News about BASED-UK activities

June 2022 supplement – new appointments

News from the trustees The trustees welcome our newly appointed Fundraising Network Coordinators, Chloe Jamali and Alan Campbell to the shared role and take this opportunity to introduce them to our friends & supporters. Chloe and Alan (based in South England & Scotland respectively) will be working collaboratively for one day per week each, focussing […]

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May 2022 Newsletter

News from the trustees The trustees’ consultation with the National Spiritual Assembly of the Bahá’ís of the UK in February provided further impetus to the work of BASED-UK. The National Assembly’s Office of the Treasury regularly receives requests from Bahá’is whose friends would like an opportunity to contribute. One suggestion, therefore, was the continued use of the […]

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October 2021 Newsletter

News from the trustees In late September the trustees had the opportunity to consult with two friends of the charity who are active in the UK corporate sector on ways to develop our social media marketing and fundraising capacities. The importance of platforms such as Twitter and Instagram was discussed in marketing our partner programmes […]

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June 2021 Newsletter

News from the trustees The trustees have decided to implement a short survey of BASED UK supporters with a view to learning more about your views on our communications and engagement with you. The live link to the survey can be found HERE, please do spend a few minutes completing it. The survey will remain open for […]

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(BASED UK) reporting for the Annual Report of the National Spiritual Assembly 177 B.E

BASED UK is a registered charity established by the National Spiritual Assembly in 1993. It is partnered by the Bahá’í International Development Organization at the World Centre with Bahá’i inspired organisations overseas, and assists in their activities by channelling financial resources to them. These partner programmes are located in Honduras (Bayan Association), Mongolia (Mongolia Development […]

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March 2021 Newsletter

News from the trustees A learning event of outstanding significance for the Board members of BASED UK was undoubtedly its Zoom meeting with two members of the Board of the Bahá’í International Development Organisation based in Haifa, Israel (see photo below). Ms Lori Noguchi and Mr Sina Rahmanian consulted with our Board members for an hour and […]

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December 2020 Newsletter

At this time of profound and rapid change, the trustees considered it timely to review and progress the charity’s fundraising remit with the support of three friends with specialist skills and knowledge. A Zoom consultation was held on Friday 4th December (image above) focussing on how to enhance the capacity of BASED UK to meet its programme funding […]

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Zoom supported by online marketing led to our AGM’s highest attendance for many years on 19th September with 21 friends attending from Scotland, Wales, Jersey, England, Switzerland, South Africa & eSwatini and Mongolia with an exclusive video from Honduras. The highlights of the AGM were undoubtedly the presence of staff from the Mongolia Development Centre […]

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This Giving Tuesday we are raising funds to support our colleagues at the Setsembiso Sebunye Foundation (SSF) in their efforts to promote education for all children in eSwatini. SSF offers primary and secondary education from which over 1000 children currently benefit. Through its Community Schools Programme, it also identifies and trains teachers to offer quality […]

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