Helping disadvantaged young people overcome the challenges of finding work

We exist to help disadvantaged young people overcome the challenges of finding work

WHO WE ARE

We’re working to change the way disadvantaged and under-served young people are supported into meaningful employment and helping them reach their full potential.

We do this by removing barriers for those furthest from the labour market and addressing ethnic disparities in youth unemployment.

Youth Futures Foundation was set-up in February 2019 to deploy the £90m from dormant assets allocated to helping disadvantaged young people into work.

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Our mission is to support young people furthest from the labour market into meaningful employment, helping them to reach their full potential.

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We’re committed to working in partnership with organisations and individuals that support our mission. Please get in touch if you are interested in working together.

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YOUNG PEOPLE SHOULD NOT BE MISSING OUT ON THE BENEFITS OF MEANINGFUL WORK DUE TO BARRIERS THAT WE HAVE THE POWER TO OVERCOME

Joe Montgomery, Founding Chair of Youth Futures Foundation

LATEST NEWS

Blog
06/01/2020

‘A few weeks into my new job and I am working with our committed team to refine our strategy and pave the way for the Youth Futures grants programme to open in the first quarter of 2020.’ New CEO, Anna Smee, outlines way forward for Youth Futures Foundation.

Jobs / News
04/12/2019

We are recruiting for two additional Directors to join our current Board and both roles are reserved for young people living in England who have direct or indirect experience of facing challenges when trying to get into work. 

News
08/11/2019

The Youth Futures foundation is seeking a strategic partner to deliver end to end grant-making administrative services for our first grant-making round.