“School experience inspired my entrepreneurial journey,” by Matt Sandham

Matt Sandham, Director of bspoq, took part in the Enterprise Education programme while a student at Ellon Academy in 2014. The Wood Foundation funded this programme from 2010 to 2014 [...]

“School experience inspired my entrepreneurial journey,” by Matt Sandham2022-02-22T11:53:37+00:00

Lucia Giuntoli appointed YPI Scotland Partnerships Manager

The Wood Foundation has appointed Lucia Giuntoli to the newly created position of YPI Scotland Partnerships Manager. Lucia joins The Wood Foundation following a successful career connecting businesses to the [...]

Lucia Giuntoli appointed YPI Scotland Partnerships Manager2022-01-18T10:51:25+00:00

“Thank you from the RAiSE network,” by Laura McCafferty, National Education Officer

As we close out 2021, RAiSE’s new National Education Officer Laura McCafferty reflects on a year in which the network grew in size and further embedded its impact nationwide. “I [...]

“Thank you from the RAiSE network,” by Laura McCafferty, National Education Officer2022-01-11T13:05:08+00:00

“A year of change, driven by young people,” by Alex Reid, National Coordinator

In another year of flux due to Covid-19, the strong partnerships which drive YPI have ensured thousands of young people have been empowered to lead positive change in their communities in 2021. The [...]

“A year of change, driven by young people,” by Alex Reid, National Coordinator2022-01-11T13:03:01+00:00

“An inspiring period of change,” by Georgea Hughes, Programmes Director

As 2021 draws to a close, The Wood Foundation’s Programmes Director Georgea Hughes reflects on the achievements of the Excelerate network and the continued ambition for the new year, recognising the commitment of [...]

“An inspiring period of change,” by Georgea Hughes, Programmes Director2022-01-11T13:02:27+00:00

“During another year of flux, our collective ambition has continued to grow,” by Ali MacLachlan, UK Director

As 2021 draws to a close, The Wood Foundation’s UK Director Ali MacLachlan reflects on the achievements of the year and the ambition which underpins our areas of focus for 2022. [...]

“During another year of flux, our collective ambition has continued to grow,” by Ali MacLachlan, UK Director2022-01-11T13:07:05+00:00

Excelerate network expands in the North-east

The Wood Foundation has expanded its Excelerate network in the North-east, investing in an additional seven schools. Excelerate is an education investment with ambition for system-level change. Schools receive professional [...]

Excelerate network expands in the North-east2021-11-24T11:00:36+00:00
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