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Research indicates half of young people lack clear aspirations

Independent research we conducted shows that over half of the respondents we surveyed felt either uncertain or without any idea about what they wanted to achieve and accomplish.
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CEO set to move into new coaching role

Our CEO Emma Atkins is leaving the Trust after 9 years. We’re thankful to Emma for all her hard work and dedication to improve the lives of young people and athletes in the UK.
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Mentor writes HuffPost blog on life after sport

Giveback athlete and former footballer Chris McCready has written an article for Huffington Post UK. In the piece Chris explores athlete identity and purpose beyond their sport.
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Keen nine-year-old triathlete fundraises 

Meet nine-year-old Leo who has taken on an epic challenge to support young people facing disadvantage. Find out more about his efforts so far and get inspired by his story.
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Southeastern’s £20,000 boost to transform lives

We’re grateful for the company donation towards our Get on Track programme. Southeastern have also provided opportunities for three young people who successfully completed.
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Get on Track participant joins Trust team

It’s been great to have a former Get on Track participant Hannah in the office, volunteering with the Trust. A keen writer, Hannah is putting her passion and skills to good use!
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Single dad turns hobby into business venture

Young single dad Dale came to our Get on Track Nottingham programme through  his local Job Centre. With the help of an athlete mentor he’s set up a flourishing business!
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We wouldn’t be able to transform young people’s lives without your help. 

The good news is, it’s really easy to donate. Or, if you’d prefer to give us your time, there are lots of fundraising activities you can get involved with.

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