The Social Engagement Workers scheme is initially being launched at RAF Odiham, RAF Leeming, RAF Lossiemouth and RAF Honington. This new initiative aims to tackle isolation among serving RAF personnel and their families.
The Inters group looks back at the month of August, as they have only just started back after summer. They write about the 'back to secondary school day', and how much it helped them.
On 13 October, 44 fundraisers took part in the Oxford Half 2019 on behalf of the RAF Benevolent Fund, collectively raising almost £4,000 for the RAF’s leading welfare charity.
2Excel Aviation's aerobatic display team, the Blades, held a veterans' brunch together with their charity partner, the RAF Benevolent Fund. With more than 50 people in attendance, 22 RAF veterans were introduced to the Fund and its potentially life-changing support when they attended the inaugural event at Sywell Aerodrome.
This year there were 19 Airplay Clubs attending AIRFEST 2019 at RAF Cosford. In this blog, Adele and Izzy share their story of how the day went.
The loss of several loved ones in a short space of time left Sgt Mark Cunningham feeling depressed and suffering from panic attacks. With support from the RAF and the RAF Benevolent Fund he is now back on track and has agreed to tell his story for World Mental Health Day.
Two revamped play parks at RAF Coningsby have been officially re-opened, following works costing £100,000. The project, funded by RAF welfare charity the RAF Benevolent Fund, redeveloped the existing play areas.
Earlier this month an all-new 5K trail run and 1.5K children’s race took place at Ulster University’s Coleraine Campus to raise money for the RAF Benevolent Fund.
500 runners took part in the RAF Benevolent Fund RAF Spadeadam Half Marathon in Cumbria to raise money for the charity.
On Monday 30 September, Princess Marina House, affectionately known as PMH, celebrated its 50th birthday with a special party.