We are saddened to hear of the passing of General Sir Robert Ford on 24th November 2015. General Sir Robert was the Chairman of Trustees of the Army Benevolent Fund from 1981 until 1987 and as such oversaw the stewardship of the Charity during this period. He will be remembered for his support to the men and women of the British Army and for his continued involvement with military charities. Our thoughts are with his family.
The HAC1537 fund is a new charitable partnership with ABF The Soldiers’ Charity. The national charity of the British Army, The Soldiers’ Charity was chosen as it offers wide-ranging support for soldiers – both Regular and Reserve – to veterans and to their immediate families.
Drawing inspiration from the HAC’s founding year, the partnership is a commitment to raise money which will help every cap badge in the British Army including the HAC, through The...
Everyone loves a good curry – and the bigger the better! Curry has always been synonymous with hearty Army ration packs, making the Big Curry a great way to celebrate our soldiers while raising vital funds for The Soldiers’ Charity. Our focus ‘Big Curry month’ is October, but your Big Curry can take place whenever suits you – every year hundreds of our supporters host their own Big Curry events across the UK.
Whether you decide on a beer and a Balti with...
Today, serving soldiers, veterans and celebrity supporters came together to launch “Celebrate our Soldiers” The ABF Soldiers’ Charity 2013 Christmas campaign.
We are asking our supporters, the British public and celebrities to get behind every veteran and soldier, and show their support and appreciation, by telling us why they choose to celebrate our soldiers this Christmas.
Why is the campaign important?
According to the latest Ministry of...