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The latest from the Benevolent Fund

Volunteer support in England

NHS and Care Volunteer Responders is a volunteering service provided by NHS England and the Department of Health and Social Care, and delivered by the Royal Voluntary Service and GoodSAM.

Annual application summary 2023-24

Another successful financial year concluded with a large number of first-time applicants requesting financial help from the Benevolent Fund, many having learnt of us via the Group’s pension fund administrators, Willis Towers Watson, whose on-going support is much appreciated.

Case study

A new addition to our website News page – a snapshot of a recent successful application and the feedback that we received from the applicant.

Friendship telephone service

The Bank Workers Charity’s new friendship telephone service, in partnership with Age UK, can help you create new friendships, because sometimes, it’s just nice to talk. The calls are a chance to share experiences, memories, and make new connections in a safe and friendly space.

2022-23 Annual Report and Accounts