News

About ShapeShifter Productions is a not-for-profit art organisation, aiming to provide the community with high quality art and encourage people to get involved. Due to their fantastic work, The Rank Foundation supported the organisation with their Smiling Sessions programme. The Smiling Sessions The Smiling Sessions project was spread over 20 weeks, delivering 39 sessions at

Continue reading →

About Aiming Higher Aiming Higher is a UK registered charity based in Blackpool, which supports families of disabled children to attend social activities by ensuring easy access to buildings, hosting family events at suitable locations and subsidising the cost of activities. The Rank Foundation supported Aiming Higher to update the equipment in their Ball Pool Room and Sensory

Continue reading →

Arts and Crafts Room Project Report We are delighted to announce that Newport Cottage Care Centre’s Arts and Crafts Room has been completed (pictured below). The dedicated Arts and Crafts Room will allow the Centre to offer an extensive range of arts and crafts activities to the community. After sourcing a number of supporters, including

Continue reading →

Dundee Comics Creative Space Dundee Comics Creative Space (DCCS), developed by The University of Dundee, is a social enterprise which encourages learning through comics, supports aspiring comic artists and provides individuals with educational workshops. What is our Relationship with DCCS? Since 2015, The Rank Foundation have worked in collaboration with DCCS, who have been really

Continue reading →

Daniel Oliver tells us about his experience as a Yapper, under The Rank Foundations Youth Apprenticeship Programme (YAP). During the programme, he spent numerous years working with children at Frenford Clubs and worked towards a degree at the YMCA George Williams College. ”Frenford Clubs was established in 1928 and has grown from strength to strength,

Continue reading →