For more than five years, Co-op’s charity, the Co-op Foundation, has been funding work to tackle youth loneliness.

We’re supporting Afghan refugees through our charity, Local Causes, Co-op Academies and more.

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Co-op Members share their thoughts on Co-op Foundation’s latest Impact Report.

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Chief Commercial Officer, Michael Fletcher, joins the board of our charity, Co-op Foundation, and talks about the amazing work they do in communities.

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Thousands of Co-op Members have joined in to help the Co-op Foundation understand more about loneliness.

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Together with Locality we want to save, improve and protect spaces that matter. Rebecca shares how they transformed a local area from an unsafe space to a park filled with community activity.

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Young people feel lonely more often than any other age group. That’s why Co-op Foundation launched Belong, a UK-wide network of partners tackling youth loneliness.

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Rachel from Hulme Community Garden Centre, a fellow co-operative and one of our local causes shares how Co-op’s funding opportunities have helped them become a sustainable local business.

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Today the Prime Minister, Theresa May, announced the Building Connections Fund, an £11 million partnership to tackle loneliness and connect communities in England. £2 million of this fund will be delivered by our charity, Co-op Foundation, supporting young people across the country.

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