Stories

The Rank Foundation’s vision is to see the lives of people changed. We work with people all over the United Kingdom in hoping that we can inspire and assist people wherever there is a need. Here are a few of their stories.

Saleha Begum

Saleha Begum

For her Time to Shine internship, Saleha Begum worked in youth development at St Hilda’s East Community Centre in East

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Alexander Peter

Alexander Peter

2016 marks the 20th anniversary year of Red Balloon, a charity that supports the recovery of severely bullied children who

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Robert Gray

Robert Gray

In 2016, Robert Gray started his Time to Shine internship at Hull Youth Support Trust (HYST), part of a national

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Martina Salveta

Martina Salveta works as Project Coordinator for #MissionAmbition, a multi-media training programme by Bauer Academy that provides young people in Dundee

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Lisa Mayes

Hull was announced the winner of UK City of Culture 2017 in 2013. The award is given, every four years,

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Rhiannon Bowen

People & Work (PAW) have received funding from the Rank Foundation for a number of years to support their pioneering

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Lauren Codling

Lauren left school in 2011 with an impressive collection of GCSEs. She was a Blackpool Elite Gymnast and coached other

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Wil Law Time to Shine 2015 at brainstrust

Wil Law

Wil Law graduated with a Masters in English from the University of Leeds in September 2014 and is using his

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Eleanor Sharples, Class of 2012

Eleanor Sharples

Leadership Award Holder, Class of 2011

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Jamie Yeowart

2015 Gapper at Hexham Youth Initiative

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Joel McLachlan

Kew Gardens Temperate House Heritage Construction Apprentice

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Emily Johnston

2015 Time to Shine Intern at Soft Touch Arts in Leicester

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