June 13, 2024

4 million moments of aspiration on Social Mobility Day

June 13, 2024

Today is Social Mobility Day! Whilst it seems like there is a themed day for everything, this is about an issue our charity thinks is crucial – raising aspirations and ensuring that a young person’s background doesn’t determine their future.  Our research shows that young people’s aspirations are heavily influenced by the jobs their family and neighbours do, […]

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April 17, 2024

Launch of Making the Future campaign to demonstrate careers in crafts

April 17, 2024

We’re working with the Queen Elizabeth Scholarship Trust (QEST) to give young people the opportunity to learn about the world of work first hand from volunteers who work in crafts, conservation and restoration. What is Making the Future? Making the Future is our craftiest campaign yet. It aims to break down stereotypes about opportunities in […]

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April 10, 2024

Bank of America partnership supports brighter futures for young people

April 10, 2024

Education and Employers are one of Bank of America’s longest running charity partners. Bank of America continue to fund our work together, tackling stereotypes in the world of work and raising young people’s aspirations. Bank of America has been a lead corporate supporter of Inspiring the Future since 2011, reaching over 680,000 young people thanks […]

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March 25, 2024

Karen Giles 1962 – 2024. Thank you for inspiring us all.

March 25, 2024

Staff and trustees of the charity are very sad to hear of the loss of our long-standing trustee Karen Giles. Karen sadly passed away on Friday 22nd March surrounded by family after a long period of receiving palliative care at home after a diagnosis of brain cancer. Our thoughts are with her family at this […]

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February 29, 2024

Iceland launch Stækkaðu framtíðina (Inspiring the Future)

February 29, 2024

Today, Iceland launched their own version of our Inspiring the Future/Primary Futures programmes. They have called it ‘Stækkaðu framtíðina’, which translates into English as ‘Expand the Future’ as there isn’t quite a direct translation of the word ‘inspiring’ in Icelandic. The aim of the project is to help ensure equal opportunities and access to jobs […]

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January 22, 2024

Launch of national campaign to showcase exciting and accessible careers in aviation

January 22, 2024

We are delighted to announce that we are launching a new campaign to inspire and educate children and young people on the range of opportunities within aviation. The ‘Inspiring Aviation’ campaign will be a part of our Inspiring the Future programme and is being funded by the Department for Transport’s Reach for the Sky initiative.   […]

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