News and updates from ourselves and the Foyer network.

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Inspire residential: September 2014

Programme Manager John Percival gives a flavour of our recent Inspire residential with young leaders. On Monday 8th September 22 participants from South Wales, London and Birmingham embarked on a journey to their Inspire residential –…

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Great fundraising at the Great North Run

On Sunday 7th September Scott Robinson, former Business Development Manager for Changemakers, took to the streets to raise funds for the Foyer Federation. We are delighted and fortunate in equal measure to have Scott’s support and devotion. Running in…

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An update on our european partnerships

In our determination to create a better deal for young people, we are continually making new connections, exploring new territories and developing new partnerships. Our work extends abroad as well, and over the course of our history…

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Changemakers merging into the Foyer Federation

We are delighted to bring you the news that on 1st September youth leadership charity Changemakers merged into the Foyer Federation. The merger is a happy development in a relationship which, born of common values and…

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Money for Life Challenge 2014/2015

Could you help people in your community improve their money management? Want to help help people make better choices when it comes to finance? The Money for Life Challenge is a national competition which provides small grants for…

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Celebrating one year of bringing health to life

1 programme. 12 months. 21 Healthy Conversation Hubs. Countless lives improved across the UK. The Foyer Federation would like to say a massive congratulations to all those involved in year one of our Big Lottery Funded…

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Enterprise graffiti from Harlow Foyer’s Talent Generator project

As part of the Pop Up Talent Programme, Harlow Foyer have completed their first Talent Generator project! The idea behind the Talent Generator is to engage young people in social action projects, which help develop their teamwork, planning and project…

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Practice Event 2014: Taking Advantaged Thinking Action

On the 9th of July the Foyer Federation’s annual Practice Event kicked off at Aston University in Birmingham, bringing together 150 delegates from as far afield as the Netherlands and Australia. The two day event came…

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The Chance: Swindon Foyer and BMW partner up

Emma, the Foyer Trainer in Swindon has spent the last few months working alongside SMMT, the Foyer Federation and BMW, to get a Working Assets programme off the ground. Her role has involved arranging work experience…