The Fiver: The next generation


The next generation


Inspiring tomorrow’s innovators

A wise man once said, “We cannot always build the future for our youth, but we can build our youth for the future.” That was 76 years ago, but feels particularly relevant today.

Here’s five fantastic projects for the next generation of movers and shakers.



DePaul Street Art Project

Street art collective Psychodoodlz are giving homeless young people an opportunity to let their creativity flow.

£835 (208%) raised from 12 backers



The Big Finish

In the final sprint towards completing their new facilities, Herne Hill Velodrome are out of the saddle.

£18,150 (24%) raised from 144 backers



Sour Lemons

Giving disadvantaged young people access to the skills, knowledge and networks they need to ‘make lemonade’.

£3,091 (51%) raised from 77 backers



Project Triton

When he’s not impressing Mary Berry, Andrew Smyth is attempting to sail into the history books with his pedal boat.

£1,205 (30%) raised from 33 backers



Atom Club

Robots, space or dinosaurs – which was your favourite? Thanks to this lot, youngsters in Dorset need not choose.

£2,137 (107%) raised from 20 backers

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