Celebrating Michael Young’s centenary in 100 events... by innovating gender equality... by realising children and young people’s potential... by connecting people to transform the places they live ... by leading ground-breaking research
events

The People’s Panel

Date: 30 March 2015 - 1  
Time: 19:00 - 21:00
Venue: Conway Hall, London WC1R 4RL

Date: 30 March 2015 - 1  

Time: 19:00 - 21:00

Venue: Conway Hall, London WC1R 4RL

Join us for the culmination of The People’s Accelerator: The People’s Panel. An evening hosted by The Young Foundation, Conway Hall Ethical Society, People’s Republicand The Sunday Assembly’s Sanderson Jones. General Secretary of the Cooperative Party, Karin Christiansen, will introduce the pitches by talking about the opportunities that alternative finance models present for social initiatives. The event is the first… → Read More

projects

Evaluating health support for homeless people

For those experiencing homelessness, poor physical and mental health is a major challenge, and ill health is more prevalent than within the general population. The nature of homelessness means there are significant barriers to accessing health care for those experiencing homelessness.

We are currently working with Groundswell to evaluate…

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The most social form of investment?

We have harnessed the tools of capitalism to tackle inequality – but is it working? By Esther Foreman, Director of Movement Building, Stuart Thomason, Head of Ventures.  “Our charity system is fundamentally regressive, and works in favour of the institutions of the elite”. Ken Stern Here at the The Young Foundation, we have been working… → Read More

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Building youth resilience in Newham

Commissioned by Newham Council, and funded by The Big Lottery HeadStart programme, The Young Foundation and creative co-creation agency Latimer are co-designing a campaign with young people in Newham to promote resilience and wellbeing in 10-14 year olds and their parents and carers.

The benefits of enabling young people to…