The Stephen Lawrence Charitable Trust

Invest in improvements to the Stephen Lawrence Centre

The Stephen Lawrence Centre is an architect designed, purpose built learning centre. The centre redefines a community learning space and sets a new standard for community based regeneration projects. New investment is required to equip the sound studio and science laboratory. Nurturing interest in STEM subjects is essential to the future of industry in the UK.

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Registered Charity in England and Wales (1102267)





  • Arts/Culture/HeritageArts/Culture/Heritage
  • Education/Training/EmploymentEducation/Training/Employment
  • Environment/ConservationEnvironment/Conservation


  • Children (3-18)Children (3-18)
  • Young People (18-30)Young People (18-30)



Investment in new facilities will allow us to expand our work with industry, develop innovative new learning environments that will excite young people, equip them with life skills, employability training and technical expertise that will lead to further study and rewarding careers. Successes so far: • Opened February 2008 • 3000 Young people working at the Centre in first six months • 1200 Young people in structured educational programmes • Curriculum encompasses, Creativity, Design, Science Technology Engineering and Maths. • Employability Programmes • Unique Mentoring schemes • Careers information, advice and guidance • Programmes designed in partnership with industry • Learning delivered in partnership with Imperial College London, Goldsmiths University, University of East London and Central St Martins • Developing new skills for tomorrow’s workforce