Plater Trust Awards

Once again we were delighted to host the annual Plater Trust Awards, presented by Cardinal Vincent Nichols, who is also a Patron of the Cardinal Hume Centre.


Expanding fundraising team

The Cardinal Hume Centre is very excited to announce that we are expanding our brilliant fundraising team and as a result of we are now recruiting for two new part-time roles; Major Donor Assistant and Trust Officer.


Did you see us in the Telegraph?

Did you see our insert in the Telegraph’s Saturday magazine this week inviting you to join the George Basil Hume Foundation? By giving regularly to the Cardinal Hume Centre you could help vulnerable people turn their lives around, offering them hope for the future. Committing to give a regular gift to the Centre provides long term stability to people in need and helps us […]


A hugely successful evening!

The Cardinal Hume Centre’s inaugural concert has been a definite success, with incredible performances invoking huge applause and over £25,000 raised.


A Tribute to the late Paul Goggins

This tribute was also published in the January issue of the Oremus. Tickets to the memorial concert are on sale here. I can count the number of times I shared time with Paul Goggins on one hand. And yet I will never forget this lovely man. He had a magnesium flash about him; as busy as ten stretched people, there […]


Winning ticket for Cardinal Hume Centre

Lottery Funding for Cardinal Hume Centre to tackle housing insecurity in Westminster New project focusing on helping the most vulnerable people stay in their homes Three years of early-intervention funding for advice and outreach in South Westminster The Cardinal Hume Centre is delighted to be partnering with the Big Lottery Fund to run a new project for people in danger […]


Wembley Stadium CEO Sleep Out puts the spotlight on homelessness

On Monday night, some of London’s high flyers gave up their beds for a night to take part in London’s first CEO Sleep Out at Wembley Stadium. Over 90 people braved the elements – there was heavy rain and wind – to help increase awareness of the causes of homelessness, as well as raise vital funds to support the Work […]


Lend Lease lend a hand 

On Thursday 9th October, 45 volunteers from International Property and Infrastructure Company Lend Lease donated their time and skills to the Centre to as part of their annual community day. Project Manager Ciaran Keegan had put together an ambitious plan to complete three projects and at 8am volunteers arrived full of enthusiasm. Following an introduction to the Centre, volunteers got […]


Volunteers Week BBQ 2014

All week we have been celebrating our wonderful volunteers as part of national Volunteers Week. The highlight of the week was welcoming all of our volunteers to a sunny BBQ. Over 100 volunteers help us provide our many services, we simply couldn’t function without them. This includes 50 one-to-one coaches, teaching IT, reading, numeracy and English language. Volunteers also help staff the […]


Change A Life Raffle 2014

Fancy champagne at one of the most exclusive hotels in London? How about membership at the V&A museum or Picturehouse cinemas? Well, you’re in luck! With tickets at only £1 each, the Change a Life raffle is a fun and easy way to support the Centre, while giving you the chance to win great prizes! What’s more, your money will help young […]