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Ambition News
31 July 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Celebration of Big Lottery-funded Realising Ambition programme »
Ambition were delighted to accept an invitation from Catch22 to celebrate the achievements of the Big Lottery funded...
09 June 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Ambition and The Centre for Youth Impact work in Partnership on Impact Measurement »
Ambition and The Centre for Youth Impact work in Partnership on Impact Measurement The Centre for Youth Impact will...
04 May 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Post Brexit - Open Letter to Main Political Parties »
Ambition’s CEO Emma Revie is one of 51 youth leaders who have signed the following open letter addressing all the main pol...
04 May 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Social Mobility - Open Letter to Main Political Parties »
On the occasion of Creative Collisions 2017, eight of the partner organisations collaborated on an open letter to the main...
08 March 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Preventing Youth Crime Partnership Event: Character & Potential Interventions »
On Monday 6 March, over 50 colleagues participated in lively discussions at our jointly organised event hosted at the Home...
16 February 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Major youth charities come together to set new agenda for action at Creative Collisions 2017 »
Nine of the UK’s leading youth charities are joining forces on 3 rd May to run the most significant youth sector event of...
05 January 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Should British Sign Language (BSL) be taught in schools? »
The National Deaf Children’s Society Young People’s Advisory Board wants to know what other young people think. They nee...
04 November 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Responding to the refugee crisis: resources, practical advice & support available for members »
The Scout Association: “With the clearing of ‘The Jungle’ refugee camp in Calais, and the numerous reports of those strugg...
21 September 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
NCS Pathfinders »
We are delighted to be able to finally share our involvement in the NCS Pathfinders programme to be delivered this autum...
04 August 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Youth Policy - from the Cabinet Office to DCMS, a commentary from Ambition »
There has been longstanding debate locally and nationally on where youth services should sit: education, social care, leis...
26 July 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
National Deaf Children's Society Partners with Ambition »
National Deaf Children’s Society Young Volunteers Programme There are over 45,000 deaf children living in the UK,...
30 June 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Ambition Welcomes New CEO, Emma Revie »
Ambition is pleased to announce the appointment of Emma Revie as Chief Executive to replace Helen Marshall. Emma has...
17 June 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Sport England, Towards an Active Nation - what this means to Ambition Members »
In December 2015 the government published Sporting Future: A New Strategy for an Active Nation. Sport England's Towards a...
30 May 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Policy Update: a positive agenda for young people »
In consultation with members Ambition has been developing a position paper on the future of a youth offer. Ambition member...
22 March 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Better together? Youth Support Services and Youth Offending Services »
Tim Loughton MP, Ambition Ambassador, hosted a parliamentary conference for local authority heads of services and YOT mana...
15 March 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Ambition to continue the membership services and policy work of NCVYS »
We are delighted to announce that the membership service, sector representation and related functions of NCVYS will merge...
24 February 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Ambition Ambassador Darius Knight visits local youth centre »
Darius Knight, table tennis star and ambassador for Ambition, recently showed off his sporting skills and rallied with you...
27 January 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Helen Marshall announces move to Brook »
After 6 years at Ambition, Helen Marshall is leaving to become Chief Executive of Brook , the UK's largest youth sexual h...
20 January 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Ambition and NCVYS announce merger discussions »
Ambition is delighted to announce that we are discussing merger opportunities with the National Council of Voluntary Youth...
12 January 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Free disability training for Ambition members until 31 March 2016 »
Last year Ambition carried out a review to look at how we can better support disabled young people to access our programme...
01 December 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Ambition, NCVYS and UK Youth lead call for increased youth sector collaboration »
Ambition, NCVYS and UK Youth are calling for organisations working with young people to join discussions about closer...
15 November 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Ambition forms strategic partnership with Construction Youth Trust »
Ambition is delighted to announce that we have been appointed Construction Youth Trust’s strategic partner, making it ea...
19 October 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Representing young people at the Labour and Conservative party conferences »
Ambition attended the recent Conservative and Labour party conferences, and met with senior figures from both parties to h...
25 September 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Action Up is shortlisted for CYP Now Award »
We are thrilled to announce that Ambition’s Action Up programme has been shortlisted for the NCS Award Category, as pa...
04 September 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Ambition and Sportative form a new partnership »
Ambition has been working with Sport England this year to look at how we might work better together, and create a more n...
28 August 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
15 diverse clubs and projects receive Ambition Giving funding »
We are thrilled to announce that fifteen inspirational grassroots projects have been awarded funding in the latest round o...
10 July 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Ambition's 90th anniversary gala dinner »
Ambition celebrated its 90 th anniversary with a royal gala dinner at Kensington Palace earlier this week. The high profi...
19 June 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Volunteers celebrate their success at The Duke of Gloucester’s Volunteer Award ceremony »
Seven exceptional volunteers were honoured for their dedication to improving the lives of local young people at The Duke...
04 June 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Ambition announces the successful applicants from the second round of Ambition Giving »
Fifteen inspirational youth organisations and community groups have been chosen as the successful applicants in the second...
09 April 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
From skate parks to film makers: successful applicants from the first round of Ambition Giving »
We are delighted to announce the successful applicants from the first wave of Ambition Giving , our brand new grant schem...
11 March 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Ambition launches brand new Volunteer Award »
We are excited to announce that as part of our 90 th anniversary celebrations Ambition has launched  The Duke of Glo...
25 February 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
The Confederation of Heads of Young People’s Services transfers to Ambition »
The activities and brand of the Confederation of Heads of Young People’s Services (CHYPS), which is the membership organis...
06 February 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Grants of up to £2,000 to celebrate Ambition’s 90th anniversary »
We are excited to announce the launch of Ambition Giving, a brand new scheme that has been set up in celebration of our 90...
26 January 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Momentum grows for Ambition's #signthebat campaign »
We are delighted to announce that our #signthebat campaign is now fully underway and a growing list of celebrities are sho...
18 December 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Berkshire Youth celebrates quality award »
Berkshire Youth , a member of Ambition, has become the first organisation to receive a new nationally recognised quality s...

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