Helping Hands (Unite Union) Derby donate £467.50 to support the work of the centre.

Without the generous and selfless donations and support of the local community and businesses the centre would not be where it is today. A big heartfelt thank you to helping-hands and Unite the union EM/DE40 Manufacturing and Rail Branch at Rolls-Royce Derby. Wendy Woo, Sparkle, Tracey, Shan and Dawn for raising a fantastic £467.50 which will be put to good use by the centre. Much love ladies and thank you once again. The centre doesn’t currently receive any funding towards the work and support we give, so fundraising and donations keeps the centre open for all.    
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Landau Forte College Derby supporting the Women’s Centre.

We wish there were mornings like this everyday. Overwhelmed, overwhelming, overwhelmingly words cannot describe. Landau Forte College thank you so much for your kind donations supporting the work of the centre. These five young year 8 students, Wesley, George, Sanjay, Edmund and Daniel who took it upon themselves to support the centre as part of their curriculum and first Give initiative. More will follow on this story. Gentleman you should be very proud of your achievement, the last day of term bucket collection raised £800, staggering. Thank you again and the principal Alison for the courtesy you have extended during our recent
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Derby Women’s Centre meets King Richard III

  The Derby Women’s Centre holds a Swans Walking Group every 2nd Friday of the month. Our April event happened to fall on Friday the 13 April and the group made a trip to Leicester to visit the Richard III centre. In keeping with traditions of the Friday 13th superstition not everything went according to plan, but a great day was had by all.  They all arrived back home in Derby cheery and enthused by a very royal day. The group gives women the opportunity to make new friends and enjoy good company, get some exercise, and take part in
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We made it, 40 years helping women and their families have better lives!

We made it, we celebrated 40 years providing support to the communities of Derby and Derbyshire, helping women and their families enjoy better lives. We had a special cake baked and donated by Lisa Wheatley of lisa’s Cakes Sweets and Treats, Derby to celebrate and Ruth Jackson cut and shared it to visitors at the recent International Women’s Day event in Derby. Here’s to the next 40 years!!!  
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Derby Women's Centre are a Registered Charity No 1135743