It’s game on for diversity and young people as Urban Synergy joins forces with Sony Interactive Entertainment! Youth empowerment activities offered to redress black underrepresentation in the gaming industry.
Work experience doesn’t just give young people an insight into the working world. It also enables them to experience new things in life that many of us can take for granted.
We sat down with Youri Stewart, Urban Synergy Alumni and Legal Assistant for the Residential Development Sales department for Winckworth Sherwood LLP.
National Careers week is a celebration of careers guidance and education. Last year Ryan completed our DREAM programme with Dynamic Planner, the UK’s leading risk-based financial planning system.
Ethan joined the Urban Synergy e-Mentoring programme at the beginning of 2021 looking for direction and support with his career paths. Through Urban Synergy, Ethan secured a work experience placement at Salesforce, the leading CRM technology company, where he has made a great start on his apprenticeship.
Nadia joined the Urban Synergy mentoring programme in the summer of 2021 after coming across a leaflet for a scholarship at Motability Operations in partnership with Urban Synergy.
My dream is to become the first one handed jockey. I want to make history and inspire not just people like me but everyone to get out there, try hard and fight for whatever their dreams may be and to never give up!
Urban Synergy CEO and Founder Leila Thomas placed on the EMpower Top 10 UK Black Role Models list, presented by Google.
Today is the anniversary of George Floyd’s death and we need to take stock and pay our respects, but what I really want to focus on is the change that has been realised since then.
This morning Leila Thomas, our CEO and Founder was listed on The EMpower 100 Ethnic Minority Executives List.
We are partnering with Motability Operations Ltd to launch their University Scholarship Programme for Black, Asian and Ethnic Minority students.
On Tuesday 23rd of March, Leila Thomas or CEO and founder was honoured to receive a ‘Profile in Courage’ award from the National Black Crown Prosecution Association, presented by Richard Taylor OBE and Grace Moronfolu MBE