Charity information

Olmec

We support social housing residents into work, business, training, and opportunities and we champion race equality. Our services include Solid Foundations- a comprehensive programme of employment and training support opportunities in employment work experience. I. Comm-develops grass root responses to the needs of people living in social housing, our Step Change delivers one to one business support for social enterprises. Black on Board trains people to sit on company and community baor

Founded 2003

  • Mission statement

    1. 0 VISION
    To play a leading role in creating a fair, just and equitable society in which each individual can fulfill and determine their aspirations to reach their maximum potential.

    1. 1 MISSION
    To empower communities through economic and social justice programmes and projects.

    To foster and develop a people centred approach in creating the best social and economic outcomes for individuals and communities.

    To build communities by investing in the strengths of individuals so that they can play their full part in benefiting their communities and wider society.

    To create social change through innovative programmes.

    1. 2 VALUES
    We are passionate about serving communities with integrity, inspiration and accountability. At the core of all of our work are the values of social justice, honesty, transparency and excellence.

  • Aims

    Olmec aims to:

    • To play a leading role in creating a fair, just and equitable society in which each individual can fulfil and determine their aspirations to reach their maximum potential.
    • To build communities by investing in the strengths of individuals so that they can play their full part in benefiting their communities and wider society.
    • To empower communities through economic and social justice programmes and projects.
    • To foster and develop a people centred approach in creating the best social and economic outcomes for individual
  • Overview

    Established: January 2003

    Registered Charity Number: 1100007

    Board members: 4

    Full time staff: 4

    Volunteers: 6

    Phone number: 0207 6888020

    Address: Business Design Centre, 52 Upper Street, Islington, London. N1 0QH

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