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Vacancy: InternshipWe're looking for energetic people with the ability to engage and inspire young people to apply for our paid 9-month internship in London, Birmingham and Bristol.AboutBaroness Estelle Morris praises Envision for fostering collaboration between schoolsAs she heads up a new partnership of Birmingham’s schools, the former Secretary of State for Education recognises our role in school collaboration...news27  MarchCommunity-Apprentice benefits proven in Cabinet Office control trial The benefits of completing Community-Apprentice were proven recently when the programme was subjected to a rigorous randomised control trial commis...news9  MarchCharacter Education: Envision Think PieceOur schools must be more than just exam factories - they need to develop personal qualities such as perseverance and empathy. Gathering evidence cl...news9  March
Staff at Aberdeen Asset Management go the extra mile for social actionOur corporate partner Aberdeen Asset Management are hugely committed to making people-powered change happen, and now they’re taking on some...news4  JulyTruth About Youth: A festival with a difference Birmingham's Truth About Youth Festival is no ordinary festival. Your ticket? Having completed a project to tackle social issues in your community.news1  JulyCommunity-Apprentices raise £10,000 in just 10 weeksOur first ever Birmingham Community-Apprentice Challenge came to an end on Wednesday, wrapping up 10 weeks of youth social action...news27  JuneCelebrating a year of youth social action in BristolWednesday 18th June marked our graduation day for our Community-Apprentice students in Bristol! They donned (self-decorated!) mortarboards to celebrate a year’s worth of social...news20  JuneEnvision students celebrate diversity in a week of eventsA team of students from Pimlico Academy got together recently to hold a week of events at their school to celebrate diversity. The students felt a ...news23  MayEnvision Grads lead the fight against Human Trafficking in BirminghamThe Envision Grad Action Team organised an evening of independent films, spoken word performances and a panel debate all geared towards raising awa...news19  MarchCommunity leaders impressed by young people's ideasCommunity leaders have been hearing young people's ideas for improving the quality of life within the London boroughs of Hackney and Camden.news17  FebruaryEnvision Ambassadors spread festive cheerTwas a week before Christmas, and all through Bristol town, People rushing and pushing, just wearing a frown. Standing in Cabot centre, spreading f...news18  DecemberTwitter

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CIPD report looks at the role of employers in youth social actionThis week the CIPD launched their report, "Youth Social Action and Transitions into Work: What role for employers?" featuring a series of in-depth case studies on Envision corporate partnerships.news20  November
When Life Gives You Lemons...The 'Check the Lemon' Envision team hit the cold streets of Bristol to ask one simple question: what makes you happy?news23  MarchHow to Change the WorldA big title for a little book - but it's packed full of great advice, amusing ancedotes and fantastic tools for overcoming your 'inner saboteur'!ReadContactWe have offices in Birmingham, Bristol and London. Find out where to find us.ContactVacancy: InternshipWe're looking for energetic people with the ability to engage and inspire young people to apply for our paid 9-month internship in London, Birmingham and Bristol.AboutTheir enthusiasm for making positive change is just so infectious it just makes me want to get out and do more.Envision Team MentorNick NielsenChair of the Trustee Board and Co-FounderAboutOur Vision and ValuesAt Envision we want to build a society where every individual feels motivated and able to do their bit to make the world a better placeAboutVolunteersVolunteers are the lifeblood of Envision, playing an essential role in providing support, advice and encouragement to the Envision school teams.Challenging youth stereotypes"Working with Morgan Stanley was amazing. We learnt so much from them and I'm not scared about walking into an office environment anymore."StudentsTeam Impressions tackle negative stereotypes of young peopleA group of students from King Edward's Aston School for Boys are volunteering in the community, attending events, presenting assemblies and run...news2  April
