearing 1970s fancy dress

70’s themed dance-off, anyone?

Labella Anum raised: £4000

Barking and Dagenham’s youth mayor organised a series of events and challenges for Refuge together with her peers. One was a 70’s themed dance-off with council leader Darren Rodwell!

Image of fundraiser with half his beard shaved

The Big Shave

David raised: £473

David went beard-free for the first time in 15 years (!) to keep our vital services running.

A group of staff wearing Santa hats and Christmas jumpers in front of a Refuge banner

Nog & carols with colleagues

AND Digital raised: £1146

This agency hosted a Christmas get together to kick off #16DaysOfActivism, featuring a carol singing performance, lots of food, drink, and some festive photo shoots.