Our Footprint

In 2017/18, our partnership of teachers, volunteers, supporters and staff reached over 315,000 young people, helping them develop their business, financial and entrepreneurial capabilities. We also made progress in our aim to extend our reach in the most deprived communities across the UK.

UK Reach

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315,000

young people have been reached across our enterprise and financial education programmes.

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4 Million +

students have participated in YE programmes over the last 55 years.

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39%

we work with 39% of secondary schools in the 30% most deprived areas in England and Wales

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6,000+

access to 6,000+ industry volunteers, supporting our programmes across the UK.

2017-18 Impact
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91% of students agreed it was inspiring to meet volunteers and learn about their experiences and career choices.

2

For the third year in a row YE Company Programme students who were likely to be NEET was nearly half that of the national rate.

3

92% of teachers agree that YE challenged students on their employability skills while also exploring employers expectations of young people.

4

97% of volunteers found it rewarding working with young people, sharing their career knowledge and skills.

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79% of volunteers developed their coaching and mentoring skills.

6

98% of Young Money trained teachers felt confident delivering financial education to young people compared to 68% who were not trained.

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