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Why pledge?

Help Others

Pledge your support
for the campaign

Action carried out by a young person that has a beneficial impact on someone else.
Activity to develop individual skills is great, but this campaign is about more than that –
it is about young people acting in the service of others.
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young people now!

Social action improves young people’s sense of belonging, emotional wellbeing,
educational outcomes and career prospects. It also strengthens social bonds between young
people and other members of their community.
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Our goal?

To double the number
of young people participating
to over 50% by 2020

There are 8.4 million young people in the UK. Currently only 29% are engaged in youth social action.
Many more young people want to be involved. Our goal is to increase the number of quality, meaningful opportunities
for young people to participate.
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Barclay’s Pledge Support

Step up to Serve are delighted that Barclays have pledged their support for the #iwill campaign as a Pioneer Business, confirming …

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Concrete Collective

Uprising have partnered with BBC Radio 1Xtra to offer 16 to 20 year olds in the Midlands to take their social action skills to the…

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