Archive | June, 2014

Deutsch Verein

The children and young people’s presentation’s marked by the end of our German Club that ran this year. Two volunteers from Newcastle University studying came to us with their German language talents! We helped them set up the club at our Bentinck Learning Hub. Six of the children and young people took up the opportunity […]

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Hands across the bridge

Last week the Director of Success4All and a group of volunteers joined many other people who were there to celebrate the 30th volunteer week causing a sea of 200 red people who joined hands across the millennium bridge. Volunteer week is a national celebration that runs every year during the first week of June that […]

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Success4All Celebrations

It was that time of year again when all of the Success4All family come together to celebrate the year we have had. The day started with the AGM meeting; children and young people, parents, volunteers, staff and the board of directors gathered together to discuss the challenges and victories of the past year and excitedly […]

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Bake sales, fun runs and speed dating

  Bake sales, fun runs and speed dating –  three great ways the Erasmus Society organised  and ran to raise funds for Success4All over the past year.  The Erasmus Society at Newcastle University who celebrate learning and culture just as we do, approached us at the beginning of the school year to raise funds for Success4All and […]

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The Green Festival Fundraiser

  Last weekend Success4All had the delight of attending the Green Festival in Leazer’s Park after pitching ourselves a free stall (thank you Newcastle Green Festival). We were gifted with a free stall in the information tent. Besides the major down pours on the first day and the mud bath that followed, the festival was […]

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Catching Up With Our Volunteers.

As the end of the school year is coming to a close, we want to know what our volunteers will be getting up to over the summer and of any future plans. Over the next few weeks I’ll be talking to volunteers and finding out what they’re getting up to! First up is Paul, a […]

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And the Regional Winner of the North East goes to . . .

In our Learning Hubs, we give the young people who have been attending the Learning Hub themselves an opportunity to use their knowledge to help the younger ones. Our Young Volunteers can spend their time doing their own educational activities, as well as Peer Tutoring. They are trained to be Peer Tutors and become eligible […]

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