Entries by Paul Anderson

Dr Leroy Logan MBE – Enough is enough

Our chair Dr Leroy Logan MBE attended a street march organised by parents this Saturday which started in Islington and ended in Hackney Town Hall. The march attended by well over 2000 people was a reminder about the life lost to knife crime and a plea to politicians to do more to help solve the problem. Invest in […]

Big thanks for Pure Yinkz & Uncle D

On Saturday 25th February the South Hackney Leadership Academy was honoured to host Pure Yinkz and Uncle D engaging our young people in a range of educational and thinking activities. 2 truths and 1 lie was a great game which lead to a discussion regarding how they got into the media industry. They also spoke to the young people […]

Big thanks to Battersea Dogs & Cats

Saturday 25st March, the South Hackney Leadership Academy was happy to host a range of amazing activities. The young people engaged in a session with Battersea Dogs & Cats Home, the workshop focused on providing the young people with education regarding dogs and taking part in a range of activities. They were also able to […]

Youth Round Table – Ubuntu in Action

Voyage is proud to announce its support for a dynamic programme called The Ubuntu Police-Youth Roundtable. This is an innovative new project developed in partnership by the Tutu Foundation and Youth Futures and funded by the Mayors Office for Policing and Crime (MOPAC) and the Sir John Cass Foundation. Their mission is to improve relations between the […]

Mystery Shopper with Business in the community

Voyage is proud to announce its new partnership with Business In The Community (BITC) who have agreed to run a series of fun mystery shopper events for our young people. These online mystery shopper events are designed to give young people the opportunity to feed back to employers about their websites and job adverts. The […]

Street Doctors 1st Aid Training

The South Hackney Leadership Academy hosted the amazing Street Doctors Stepwise programme over two days in Hackney. Young people learnt about how they can help someone who is bleeding, how to assist if someone is concussed and in shock. The workshops focused on real life case studies and young people found it shocking to hear […]

Voyage joins new social media app to raise funds and awareness

Voyage has recently joined Wisla which has created a more active sociable Network app where you can communicate with and mobilise supporters and volunteers through the use of growing a “Crowd” around meet-ups, events, etc. In essence, we want to turn a passive online like on Facebook, into an active offline engagement. We have signed up […]

Voyage celebrates a spectacular year with its young leaders.

On Saturday the 17th December Voyage celebrated Christmas, the new year and Kwanza with our South Hackney Leadership Academy students. The afternoon was a chance to acknowledge the contributions from our graduates who have demonstrated leadership, perseverance and hard work taking part in our challenging sessions since the start of the SHLA in April 2016. In […]

Blaksox Legacy Gala

Voyage is proud to be part of a new, powerful and hugely influential “do for self” movement called Blaksox. As part of this Voyage was invited to present at the Legacy Gala which took place on Saturday 3rd December 2016. The Gala Event was monumentus, visionary and a hugely important land mark occasion celebrating Blaksox first year […]