The small charity that helps families feel brighter and think more positively.
We give BITESIZE pieces of help that make a BIG difference.
We all need some Bright Yellow Thinking!
Who Runs the Charity?
Voluntary representatives from our schools community
Patrons: Vanessa Feltz and Father Dane Batley-Gladden
Founder and Chair: Chris Flathers
Trustees: Annie Hindle, Vicky Dawes, Rachel Shear, Charmaine Martin, Kaya Hawkins, Sue Hinton
Yellow Organising Team: The leaders from The Orion and Goldbeaters
What We Do
1. Bitesize Help for Families with Children
Schools cannot give their funding out to help families with day to day problems so our charity steps in to provide:
2. Help for Additional Learning
School funding is poor. Life changing projects in our schools often need help. We raise money for things like:
3. Schools Advice
We provide advice to schools in challenging areas about the power of positivity and positive learning. Schools get:
4. Feeling Brighter
Working alongside us provides a special positive vibe. We encourage people help out with our activities. This is a way to feel brighter and learn to think more positively.
Our focus is primarily the community connected with the Gold Star Federation of The Orion Primary School and Goldbeaters Primary School but of course extends further
The Foundation’s work is based on the positive learning methods and learning culture used at the schools. Our members are current staff and pupils as well as ex staff and old students. All are ambassadors of a helping, caring and positive thinking culture.
Contact us at The Orion Primary School or collect an application form for help
Raise money for The BYT Project
Join Easyfundraising and you can collect free donations for us every time you buy something online. It won't cost you a penny extra so please help us to raise funds.
December 2021 : The Winter Hub The Yellow Bag Appeal
We are accepting donations for our winter hub. This will open in January. Families can come and fill a YELLOW BAG of essentials for FREE. We know that January will be a hard month and if everyone pulls together now we can provide help throughout the winter months.
See list below for what to donate
Tinned Fish, Tinned Meat, Tinned Soup, Tinned Fruit, Tinned Vegetables
Pasta, Rice, Noodles
Tea Bags, Coffee, Sugar, Cooking Oil
Crackers, Biscuits, Cereal
Shampoo, Toothpaste, Soap, Deodorant
Washing Up Liquid
HUGE THANKS TO ALL OUR FAMILIES FOR GENEROUS DONATIONS.
WE HAVE RECEIVED AN OVERWHELMING AMOUNT OF ITEMS FOR THE APPEAL
January 2022 - Finding things hard? BYT can help
The Winter Hub will be open on Thursday and Fridays.
Come along and collect a yellow bag of food and household items.
The charity can HELP with other small but important items...warm sweatshirts, a winter coat, a new bed or kitchen appliance...a donation towards a bill that is difficult to pay. Just ask for a BYT help form.