To make a real difference to the quality of life of local communities around the world, helping them achieve their potential.
The vision will be achieved by:
Facilitating meaningful partnerships between businesses, community groups and schools.
Widening participation and extending social inclusion, particularly among disadvantaged and ‘hard to reach’ groups, including young people.
Generating innovative and enterprising solutions to community issues, with a tangible end product.
Background & Advisory Board
Global Promise was started in response to the tsunami and raised over £2m to help the victims. Since then Global Promise has broadened its purpose to meet a range of needs and to provide a variety of services. Board is made of a very dynamic and diverse range of like minded people who have come together to make a real difference. These include:
Zulfi Hussain, BT and Global Synergy Solutions, Leeds.
Sara Harrison, ITV, Leeds.
Amarjit Singh, Empire Direct, Leeds.
Gerard Liston, Laisterdyke B&EC, Bradford.
Toby Rhodes, Wizards Network, Sheffield.
Shahid Mahmoud, Connexions West Yorkshire, Brighouse.