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Our Impact 17/18

Helping People Make Change

66 young people entered work as a result of our support
661 young people gained nationally recognised qualifications as a result of our support
4,655 people engaged in social enterprise and community activity as a result of our support
95 in-depth work experience opportunities and internships created for young people

Supporting Organisations To Grow

151 organisations supported with Real Ideas social enterprise expertise
415 schools provided with in-depth creative and social enterprise support
101 new and emerging social, creative and community businesses helped to start-up and grow
786 cultural and creative organisations given expert advice, support and training

Helping communities thrive

270 people engaged in community business and activism
28,000 people experience great art with friends and family at Illuminate Light Festival
500 children learning to create and make at our Future Make sessions

Bringing New life Into Old Buildings

39 local artists and creatives supported to develop ideas and grow professionally
2,900 local people attend over 100 community events
7.4 million pound investment raised to start immersive-tech led restoration of Devonport Market Hall

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