Former Strictly Come Dancing head judge and professional ballroom dancer, Len Goodman, will be joining the RAF Benevolent Fund in support of this year’s Remember A Charity Week (9th–15th September 2019).
The RAF Benevolent Fund is proud to be supporting three pieces of world class research into the needs of the Armed Forces veteran community.
In a special event to mark 100 years of the Royal Air Force Benevolent Fund, more than 40 super cars travelled in convoy from Knockhill Race Circuit to Broomhall House Estate in Dunfermline on Saturday.
Five-year-old fundraiser Jacob Newson has raised more than £6,000 for the RAF Benevolent Fund after climbing Yorkshire peak Pen-y-Ghent. As a thank you for his incredible support, the Fund invited Jacob along to a special event in Oxfordshire where he got to meet his heroes and watch a P-51 Mustang take to the skies.
The counsellor helped us to communicate with each other and really listened. Together, we developed better strategies to cope when my husband is away and it brought us together again as a team.
Five-year-old Jacob Newson will be climbing Pen-y-Ghent in Yorkshire wearing his RAF flying suit, with his dad Andy in order to raise money for the RAF Benevolent Fund.
To date, more than 5,600 serving personnel and their family members have accessed our relationship support service in partnership with Relate. RAF couple Caroline and Sam shared how it had a positive impact on their relationship.
Johnny Johnson, the last surviving original member of No. 617 Squadron RAF recently accepted a cheque from mother and son fundraisers.
Seventy-six years ago one of the lesser known but perhaps most important Bomber Command raids of the Second World War took place. The raid on Peenemünde, credited with saving thousands of lives, was to strike at the heart of Nazi research into the destructive V weapons.
Steve Markham, a pilot who lives in Hampshire, has built a replica of a Photo Reconnaissance Spitfire that was once based at RAF Odiham.