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Welcome to The Raft Foundation

We are a charity formed as a community group in 2012 to serve and support the                      

community of Rossendale, Lancashire.


Our projects to date include the only Rossendale based foodbank service.


This has been achieved through the incredible support of our colleague volunteers, faith

and community groups right across Rossendale as well as from our amazing business community

who continually support what we do.










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The Raft Foundation The Velvet Underground concert

News: 13/11/13


Another date for your diary.


With the support from the music community of Rossendale a benefit gig has been planned in support of The Raft Foundation.


Special thanks go to Stephen Tattersall for organising a tribute night to be held at Spring Terrace WMC on Saturday 23rd November featuring the music of The Velvet Underground.


With many bands and vocalists from across the valley it's going to be a great night.


Supporting the event is Rossendale Lidl who are donating a food parcel to The Raft Foundation.


Entry on the night from 20.00 hrs is £3.00 on the door.


Also a chance to win in the raffle is a donated signed CD from Mr Billy Bragg amongst other donated prizes.


Click on the poster for more information.


















The Raft Foundation runs Rossendale's Foodbank! The Raft Foundation was created in Rossendale, Lancashire by local people to assist families and individuals experiencing financial hardship.

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