Inaugural Resurgo Ventures Pitch Night as Entrepreneurs from Social Impact Accelerator Present for Investment
The entrepreneurs behind seven inspiring businesses who are creating sustainable social impact in different parts of society tonight pitched their businesses to a room of over 100 guests, supporters and investors in West London. The evening marked the culmination of the inaugural Resurgo Ventures Social Impact Accelerator taking place in Hammersmith over the last three months.... Read more »
12th July 2018
We are proud to announce that Iona Ledwidge, Executive Director of Spear, has become accredited as Master Coach by the International Coach Federation. She is the youngest Master Coach in the UK and one of only ten in the world under the age of 40. Master Coach accreditation is given to those who pass a... Read more »
15th June 2018
We are thrilled to share the news that Resurgo founder Tom Jackson has been honoured with an MBE by Her Majesty the Queen, as part of this year’s Birthday Honours. The award is for “services to young people and the community” and coincides with the Spear programme having worked with 5,000 young people since the... Read more »
14th June 2018
Global management consulting company, Oliver Wyman, have chosen to support the Spear programme through making Resurgo their charity of the year. The firm, who specialise in strategy, operations, risk management and organisational transformation, will be supporting the Spear programme financially, as well as volunteering at mock interviews and hosting company visits. In addition, a team of... Read more »
10th June 2018
Applications are now open to early-stage businesses targeting social impact to join the September intake of the Resurgo Ventures Social Impact Accelerator.
15th May 2018
Over 60 guests came together to mark the launch of the Social Impact Accelerator in Hammersmith.
26th April 2018
Resurgo Ventures launches its first Accelerator Programme for businesses with a social impact next week. The programme will welcome entrepreneurs from seven businesses with social impact at their heart, who will participate in a twelve-week programme.
12th April 2018
Catherine, who completed Spear in Bethnal Green and featured our 2016 Spear film, was featured on Channel 4 news on Monday 2nd April, as part of a piece on mental health support for young people.
9th April 2018
Resurgo is delighted to be partnering with St Peter’s Brighton to launch the award-winning Spear programme in Brighton in September, the first Spear centre to open outside London. The centre’s work aims to change the lives of 90 young people from disadvantaged backgrounds each year.
4th April 2018
At the launch of Spear in Langata Prison, Kenya, the Regional Commander of Prisons said, “I don’t know what magic you are doing here, but I’d like to be part of it; I recognise the faces (of my team) but are these really our officers? Let what’s been learned this week not be wasted.”
15th March 2018