#RunWithGeorge takes on 1 million steps challenge for The Prince’s Trust

George, 12, whose first feat saw him raise money for Liverpool’s Alder Hey Children’s Hospital as a thank you for saving his brother’s life, will enlist the help of friends, family and a few famous faces to reach the ambitious target, which works out as 500 miles. Ben Shephard, Jenni Falconer, Giovanna Fletcher and Iwan Thomas have all already signed up for the challenge, which will run between June and next January. George says: When I started running to raise money, I wasn’t very confident, and I had no idea…

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The Prince’s Trust supports inaugural Stephen Lawrence Day

On 22nd April 2019, young people from youth charity The Prince’s Trust supported the inaugural Stephen Lawrence Day together with the Home Office and the Stephen Lawrence Charitable Trust at an event hosted in South London. The Prince’s Trust hosted event brought young people together to share their stories, and in keeping with the theme of the day to ‘Live Our Best Life’, discuss the positive contributions young people make to their communities and society. The Minister of State for Policing and the Fire Service and Minister for London, Nick…

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The Leopards and Prince’s Trust launch design competition

The Leopards are a like-minded group of British designers and jewellery professionals who have come together to celebrate the wonder, art and desire that jewellery inspires.  Brought together by a passion for their craft and the future of goldsmithing in the UK, The Leopards are partnering with The Prince’s Trust and The Goldsmiths’ Centre to offer a unique training experience to guide and encourage young people into the jewellery industry. Below are the rules and information as set forth by The Leopards and Prince’s Trust: The competition Entrants are invited…

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Notonthehighstreet announces three-year partnership with The Prince’s Trust

Notonthehighstreet, has announced a three-year partnership with The Prince’s Trust, in a mission to empower young women with a creative and entrepreneurial flair. To mark the beginning of the partnership, coinciding with International Women’s Day, notonthehighstreet has also launched a new product range to raise funds for Women Supporting Women. This unique collection takes inspiration from powerful female figures including Emmeline Pankhurst and the Suffragette Movement to Greek goddess Athena, each item in turn celebrating the achievements of women with subtle nods to female empowerment. Created by female entrepreneurs, for those…

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The Prince’s Trust launches partnership with Google.org

The Prince’s Trust, with support from Google.org, has announced a two-year commitment which aims to help young people develop the necessary digital skills to prepare for their future and enter the job market. Google.org has provided £1,600,000 in funding to support over 4,500 16 to 30-year-olds who are unemployed and underemployed across the UK, by providing them with the digital skills they need to help them achieve the confidence to live, learn and earn.  Andy Street, Mayor of the West Midlands launched the project alongside Ronan Harris, Managing Director for Google UK…

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