Raise Aspirations. Increase Opportunities. Change Young Lives.

Many children in the UK never get the chance to succeed simply because they were born poor

Developing their essential skills can be the key difference between a child’s failure and success in life

Making The Leap have been developing essential skills for 26 years.

We have supported

young people since 2011


hours delivered to school children in 2019, in 39 schools across London


said they now understand the importance of having the right attitude towards work


of Making The Leap Fellows achieve career opportunities within 6 months of our workshop

We believe all young people should develop the skills and mind-set that will lift them out of poverty – but we can’t achieve this alone

Give a child their very first experience of a work interview

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Yesterday, the MTL Fellows appreciated an amazing masterclass hosted by @NityaGRajan from @itvnews, on her journey into Journalism. We are so thankful for this informative and inspiring session, which let the young people explore this brilliant field. #journalism pic.twitter.com/Z0vf2UfVI6

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“As a person, I became more confident in myself and my abilities.”

Success Stories

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Success Stories

“This role has changed my life and taught me how to conduct myself in the corporate world.”

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