Why YPI?

Students benefit

Our active citizenship programme empowers #generationchange to make a difference in their local community while gaining a host of life, education and work skills.

Schools benefit

YPI is a structured curricular programme, designed for secondary schools, centred on youth voice, youth action and youth philanthropy. 

Charities benefit

YPI is a unique opportunity for meaningful engagement with the young generation and to raise awareness of social issues. Winning charities receive a grant of £3000.

Students – Getting Started
Teachers – Getting Started
Charities – Getting Started

“It has certainly given our students a much clearer understanding of what they believe to be important to them and their community…. spending class time discussing social issues and the things they really believe in has been a very powerful tool.”

Mid Yell Junior High School | Shetland