Category Archive: Ambassadors

Claire Young: BBC The Apprentice Finalist shares her daily routine, her successful business ‘School Speakers’ and much more…

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What does an average day look like for you? Luckily I’m an early bird and am usually up around 6am. I treasure this time of morning, the peace & quiet, and being able… Continue reading

Nominated in the Child Friendly Leeds Awards & Inspirational Woman Community Awards – My ‘Girlguiding’ Experience

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Hello my name is Sophie.  I am 13 years old and a member of 1st CrossGates and Manston Guides but I am also a pack leader with 1st CrossGates Brownies and 3rd CrossGates… Continue reading

‘CFL CREW’ interview the #RIOHEROES at the Yorkshire Welcome Parade

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Good afternoon to you all, Today’s blog is slightly different, it’s been put together by us … the CFL crew! Whilst we end school for the week, we wanted to share a very… Continue reading

Nominate now for Child Friendly Leeds Awards 2017 and award a deserving winner!

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The child friendly Leeds awards take place every year and are completely different from any other awards in the city! The main difference is that young people are at the heart of them… Continue reading

Ambassador blog: Leeds Grand Futures – who we are and what we do!

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Chaired by Rachel Lythe, the Grand Futures Leeds Arts Partnership is a network of organisations across the city that are working together to address some of the challenges associated with young people accessing… Continue reading

Becoming a Volunteer Officer at TCV Skelton Grange

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The Skelton Grange Environmental Centre and Conservation Volunteer project is one of our child friendly Leeds ambassadors and have provided regular updates on what has been going on for their volunteers through some amazing blogposts. As… Continue reading

Marks & Spencer – in touch with local communities through child friendly Leeds

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Our ambition to make Leeds a better city to grow up in is driven by the work of our ambassador individuals, partners and organisations – including businesses, charities and the public sector –… Continue reading

How Manic Science is making STEM fun this summer

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Getting children interested in STEM subjects – science, technology, engineering and mathematics – can be a difficult task, with children often avoiding them because they feel the subjects are too boring or difficult.… Continue reading

Barca-Leeds

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Ambassadors Amanda Ogg and Helen Hart Who we are Barca-Leeds is an established registered charity that has been delivering services to some of the most vulnerable adults, young people, children and families in… Continue reading

Temple Newsam

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Ambassador Julian Wynne Thorpe Ambassador pledge To help young people get more enjoyment, understanding and learning out of their parks and open spaces. Example child friendly project: We trained and mentored a new… Continue reading