Wednesday, June 18, 2014
We awarded £60,000 over two years to the Orpheus Centre for their Performing Arts Outreach Programme. Orpheus students will act as mentors and facilitators to other young people to devise, rehearse and perform a new piece together for an audience.
Tuesday, June 17, 2014
We awarded £500,000 to the Prince’s Trust in May 2014 to open a new Prince’s Trust Centre in Burnley. This centre will help double the number of young people The Prince’s Trust can help there.
Monday, June 2, 2014
We gave an award of £220,000 to IntoUniversity to open more study support centres in deprived communities, reaching over 3,000 young people.
Thursday, May 29, 2014
In May 2014 we made an award of £90,000 to Leap to support the Improving Prospects Programme. Improving Prospects helps disengaged and vulnerable young people aged 16-21 to address the issues that can often lead them into trouble.
Wednesday, May 21, 2014
We made an award of nearly £400,000 over three years to The Duke of Edinburgh’s Award Scheme to support its work in the North East of England.