If you would like to support us on a monthly basis, you can text WIDERMONTH to 70450 to donate £5 a month.
In addition to your donation, the text will cost two standard rate messages. You’ll also be opting in to hear more about our work and fundraising via phone and SMS.
If you’d like to give £5 but do not wish us to contact you about our work, text WIDERNOINFO to 70450.
If you’d like to give any amount between £1 and £20 text WIDERMONTH then the amount, e.g. WIDERMONTH 20, or WIDERMONTH 15. If you would like to donate and opt out of marketing contact, text WIDERMONTHNOINFO then the amount, e.g. WIDERMONTHNOINFO 10. Texting WIDERMONTHNOINFO without an amount will default to £5.
You can send a one-off donation to Wider World by texting the word WIDER to 70450. The default donation is £10. This will appear on your phone bill. The text will cost the one standard-rate message.
You’ll also be opting in to hear more about our work and fundraising via telephone and SMS.
If you’d like to give £10, but do not wish to hear from us about the work we’re doing, text WIDERNOINFO to 70450.
You can donate any other one-off amount between £1 and £20 by texting WIDER then the number e.g. to donate £20 text WIDER 20. WIDERNOINFO £15, for instance, would donate £15 and opt out of marketing texts.
Our Enrichment programme consists of 13 activity days, which include 21 activities, some full, and many half-day sessions.
£10 covers the average activity cost for one child to take part in one of these activities, building skills such as resilience, confidence, problem-solving, teamwork and leadership.
Reflect & Plan
Between activity blocks, our group leaders visit the children in their schools and support them to reflect upon the successes and plan the next skills development steps.
£30 funds 1 child for all sessions between December and June.
One of our first programme activities is a roller-disco. Falling over, picking yourself up and carrying on is what resilience is all about.
£110 pays for a group of 12 children to experience and practise using their resilience, supported by their group leader and volunteer trip mentors.
We have two programmes running concurrently. Each programme has 12 children taking part over 7 months.
£200 will cover the core activity costs for one child to take part in a range of life-skills activities such as climbing, BMXing, team-building and cooking.
Challenge 7 is an online skills challenge programme, open to children across Bristol, delivered over a 7-month period. 7 challenges to match 7 life skills over 7 months.
£95 funds 1 child to take part in all 7 challenges from January and July.
Our Boost programme consists of 10 in-school skills development workshops for up to 30 children per programme, of which we run 2 concurrently.
£65 will pay for one child to take part in the whole programme at £6.50 per session.
We collect our groups from their schools using community transport minibuses, taking them to the various activities across Bristol.
We work with 4 schools at a time, each putting forward 6 children. £650 will ensure that 6 children can experience the wealth of activity opportunities across the city.
One of our first programme activities is indoor climbing. Children push through their fears and begin to build self-confidence and resilience.
£250 will pay for all 24 children to experience this first step in our programme on an indoor climbing wall in Bristol.