May 15, 2018

We are delighted to share the exciting news that Shine Manager Sarah Hinton has been shortlisted for the Community Contribution Award at the Pulse 1 and Pulse 2 Awards. The award ceremony is this Friday, good luck Sarah!!!

April 7, 2018

 Everyone at Shine is over joyed as Rebekah Hinton has won the Rotary Young Citizen of the Year 2018. Her idea to set up a children's clothing bank has won praise nationally. Rebekah's efforts to establish a free clothing bank for those most in need have been recognise...

January 14, 2018

You may be wondering how the new heating is coming on, but the truth is it's not! We are still using a freezing cold building, awaiting planning permission from Bradford Council. Here's a video to explain more...

July 1, 2017

With your help we have been able to raise the £60,000 we need to introduce a new floor and heating system at St Stephens Church. This funding will help create a number of new community spaces and best of all it will warm.

From music nights, to jumble sales to cycling u...

March 1, 2017

Shine working in partnership with St Stephens launched the Warm the Heart fundraising Campaign. We invited the community to join us to toast marsh mellows around a fire pit as a very fun way to highlight the ongoing need to get a heating system. 


January 15, 2017

This week saw the return of the Release Course, Tuesday 9.30 -11.

The programme helps people struggling with an addiction or difficult situations in their life. To support the course we are also giving one to one support.

January 9, 2017

Creative Threads moved to its new home St Stephens Community Hall as the club had out grown its home in church. The group nears completion on the mosaics and textiles for the Mustard Tree screen.

January 2, 2017

Shine spent the week working in partnership with Inn Churches and St Stephens Church to provide hot meals, toiletries and somewhere to sleep to all the homeless people of Bradford. Teams of volunteers each day gave time to cook a hot evening meal, talk and offer suppor...

November 7, 2016

Last week a number of local children took part in woodworking activities at Shine. The group produced nesting boxes that looked like terraced houses, an air hockey table, a subbuteo football table with matching chairs and bird feeders.

October 31, 2016

On 31st October 2016 Shine held its 3rd annual Light Night Party. The party is a positive response to halloween, encouraging greater community and great fun. The party was welcome to all children from Bowling and by working with regular partners TLG Journey Makers we w...

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