Tags » Military Charities

Support The Heroes: a statement that must be challenged

  1. At 25 November 2015 the charity Support The Heroes (registered charity number: 1155853) has a statement on its official Facebook page that must be challenged (screen shot in Figure 1).
  2. 251 more words
Military Charities

Our Brave Heroes in the Mirror

  1. On 19 November 2015, Andrew Penman used my investigation of the “charity” Our Brave Heroes (see previous post) as the lead story for his column in The Daily Mirror.
  2. 28 more words
Military Charities

Unanswered questions for Our Brave Heroes and First Promotions Limited

  1. In November 2014, someone wishing to remain anonymous brought to my attention the self-described charity Our Brave Heroes. I quickly noticed that the “About Us” page on its website…
  2. 1,125 more words
Military Charities

A-SOLDIERS-JOURNEY.CO.UK: The hidden cost of generating funds – and the hidden professional fundraiser

  1. The latest accounts for the charity A-SOLDIERS-JOURNEY.CO.UK hide both the cost of generating funds and the involvement of a professional fundraiser. In doing so the accounts considerably overstate the expenditure on charitable activities.
  2. 1,716 more words
Military Charities

The Royal British Legion: “To our knowledge we have not been offered or taken receipt of any funds from either Dove or Open Doors”

  1. Professional fundraiser Dove Promotions and linked charity Open Doors have been using without permission the names of three high-profile military charities to lend credibility to themselves and their fundraising activities.
  2. 529 more words
Military Charities

Army of Heroes: Blackpool Council acts

  1. There have been two reports in The Blackpool Gazette of the local council acting on Army of Heroes, at 15 August 2015.
  2. In December 2014, I exposed Army of Heroes, yet another bogus military charity from Blackpool, after encountering two of its representatives in Manchester city centre.
  3. 369 more words
Military Charities

Targeted Management Limited: censorship and secrecy

  1. There is a lack of clarity and transparency about new company Targeted Management Limited (TML) and its role(s) for two military charities in the North-West, Our Local Heroes Foundation (OLHF) and Support The Heroes (STH).
  2. 1,125 more words
Military Charities