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£190raised of £350 target by 10 supporters

    Weʼve raised £190 to support talented and diverse Year Here Fellows to tackle social issues across London

    London, United Kingdom
    Funded on Wednesday, 20th September 2017

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    We are Transform3D, the philanthropic arm of digital marketing agency Forward3D. We exist to harness the innovation and talent of our employees to support early stage non-profits to flourish.

    We are raising funds for Year Here​, a pioneering social business​. Launched in 2013, Year Here is a postgraduate course in social innovation based in London, designed to cultivate entrepreneurial approaches to entrenched social problems.

    Year Here Fellows start by spending 5 months volunteering in care homes, homeless hostels and youth services across London where they work directly with service users and lead ‘innovation projects’ that aim to leave a legacy​ and pave the way for future innovations​. Fellows ​then go on to run a community engagement project for a local council or housing association client​ before develop​ing​ their own social venture idea from scratch.

    We will be raising funds for ​Year Here's incubator phase, where Fellows are supported by entrepreneurs and experts to rapidly develop and test their ideas for social change. Many of these seeds grow into successful social businesses and charities beyond the programme.
    This fits perfectly into Forward3D's fail fast, agile work practice. We feel driven to contribute to the growth of a steady stream of new ventures in London that we can support with our digital marketing expertise in the future.

    In the last couple of years, ​the Year Here incubator has​ launched​ a raft of​ social ventures in fields as diverse as ethical fashion, social design, homelessness and educational inequality.

    They've been recognised as Shackleton Leaders, Ashoka Changemakers, New Radicals and Housing Excellence​ ​Award Winners.



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      • Ben Rossiter

        Ben Rossiter

        Sep 13, 2017

        Good luck Mike, I've put in a bit more money as I want access to the video of your face hitting the mud! X


      • matt glen

        matt glen

        Sep 13, 2017

        Fair play dude! I want at least one pic of you being electrocuted but still smiling for this please 😉Matt and Alice


      • Sam Smith

        Sam Smith

        Sep 13, 2017

        All the best mate! Looking forward to seeing the pictures!Sam


      • Gaius Rew

        Gaius Rew

        Sep 13, 2017

        Go on my son!Get in!And so on...


      • Pooja Ahluwalia

        Pooja Ahluwalia

        Aug 21, 2017


      • Kate O'Mahony

        Kate O'Mahony

        Aug 21, 2017

        Good Luck Michael!


      • Patrick McDermott

        Patrick McDermott

        Aug 21, 2017

        Good luck!!


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