The Sophie Lancaster Foundation

The Sophie Lancaster Foundation

Charity information

The Sophie Lancaster Foundation

To raise awareness and challenge the intolerance and prejudice faced by alternative subcultures.

Founded 2010

  • Mission statement

    Following the murder of Sophie Lancaster in 2007 (killed for her “goth”apprearance) The Sophie Lancaster Foundation was established to create a lasting legacy to Sophie; to provide educational group-works that will challenge the prejudice and intolerance towards people from alternative subcultures and to campaign to have the UK Hate Crime legislation extended to include people from “alternative subcultures” or “Lifestyle and Dress

  • Aims

    The Sophie Lancaster Foundation aims to:

    • To create a lasting legacy to Sophie.
  • Overview

    Established: May 2010

    Registered Charity Number: 1129689

    Board members: 6

    Full time staff: 2

    Part time staff: 2

    Volunteers: 8

    Phone number: 01706216969

    Address: 12 Bury road Haslingden, Rossendale, Lancashire BB4 5PL

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