On this page, you’ll find the latest news stories on everything from campaigns to fundraising events and awards. Have a read of our fantastic clients and workers at LEAP and discover their stories and experiences.
On Friday 12th October, we had our second annual Sleep for LEAP. We were supported by Bridge McFarland who helped to organise it and whose building the participants sheltered under. 14 volunteers and staff from LEAP and Bridge McFarland slept out and around £2000 was raised. All in all a successful night with lots of people stopping by to say 'Hello' and donate!
LEAP’s Sincil Bank Community Art Trail officially launched on the 14th September with special guests Karen Lee MP, Cllr Helena Mair and those who were involved with the project!
The project idea came about in October last year and focused on the redesign and revitalisation of a number of green Media Boxes in the Sincil Bank Area. The aim was to give some colour and show that r...
LEAP’s Sincil Bank Community Art Trail is now complete and will launch officially on the 14th September 2018.
The project idea came about in October last year and focused on the redesign and revitalisation of a number of green Media Boxes in the Sincil Bank Area. The aim was to give some colour and show that regeneration of the area is beginning to happen.
The second phase of the Sincil Bank Community Art Project got underway yesterday, with an AMAZING design from Ashalr Leroux being painted onto boxes on Thesieger Street!
The project had been given more funding earlier this month due to the success of the first phase; which received overwhelming support on social media, in the press and within the Sincil Bank community!
Thank to the Rotary Club of Lincoln Colonia for the AMAZING donation of £2,000 to LEAP! We are so thrilled to have been given this donation and this will help massively towards supporting homeless 16-25 year olds we work with now and into the future!
LEAP worked with the Rotary Club at the Lincoln Santa Fun Run 2017, where we were one of the sponsored charities, raising...
From the 3rd until the 20th July, LEAP painted 20 green Virgin Media boxes throughout the Sincil Bank Area; bringing a lot of amazing colour to the area and getting so many different and diverse groups involved. People from all abilities and backgrounds joined in and it was a lot of fun!
Painting dates have now been confirmed at the following dates and locations;
Bridge McFarland Lincoln hosted a bake sale and prosecco raffle last Friday to raise funds for LEAP and it was a huge success! This is the first fundraiser as part of a new partnership between the two organsations, with Bridge McFarand selecting LEAP as their chosen charity for 2018/2019 to raise funds for!
Heidi Walton (LEAP CEO) and Michael Sellers (Marketing and Fundraising...