Month: January 2017

Upgrade Yourself – Volunteers needed

January 10, 2017

Upgrade Yourself is a project delivered by Coin Street and SE1 United that supports young people with their studies and advice about their future choices. We are looking for volunteer mentors for one hour between 5 and 8pm every Monday to support school kids with academic work. Ideally tutors will be available in the 5-6pm […]

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Young at Heart Party 2017

January 9, 2017

On Friday 6 January, we hosted our annual senior celebration, Young at Heart. Now in it’s 17th year, the event was the most popular yet with over 80 local seniors and members of the community in attendance. Local friends, families and even Young at Heart first-timers arrived in their most glamorous, glittering outfits, ready to ring […]

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The Enterprise Hub – Start it Up

January 6, 2017

The ‘Start it Up’ programme for 18-25 year olds kicked off on Tuesday 1 November. The 12 week-long business start-up project is aimed at young adults who are serious about self-employment. We are running this in partnership with Peabody, Elephant Artworks and Urban MBA. The programme has been met with much enthusiasm and we now […]

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Coin Street – 2016 in numbers

January 12, 2017

With 2017 well and truly upon us, we are taking the time to reflect on the year that was. £10,000 – Grant awarded to our Family & Children’s Centre from the Tesco Bags of Help initiative, raised from the 5p bag levy. We will be using the money to create a greener outdoor space for […]

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