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Transition London Intro Day

Date: 30 October 2014
Time: 10am - 4pm
Venue: Friends House, 173-177 Euston Road, London NW1 2BJ

Date: 30 October 2014

Time: 10am - 4pm

Venue: Friends House, 173-177 Euston Road, London NW1 2BJ

The Young Foundation’s Transition programme supports people developing ideas, campaigns or ventures that have a positive social aim; Distilling the best of social innovation teaching into four key workshops. If you are an existing or would-be social innovator with an idea to change society for the better, join the Transition programme’s interactive introduction day to:… → Read More

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Innovation in Education – Our Young Academy Demo Day

At The Young Foundation, we believe that tackling disadvantage in the education system is key to addressing inequality. Our contribution in this area is the Young Academy – a programme for social ventures that work to improve educational outcomes for disadvantaged young people. The Young Academy supports ventures in developing their ideas and business models and… → Read More

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New report outlines keys to successful replication

Realising Ambition

Date: 22 October 2014

Date: 22 October 2014

Released today, the mid-programme report from Realising Ambition outlines learning on what helps and hinders the replication of evidence-based interventions. Realising Ambition is a UK-wide £25m Big Lottery Fund programme that aims to understand what works in preventing children and young people from entering the criminal justice system. The Young Foundation and other partners are exploring what it takes for organisations… → Read More

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Innovation Awards won by Young Academy graduates

Date: 14 September 2014

Date: 14 September 2014

We’re thrilled to see Right to Succeed and Box Up Crime recognised for their innovative approaches to redressing inequalities in education – respectively winning and coming runner-up of Teach First’s 2014 Innovation Challenge. Both initiatives recently came through our Young Academy programme – a course specifically designed to support early-stage social ventures aiming to improve… → Read More