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The British Benevolent Society of California provides financial aid and compassionate relief to British Citizens in need throughout the Western United States.

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BBS In The Community

May 15, 2020

How We Help & Engage With┬áThe British Community In…

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BritWeek, PodCasts & Staying In Touch

April 24, 2020

Plans For the Weekend BritWeek Starts Tomorrow BritWeek kicks…

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BBS is Proud to Introduce Virtual BritWeek 2020

April 22, 2020

Virtual BritWeek 2020 BritWeek kicks off the Saturday 25…

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Help Us Help Our Community

March 31, 2020

  With so much uncertainty ahead of us, we…

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BBS Coronavirus Update

March 24, 2020

California Needs You To Stay At Home The Governor…

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Coronavirus Check In

March 24, 2020

Let’s stay connected Last week the BBS shared a…

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BBS Coronavirus Update

March 11, 2020

As you know, the coronavirus COVID-19 situation is rapidly…

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Did you know?

BBS President Courteney Walter Bennett rose to the aid of his fellow British countrymen affected by the 1906 earthquake and fire in San Francisco. Bennett went as far as to risk his life while attempting to save important materials and documents in the consulate office as it was ablaze.