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Egg-cellent Easter Fun Day!

Last Friday (21st April), Success4All hosted an Easter Fun Day at the Carnegie Building in Benwell and we’d like to thank all the  45 children and their families who came to take part in what was an excellent day, as well as all the volunteers who helped to make it a success!         […]

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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 […]

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Gardening Club Bursts into Life!

During February half-term holidays Success4All ran a gardening club on Tuesday 21st Februarary in Benwell, at the Carnegie Building and St. James’ Church. At St. James’ Church the children and young people helped to maintain the gardens, for the current residences to enjoy.      They planted daffodils e ready for the sunny Spring season […]

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Preparing for University with S4A!

With the time for UCAS applications fast approaching, we remind ourselves of the importance extra tuition can potentially have on the success of pupils entering their next stage of education. There is a profound contrast between university acceptance rates of pupils from advantaged areas compared to that of disadvantaged. The reason has been linked to a […]

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Exciting first trip with EUROSOLE!

Our West-end Young Digital Artists (WEYDA) have just returned from an exciting expedition this month. A group of the Club members and project leaders all flew out to Dublin on the 23rd October to take part in their very first venture with the European project, EUROSOLE.   Since 2012 we have been involved with EUROSOLE, a project for […]

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A Successful Summer 4 All

At Success4All we believe that it is important to provide affordable fun and educational activities to do during the Summer holidays directly in the community.              This Summer we ran two Summer Schools during the first two weeks of August, one in the West End of Newcastle based in Wingrove and another in Throckley sponsored […]

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The Great North Volunteer

One of our amazing volunteers Jen took the plunge and ran The Great North Run to raise funds for Success4All. She has written a wonderful blog about her experience, which gave us some laughs but really reminded us of all the hard work and challenges she had to overcome. Thank you Jen, you’re a star! ‘I […]

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Music Club is back!

Since February this year S4A and our friends GemArts have been running music workshops for our 11-17 year olds in the West End of Newcastle at Newcastle Apostolic Church. Musicians from the Sage have been bringing out the children’s vocal, instrumental and DJ-ing talents, helping them progress into further training over the year to put […]

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A very important interview with our Animal Club Leader

Our volunteers are so important to us at Success4All. It is they who bring a variety of skills and knowledge to the children and young people that we work with that makes Success4All so diverse. The Clubs that we run every year depend on the volunteers who come through our doors. This year we are lucky […]

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Help out when you check out this Christmas!

Easyfundraising is the new and modern way to support great causes and with the Christmas shopping season fast approaching, now is the perfect time to sign up for free and give much more than a gift with no extra charge. Did you know that whenever you buy anything online – Christmas presents, your weekly food […]

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