David Idowu Foundation

David Idowu Foundation

Charity information

David Idowu Foundation

My Journey storytelling seeks to empower people with experience of multiple disadvantages to tell their story provides a platform for young people to share their story with their lived experience.
DIF bespoke workshops and consultations are designed to help service provider’s access, listen and act upon the voices of young people.
Our peer services provide peer support for young people who are involved in the criminal justice system and those who are at risk

Founded 2009

  • Mission statement

    Mission Statement:
    Our Vision is to work with young people with experience of multiple disadvantages to assist them to gain social, entrepreneurial learning and developmental skills through training and through sharing and exchanging ideas and experience. We want to be able to equip young people with skills and the capacity to build personal and social development within their lives and within their community.

  • Aims

    David Idowu Foundation aims to:

    • Rehabilitation- We aim to support the development of young people in their Desistance Journey through active participation
    • Learning - We aim to support the development of young people in their Learning journey through active participation
    • Empowerment -We aim to support the development of young people by empowering them through active participation
    • Opportunity -We aim to support the development of opportunity for young people through active participation
    • Citizenship – We aim to support the development and inclusion of young people through active participation
  • Overview

    Established: January 2009

    Registered Charity Number: 1146125

    Board members: 3

    Full time staff: 1

    Volunteers: 2

    Phone number: 0207 407 9411

    Address: 48 PILGRIMAGE STREET , LONDON, SE1 4LL

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