The Mayor’s Entrepreneur Programme is a competition supported by the Citi Foundation that invites London students to come up with smart ideas to improve their city. It can’t have been an easy year to take part in the competition, but very well done and congratulations to the four winners of the 2020 awards: Creative
A special video message from Dame Helen Mirren
Award-winning actress Dame Helen Mirren has been a supporter of our work for many years.
Having seen the devastating impact of the coronavirus on our society and the relief effort we have been providing to vulnerable families, Helen wanted to send a message giving her thanks to everyone who has donated to our emergency appeal so far – currently supporting 35,000 children and young people in London from low-income backgrounds with access to food, home learning resources and online workshops.
Watch the video below to view Helen’s message, and click here to make a donation.
A special message from Dame Helen Mirren on why she’s a proud ambassador for @mayorsfund.
— Mayor's Fund for London (@mayorsfund) May 28, 2020
National Hygiene Week
We are excited to highlight The Hygiene Bank’s National Hygiene Week, starting today. The Hygiene Bank is a grass roots charity that believes everyone deserves a dignified life and being clean should not be a luxury. We worked with them in July, with the support of Hey Girls, who collectively donated 7,000 period products to
New employability campaign launched: Back on Track
This week, as schools go back across London, we are launching our new big appeal, Back on Track. We need your support to help us change the lives of 40,000 young Londoners from low income and Black, Asian and Minority backgrounds. COVID-19 has made life even harder for London’s young people. They have missed out