UnLtd is the leading provider of support to social entrepreneurs in the UK and offers the largest such network in the world. UnLtd resources hundreds of individuals each year through its core Awards programme.
What they needed:
Unltd wanted to make sure that their youth provision was effective and efficient in supporting the needs of under 21s hoping to lead their own social ventures. They needed the input of a youth led social enterprise to help strengthen their proposition to multiple stakeholders including young people, funders and The UK Government.
Enriched the development of Unltd’s ten year strategy planning process with honest and detailed insight into the challenges and needs of a youth led social enterprise
Supported outreach and engagement of potential service users through presentations at conferences and events.
Contributed to the bidding for resource support and funding from major stakeholders including Comic Relief and the UK Government.
What they said:
"By sharing insights from the daily running of a youth led social enterprise, Beyond the Classroom were instrumental in helping to guide the strategic aims of UnLtd's youth offering. Beyond the Classroom are excellent at presenting their own experiences and those of other young people in a creative and engaging way. Beyond The Classroom demonstrate the positive impact youth led social businesses can have when supported and invested in, in an effective way. And are able to share these insights to create a wider social impact within support organisations like UnLtd"
UnLtd, Development Manager