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Our projects

Transition Force: A LinkedIn for ex-service personnel

Transition Force is a new social enterprise and digital platform developed with and for ex-servicemen and women to help veterans at any stage of their career build networks of peer support, ask for expert advice, and gain access to exclusive employment to help them make the leap successfully. more >
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Aiming to get a quarter of UK primary schools coding

After-school web teaching network Code Club wants to expand from 1400 to 5,000 branches over the next two years, to offer volunteer-led free coding classes to a quarter of UK primary schools. more >
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Crowdsourced community storytelling

GlobalGiving UK connects donors with hundreds of grassroots projects around the world. Its community storytelling project engages young people in directly reporting community feedback on the issues that matter to them. more >

Creating and measuring change in the community

Young Advisors is a national network of 1,300 young community consultants who connect with decision makers to help them better understand what young people think, need feel and want from services. more >

Making online learning more universal with Benkyo Player

Although MOOCs (Massively Online Open Courses) have sparked a huge growth in the video and online learning sector, take-up to date has been skewed towards the tech-savvy and educated: Benkyo Player aims to open up online learning to less advantaged groups. more >

Specialisterne - A work agency to find 1 million ASD people skilled work

People with autism spectrum disorders have unique talents particularly suited to the IT marketplace but, in the UK, these skills currently go untapped. more >

Shimmer Platform - Tackling financial and fuel poverty

4.5 million people in the UK, an estimated 1.5 million of them children, were living in fuel poverty in 2011. more >
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Opening-up community planning with Commonplace

Commonplace is a mobile and web tool to make it easier for communities, especially those from hard-to-reach groups, to influence local planning decisions. more >

Active Alerter app - helping older people stay independent longer

Active Alerter is an activity sensor to help older people live independently and avoid being forced into costly full-time care for as long as possible. more >
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SpeakSet - Video calling for the over-65s

Social isolation is at epidemic levels among over 65s in the UK, with more than 3 million older people going more than a week without seeing a friend or family member – and more than a million going more than a month. more >