Year Here

A community of social entrepreneurs
tackling Britain’s toughest social problems
A community of social entrepreneurs
tackling Britain’s toughest social problems

2021 Ventures: Pledge Your Support

Back the social startups building a better decade

Introducing the four new ventures joining the Year Here venture portfolio: Spedal, Dream Green, LIVING PROOF and AimHire. 2021 is inviting us to reimagine — and these ventures are embracing that challenge by tackling some of the most glaring issues laid bare by the pandemic, including youth unemployment and environmental justice. Help give them their best shot at impact by pledging your support.


Door-to-door delivery with a difference



A launchpad for guerrilla gardening



Youth-led ideas consultancy



Supports young people into sales careers



  • Spedal is a new door-to-door delivery service with a difference, supporting young people experiencing homelessness into long term employment. Founded by Kasia Cheng, Kevin Fay & Monica Pun.
  • Created by Ellen Miles, Dream Green acts as a launchpad for guerrilla gardening – empowering anyone, anywhere, to turn their local streets into green oases.
  • Brought to you by Miriam King, Rosalinda Baker & Winnie Ogwang, LIVING PROOF is a youth-led ideas consultancy proving that overlooked young people have the creative ideas and raw voice to solve urgent problems of today.
  • AimHire supports young people from less privileged backgrounds to get into successful careers in sales. Founded by Nova Arkney.

You will be directed to a pledging page managed by our partner The Funding Network (Registered Charity Number: 1088315)