£5,440 raised

On Friday 30th October, the International Scale Modeller community organised and ran a Charity Auction in aid of Models for Heroes. News of the auction and the rarity of some of the lots spread around the modelling community forums and facebook pages. Donated kits from around the globe were sent by the general public, distributors, …

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New Ambassador

Long standing supporter of Models for Heroes, Luke Carswell has been appointed as our newest Ambassador. Luke works in Birmingham as a Paramedic and has served Her Majesty’s Armed Forces with the Royal Military Police. Luke is an talented and prolific, all round scale modeller and most recently has found an interest and talent for …

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Silver Awarded

Models for Heroes have been awarded Silver as part of the Employer Recognition Scheme. Recognised for our dedication to employees and volunteers. Not just for our work we do for veterans. Half of our 130 volunteers are veterans, serving personnel or reservists and we are proud of the fact that we support the Armed Forces …

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M4H become a CIC

This month, an application to Office of the Regulator of Community Interest Companies (CIC) satisfied requirements for Models for Heroes to join the other 3,500 CICs in the UK. The CIC legislation states that any generated profits are used to support a specific community benefit. This change of governance takes place with immediate effect and …

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Rubicon Models UK Deliver

This month Rubicon Models UK cemented their support for our cause by donating over 200 brand new model kits. This is the second large donation from Rubicon Models UK, who have truly shown their support for our bravest. Rubicon Models have long been a favourite at our modelling sessions because of their ease to build, …

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Airfix Flying Hours

The biggest name in model making have pledged support for Models for Heroes as part of their re-launch of the Airfix Club Memberships. Thanks to the model manufacturer giant you have another way you can support our bravest – by sending us the tokens on the side of your Airfix kits. On the side of …

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Isolation Relief

Models for Heroes have been extremely busy during the lockdown. Many charities, local and national are working hard to provide food and supplies to vulnerable beneficiaries. Many are struggling with the boredom of having nothing to do. Seclusion can lead to anxiety and depression, having a healthy hobby can help focus your mind, give you …

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National Lottery Funded

We are excited to be awarded £9,900 in National Lottery funding to support our work providing model making activities to Armed Forces and Emergency Service Personnel in the UK. We will use the cash to provide Mental Health First Aid training to our volunteers. We have 30 volunteers and support 72 model making groups across …

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