Archive | News RSS feed for this section

Manuela – Volunteer in the Spotlight

Our final Volunteer in the Spotlight this week to celebrate Volunteers Week is Manuela. She has been volunteering with us for over two years whilst completing her course at Newcastle Collage. She is now going on to teach at Newcastle City Learning Centre. Here is a short interview with Manuela about her time at Success4All: […]

Continue Reading Comments { 0 }

Kyra – Volunteer in the Spotlight

Kyra is a German student who is currently studying primary education at the University of Padermon. As this course requires her to teach abroad, she tutored many different students at our Learning Hubs over the last 10 weeks, 5 times a week! During this time, she also attended events that we held, and planned activities […]

Continue Reading Comments { 0 }

Hadrian’s Wall Challenge

On Saturday 26th May children and young people, volunteers and staff walked the wall for Success4All.  The Hadrian’s Wall Challenge was organised by NE Youth. 10 community organisations came together to walk different sections of the wall. That’s 84 miles walked in 1 day!  A team of S4A’s children, parents, volunteers and staff walked an […]

Continue Reading Comments { 0 }

‘Get Together’ with Success4All

      On Friday 4th of May, we celebrated Community Business Weekend.  We invited parents of children who attend our Learning Hubs to a breakfast, played some games and did some activities to find out their views on what we do and have a discussion on what could be done better or different. We […]

Continue Reading Comments { 0 }

Masquerade Ball Fundraiser

On the 23rd of March 2018, Rebecca, one of our past volunteers organised and ran a charity fundraiser to support our Learning Hubs. The event was hosted by the Education Society at Sunderland University which Rebecca is the President of.  She decided to go with the theme of a Masquerade Ball which was held at […]

Continue Reading Comments { 0 }

Easter Study Support Week

During the Easter break, many of the children who attend our Learning Hubs took part in Easter Study Support sessions. During this week they started each day with one to one tuition with our volunteer Tutor Befrienders, followed by afternoon activities with our partner Play in Newcastle.   The tutees worked with their volunteers through […]

Continue Reading Comments { 0 }

Abbas’ Success Story

Recently at school, I achieved an A* in business studies. My target was a B, however, by putting in the effort and working hard I exceeded my target. Business was one of my weaker subjects as it was quite challenging, especially the longer questions which required more detail. I believe this was because I had […]

Continue Reading Comments { 0 }

Success4All’s Streetwise Winner

The ‘summer blast from the past event’ was hosted by Streetwise to celebrate their 25th Birthday. As part of this they chose to present 25 young people with inspirational youth awards. Success4All nominated one of their volunteers, Maisie, for the amazing work she did for us over the past year, and she was awarded as […]

Continue Reading Comments { 0 }

Egg-cellent Easter Fun Day!

On the last week of the Easter holidays, we ran an Easter Study Support club. In the morning, 16 children and young people signed up for one-to-one tuition to prepare them for their upcoming exams. In the afternoons, they had the chance to join gardening followed by coding sessions. In the coding session, children and young […]

Continue Reading Comments { 0 }

Wonderful Walker Geography Club!

One of our fantastic volunteers, Maisie Buckley, has recently started a Success4All geography club at Walker Technology Centre! Maisie is a geography student at Newcastle University and has set up the club as her self initiated project for her career module, she wanted the club to focus on natural hazards, which is part of the […]

Continue Reading Comments { 0 }