About Envision BirminghamEnvision Birmingham is loud, proud and very very passionate about seeing the city we love be the best it can be.BirminghamWho we're working withEnvision Birmingham is loud, proud and very very passionate about seeing the city we love be the best it can be.BirminghamHow to get involvedWe are giving hundreds of adults living and working in Birmingham the opportunity to inspire and support young people to discover their full potential and to create change.BirminghamVacancy - Birmingham InternshipYour chance to take on a challenging role for a topical and ambitious charity; working right at the interface of youth empowerment and social action.BirminghamBirmingham grads hit the newsroom Birmingham grad Ella reports on a special inside look at the newsroom of the Birmingham Post and Mail.news31  JulyTruth About Youth: A festival with a difference Birmingham's Truth About Youth Festival is no ordinary festival. Your ticket? Having completed a project to tackle social issues in your community.news1  JulyCommunity-Apprentices raise £10,000 in just 10 weeksOur first ever Birmingham Community-Apprentice Challenge came to an end on Wednesday, wrapping up 10 weeks of youth social action...news27  JuneGetting children reading "Envision has shown us the power of opting in. So much has happened just because nine of us decided to do something. If everybody did it, the world would be such a better place."StudentsThe Big City Sweep UpEnvision Grads took to the streets of Birmingham to take on the challenge of cleaning up one of the city's most dynamic neighbourhoods. With lo...news28  OctoberEnvision Grads fight food poverty in BirminghamEnvision Grads undertake a city-wide campaign to raise food donations for Birmingham's most vulnerable families.news1  November
About Envision BristolWe’re bringing young people together with organisations and individuals who can support them to develop enterprising solutions to real social problems and improve the quality of life in Bristol.BristolCelebrating a year of youth social action in BristolWednesday 18th June marked our graduation day for our Community-Apprentice students in Bristol! They donned (self-decorated!) mortarboards to celebrate a year’s worth of social...news20  JuneVacancy - Bristol InternshipYour chance to take on a challenging role for a topical and ambitious charity; working right at the interface of youth empowerment and social action.BristolEnvision Grad - Travis"The main thing I took from Envision is that you don’t have to wait to change things. You can just do it."GraduatesUniting religious communities"Stereotypes within religion is an issue in our area, but it’s also a problem in the world generally. And if people don’t try and change it, on any level, it’s just going to get bigger."StudentsKeeping Bristol safe "I don’t think people are always aware of issues that are right there. Sometimes it takes a crime or an accident or something for people to actually open their eyes."StudentsEliminating hostile attitudes "One of the reasons I did Envision was to educate people. I’ve had people spit at me in the street before, just because they’ve made an assumption."StudentsEnvision Ambassadors spread festive cheerTwas a week before Christmas, and all through Bristol town, People rushing and pushing, just wearing a frown. Standing in Cabot centre, spreading f...news18  DecemberCommunity-Apprentices pitch to Bristol MayorBack in September Bristol Mayor, George Ferguson, challenged our Community-Apprentices to come up with ideas that tackled a community issue in their area.news11  DecemberWho we're working withWe provide a hub for other charities and community groups who want to educate young people about their issues such as global food systems, recycling, bullying, racism, healthy living and community regeneration.Bristol
About Envision LondonFrom humble beginnings in a garden shed, the London team has grown consistently over the past 12 years and we are currently working with 56 schools across the capital.LondonWho we're working withWe’re working with local community organisations and the business sector to harness their knowledge and expertise to offer an engaging volunteer experience alongside young people.LondonHow to get involvedWe are giving hundreds of adults living and working in London the opportunity to inspire and support young people to discover the potential to create chance.LondonVacancy - London InternshipYour chance to take on a challenging role for a topical and ambitious charity; working right at the interface of youth empowerment and social action.LondonMy London My LegacyEnvision London's annual end-of-year celebration. This year we're hosting our very own carnival!event2  JulyPromise's story - videoWhen Promise interviewed members of her local community, she found out that what most worries the...StudentsTackling food waste in Hackney "I always knew there were problems in Hackney, I just didn't do anything about them. To be honest, I think lots of people are like that."StudentsGirls against domestic violence "I think it’s made me more aware of not just myself, but everything, if that makes sense. If I had to pick a word for it, I’d say ‘enlightening’."StudentsSaima's story - videoSaima discovered that Camden is the worst borough in London for malnutrition. She explains what h...StudentsPatryk's story - videoPatryk tells us how interacting with elderly people helped him overcome a lack of self confidence.Students
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