Realising Ambition is delighted to announce the launch of its fifth insight paper on how organisational strength supports replication.
Northern Ireland is in the midst of a period of intense social and economic change. We face both profound challenges and a complex web of new opportunities. This is a moment that requires creative solutions to address the greatest issues of our time. This report sets out a path to create the conditions in which… → Read More
From January to June 2016, the Young Foundation worked with Power to Change and Social Enterprise UK in three very different Sheffield neighbourhoods, Manor, Upperthorpe and Heeley, to explore approaches to place-based investment in the city. Over the past two years The Young Foundation has developed an approach to place-based transformation which emphasises the importance of… → Read More
Realising Ambition is delighted to announce the launch of its fourth insight paper on routine outcome monitoring to support service improvement efforts.
Over 12 million people in the UK do not have access to affordable credit. An estimated 16.8 per cent are over-indebted. In Wales, the proportion is higher in every single local authority area with three among the UK’s top 10 most over-indebted localities. This report by The Young Foundation calls for real change to address this… → Read More
New Gender Futures report on what is genders lens investing, how it generates financial return and advances gender equality and what needs to happen to build the field in the UK.
A year ago we started listening to people from all walks of life in Leeds, learning about the deeply held values that exist in communities and hearing people’s stories of hope and transformation. We also met amazing projects, initiatives and campaigns that are creating a more just and equal place for everyone to live, and… → Read More
Realising Ambition is delighted to announce the launch of its third insight paper on the iterative nature of service improvement and the generation of evidence.
Amplifying the potential of cities and regions through movement-based social innovation – a methodology in progress At The Young Foundation we believe structural inequality undermines the economy and corrodes our wellbeing. Lack of opportunity and limited social mobility destroys lives, leaving its mark on communities, relationships, aspirations and self-worth . We work to create a… → Read More