A little bit of history. To find out more click on the image.
Our progress and expansion
Year by year we have found reasons to expand what we do to help the residents of Derby.
Here is a brief and somewhat detailed list of the changes over the years.
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2014 - The Creation of Derby in Need and The Christmas Project
2015 - The Christmas Project gets bigger
2016 - The Bread Run and The Food Bank Scheme, The Easter Bunny and not forgetting The Christmas Project
2017 - A 'one off' Mega Cosmetic Giveaway, Derby in Need CIC, Mother's Day Lunch, Easter Party, the opening of Café DinDin (now the School's Out Café), St George's Day celebration, Lunch Clubs, Halloween Party, Noel's Bring and Buy Sale and the new Christmas Project including Kiddies Christmas Party, Lunch Club Christmas Meal, Christmas Day Lunch, NYE Party and multiple catering events
2018 - Mother's Day Lunch, Friday after School Café, Easter Party & Disco, The new School's Out Café, St George's Day Party & Disco,
Father's Day BBQ with Big Eat Challenges, The T.E.S.C.O. café, Kiddies Halloween Party, (The Christmas Project 2018) included Lunch Club Christmas Meals, Kiddies Christmas Party, Christmas Day Lunch and NYE Party
2019 - The New School's Out Café, Easter Party, Disco & Egg Hunt, St George's Day Celebration, Father's Day BBQ, more School's Out Café during the Summer and October holidays, a themed Halloween Party and of course the Christmas Project 2019
2020 - Let's not go there? School's Out Café in February, then COVID-19 hit us hard