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FAQ’s from Parents – How can I keep my child learning over the summer holidays?

The school year is coming to an end, and everyone is looking forward to the summer holiday break. At this time, we would love to leave our brains in the classroom however, this is the perfect time for children to channel their minds into learning new topics. We encourage parents to help their children to […]

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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: […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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Staff and Volunteer Training – Local Heroes

Success4All staff and volunteers took part in a training on the 4th of May. Ambassadors of the Local Hero Project from Leicestershire visited us at the Carnegie Building and trained volunteers and staff in creating and using engagement tools, that they developed on the Go-Mad thinking philosophy.   The Internal Triangle One of the tools introduced […]

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‘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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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The Volunteer Christmas Party!

To thank our wonderful volunteers here at Success4All for all of the amazing work they have done over the last year, a huge celebration was due!                                                           […]

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