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The Young People’s Forest Launch

Sir Trevor and Bridget were delighted to be at the launch of the UK’s first Young People’s Forest in Derbyshire…

Pears Foundation
16.11.18
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#iwillWeek 2018 – Reimagining & Embedding Young Volunteers in NHS Trusts

Tips & Tricks from Pears #iwill Fund NHS Trusts

Pears Foundation
14.11.18
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Pears Youth Fund is open for applications

Pears Youth Fund, in partnership with Leeds Community Foundation, is now open!

Pears Foundation
22.08.18
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NHS Trusts: Young Volunteer Programmes

Volunteers are essential in supporting the smooth running of the NHS.  They add value to services, enhance patient experience, support…

Pears Foundation
29.06.18
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The Linking Network

Who am I? Who are we? Where do we live? How do we all live together? These are vital questions…

Pears Foundation
28.06.18
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The #iwill Fund

Pears Foundation has a long history of supporting young people to get involved in social action through partners such as…

Pears Foundation
28.06.18
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Scout Association

The Scouts offer children and young adults an opportunity to enjoy exciting experiences, learn new skills and develop their team-working…

Pears Foundation
28.06.18
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Place2Be

Place2Be is one of the UK’s leading advocates of children’s mental health and wellbeing. With one in ten children in…

Pears Foundation
28.06.18
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Maslaha

The past few years have seen a heightened focus on Muslim communities and Islam across the UK and abroad, but…

Pears Foundation
28.06.18
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Integrated Education Fund

Integrated education brings children and staff from Catholic and Protestant traditions, as well as those of other faiths, or none,…

Pears Foundation
28.06.18
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Hand in Hand

The Israeli education system is divided into secular Jewish schools, religious Jewish schools and Arab schools with the result that…

Pears Foundation
28.06.18
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Girlguiding UK

Girlguiding is the UK’s leading charity for girls and young women, giving them a space where they can be themselves,…

Pears Foundation
28.06.18
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New support for historic partnership between Girlguiding and The Scouts

Girlguiding and The Scouts are joining forces for the first time to grow youth social action.

Pears Foundation
28.06.18
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First Give

Pears Foundation is a founding funder of First Give, an organisation that contributes to building a culture of giving in…

Pears Foundation
28.06.18
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Duke of Edinburgh’s Award

The Duke of Edinburgh’s Award (DofE) has given millions of young people in Britain support and encouragement as they seek…

Pears Foundation
28.06.18
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Coram

Pears Foundation is committed to improving and sustaining wellbeing, especially for young people in difficult circumstances. We fund partners who…

Pears Foundation
28.06.18
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Anna Freud National Centre for Children and Families

Pears Foundation is committed to supporting organisations that promote children’s social and emotional wellbeing and contribute to better understanding of…

Pears Foundation
28.06.18
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Ambitious about Autism

Ambitious about Autism is the national charity for children and young people with autism. Their ambition is to make the ordinary…

Pears Foundation
28.06.18
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Share Your #iwill Pledge Day 2018

We’re sharing our #iwillPledge today to mark our commitment to youth #socialaction for ALL young people.

Bridget McGing
05.06.18
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The #iwill campaign launch 2017 National Youth Social Action Survey

The latest findings from Step Up to Serve’s #iwill campaign survey.

Pears Foundation
24.04.18
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Launch of NHS70 Youth Social Action Campaign: Empowering Young People in Health and Social Care

We are excited to attend the Launch NHS70 increasing opportunities for young people to make a difference.

Pears Foundation
15.01.18
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Anna Freud campaign you are never too young to talk mental health

In preparation for World Mental Health Day on the 10th October Anna Freud launch new campaign.

Pears Foundation
19.09.17
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NHS Expo 2017: The Role of Young People in Improving Health and Transforming Care

Bridget attends NHS Expo 2017 to mark the launch of the first six NHS pilot sites funded through the Pears #iwill Fund.

Bridget McGing
11.09.17
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Improving Access to Guiding Latest Developments

This month we welcome Sarah from the IA2G at Girlguiding to share the latest updates on their new four resources.

Pears Foundation
17.08.17
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Evaluation design – using action research principles to tailor evaluation to what practitioners want

We are pleased to welcome our guest blogger Eliza Buckley from IVAR, who is leading the NYSAF evaluation process.

Pears Foundation
25.07.17
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Share Your Pledge Day 2017

As part of Volunteering Week 2017 we are sharing our pledge and commitment to youth social action.

Pears Foundation
07.06.17
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Pears Foundation become Dementia Friends

We are pleased to welcome our guest blogger Melina Pelling, a young volunteer and Dementia Friends trainer.

Pears Foundation
19.05.17
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Pears #iwill Fund: Increasing opportunities for young volunteers in NHS Trusts

We are excited to announce that we are now inviting targeted expressions of interest for funding.

Pears Foundation
20.03.17
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Pears Youth Fund for Leeds and Bradford opens!

We are pleased to announce the new £100,000 Pears Youth Fund in partnership with Leeds Community Foundation.

Pears Foundation
22.02.17
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Student Volunteering Week 2017: Youth social action research released

Research released today by the #iwill campaign confirms the benefits to young people of taking in social action.

Pears Foundation
20.02.17
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Supporting and Celebrating Student Social Action

To celebrate Student Volunteering Week we welcome our guest blogger Sara Fernandez from Student Hubs.

Pears Foundation
20.02.17
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2016: Review of the Year

And what a busy year it has been!

Amy Braier
16.12.16
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#iwill Week – Young people participating in social action have higher life satisfaction

Today marks the launch of the headline findings from the third National Youth Social Action Survey.

Pears Foundation
23.11.16
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#iwill Week begins with Multi-Million Boost for Youth Social Action

Pears Foundation has pledged a total of £4 million over four years to match-fund the #iwill fund.

Bridget McGing
21.11.16
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New research finds Scouts and Guides provide ‘mental health boost for life’

A new report finds people who participate in the Scouts and Guides in childhood have better mental health in later life.

Pears Foundation
10.11.16
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Youth Social Action: A Hospital’s perspective

We are pleased to welcome Chris Burghes, CEO of the Royal Free Charity, as our guest blogger.

Pears Foundation
17.10.16
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Have you ever washed a rental car?

Reflections from a visit to explore youth social action in the US

Bridget McGing
16.09.16
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The Pears Project – The Scout Association’s National Growth Pilot

As the Pears Project enters its third year we welcome Ben Powlesland from The Scout Association as our guest blogger.

Pears Foundation
29.07.16