• Hope the Home-Start Hippo makes debut at Christmas Wrapping

    20 December 2009 Welwyn Hatfield

    We held our first fund-rasing event on Sunday, 20 December 2009 when we provided a Christmas present wrapping service at the Howard Centre.And it was also the first public appearance of Hope the Home-Start hippo – who looked very noticeable walking...

  • Celebrating St George's Day in Hatfield

    23 November 2009 Welwyn Hatfield

    What a great day! What a great atmosphere! And an opportunity to meet so many nice people. Home-Start's stall was in the middle of the celebrations at Hatfield Town Centre.  We raised around £200, had a fantastic time, and spoke to a number of peo...

  • Grant Shapps joins us at Howard Centre launch

    24 August 2009 Welwyn Hatfield

    Grant Shapps MP, who at the time was the Patron of our charity, joined us to a photo-shoot at the Howard Centre to launch Home-Start Welwyn Hatfield. Also present was our mascot Hope, the Home-Start hippo....