HELPING EVERY YOUNG PERSON FULFIL THEIR POTENTIAL

Brightside

Awarded support worth £430,000 to scale up, announced in June 2016, enabling Brightside to implement the business plan developed through the SBT Design programme in 2015/16.

Brightside in action

Brightside runs online mentoring programmes. This enables Brightside and its partner organisations to provide personalised support for thousands of young people, by matching them with mentors who can help them make confident and informed decisions about their future, overcoming many of the geographical, time and cost barriers of traditional mentoring. Brightside also provides free online resources about education, careers and student life, visited by over two million users a year.

VALUE OF SBT SUPPORT TO DATE

£423,000

TOTAL BENEFICIARIES (2017/18)

11,060