Matt Blacker (mattblacker)

Post by Matt Blacker, Author at Hope for the Young

Climb for refugees fundraiser!

Hope for the Young and The Castle Climbing Centre have teamed up to raise awareness and funds for young asylum seekers and refu...

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We are looking for Volunteer Mentors!

Hope for the Young’s Mentors help young people overcome the challenges facing them upon arriving in the UK, including difficult...

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Hope for the Young’s Team Challenge Event 2020

A huge congratulations to everyone who took part in Hope for the Young’s Team Challenge Event 2020, by raising money, donating,...

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Anti-racism Workshop with Resist Renew

It was great to see our staff, trustees, and mentors from across London join our online workshop on anti-racism and working wit...

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A look back to our Spring Party 2020

There were games, there was laughter, there was mingling, and boy was there food! Yes, we’re talking about the Hope for the You...

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Hope for the Young’s Response to COVID-19

Given the growing impact of Coronavirus and our concern that our beneficiaries will be one of the groups most impacted, we want...

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Annual Sponsored Walk 2019

One year on from our incredible walk through Epping Forest where we raised a whopping £20,000, we decided to do it all over aga...

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Tom’s Epic Bike Ride!

On Tuesday 13th August, our good friend and incredible supporter Tom Knight-Gaynor, set off on a bike ride of epic proportions ...

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The Big Half: A blog post by Lara Pawson

Had we known we were going to be racing against Olympic gold medallist Mo Farah, we might never have agreed to run The Big Half...

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