Cornwall Community Cash Back

By Clare|February 9, 2015|Uncategorized|2 comments

BF Adventure have reached the finals of the Cornwall Community Cashback Scheme, 30 groups have been shortlisted in the West Briton area. The fund is made available by the Devon and Cornwall Police through the Proceeds of Crime Act. The grant requested is towards the purchase of new tents for residential programmes, enhancing the provision.  Please support our Charity and vote for us now! How to vote: Text - DC CCC

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We Made It!!!

By Clare|December 17, 2014|Uncategorized|0 comments

BF Adventure have completed their #bigkitchenbuild in time for the Children’s Christmas dinners! Incredibly the kitchen was built on time and without any cost to the Charity, leaving precious funds to help more disabled, disadvantaged and neglected young people and adults in Cornwall.   Last Thursday BF Adventure celebrated the completion of the kitchen build project and opened their doors to all the contractors, businesses and volunteers that have supported

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Outdoor Instructor Apprenticeship Available at BF

By Clare|December 15, 2014|Uncategorized|0 comments

Have you ever thought of becoming an outdoor adventure instructor? BF Adventure have places available on a one year Apprenticeship Scheme running from 16th February 2015. Applicants must be 18 years or over on 1st May 2015 to apply. For more information Outdoor Apprenticeship

West Cornwall Youth Trust £5 Offer

By Clare|November 18, 2014|Uncategorized|0 comments

BF Adventure will be offering heavily subsidised adventurous activity days funded by WCYT to give young people the opportunity to engage in positive activities and experience outdoor adventure. Eligibility Your organisation must meet the following criteria in order to qualify for the £5 per person activity day: Is not in receipt of any statutory funding Your participants live to the west of St Austell to New quay Your participants are

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Support Amanda and Olivia’s fundraising Skydive for BF Adventure

By Clare|November 10, 2014|Uncategorized|0 comments

Amanda Bonnick (Solicitor) and Olivia Baker (Executive Assistant) of Murrell Associates solicitors in Truro, will be throwing themselves out of a perfectly good aircraft on Saturday 15th November 2014 in aid of BF Adventure. In anticipation of the big day, Amanda and Olivia have been frantically fundraising for the charity over the last few months – in April, they held a charity quiz night at Mustard & Rye (Truro), and

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BF Adventure goes bump in the night!

By Clare|October 16, 2014|Uncategorized|0 comments

Penryn based charity and outdoor activity centre, BF Adventure, will be opening its gates to the public for their very first Spooky Night Walk this Halloween. Aimed at children aged 7 - 12, the public are invited to this unique event on Friday 31st October 7pm - 9pm, on their site near Penryn for only £1 per person!  Run by a team of trained staff, children will be able to

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My Day Volunteering @ BF

By Clare|October 1, 2014|Uncategorized|0 comments

It was great to be back volunteering last week, I have been volunteering at BF Adventure in different areas for about a year now and have loved every minute.  Last week I worked with a young person on a 1:1 that is on a skills for life program. The day’s activities with instructor Jeni started at 10am, when I was introduced to the young person and we went into our

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Kitchen build is flying!

By Clare|July 21, 2014|Uncategorized|0 comments

The foundations are almost down and the kitchen build is surging forward at rate of knots! The last week has seen the trench blocks laid by JDS Property and Development Ltd., first pour of the concrete generously donated at cost price by Bardon Concrete and more builders sand donated by H. Dunstan Ltd. Luckily the damp proof membrane donated by Travis Perkins, was put in place just before the storms at

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NCS residential camp at BF Adventure

By Clare|July 18, 2014|Uncategorized|0 comments

BF Adventure was host to the National Citizenship Service over the last few weeks and an incredible time was had by all. The NCS is open to all 16 and 17-year-olds in England. It helps build skills for work and life, while taking on new challenges and meeting new friends. NCS brings together young people from different backgrounds and helps them develop greater confidence, self-awareness and responsibility. It encourages personal and

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Busy start to the week!

By Clare|July 16, 2014|Uncategorized|0 comments

Its been a busy start to the week with the #bigkitchenbuild.  Our maintenance man Andrew opened up at 7.30am on Monday morning for the crew to start the concrete pour kindly donated by Barden Concrete for cost price, a huge thank you to them.  JDS properties and developments Ltd were also on site to make sure it all went in the right place! Trench blocks donated by Dennis May & Sons

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