Category Archives: Blog

Eliza Rebeiro, Founder of Lives Not Knives

Eliza Rebeiro, Founder of Lives Not Knives Flicking through the ELLE Feminism issue, you will see our portfolio of inspiring women, indeed showing you ‘This Is What A Feminist Looks Like’. We reached out to empowered and empowering women all over the world to bring you the definitive #ELLEinspire 100 list.‘A strong woman knows exactly what

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BBC – 100 Women 2014

 Eliza Rebeiro, founder of Lives Not Knives, is one of the BBC’s 100 inspirational women of 2014!http://www.croydonadvertiser.co.uk/Eliza-list-inspiring-women-world/story-24301026-detail/story.html

LNK hits Snowdon!

Monqiue, CEO of Lives Not Knives, met new supporters for whilst networking through Croydon Chamber.Who would have thought that a random request to fundraise with new found friends would lead to trekking up the highest mountain in Wales?10 LNK supporters have willingly put their lives on the line to conquer the Watkin Path, one of the

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LNK Unit, Centrale Shopping Centre

 LNK Centrale (Upper Mall) is a fabulous 10,000sq ft unit located in Croydon’s premier shopping centre.Primarily used for work readiness programmes for unemployed young people (16-24) & NEETs, the space offers fantastic opportunities to hold events for young people.The light, spacious unit has already been used for music events, employability workshops, as an art gallery,

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Meet Jack Kew

Jack Kew, 18, volunteers at the LNK Unit, Centrale Shopping Centre. He currently works part time in retail and is studying Public Services. However, his ambition is to become a youth worker with LNK. In order for Jack to be a qualified youth worker, Jack would like to do an apprenticeship with LIVES NOT KNIVES.

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Build Croydon – London Technology Week

Build Croydon – MakeAthonInteraction between Technology companies and Primary/Secondary schools – bringing technology into the forefront through talks, demos, HTML, CSS, Code Club, Stop Motion Animation, Construction of a Computer, Creating a Website, Q&A and much more….When: 16 June 2014 Times: 12:00 – 18:00 Theme: Technology showcase for young people Format: Showcase Venue: LNK unit

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