Team Seas (#TeamSeas)

Team Seas is a global campaign to remove plastic and trash from the world’s ocean, rivers and beaches. Spearheaded by several prominent Youtubers, the Team Seas initiative is campaigning to raise $30 million by 1st January 2022 to help remove 30 million pounds of plastic waste pollution from global waters. Donations will be split betweenContinue reading “Team Seas (#TeamSeas)”

Blueprint for All

Previously the Stephen Lawrence Charitable Trust, the organisation changed its name on 1st January 2021.  This change respects Stephen’s family’s wishes that the Stephen Lawrence Day Foundation, set up by his mother Baroness Lawrence, is the only charity to bear his name. Learn more about Blueprint for All’s name change here. — Blueprint for AllContinue reading “Blueprint for All”

Alzheimer’s Research UK

Alzheimer’s Research UK is a dementia research charity. Founded in 1992, Alzheimer’s Research UK focusses on scientific research projects into Alzheimer’s and other forms of dementia, including its causes, diagnosis, prevention, treatment and potentially curative therapies. How You Can Help Time: A few minutes + In a few minutes you can sign Alzheimer’s Research UK’sContinue reading “Alzheimer’s Research UK”

Mental Health Foundation (UK)

The Mental Health Foundation aims to help people understand, sustain and protect their mental health. Since 1949, the Mental Health Foundation has been the UK’s leading charity for everyone’s mental health. Prevention is at the heart of their work, which is centred around community and peer programmes, research, public engagement and advocacy. How You CanContinue reading “Mental Health Foundation (UK)”

People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA)

People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) is an American and international animal rights non-profit organisation. People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) is the largest animal rights organisation in the world, with more than 6.5 million members and supporters. PETA operates through a mix of public education, cruelty investigations, research, animal rescue,Continue reading “People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA)”

Beat

Beat (formerly the Eating Disorders Association) is the UK’s largest eating disorders charity, helping those suffering from eating disorders. Beat was founded in 1989 and aims to help sufferers of eating disorders understand their illness and supports their recovery. Beat helps family and friends of eating disorder sufferers, assisting them with advice and skills. TheContinue reading “Beat”

RSPCA (Royal Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals)

The Royal Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (RSPCA) is a charity that promotes animal welfare across England and Wales. Founded in 1824, the RSPCA is the oldest and largest animal welfare organisation in the world, and the first to introduce a law to protect animals. Through their campaigns they work to raiseContinue reading “RSPCA (Royal Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals)”

Mind

Mind provides advice and support to those experiencing a mental health problem, and campaigns to improve services and raise awareness and understanding of mental health. Mind campaigns for mental health awareness, providing mental health training through a network of around 125 local Minds across England and Wales that offer specialised support and care based onContinue reading “Mind”

OceanHero

OceanHero is a search engine using ad revenue to remove plastic from the world’s oceans. Founded in 2019, OceanHero uses the revenue from its adverts to help communities around the world who are affected by plastic pollution. They help to recover ocean-bound plastic, while also supporting a global infrastructure of plastic collection hubs. Its partnerContinue reading “OceanHero”

Young Woman’s Trust

The Young Woman’s Trust is a feminist organisation that works to achieve economic justice for young women in England and Wales. The Young Women’s Trust offers free coaching and advice on job applications. It conducts research, runs campaigns and works with young women aged 18-30 to build skills and strong mental health and advocate forContinue reading “Young Woman’s Trust”

Global Deal for Nature Petition

‘A Global Deal for Nature: Guiding Principles, Milestones, and Targets’ is a 2019 scientific paper presenting a science-driven plan to save the diversity and abundance of life on Earth. Its corresponding petition calls on world leaders to support a Global Deal for Nature. The paper calls for a milestone of at least 30% of landsContinue reading “Global Deal for Nature Petition”

HeForShe

HeForShe is a solidarity campaign for the advancement of gender equality. Founded by the United Nations, HeForShe encourages people, especially men and boys, to become ‘agents for change’ and pledge to end gender inequality. The movement is grounded in the idea that gender inequality negatively impacts everyone in society. How You Can Help Time: VariousContinue reading “HeForShe”