Big Issue sets out plan for vendors’ safe return to selling the magazine on UK streets on 6th July

Big Issue sets out plan for vendors’ safe return to selling the magazine on UK streets on 6th July

The Big Issue Group has confirmed details of its plan for vendors’ return on Monday 6th July to selling the magazine in England, Scotland and Wales, with measures including the provision of extensive PPE, contactless card payment equipment and the introduction of stringent health and safety procedures in all distribution offices. The Big Issue, which offers […]

RAPP UK launches the ‘Ready’ initiative to encourage young homeless people into the creative industry

RAPP UK launches the ‘Ready’ initiative to encourage young homeless people into the creative industry

RAPP UK is launching a ground-breaking new approach to finding talent with The READY Initiative, an apprenticeship for young people who have experienced homelessness and are suited to a creative career. The initiative is a partnership between RAPP UK, youth homelessness charity Centrepoint and education specialist Creative Pioneers to find and develop these individuals. More […]

ROTHCO help charity O.N.E. reimagine the Irish flag as shocking symbol of veteran homelessness

ROTHCO help charity O.N.E. reimagine the Irish flag as shocking symbol of veteran homelessness

Across the world, no single symbol represents a country more than its flag. And, in many countries, no group of people represents that flag with more pride or passion than its military. Ireland is no different. But despite decades of distinguished service as UN Peacekeepers around the world and at home during The Troubles, public […]

The Social Chain Group launches interactive billboard to help Manchester’s homeless

The Social Chain Group launches interactive billboard to help Manchester’s homeless

An interactive billboard posed to answer Manchester’s most divisive questions has just been unveiled by The Social Chain Group, in support of the local charity, Centrepoint. Located on the Axis in Deansgate Castlefield, next to Beetham Tower, the digital billboard was created by the influential social media agency as a way to “gamify” the donation […]

Designed By Good People to donate 50% of the profits from new project to a good cause

Designed By Good People to donate 50% of the profits from new project to a good cause

[KGVID width=”600″ height=”338″]https://marcommnews.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/10/video-591878-h264_high.mp4[/KGVID] Designed By Good People have teamed up with charity house, The Passage, to help them in their fight against homelessness. The move is part of a new project called 50/50. It’s the first of a series of projects where the design agency will share 50% of the profits with a good cause. […]