Can you help to support the homeless in Leicester?

Leicester is the latest city to join the European End Street Homelessness Campaign, which seeks to identify people who are street-homeless in the local community so that they can be helped off the streets. The campaign will include an overnight street count which will see 80 volunteers locating and surveying people who are sleeping out. #DMUlocal​ is […]

Students and staff give warm welcome to youngsters from India

Youngsters from a children’s home in India have been making new friends, having fun and seeing life in Leicester on their first visit outside the country. The team from De Montfort University Leicester (DMU)’s Square Mile India, launched two years ago to support  Manav Sadhna in Ahmedabad, organised the special trip for five children this week. […]

Rotary Club member shares experience of bulb planting project with #DMUlocal volunteers

Last week #DMUlocal volunteers teamed up with the Rotary Club of Leicester Novus to celebrate their work helping to practically eradicate poliomyelitis. Members of the clubs have immunised millions of children across the would to protect them from the disease, with each immunised child dipping his finger in purple ink to signify they had received the […]