New chair excited by new direction for 38 Degrees

24 Aug 20

38 Degrees has appointed Sue Tibballs OBE as its new chair. Sue is a campaigner and commentator who has worked in the social change sector for nearly 30 years. She is CEO of the Sheila McKechnie Foundation, a ‘think and do tank’ that builds capacity...

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Where should I set up my petition?

19 Jun 20

If you are thinking about setting up a petition you might be wondering which website you should use. Here are a few reasons why 38 Degrees is the best place to go…   What makes 38 Degrees unique? 🧡 Our values drive us. Unlike for-profit...

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A collection of anti-racism resources

4 Jun 20

Some of the resources in this list might be familiar to you – some of them won’t. But the important thing is we each show up and do the work. So we invite you to take some time to read, listen, think – and share...

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Our plan for the NHS

6 May 20

The results are in. With our NHS facing its biggest ever challenge, more than 100,000 of us have taken a survey to have our say on what we can do together to protect our NHS.  The results of the survey show that no matter who...

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Sharing our stories

24 Apr 20

Last week 6,000 people from across the country shared their experience of the benefits system with a group of powerful MPs, via 38 Degrees. This week this group of MPs shared these testimonies with top government ministers, using our stories to hold the government to...

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Renters need more support

24 Apr 20

As the coronavirus crisis continues, more and more people are applying for benefits to help them afford their rent. But at the moment, people are being left hundreds of pounds short because housing benefit isn’t enough to cover average rent costs. Already over 100,000 of...