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Please Sponsor Us : A team of clients, staff and supporters of Ace of Clubs will be cycling from London to Brighton on 16th September – 54 miles including some impressive hills!

All money raised will help the increasing numbers of  homeless, vulnerable and isolated people who use Ace of Clubs every day.

We have just passed our first fundraising milestone of £1,000. Please help us raise the next £1,000.

Follow the link to our Virgin Giving web page here to see where your money would go, and to make a donation

Many thanks

All at Ace of clubs

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Please Sponsor the Ace Cycling Team .. (Cyclists against homelessness!)

Preparations for the sponsored London to Brighton cycle ride on 16th September are progressing well

We are arranging training sessions for clients of Ace of Clubs who are taking part in the ride, to help us all build up our stamina..

Follow this link to keep up to date with our progress, and to sponsor our team and help the homeless and vulnerable people who come to Ace of clubs every day.


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Ace Cyclists Against Homelessness!

Ace of Clubs is puilling together a team of riders to take part in the London to Brighton cycle ride on Sunday 16th September

Ace of Clubs will have a team of at least 15 people riding on the day, including some clients and staff of Ace of Clubs. 
Ace of Clubs has 8 spaces still available . Are you interested in riding with us, or Do you know anyone who might be  interested in joining our team, and in raising sponsorship?  Only 54 miles, with lunch provided!! For more information see the FAQ sheet attached, 
or to register for Team Ace  follow this link.
Please help in any way you can to raise  money for the Ace of Clubs team.. The link below takes you to our Virgin Giving fundraising page , and we would be delighted if you could share this with your friends, and through twitter and other social media (@weareaceofclubs). .
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The Ace Bike Club Fundraising site !!

As we get more people signing up to join the London to Brighton cycle ride on 16th September , we have opened a fundraising page on Virgin giving.

Follow the link for the latest news.

And we still want more people to join our team!

For more info see earlier posts or contact

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Confused by Univeral Credit ?

Don’t  be ! Come to a workshop here at Ace of Clubs at 10:30 on Friday. We look forward to seeing you then.


UNIVERSAL CREDIT . Click for information



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Join the Ace of Clubs cycling team!

If you like cycling, and are interested in a bit of a challenge, join our Cycle  Club and take part in the sponsored cycle ride on 16th September. This is going from Clapham Common to Brighton , and Ace of Clubs have reserved 15 places .

You just have to raise sponsorship for Ace of Clubs (and complete the ride!)


For more information follow the links below:




London to Brighton_poster


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Fancy a trip to the seaside (by bike) ?

LONDON  to BRIGHTON BIKE RIDE : 16th September 

Ace of Clubs has 15 places on the Clapham to Brighton bike Charity bike ride on 16th September.Do you want to challenge  yourself to complete this lovely 54 mile ride , and raise funds for Ace of Clubs at the same time?

This event is fully marshaled, with free drinks  and lunch, as well as access to return coach travel for you and your  bike at a reasonable cost. Most importantly, you will also get  a finishers medal!

Follow this link to find out more about the event :

And  follow this one to book one of the Ace of Club places and start setting up your fundraising page

Contact for more information

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Ace Charity Shops Need Assistants!

We have a vacancy for a part time shop assistant to join our team running the two Ace charity shops. See below :


Shop Assistant vacancy


Part Time Shop Assistants wanted – 20 Hours Per Week


Ace Shops are looking for someone with enthusiasm and commitment to join our lovely team in running our shops in Balham and Clapham. Oh and retail experience would be an advantage too!


More information is in the Job Description here

Shop assistant Job Description

Recruitment letter


If you want to discuss this further please leave your number in one of the shops,  or e-mail the Ace Shop Manager on

CLOSING DATE : Monday 3rd December 2018


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Gardening Group at Ace of Clubs

Ace of Clubs is delighted to be launching our new gardening group. It meets at 1:00 pm every Wednesday. This week they got stuck in with potting some herbs  – which will be used in our kitchen in months to come.

Please feel free to come and have a go – no experience required!




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Runners against homelessness!

Congratulations to Lizzie McKee who completed the very hot London Marathon in 4 hours, and raised over £800 for Ace of Clubs. See her story here

Ed Rice is about to tackle the Hackney Half Marathon, and has set himself a target of completing it in about 90 minutes. He has also set a target of  raising over £300 for Ace of Clubs..  Please visit his fundraising page and , if you can, give him the encouragement of sponsorship, which will go to help homeless and vulnerable people.

Ed’s fundraising page is here


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