Charity information

Ambition

Ambition is here to support and transform the lives of young people because we believe that a safe, healthy passage from adolescence into adulthood is the right of every young person..

We are the UK's largest network of grassroots organisations, supporting over 2. 2 million young people annually through our local authority, voluntary and community sector members who have an established and trusted presence in communities across the UK.

Founded 1925

  • Mission statement

    Ambition has been giving young people in local communities the chance of a better future for over 90 years.

    Our vision is to inspire and encourage all young people to achieve.

    We enable organisations that work with young people to thrive through funding opportunities, quality assurance, strategic support, accredited training and innovative programmes.

    There has never been a greater need for our work.

  • Aims

    Ambition aims to:

    • Improve the quality of services for young people across the UK
    • Invest in our members and partners
    • Listen to young people and meet their needs
    • Be a leading, ambitious organisation
  • Overview

    Established: April 1925

    Registered Charity Number: 306065

    Board members: 9

    Full time staff: 7

    Part time staff: 4

    Phone number: 020 7793 0787

    Address: 371 Kennington LaneLondon SE11 5QY

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  • Building Futures

    Ambition’s aim is to ensure all young people can access effective youth services. We wil... More