We are committed to taking action to help those seeking safety. Our Fine Acts projects are still in development, but in the meantime here are some links to action and charity groups working to provide aid. You can support their work through donations, fundraising and volunteering. And do let us know if you have links we can add.
The CalAid group collects donations for those living in the Calais refugee camps.
STAR (Student Action for Refugees) is a national charity of 12,000 students welcoming refugees to the UK through volunteering, campaigning, fundraising and education.
- Refugee Action
Refugee Action runs various fundraising events to support their activities including providing legal advice to migrants forced into homelessness, finding accommodation for asylum seekers living on the streets and giving advice on the possibilities for returning home.
- Refugee Council
The Refugee Council offers practical support and advice to refugees and asylum seekers throughout their journey in the UK.
Oxfam has launched an appeal to help the millions of people fleeing their homes around the world.
- Save the Children
Save the Children has a dedicated Syria appeal to help the many children affected there and across the Middle East by the war in Syria.
- Migrant Offshore Aid Station
MOAS (the Migrant Offshore Aid Station) is a registered foundation dedicated to preventing loss of life at sea by providing professional search and rescue assistance to people who find themselves in distress on high sea or trapped on unsafe vessels.
- #HelpCalais Amazon wish list
The #HelpCalais campaign is a trans-European project seeking to provide temporary shelter, clothing and support to refugees making the journey to western Europe. The Amazon wishlist provides an opportunity for supporters to buy the goods that refugees and charities need.