Zubeir – Volunteer with Inspire

Zubeir began his volunteering journey with the Inspire Project in November 2020. Despite the limitations caused by the occurring pandemic, just as online training and sessions, his enthusiasm to volunteer shone through. Once we were able to return to face-to-face sessions, Zubeir’s positive and approachable nature allowed him to build bonds with the young people.…

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Liam – Project Volunteer

Liam joined our volunteer team in 2018 and has since been an invaluable member. He lives and breathes ‘Leicester’, with a wealth of experience from working for the community. Liam studied contemporary dance at DuPont Dance School, and worked as a holiday camp rep for a number of years across England. He is presently a…

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Mason’s Story

Mason became involved with Focus at the age of 16. He was referred by a local community agency in Saffron Lane to our Inspire Project (a year-long personal development project for 14-16 year olds). He threw himself into the project..

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Katie’s Story

To the outside world I was a bright, confident, ambitious young woman. With the advantage of coming from a stable home with a private school education – destined for Oxford University and a successful career.

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