Team UPside 2021 Review

Team UPside’s Key Achievements in 2021

  • Launched 10-week pilot programme for Online Community School – providing 87 hours of free Maths & English GCSE tuition to young people from less-advantaged backgrounds during the National Lockdown.
  • Released 4 new episodes of the Team UPside Talks Podcast – documenting the inspirational journeys of four young change-makers in the field of education – garnering thousands of views across our social media platforms.
  • Organised Team UPside Summer Social – To celebrate the efforts of our committee members and volunteers – Team UPside hosted our first in-person event in over a year in Havelock Estate, Southall.
  • Delivered our first in-person School Workshop - supporting 200+ students at Hammersmith Academy Sixth Form - sharing advice and guidance on how to navigate Sixth Form and study their A-Level subjects effectively. 
  • Provided 6 weeks of Community Mentorship at Ealing Central Library – offering support with GCSE/A-Level revision, UCAS University Application, and CV drafting
  • Awarded ‘Team of the Year’ - at the Southall Community Awards 2021