It was back in 2015 that I successfully pitched the social enterprise I’d founded, Swarm Apprenticeships, for an RSA Catalyst grant. I’d founded the venture in 2013 because I was angry that, even today, bright kids slip throug ...
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How stories with unique characters can help children with their mental health
We announce the funded projects from the applicants to the Catalyst Grant, Round 1
Christoph Warrack reflects on the inspiration for Airbase, a digital platform enabling any premises to host courses of learning, which has just been awarded an RSA Catalyst grant.
Darren Abrahams shares his journey to co-founding Crisis Classroom - a refugee education social enterprise - and invites you to join along for the ride as the team hit the road, sending trained educators around Europe this ...
How do we keep young women in rural areas connected with role models in the city?
When asked what it’s like to be a woman running Liberty Kitchen – a street-food social enterprise in one of London’s largest male prisons, Pentonville, I’m not sure how to respond.
As committed campaigners around disability, architecture and design, the DisOrdinary Architecture Project has struggled to scale-up and become robust and sustainable. A small Catalyst Award has given us vital time to clarify ...
Bonnie Chiu recounts the story of Lensational, a global social enterprise committed to sharing women’s stories through the transformative power of photography and videography.
Every year, £100,000 of Fellows’ contributions is put to work on the ground for Fellow-led projects, around the world. Here we put a spotlight on 2017 projects that were run by women, for women.