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  • It's been an award winning year for Home-Start Herts!

    22 December 2017

    In May we were delighted to be shortlists for the Hertfordshire Inspire awards under two categories, Social Enterprise of the year and Community Champions.  Imagine our surprise and overwhelming excitement when we were chosen as winners in both categ...

    Relating Image A triple award winning year for Home-Start Herts
  • Our Sahara trekker heroes

    22 November 2017

    Claire and Tommy undertook an amazing 100km trek across the Sahara dessert over 5 days, all in aid of Home-Start Herts. After months of training, the day finally came and with nervous anticipation they boarded their plane to start an adventure of a...

    Relating Image Claire and Tommy completed their amazing Sahara trek challenge
  • What an event full evening!

    20 November 2017

    It was an evening like no other with non stop entertainment as Basil, Sybil and Manuel reenacted a variety of infamous sketches. Guest were 'ushered' in to be seated, closely followed by a frantic Manuel wielding a fire extinguisher, and as the even...

    Relating Image Basil, Sybil and Manuel caused chaos at St Michaels Manor as they climbed across tables and chased rats across the restaurant.
  • Can't Stop The Feeling!!!

    21 June 2016 St Albans

    A group of businesses in St Albans got together to recreate Justin Timberlake's "Can't Stop The Feeling" track in aid of Home Start - Great fun and a fantastic cause. You can view the video by clicking here . This is what fundraising is all about! T...

    Relating Image Justin Timberlake spoof video in aid of Home Start !!!
  • St Alban’s Business event

    21 January 2016 St Albans

    'St Albans Businesses' was set up to build a community of people working for and running businesses in St Albans – to support each other, share ideas, concerns and successes and help each other to run successful and profitable businesses.  They are...

  • New Home-Start trustee completes Triathlon

    22 December 2015 St Albans

    Our newest Trustee Vanessa wasted no time in getting stuck into fundraising, by undertaking a gruelling triathlon which involved a swim, cycle and run. She did an fantastic job and was still standing at the end of the event! Not only did she raise...