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Ideas, as well as people, now move more freely. We have put new models, drawn from other classes and other parts of the world, before the local people, creating new aspirations and new ideas.
Michael Young and Peter Willmott.
Family and Kinship in East London, 1957

#YFWeekly Edition 2

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Date: February 28 2017

Posted by: Hannah Kitcher

 

Bringing you some highlights from across the three areas of our work; social innovation and investment, work with communities and research.

Future visions for health and social care

Date: | Posted by: Dr Charlotte Heales

Date: February 28 2017

Posted by: Dr Charlotte Heales

 

Last week, as part of our EU-funded SI DRIVE project, the Young Foundation opened its doors to experts on health and social care innovation from across the world in order to explore global goals for social innovation in health and social care and how can we build health systems for the future. Read some of the key takeaways from the meeting…

#YFWeekly

Date: | Posted by: Hannah Kitcher

Date: February 20 2017

Posted by: Hannah Kitcher

 

Bringing you some highlights from across the three areas of our work; social innovation and investment, work with communities and research.

Early stage venture development: the journey so far with Keshav Bhatt, Revolution Hive

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Date: February 20 2017

Posted by: Hannah Kitcher

 

Keshav Bhatt is the founder of Revolution Hive, a social enterprise which aims to empower young people to take responsibility for dealing with the biggest challenges facing society in the 21st century. Revolution Hive is currently part of the London and South East 2016/17 Young Academy cohort. We asked Keshav for some insight into what… → Read More

Young Foundation supports Uprising’s latest venture to create One Million Mentors

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Date: February 16 2017

Posted by: Hannah Kitcher

 

For a young person today, working out who you are and what you want to do is one of the key challenges you face upon entering adulthood. For those that face inequalities, this process can be especially laden with pitfalls and barriers. Our mission at The Young Foundation, to confront the inequalities that undermine our economy and corrode our wellbeing, means that we work on and with a fantastic… → Read More