As companies struggle to motivate teams working remotely, new research published today (8th January 2021) reveals that employers who support their staff to…Read more
Improving the life chances of children and young people by connecting volunteers from the world of work with schools.
What we do
“It opened my eyes about different areas of work, and other ways of getting there. It also enabled me to talk to real people who have reached career levels that I aspire to.”
Year 9 student, Merseyside.
Around a third of young people currently in our schools are from an ethnic minority. Yet, the people leading schools generally do not reflect this…Read more
I am #InspiringTheFuture is our campaign to build up a 100,000-strong national network of volunteers from the world of work, giving millions of children and…Read more
Redraw the Balance continues to generate interest and inspire new versions around the world. The original two-minute film, which captures how young children define career opportunities as…Read more
Interactive virtual sessions
See how NHS staff are inspiring young people as part of our latest campaign with Health Education England:
And find out more about our virtual sessions.
News and events
Hundreds of thousands of young people have been able to meet volunteers from across the UK through the interactive virtual sessions we…Read more
We have published a new report entitled ‘The Value of Volunteering – volunteering in education and productivity in work’. Read the report:…Read more