Upcoming Events

New Perspectives in Housing

24 April 2019

9am - 1pm

U+I, 7A Howick Pl, Westminster, London SW1P 1DZ

The Young Foundation presents New Perspectives, a unique new event convening major influencers and actors in housing to explore new ideas and solutions, partnerships and collaborations which will improve housing and the private rental sector. The event will foster conversations amongst landlords, developers, local authorities, tenants, policy makers, innovators and creative thinkers from outside the... Find out more

The week we left the EU, in conversation with Joe Hayman

27 March 2019

5.30pm - 7.00pm

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

On the 29th March 2019, Britain will leave the European Union following the Brexit vote. To coincide with this historic date, please join us on the 27th March 2019, two day’s before Britain’s historic departure, as we talk with the author, Joe Hayman and explore themes from his latest book ‘British Journey’. ‘British Journey’ which... Find out more

Past Events

In Conversation with Will Storr

21 February 2019

5.30pm - 7.00pm

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

** Please note that this event is now fully booked, please email us hello@youngfoundation.org to go on our waiting list.**   Join us on February 21st at 5.30pm for an evening with author and journalist Will Storr to talk about his most recent book “Selfie: How the West became Self-obsessed”. We are living in an age of... Find out more

Showcasing Innovation in Education

29 January 2019

5.30pm - 7.30pm

Bank of America Merrill Lynch

Register your interest! Our passion for tackling inequalities in the education system is led through our flagship programme, The Young Academy. This unique accelerator programme supports social ventures that work to improve educational outcomes for disadvantaged young people in England. We enable and support these ambitious ventures to develop their ideas, business models and work... Find out more

Housing Innovation Bootcamp

21 January 2019

TBC

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

For Social Entrepreneurs innovating in housing, The Young Foundation’s Housing Innovation Bootcamp provides accelerated impact through teaching best practice, offering expert advice and professional networking. Do you want to improve access to housing? Do you want help to develop an idea that reduces housing inequality?Do you have:• A great idea to make housing fairer? •... Find out more

SIC Learning Relay #3: Crowdfunding

21 September 2018 - 19 October 2018

09:00 - 17:30

Webinars + one in-person workshop at YF's HQ, London

Crowdfunding for social entrepreneurs and communities: a workshop On 21 September, the Young Foundation will host a crowdfunding workshop in our HQ in Bethnal Green. Online crowdfunding has made it easier to mobilise people around common interests and causes. When it comes to fundraising for social and community initiatives, crowdfunding offers an important alternative to... Find out more

Community Powered Change – Derry/Londonderry

19 September 2018

13.00 - 15.00

St Columb's Park House

Amplify NI helps people take action together to create fairer communities where everyone can thrive.  Do you want to make your community a better place to live? Are you interested in exploring new ways of working with the people who benefit from what you do? Join us for our Community-Powered Change taster session! In this informal... Find out more

Community Powered Change – Belfast

18 September 2018

12.00 - 14.00

Ormeau Baths

Amplify NI helps people take action together to create fairer communities where everyone can thrive.  Do you want to make your community a better place to live? Are you interested in exploring new ways of working with the people who benefit from what you do? Join us for our Community-Powered Change taster session! We believe everyone... Find out more

Let’s get mythical

18 September 2018

17:00 - 19:00

The Young Foundation, 18 Victoria Park Square, Bethnal Green, E2 9PF

On Tuesday 18 September, we’ll be talking myths and stories with Alex Evans, author of The Myth Gap.

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