Here's what we've been up to
HRH The Duchess of Edinburgh GCVO opens the Portal Centre for Social Impact
A major new initiative to widen access to education, training and employment in the fashion industry received a Royal Opening in east London yesterday.
John Hayward • April 26, 2023
The Portal Trust joins the Primary School Library Alliance
The National Literacy Trust has partnered with London-based charity, The Portal Trust, to help improve library and reading spaces in primary schools across the capital.
Lee Hunnisett • April 17, 2023
How sport can break the cycle of reoffending
The 2022/23 Portal Trust Education Lecture
John Hayward • February 23, 2023
Laptops and Learning: Stepney All Saints Secondary School
In 2021, The Portal Trust awarded a Covid-19 emergency grant of £165,000.00 over three years to Stepney All Saints Church of England Secondary School to help purchase laptops for all the pupils in the school.
Lee Hunnisett • February 21, 2023
University of London press release
University of London, Unite Foundation and Portal Trust announce new scholarship to support care experienced and estranged students
Lee Hunnisett • February 20, 2023
Promoting the Achievement of Care Leavers (PACL)
We are delighted to present the first two case studies funded with a grant from The Portal Trust, demonstrating the work done to date across Lewisham and Wandsworth by the Institute of Education, UCL's Faculty of Education and Society, on Promoting the Achievement of Care Leavers (PACL).
Lee Hunnisett • February 08, 2023
Holocaust Memorial Day
The 27th of January is Holocaust Memorial Day, the date marks the anniversary of the liberation of the Nazi Concentration and Extermination Camp of Auschwitz-Birkenau by Soviet troops on 27 January 1945.
Lee Hunnisett • January 24, 2023
Setpoint London East at the Soanes Centre
The Soanes Centre is based in Tower Hamlets Cemetery Park, a sprawling 33-acre urban woodland site, in the middle of suburban London. The cemetery was ‘given back' to nature in 2000 and is managed by the Friends of Tower Hamlets Cemetery Park.
Lee Hunnisett • December 20, 2022