Young People to host book gifting day to tackle child literacy divide

FREE books for disadvantaged children, storytelling sessions and craft activities organised by Bolton teenagers. Disadvantaged children who are 15 times less likely to achieve a reading age above average, are set to benefit from a ‘book gifting day’ organised by a group of Bolton teenagers. The event, led by youth charity Xplode will be heldContinue reading Young People to host book gifting day to tackle child literacy divide

Xplode Magazine Bags £1,000 from Tesco’s Community Grant Scheme

Local youth charity, Xplode Magazine has bagged £1,000 from Tesco’s Bags of Help community grant scheme. Bags of Help is run in partnership with environmental charity Groundwork, and sees grants raised from the sale of carrier bags awarded to thousands of local community projects every year. Since launching in 2015, it’s provided more than £52Continue reading Xplode Magazine Bags £1,000 from Tesco’s Community Grant Scheme