Our NEW Team Members!
The Lorna Young Foundation has launched a new Open Source Farmer Radio initiative; offering free-to-use resources for small farmer groups in developing countries, to set up and run farmer radio programmes.
LYF Youth Enterprise expanding in to Manchester
In March 2014,LYF Project Manager Cristina Talens, Joseph Macharia and Ringtons’ Responsible Sourcing Manager spent a week in the Southern Highlands of Tanzania, working with staff from the Wakulima Tea Company (WATCO) and the RSTGA, to set up a Smallholder Support Network radio-extension programme.
Victorian Muslim convert tea merchant inspires LYF to launch new tea supporting cross-cultural dialogue
Our Trustee, Julie Harrington, joined the LYF after spending several months supporting us through the Small Charities Coalition Skills Sharing Programme. Here is an extract of an interview with Julie by the SCC.
The LYF’s Not Just a Trading Company is delivering real impact for young people and Fair Trade…..
LYF trains refugees and local unemployed people in setting up and running community fair trade social enterprises
LYF supporting Oromo Coffee Company at Community Event
The LYF Newsletter, August 2013. Read our latest news.