Arts Emergency (@artsemergency )

Arts Emergency

Bio We help young people get a fair start in the arts and humanities. Mentor and mentee registration for 2022 is now open!
Location United Kingdom
Tweets 40,8K
Followers 37,1K
Following 10,9K
Account created 25-02-2011 12:20:25
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Twitter for Android : We're hitting record numbers of young people looking for support from a mentor! We've had nearly 80 applications from all across Greater Manchester and the number keeps climbing! If you think you can spare an hour a month to support a young person in 2022 - sign up!

Twitter for iPhone : In London and Brighton, we’ve had over 300 applications for young people applying for a mentor and the number keeps climbing! If you, a friend or a colleague could help, please do register to mentor! It’s such important work, now more than ever 💛

Hootsuite Inc. : We've had a record number of young people apply to get a mentor this year! Each one of them is looking for some friendly encouragement and a bit of industry insight - if you think you could offer that please sign up to mentor today:
arts-emergency.org/get-involved/b…

Twitter Web App : all my colleagues at Arts Emergency are working so so hard right now and next week I really hope you get to see exactly why! There is never ever ever been a more important time to empower and enable the next generation and I’m so proud we’re leaving ‘nothing on the pitch’ 😊

Twitter Web App : Merseyside we need you! Our young people are bright, curious, talented, and shouldn't have to work ten times as hard to break into the arts as their more privileged peers.
If you want to help, please sign up to mentor:
arts-emergency.org/get-involved/b…

Twitter Web App : Was 1 of the 20 writers asked to contribute to this wonderful The Guardian piece picking 20 books by writers of colour (can't believe there are still bylines of me with hair floating about!)

I chose Heart of the Race + there are loads of great picks in there theguardian.com/books/2021/oct…

Twitter Web App : Today families will start to be affected by the cut to universal credit.

It's wrong to take away £20 a week from families already struggling to get by. Parents taking part in Covid Realities told us how desperately they need this support. Nuffield Foundation

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