Opening of the Aldgate and Allhallows Foundation Learning and Participation Studio at Wilton’s Music Hall

Wilton’s Music Hall has celebrated the opening of the Aldgate and Allhallows Foundation Learning and Participation Studio. On Tuesday 19th January 2016, the Studio was opened by John Hall, Chairman of the Foundation and Richard Foley, Chief Executive of the Foundation. The Learning and Participation Studio was funded by Aldgate & Allhallows Foundation with a […]

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Bow School students with Michael Wicherek and OneNess Sankara at Wellington College 19 June 2015

Festival of Education

The Chairman (John Hall), Deputy Chairman (Billy Whitbread) and the Clerk and Chief Executive (Richard Foley) attended the Festival of Education at Wellington College in Berkshire on the 18th and 19th June 2015. The Foundation was pleased to sponsor the Box Clever Theatre Company’s Hate Play and Symposium involving pupils from Bow Secondary School in […]

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British Exploring Society

The Foundation was delighted to attend the British Exploring Society’s Reception at St James’s Palace on Thursday 4th June 2015. Generous support has been provided to meet the costs of the Next Generation Programme and the expedition to Romania involving pupils from secondary schools in Tower Hamlets. The delegation from Foundation and the participating pupils […]

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University of East London (Cass School of Education & Communities)

The Foundation has recently decided to commission a longitudinal study of young women’s transitions in Tower Hamlets. The research will be undertaken over a five year period by Dr Charlotte Chadderton at the Cass School of Education & Communities at the University of East London. Issues around CEIAG (Careers Education, Information, Advice and Guidance) tend […]

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First Lady Michelle Obama participates in a roundtable with students from London's Mulberry School for Girls in the Eisenhower Executive Office Building of the White House, Nov. 17, 2015. (Official White House Photo by Chuck Kennedy)

Mulberry School for Girls

In June 2015 Michelle Obama visited Mulberry School in Tower Hamlets to launch her Let Girls Learn campaign. Following the visit, the First Lady invited a group of students to visit the White House for a discussion about her campaign. The Aldgate & Allhallows Foundation awarded a grant towards the trip and in November 2015 […]

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Old Ford Primary Academy School

The Foundation is delighted to announce that it will be awarding a grant to Old Ford Primary Academy School in Tower Hamlets towards the creation of the Aldgate & Allhallows Phonics Suite. Support has already been given to Old Ford and its sister school Culloden Primary School towards the Read Write Inc. phonics project. This […]

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Box Clever

The Box Clever Theatre Company’s Hate Play Project in Tower Hamlets came to an exciting conclusion with a special symposium on the 4th December 2013 at the People’s Palace, Queen Mary, University of London. The Hate Play portrays the devastating impact of victimisation and hate crime on young people. The project which was generously supported […]

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Schools Funding Network

The National Launch of the Schools Funding Network took place in the House of Lords on the evening of 17th February 2014. The evening was hosted by Baroness Walmsley, who gave an address along with John Hall and Kevin Everett, the Chairmen of Aldgate and Allhallows & Sir John Cass’s Foundations respectively; the two charitable […]

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Wilton’s Music Hall

The Foundation is delighted to announce that it has recently agreed a sizeable grant to Wilton’s Music Hall.  Wilton’s is one of the oldest music halls in the world and is based in Graces Alley, off Cable Street in east London. The support from the Foundation will enable an education space to be established on […]

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The Foundation has recently decided to join with the City of London Corporation and the London Borough of Newham in commissioning Demos to undertake research entitled Climbing the Ladder: Young Muslims and the Professions 2014. This important research will be undertaken in the City of London and the London Boroughs of Tower Hamlets and Newham. […]

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