LDC announces extended partnership with The Prince’s Trust

Leading mid-market private equity firm LDC has more than doubled its commitment to The Prince’s Trust to help young people across the UK to create the leading businesses of the future. A new five year expanded nationwide partnership with The Prince’s Trust will help up to 10,000 additional young people to start, sustain and grow their own business through an extension of the Enterprise programme. The partnership currently makes LDC the leading corporate supporter of young entrepreneurs at The Prince’s Trust. LDC first partnered with The Prince’s Trust in 2019…

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The Prince’s Trust receives £10m gift to support young Londoners

The Prince’s Trust has a received a major gift of £10m from Julia and Hans Rausing to support its ambitious goals for young people in London. The generous donation will underpin The Trust’s strategic aims for its work in London, aiming to grow the number of young people supported in the capital to over 10,000 annually by 2023. The donation will give considerable support to two key elements of activity in London over the next four years, enabling it to reach young people aged 11-30 who need support. The Trust…

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Gap brings young people’s stories to life this summer

Prince’s Trust young people have recorded their stories and motivational messages to create an empowering playlist that will be rolled out within Gap stores this summer from today.  Working with Kiss FM presenter Charlie Powell, a group of young people who have been supported through our programmes recorded messages and chose their favourite songs, to inspire Gap‘s first-ever in-store radio campaign – ahead of International Youth Day on 12th August 2019.  The in-store campaign shares young people’s personal experiences to encourage customers to find out more about our work and donate to…

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Leading youth charities unite against violence

The Prince’s Trust is uniting the youth sector against violence with the launch of an initiative promoting role models and free activities to young people at risk of violence this Summer. The Amplified initiative, bringing together youth organisations including the Scouts, UK Youth, Redthread and StreetDoctors, will share activities and safe spaces for young people, as well as insights and advice from those who have lived experience of violence.  Two-thirds of young people in the UK (66%) think having positive role models would help to reduce violent crime among young people,…

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Wimbledon Coin Toss: A Space Odyssey

To honour an epic and unique journey ahead of this year’s Wimbledon finals, and to celebrate the four finalists who have made it through the Fortnight, the AELTC has teamed up with McCann London and Craft London to create a new 60-second film, “The Coin Toss”. Narrated by AELTC Chairman Philip Brook CBE, this unique film tells the story of how a chance conversation turned into a space mission, and will be distributed globally on TV and online to promote the Finals Weekend on Saturday 13 and Sunday 14 July.…

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