News and views
Out of the box: Talk N Train
16th March 2023
In the third in our series looking at the amateur boxing clubs we've partnered with around England, we travel to Rotherham to learn about Talk N Train, and how they're transforming young lives in their community.
Fallon Sherrock: Empire’s new ambassador
8th March 2023
Empire Fighting Chance is delighted to announce today, International Women’s Day, that Fallon Sherrock has joined us as a charity ambassador. As one of the world’s leading female darts players, Fallon brings a wealth of knowledge about the transformational power of sport.
Lessons from Colombia
7th March 2023
At the end of January, a small group of Empire colleagues were invited to Medellín, Colombia to take part in a knowledge exchange on tackling youth violence by the city’s former Chief Resilience Officer. We saw this as an unmissable opportunity to grow our impact.
Making a change
6th March 2023
We are excited to announce that we have launched a partnership with leading academics from Manchester Metropolitan University (MMU), Dr Deborah Jump and Dr Paul Gray to review and refine our Theory of Change.
Out of the Box: Brendan Ingle Foundation
17th February 2023
In the second in our series looking at the amateur boxing clubs we've partnered with around England, we travel to Sheffield to learn about the Brendan Ingle Foundation, and how they're transforming young lives in their community.
Children’s Mental Health Week
9th February 2023
We’re halfway through Children’s Mental Health Week, the theme for which this year is ‘Let’s Connect’. We sat down to speak to Senior Coach Courtney about Empire Fighting Chance’s impact on young people’s mental health and how we support them to build better connections.