WAVE (We All Value Each other) is a wonderful charity based on Hayling Island (a stones throw from FatFace Head Office and the FatFace Foundation shop in Havant) that aims to support young people in the area with a strong focus on mental health and wellbeing. In 2022, WAVE founder, Issy Scott, opened a premises in Mengham, Hayling Island where young people can go to socialise, get professional mental health support (via Y Services), do their homework and learn new skills in a safe environment.
The WAVE Festival
In 2022, the FatFace Foundation donated £2,000 to WAVE – this money was split between this wonderful safe heaven as well as support the brilliant WAVE Festival. If you haven’t heard about the WAVE Festival, you can find out more about it on their Facebook page here. Next years festival is being held on the 5th August 2023 on Hayling Island. Keep an eye on WAVE’s Facebook page for up to date information. FatFace Foundation will be there in support with all the profits of the day going to WAVE! So be sure to pop the date in the diary – it’ll be a fun day out for all the family!