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130 years of supporting the Armed Forces family
Free Wills Month
In March, SSAFA, alongside a roster of other national charities, will be participating in the Free Wills Month.
SSAFA employee takes on the London Marathon
Neesha Sihra, Executive Assistant for Volunteer Support and Finance, is taking on the London Marathon for SSAFA in April. Follow her progress here.
SSAFA CELEBRATES £2,500 GIFT FROM THE PATRON’S FUND
SSAFA, the Armed Forces charity is celebrating after receiving a £2,500 gift from The Patron’s Fund, the charitable fund set up to acknowledge the work of the charitable organisations for which Her Majesty, The Queen acts as a Patron, on the occasion of her 90th birthday.
Rob and Karen - A Valentines Story
SSAFA beneficiary Rob Cromey-Hawke and Karen were together for a blissful 18 months when tragedy struck in December 2012 when Rob drove over an IED while out serving in Afghanistan. The blast permanently damaged Rob’s memory and, as a result, he could not recall any of the happy memories he shared with Karen – including the day he proposed.
SSAFA Fun Run in Glasgow
Lace up your trainers and run to make a difference to the lives of our Armed Forces family.
£102,000 awarded to SSAFA by the City of London’s Charity, City Bridge Trust
We have received a grant of £102,000 over three years from the City of London’s Charity, City Bridge Trust, towards a service supporting women in the military community escaping domestic violence.