Impact Report Summary 2022-2023
We are delighted to share the positive outcomes of our projects for the financial year 2022-2023, made possible through the unwavering dedication of our staff and volunteers:
- Employment, Entrepreneurship, and Education:
- Engaged 15 individuals in our driving project, with 3 passing their practical test, 3 passing their theory, and the rest working towards it. This initiative addresses transportation barriers and contributes to the wider economy by providing work for driving instructors.
- Improved skills, knowledge, and working experience of 52 ethnically diverse individuals through our mentoring, volunteering, and work placement activities.
- Reduced employment, self-employment, and further education barriers for 165 ethnically diverse individuals.
- Collaborated with Swansea Council to bridge the skill gap between Service Users (SUs) and job market demands, resulting in successful course placements and preparation for future employment opportunities.
- Addressed food insecurity, reduced carbon emissions, and supported numerous families and volunteers.
- Made 250 collections.
- Donated 12,433 kg of food.
- Provided 30,361 meals.
- Saved 39,760 kg of CO2.
- Currently serving 91 families.
- Supported 14 volunteers.
- Period Poverty:
- Provided 62 menstruating individuals with access to sustainable period products.
- Improved wellbeing, reduced isolation, and boosted self-confidence in 84 individuals participating in our wellbeing and community events:
- Active woods: 7 individuals.
- Football: 14 individuals.
- Wellbeing walks: 11 individuals.
- Dance: 52 individuals.
- Trained and supported 494 individuals in climate action awareness.
- Engaged 37 volunteers in our climate change initiative.
- Reported habit changes in 183 participants.
- Reached 3562 ethnically diverse individuals with accessible climate action information.
Youth Engagement Network (YEN):
- Indirectly reached 302 young individuals via our social media platforms.
- Empowered 19 young individuals to access opportunities in employment, entrepreneurship, or education.
Together, we have made a significant impact in addressing climate change, empowering the youth, enhancing employment opportunities, tackling poverty, and improving wellbeing in our community.