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Young Grant Makers

17-24? Live in Islington? Want to gain skills, earn money and make change in your community? Become a Young Grant Maker!   “Young Grant Makers gives us the power and a voice to provide life-changing opportunities. I’ve seen it happen myself!” Each year the Young Grant Makers programme gives 12 young people the power to fund the […]

Catching up with Global Generation’s Floating Garden

Exciting update alert! As some of you may remember, our 2021 group of Young Grant Makers funded a Global Generation project to create a floating garden, created by young people. Tamanna Ali and Lisa Robinson recently met with Nadire and Martina from Global Generation on the Floating Garden to find out how they have been […]

Arsenal in the Community on our collaboration to promote positive mental health among young people

Arsenal & Islington Giving

This type of partnership approach to supporting the community is invaluable and, in our experience, the most effective programmes have been those with like-minded organisations coming together to support a local need. For this year’s Mental Health Awareness Week, we’re highlighting our collaboration with Brandon Centre and Arsenal in the Community to promote positive mental health […]

“Body & Soul have been a lifeline to me & my mental health through the pandemic”

Carys works for an Islington-based animal welfare charity and is an active member of the Body & Soul community, supporting their work with young people and mental health. We caught up with Carys following her incredible wild camping trip along the Jurassic Coast, which was made possible with funding from the Islington Giving Young Catalyst grant. […]