News and updates from ourselves and the Foyer network.

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Forward Foundation support for Working Assets

Between July 2012 and May 2013 we managed four Working Assets packages funded by the Forward Foundation in North East London. A T-shirt business, Valentines Ball, mobile beauty company and pedalos on the City Road Basin….


Remembering Hayley

Sadly on the 2nd of May a valued member of the Foyer Federation family and our friend Hayley Hazelby passed away aged 29, after a brave struggle against cancer. This Friday members of the Foyer Federation…

Talent Bond Panel invests in young people’s futures

Talent Bonds are small scale targeted investments to help a young person with a need they’ve identified to achieve the aims they’ve set. On the 18th of April the Braintree Talent Bond Panel met for the…

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Proud launch of the first “Learning Ability Foyer”

Working with The Foyer Federation, the UK’s first learning ability foyer provides an alternative choice to residential schooling. Mayday is all about revolutions so it was somewhat fitting for the Mayday Trust to officially launch their…

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Step by Step achieves top status mark for service

We’ve awarded Aldershot-based charity Step by Step, the the highest level of accreditation for its approach to meeting the needs and aspirations of the 800 homeless and other young people it serves each year. The Foyer…

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So where are the ‘Secret Millions’ really buried?

At the end of this week’s episode of ‘The Secret Millions’ on Channel 4, a partnership led by the Foyer Federation secured £2m of Big Lottery funding that means we can pilot an idea called ‘Pop…

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The BIG Reveal

If you’re reading this you may well have seen the Foyer Federation feature in Channel 4’s series The Secret Millions. And the really good news is that the programme climaxed with the revelation by Dave Fishwick…

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Intrepid Explorers Bootcamp

Our Intrepid Explorers programme is a radical new approach to impact measurement. We’re giving young people from Foyers the journalistic skills to record their stories and that of those peers and to explore the factors that impact…