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Candlelight Club Summer Ball 2017

Leyton Great Hall and The Chamber hosted the Candlelight Club Summer Ball, 2017 – an Art Deco extravaganza in most appropriate surroundings and, as is usual with the Candlelight Club, a complete sell-out.

Guests all arrived in period costume and were treated to gastronomic magnificence and an evening of first-class entertainment. The evening was planned to the last detail and executed to perfection and we look forward to hosting their Halloween Ball. Continue reading

Choices and Consequences

On the 13th July 2017 LVE Charitable Foundation was happy to host a brilliant Met Police event at The Great Hall Leyton called Choices and Consequences.

Up to 128, 10 and 11 year olds took part in the final quiz-style competition, held at the Leyton Great Hall, which was provided at no cost by the Foundation. Continue reading

Don’t get Court!

LVE Foundation is  launching a new project in 2017 called “Don’t get Court!”, which is going to be something quite unique. It’s an immersive drama project which we think will be a real trail-blazer.

We are proud to be working with the Metropolitan Police the Judiciary and eminent barristers on our project. More details will follow, as the plans become more concrete and we look forward to your active support of this exciting project.

Please donate via our GoFundMe page.

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L.E.A.D.E.R.S. Academy putting on the glitz

L.E.A.D.E.R.S. Academy putting on performances for the parents, public and dignitaries for their Christmas shows at the Paradox Centre in Chingford.

LVE Foundation has funded L.E.A.D.E.R.S. Academy to send three young  people to Pineapple Dance School to get qualified in community dance training.

So our funding will help to deliver dance training to young people from all walks of life. Dance gives young people confidence and self-esteem, the ability to be able to mix in all circles and feel comfortable and self-confident when doing so. Continue reading

PinPoint precision

PinPoint is really the first success story of LVE Foundation following our launch event in 2015. We started to support PinPoint last year with funding and business support,

PinPoint is, in the main part, a mentoring organisation with eight young people that are all now directors of their own company thanks to LVE Foundation. Continue reading

LVE Foundation to launch at the Legacy Business Centre, Leyton


Legacy Business CentreThe Lee Valley Charitable Foundation Trust will launch in late 2015 at the Legacy Business Centre (formerly Leyton Municipal Offices).

LVE Foundation is being established to empower young people who, for whatever reason, were unable to get the proper start they need in life through the formal education system.

LMO Great HallThe Foundation is not there only to provide a leg up or stop-gap but also to provide long-term support.

Launch Event

The Launch Event for Lee Valley Charitable Foundation Trust was held in September 2015 in the Great Hall of the Legacy Business Centre in Leyton. The event was a complete sell out and raised a substantial sum in favour of the newly formed charity.