Helping Young Refugees into Education

We aim to remove obstacles to young refugees’ and asylum-seekers’ education and well-being through financial and mentoring support.

Our VisionA world where every displaced young person has the opportunity to receive an education and achieve their full potential.

Education Fund

We award educational grants to those who are not eligible for student finance

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Mentoring Support

We help vulnerable young people settle into the UK

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Fund Raising

Next fundraising event will be announced soon!

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What we've done so farAnd quite proud of it!


Applications approved for education funds


Hours of Mentoring


Fundraising Campaigns

Any UK resident over 18 can apply to be a volunteer. We aim to establish a pool of volunteers of different ages, cultural backgrounds & skills. We will provide you with an induction and all the necessary training required.

NewsHope for the Young blog

Refugee Week – Q&A with Matt matches small charities and great causes like ours, with individuals and organisations wanting to help. During Refugee Week they were really keen to find out more about the issues refugees and asylum-seekers face from the perspective of someone who sees these problems first-hand. Check out their inspiring interview with our very own Project and Development…

Meet Justin: Fundraising Volunteer

Justin works tirelessly behind the scenes helping to organise many of Hope for the Young’s successful fundraising events such as the New Year Raffle and The Big Half. His passion for helping those in his community is extraordinary and through his hard work and commitment in ensuring these events are a success, he has helped…

The Big Half: A Running Success!

On the 4th of March, Team Hope for the Young participated in The Big Half, an exciting half marathon winding its way through the streets of East London! We knew our determined runners would cross the finish line still smiling having participated in this unique race highlighting the diversity and spirit of the city. We…