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June 14, 2019

Anna Darnell

As Policy & Partnerships Manager, Anna is helping to shape and deliver our organisational strategy by leading our stakeholder management and ensuring that YFF has strong relationships with relevant youth/youth employment organisations, as well as public bodies and Government departments. She is also driving forward the vital role of Youth Voice within YFF. Anna joins us as a secondee from the Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport (DCMS), where she was a Policy Advisor in the Youth and Social Action Team, leading on a number of different youth funding streams, supporting youth services policy development and was closely involved in the early policy work that supported YFF’s creation. Prior to this, Anna worked in the charity sector in a mixture of policy, research and frontline information services at Relate and Gingerbread.

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.