Category: Volunteer Stories

#MatchOfTheWeek: Mindsum

Mindsum CIC is  a ground-breaking start-up that  aims to  ensure children  and young  people’s mental illness is understood, supported and…

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#MatchOfTheWeek: Jim Vizzini (UBS) and Young People’s Counselling Service

YPCS provides psychoanalytical and integrative counselling and play therapies to children and young people through a team of experienced therapists.…

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#MatchOfTheWeek: Hope for the Young and Keith Karikari

In 2018 alone, 2,872 unaccompanied children applied for asylum in the UK. 50% were refused refugee status leaving many waiting…

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#MatchOfTheWeek: Wicked Weather Watch and Hillary McGowan

Wicked Weather Watch brings climate change to life for children by drawing on the personal experiences of Arctic explorers and…

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#MatchOfTheWeek: Matt Penney and Trampoline

Trampoline is a social enterprise that supports local entrepreneurs in disadvantaged communities as they build new businesses and expand their…

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#MatchOfTheWeek: Ann Humphries, Charity Mentor (Read Easy, Ministry of Stories, The Gifted, LFJ, Pulse Arts)

“Getting involved is a unique, hands-on, learning experience that heightens normal business expertise.  It also improves emotional intelligence which is…

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#MatchOfTheWeek: Ian Gethin and Football Beyond Borders

For Ian Gethin, the sale of the infrastructure fund he had co-founded caused him to reflect on how he spent…

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#MatchOfTheWeek: Tim Wright and Big House

Tim Wright spent 15 years as HR Director of the London Stock Exchange Group and 3 years as the Chief…

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