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A Massive THANK YOU to all of our Hackney half runners and volunteers!

May 19 was a beautifully sunny day for those of us that cheered from the cheer point and greeted our amazing runners at the finish. It was a probably a little on the warm side for the actual runners but to be honest we only saw smiles (you can see for yourself in the photos below). [...]

Charity of the Year

Make KEEN London your Charity of the Year! Over 168,000+ charities in the UK (73.2%) are considered small or micro. They receive just 3% of income generated by business and individuals through charitable donations each year. The largest charities (6.8%) receive 90% of income. KEEN London relies on donations to fund its work [...]

Zipwires and campfires — it must be the Easter residential!

This Easter weekend 18 adventure hunting athletes and 23 brave coaches embarked on a weekend of new experiences. We set off with the sun shining to the Kingswood Centre in Kent and it stayed warm all weekend! Another highlight was that EVERY single athlete went on the zipwire; admittedly there were a few nerves and [...]

Global’s Make Some Noise goes HUGE!

We are beyond excited and proud to have received an amazing grant from Global’s Make Some Noise. On his breakfast show, presenter Chris Moyles revealed that we have been awarded a whopping £94,000 - much to our delight and surprise! The grant will be used to fund our sessions in East London, guaranteeing that our [...]

KEEN’s on the move

It might be half-term but there’s no time to put your feet up at KEEN.  Our office in Dalston is being renovated so we’ve moved to a temporary new home. It’s not too far away - in Woodberry Down, close to Finsbury Park - and it comes with a lovely view of the nearby reservoir. [...]

February 21st, 2019|Categories: structure|

Our latest newsletter is out — February 2019

Keep up with our latest news on: The Team • New funders • The Hackney Half Marathon • KEEN's new CAP • Christmas party fun! • our outing to Global Studios and the Tower of London Read the newsletter here.

Global Studios and Tower Bridge

In January a small group of athletes were fortunate to be invited on a tour of Global Studios by our sponsor, Global's Make Some Noise. We really enjoyed having a look around the live radio studios and even had the opportunity to meet a Heart host and test out the microphones! As part of this [...]

Thank you Garfield Weston!

KEEN London is delighted to announce it has been awarded vital funding from The Garfield Weston Foundation to continue its excellent work across the capital.  The Garfield Weston Foundation is a family-founded charitable grant-making trust which supports a wide range of charitable activities across the UK. Established in 1958 by Willard Garfield Weston, the Foundation [...]

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