Past Events

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Investment Readiness Masterclass for the Voluntary Youth Sector

Date: 11 February 2013 - 5 March 2013
Time: (see details below)
Venue: The Young Foundation, 18 Victoria Park Square, London E2 9PF

Date: 11 February 2013 - 5 March 2013

Time: (see details below)

Venue: The Young Foundation, 18 Victoria Park Square, London E2 9PF

Catalyst Investment Readiness Support is offering a 4 day long investment readiness masterclass for voluntary youth sector organisations.

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The Progression Whole

Date: 30 January 2013
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Venue: The Young Foundation, 18 Victoria Park Square, London E2 9PF

Date: 30 January 2013

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Venue: The Young Foundation, 18 Victoria Park Square, London E2 9PF

The Young Foundation, The Progression Trust and the Joseph Rowntree Foundation are holding a unique event that will explore, debate and drive forward thinking around progression for young people and education.

Social investment – the what’s, the why’s and the how’s

Social Investment – the What’s, the Why’s and the How’s

Date: 16 January 2013
Time: 14.00 - 16.30
Venue: The Young Foundation, 18 Victoria Park Square, London E2 9PF

Date: 16 January 2013

Time: 14.00 - 16.30

Venue: The Young Foundation, 18 Victoria Park Square, London E2 9PF

An introduction to social investment for organisations working in the voluntary youth sector.

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Stop Hitting the Snooze Button: Early Action as a Principle of Public Policy

Date: 15 January 2013
Time: 13.00 - 14.00
Venue: The Young Foundation, 18 Victoria Park Square, London E2 9PF

Date: 15 January 2013

Time: 13.00 - 14.00

Venue: The Young Foundation, 18 Victoria Park Square, London E2 9PF

Join David Robinson, Chair of the Early Action Task Force, as he explains the six major obstacles stopping policy makers from investing in preventative measures.

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The Hows and Whys of Evidence-Based Policy

Date: 5 December 2012
Time: 13.00 - 14.00
Venue: The Young Foundation, 18 Victoria Park Square, London E2 9PF

Date: 5 December 2012

Time: 13.00 - 14.00

Venue: The Young Foundation, 18 Victoria Park Square, London E2 9PF

Join author Jeremy Hardie to discuss evidence based policy- are the methods that policy makers rely on to gather and analyze evidence the right ones?

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Embedding Design in Local Government

Date: 7 November 2012
Time: 18.30 - 21.00
Venue: House of Lords, Committee Room 2A

Date: 7 November 2012

Time: 18.30 - 21.00

Venue: House of Lords, Committee Room 2A

Join Andrea Siodmok and Social Design Talks for an evening of discussion of how to successfully engage local authorities in design practices.

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Launch of the Accelerator

Date: 31 October 2012
Time: 18.30 - 21.00
Venue: Central London location

Date: 31 October 2012

Time: 18.30 - 21.00

Venue: Central London location

The Young Foundation is pleased to be launching our new Accelerator programme for social ventures. The Accelerator is an intensive 4-month social design and business support programme delivered by Young Foundation industry experts and mentors supported by a network of coaches. The programme will connect inspirational people – leading thinkers and doers who are determined… → Read More

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The Social Business Model Canvas Workshop

Date: 26 September 2013
Time: 17.00 - 19.00
Venue: The Young Foundation, 18 Victoria Park Square, London E2 9PF

Date: 26 September 2013

Time: 17.00 - 19.00

Venue: The Young Foundation, 18 Victoria Park Square, London E2 9PF

Are you an early-stage social entrepreneur? Join us for a collaborative workshop on clarifying your business model.

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East London: Ten Years of Change

Date: 4 March 2013
Time: 9.00am - 12.30pm
Venue: Community Links,105 Barking Road, London E16 4HQ (Canning Town)

Date: 4 March 2013

Time: 9.00am - 12.30pm

Venue: Community Links,105 Barking Road, London E16 4HQ (Canning Town)

New Start have organised a half-day event to reflect on the changes in east London over the last ten years and help to map the policies and projects that will enable inclusive, sustainable and just communities for its residents.

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Word on the street: Community Reporting

Date: 10 October 2013
Time: 13.00 - 14.00
Venue: The Young Foundation, 18 Victoria Park Square, London E2 9PF

Date: 10 October 2013

Time: 13.00 - 14.00

Venue: The Young Foundation, 18 Victoria Park Square, London E2 9PF

Join Gary Copitch of People’s Voice Media for a seminar on how ordinary people can train as community reporters and influence policy.