Help us raise vital funds to improve the life-chances of young people and their communities.

Your support will change lives

We believe that every young person – no matter where they grew up – should have the chance to succeed.

That’s why we fund accessible and life-changing apprenticeships – but we can’t do it alone. With your support we can help more young people gain:

  • Full-time employment for at least 15 months
  • Essential qualifications
  • Powerful support networks

How your donation helps

£15 could enable a Coach Core apprentice to provide sports coaching and mentoring to 13 young people from disadvantaged or challenging backgrounds.

£35 could provide sports kit needed for the apprenticeship

£50 could enable an apprentice to complete their first coaching qualification.

'Prior to Coach Core, I was struggling to see what my future would hold... I didn’t feel my learning needs were fully understood and I didn’t receive the GCSE grades I wanted as a result. I always knew I had a passion for being active but wasn’t sure what options I had. My confidence had taken a hit after my previous negative experiences in education and I lacked belief in myself.

The apprenticeship opened my eyes to new experiences... I actually started to enjoy studying again. It gave me access to opportunities that I could never have dreamt of! My long term ambition is to use this experience to become a qualified physiotherapist. A few years’ ago, I would never have imagined that pathway but I am now really excited for the future.'