City leaders team up with Street League

Street League announces the launch of a new corporate advisory group with corporate volunteers from City-based firms working with the charity to increase its profile and raise funds. Read more

Matt Stevenson Dodd steps down as Street League CEO

After more than eight years of leading the charity, Matt Stevenson-Dodd will be stepping down as CEO to pursue new opportunities beyond Street League. During the time that Matt has led the organisation, with support from our funders and partners, Street League has grown significantly to help many thousands of young people change their lives through the power of sport. Read more

Street League receives £500,000 grant funding from London Marathon Charitable Trust

On Wednesday, 27th November 2018, The London Marathon Charitable Trust announced its first Strategic Partnerships Grants totalling £2.6million to six large-scale projects across the UK to get more people active. Street League was one amongst the six, receiving £500,000 grant funding to support young people in the London and Surrey area. Read more

Street League produces first all-digital annual report

In 2016, we began reporting the number of young people we didn’t help, encouraging the charity sector to commit to transparently reporting social impact. In our third year of celebrating our #CallForClarity campaign, we have produced our very first all-digital annual report, in an attempt to be even more informative, clearer and transparent. Read more

Street League embraces 'The F Word'

Upshot, a digital impact measurement organisation, and the Sports Think Tank, an independent think tank dedicated to UK sporting policy, have joined forces to curate ‘The F Word’, an event which seeks to explore how third sector organisations can work together to learn from their Failures and develop best practice strategies for dealing with them. Read more

Secretary of State launches Street League Rugby

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 chooses to report their gender pay gap

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

Minister marks employment figures and joins in Crossbar Challenge at Street League Glasgow

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

Prime Minister says Street League's programmes are "very important" for tackling inequality

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

Nissan partners with Street League to tackle youth employability challenges

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