Secretary of State for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport Matt Hancock today launched a new rugby version of Street League’s award-winning sport for employment programme.Read more
Street League has, since the launch of our #CallForClarity campaign spoken about our transparent approach to social impact reporting. This has included our Three Golden Rules and online impact dashboard which we hope communicates our successes as well as when we don’t get things right. We also try to challenge ourselves to be transparent across all aspects of the organisations.Read more
Scotland’s Employability and Training Minister Jamie Hepburn visited Street League Glasgow to mark the latest employment statistics released by the Office of National Statistics. These show that 57.3% of young people in Scotland are in employment (compared to 53.9% of young people in the UK).Read more
Today, March 19th 2018, the Prime Minister visited Street League in Birmingham, to launch a £90m programme that will tackle inequalities in youth unemployment.
On visiting Street League's programme in Aston, she learned how Street League uses sport to engage with 16-24 year-olds and supports them to develop the key skills needed for employment, such as communication, confidence, interviews and building a C.V.Read more
Today Nissan is joining UEFA Foundation for Children and streetfootballworld to support the grassroots organisation Street League in the United Kingdom, as well as Sport Dans La Ville in France.
Part of its mission to create a “cleaner, safer, fairer” world, Nissan is addressing the issue of the roughly 7 million young people (15-24) in Europe that are Not in Education, Employment and Training (NEETs).Read more
We are very pleased to announce that we have been accepted by the Scottish Government into the Scottish Business Pledge.
The Scottish Business Pledge is a commitment between the Scottish Government and their partners to support business development in Scotland. We have joined more than 400 other businesses involved in the voluntary code of business practice. The Pledge ensures that innovation, fairness and opportunity develop together in Scotland.Read more
The Football 7s have chosen Street League as their UK charity partner, to raise awareness of how we can use football to change lives and inspire young people, as well as 5% of entry fees being donated to help tackle youth unemployment through sport. This vital funding will ensure that Street League can continue to support vulnerable young people from disadvantaged communities around the UK, and give them a chance of a better future.Read more
Street League is delighted to have attended the 2018 People’s Postcode Lottery annual Charity Gala where it was announced that £93.4 million was awarded to charities and good causes in 2017 – thanks to players of People’s Postcode Lottery. The charity was invited to open the Gala with an energising dance performance from the young beneficiaries from Birmingham.Read more
This January, each Street League region across the UK organised a fantastic event to raise funds to help us continue our vital work with young people facing unemployment.Read more
Jack Thompson is a Youth and Community Coach at Street League’s London Academy. He is taking on 26.2 tough miles at the 2018 London Marathon to raise funds for Street League.Read more