Making The Leap is an innovative grassroots societal change charity that aims to make a big difference. From direct delivery, to advocacy and leadership, we refuse to stay in our lane and believe passionately that those we exist to serve have the right to be anything they want to be.


Since 1993…

people have benefitted from Making The Leap’s services

Since 2020…


of our young people have achieved education, employment or training (EET) outcomes

Learn more about Making The Leap’s impact over the past 30 years 

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.

Success Stories


In 2022, I graduated from Bangor University in Criminology and Criminal Justice, as I wanted to pursue a career within the Youth Offending Team or Youth Justice. At the time, I was also considering doing a master's degree, however, I decided to wait, and it is...


Before my journey with Making The Leap, I had struggled to land my ideal job and found the job market very tough, especially given that I had just graduated…


We hear from MTL Fellow, who completed the ACE programme late last year. Jasmin is now working for a financial consultancy firm and shares her journey below: “My name is Jasmin. I have a background in law and did my masters in Human Rights. For a very long time, I...

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