Giving young people in Southend a chance
What is it we do?
We award grants to young people between the ages of 13-19 in order to help give you a kick start in achieving their full potential. We will support and provide you with the opportunity to make your ambition, project or activity achievable and successful.
Who we are
Aspirations are a charitable trust encouraging ambition, support, opportunities and achievement to the young people of Southend. Our aim is to give young people between the ages of 13-19 a kick start in achieving their full potential.
Why should you donate?
Are you a Southend local? Do you like making a positive change? Then you have come to the right place. Your donations will go towards supporting and providing a young person with the opportunity to make their ambition, project or activity achievable and successful.
Recently Successful Applicants
The Trustees are delighted to have agreed awards to 10 successful applicants to help them with their studies and enable them to achieve better results, leading to better career prospects. Also another bicycle for a young apprentice and holiday courses for Young Carers. The grants totalling nearly £5000.00.
The next opportunity to make an application will be SEPTEMBER 2019. In the meantime we will be busy fundraising so that we fulfil the ambition of our Charity to help young people achieve their dreams.
Upcoming fundraising events
Previous fundraising events
Our fundraising events are always different and we encourage local businesses and individuals to come along and enjoy themselves whilst helping to make a difference for the disadvantage young people in Southend.
"We have had very successful fundraising events to enable is to continue the fund."
Roger Slocombe - Aspirations
A big thank you to everyone who attends our fundraising events, your continued support is much appreciated.