CharityDetail

What it does
    Lifeskills Centres for disadvataged 11-24 year old NEETs - working to increase self belief and motivation, bring success in education, deliver work ready skills and attitudes and find sustained employment; Including 'Love4Life' project helping vulnerable teenage girls in health and relationships; 'Mentoring Scheme' pairing vounteer mentors with 'at risk' of ASB young people;
Who works here
  • 39 employees and 429 volunteers.
Who it helps
  • Children/young People
  • The General Public/mankind
Sector(s) covered
  • Education/training
  • Economic/community Development/employment
Where it operates
  • Leicestershire, Leicester City, Nottinghamshire, Rutland, Derby City
How it's governed
  • UK Charity, number: 1120694
  • First registered on 29/08/2007
UN SDGs
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Quality Education
Decent Work & Economic Growth
Reduced Inequalities
Financial Data
Y/E Income Expenditure Surplus Assets Months
Reserves
Filed on Employees Volunteers
31/03/2018 £1,005,213 £1,497,565 -£492,352 1 23/01/2019 39 429
31/03/2017 £1,242,831 £1,172,811 £70,020 £572,306 5 27/01/2018 32 300
31/03/2016 £1,229,239 £1,097,576 £131,663 £502,286 5 06/01/2017 27 176
31/03/2015 £861,922 £767,596 £94,326 £370,623 5 03/12/2015 21 250
31/03/2014 £618,007 £588,336 £29,671 £276,297 5 29/09/2014 17 200
31/03/2013 £538,039 £458,289 £79,750 £246,626 6 11/11/2013 13 150
31/03/2012 £420,564 £423,841 -£3,277 12/11/2012
31/03/2011 £361,528 £330,260 £31,268 22/11/2011
31/03/2010 £318,452 £278,906 £39,546 13/10/2010
31/03/2009 £164,146 £138,550 £25,596 22/12/2009
Donations received

Over the last five years they've received significant donations from 10 grant making charities totalling £1,273,665

Amount/
When
Donor To be used for
£70,000
29/11/2018
Co-Op Foundation "Journey to work" is a six-month programme of peer guidance and one-to-one support that will help young people struggling with employment be better prepared for work.
£76,727
31/01/2018
Dulverton Trust Journey to Work
£35,481
31/01/2018
Masonic Trust Education and employment support and counselling for disadvantaged young people who are NEET (Not in Education, Employment or Training).
£35,000
16/11/2017
Co-Op Foundation Supporting young people struggling with education in Derby by matching them with a network of local mentors.
£30,000
31/08/2017
Garfield Weston Foundation TwentyTwenty Implementation
£217,259
20/06/2017
Impetus PEF
£133,907
31/08/2016
Samworth Foundation Final piece of investment needed to bring the Jobs to Work (J2W) model to life based on evaluation
£75,507
20/06/2016
Impetus PEF
£50,000
29/02/2016
National Lottery They will provide regular nutritious hot meals for over 100 of the most disadvantaged young people. The benefits include cooking and eating regular wholesome meals, developing planning, budgeting, preparation and food hygiene skills, all of which have contributed to their maths, English and whole-life skills. 20:20 wants to extend the project by providing kitchen facilities in three further centres to reach out to an additional 300 disadvantaged young people, young mums, and around 130 toddlers.
£10,000
31/01/2016
Dulverton Trust work experience scheme
£299,348
30/09/2015
National Lottery Around 300 disengaged and disadvantaged 16 to 19 year olds in Derby will be paired up with 180 mentors initially to help them develop friendships, build relationships and trust. Mentors will encourage individuals away from crime and anti-social behaviour by involving them in new social networks, experience new social settings and develop soft skills. The support will also include life organisation such as money and housing through to coaching and exploring education and employment pathways.
£50,000
30/06/2015
Tudor Trust over two years as continuation funding towards the salary and associated costs of the managing director at a charity working with children and young people in Leiscestershire, Derby and Sheffield
£80,000
30/11/2014
Henry Smith Charity towards three years' continuation funding of the salary of a Lifeskills Manager at a project supporting disadvantaged and disengaged young people to move on into work, training and independence in Derby
£75,000
12/11/2014
Lloyds Bank Foundation The charity provides a range of life skills support, mentoring and counseling to young people. The grant will support the salary of the Operations Manager. This will ensure 300 unemployed and excluded young people a year access education or employment.
£35,436
31/08/2014
Samworth Foundation To fund an independent evaluation.
How effective is it?
Twenty Twenty Challenge

Objectives: Helping young adults achieve long term employment or further education

Beneficiaries: Young people aged 11-24, who find themselves disadvantaged and disengaged

Description: Intensive programme run from Lifeskills centres in the Midlands

Outputs Outcomes
01/04/2017-31/03/2018
278 Young people supported by educational courses
226 Young people supported by mentoring
144 Young people supported by Love4Life project
83% Young people staying on programmes until the end
53% Of students achieved an accredited Maths qualification
49% Of students achieved an accredited English qualification
60% Of students achieved an accredited ICT qualification
63% Of those moving on successfully to education or employment did so immediately after finishing at post 16 courses at TwentyTwenty
01/04/2016-31/03/2017
504 Young people attending courses350 Young people achieving objectives
83% Of young people moved on to further education
17% Of young people moved on to employment
86% Of young people stayed on programmes until the end
69% Of those moving on successfully to education or employment did so immediately after finishing at TwentyTwenty
87% Of students achieved an accredited Maths qualification
98% Of students achieved an accredited English qualification
01/04/2015-31/03/2016
484 Young people attending courses340 Youths achieving objectives
42% Of young people moved on to further education
58% Of young people moved on to employment
99% Of young people stayed on programmes until the end
80% Of those moving on successfully to education or employment did so immediately after finishing at TwentyTwenty
73% Of students achieved an accredited English qualification
90% Of students achieved an accredited Maths qualification

Our comments: Data is encouraging although it does not measure the incremental impact compared with no intervention.

Documents
Annual Report 2018 Programme Report Download Document
Annual Report 2017 Programme Report Download Document
Annual Report 2016 Programme Report Download Document
Governance
Trustees (4)
  • Sarah Webster
  • Sarah Tomlinson
  • Sarah Victoria Tremeer
  • Jimmy George Zachariah
Main office

Unit 15
30 Meadow Lane
Loughborough
LE11 1JY

Objectives

TO PROVIDE FOR THE PUBLIC BENEFIT COMMUNITY PROJECTS PROMOTING EDUCATION , TRAINING, THE RELIEF OF UNEMPLOYMENT, GOOD HEALTH AND RECREATIONAL AND OTHER LEISURE-TIME OCCUPATION IN THE INTERESTS OF SOCIAL WELFARE FOR PERSONS WHO HAVE NEED BY REASON OF THEIR YOUTH POVERTY OR SOCIAL AND ECONOMIC CIRCUMSTANCES WITH THE OBJECT OF IMPROVING THEIR CONDITIONS OF LIFE IN CHARNWOOD LOUGHBOROUGH AND IN SUCH OTHER PARTS OF THE UNITED KINGDOM OR THE WORLD AS THE TRUSTEES MAY FORM TIME TO TIME THINK FIT AND TO FULFIL SUCH OTHER PURPOSES WHICH ARE EXCLUSIVELY CHARITABLE ACCORDING TO THE LAW OF ENGLAND AND WALES AND ARE CONNECTED WITH THE CHARITABLE WORK OF THE CHARITY.