Who We Work With

A New Direction

A New Direction is London’s leader in cultural education, connecting children, young people and education with the best of arts and culture. Bootstrap Campus recently partnered with A.N.D and Create Jobs
to deliver a 10 week course for 40 young creative exploring
careers in festivals.

Create Jobs London

Create London exists to explore the ways artists can contribute to the lives of people in cities. Create Jobs exists to get young people into creative industries, and have collaborated with Bootstrap Campus.

Hackney Council

Our local authority and friends. Last year they launched their
pioneering new youth project Hackney 100 here at Bootstrap,
and we continue to consult with them on a number of issues around the regeneration of Dalston.

Hackney CVS

Long term partners of Bootstrap, collaborating on support for young people and supporting our local community.


Bootstrap are a proud and active member of Locality, the
umbrella organisation for communities ambitious for change.

Peabody Housing Association

Peabody are one of the oldest and largest housing associations
in London. With a focus on young people, Peabody and
Bootstrap have partnered on a number of projects.

Power To Change

Power to Change is an independent charitable trust with £150 million from the Big Lottery Fund to support and develop community business in England over ten years. Match funders of our Bootyard project.

Natwest SE100 Awards

The Natwest SE100 index tracks data from all the top social
enterprises – it’s the only live, open-access platform for social enterprise.
Bootstrap rank 7th in London for regeneration and
community development.

Unity Trust Bank

Unity Trust Bank are a social bank focussed on the charity sector – in 2014
they refinanced our loans securing cash flow savings
that have allowed further investment in social

Peter Cruddas Foundation

The Foundation gives priority to programmes designed to help disadvantaged and disengaged
young people in the age range of 14 to 30, to pursue pathways to Education, Training and Employment.

Somewhere To_

Somewhereto_ and Bootstrap collaborate on work space for young entrepreneurs.

Urban Land Institute

The Urban Land Institute is a members body for real estate
professionals we have worked with them on tours of Bootstrap
to share our social values with real estate professionals.