Championing Young People


The Starr Trust supports young people aged 10–18 to fulfil their potential in sports, arts and education, by giving a helping hand to achieve their goals at a time when they really need it.



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Starr Pioneers


  • Starr Pioneers is a unique partnership between a school, a business and a charity run by the Starr Trust. Designed…

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    Starr Trust Celebration 2014

    On October 7th 2014, we held our fourth celebration night, celebrating our achievements over the last twelve months. The evening kicked off with a champagne, sausage and mash reception, followed by a recap of our year introduced by our Chairman…

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    Our Champion Buddy Shows Us What He Can Do

    Our Champion Buddy has made a video to show us all his wakeboarding skills! View it here.

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    October’s 200 Club Winners

    The Starr 200 Club is a monthly lottery for those aged 16 and over, who want the chance to win up to £300 each month.

    The winning number this month was 09, winning £72.
    The runner up…

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    September’s 200 Club Winners

    The Starr 200 Club is a monthly lottery for those aged 16 and over, who want the chance to win up to £300 each month.

    The winning number this month was 39, winning £72.
    The runner up…

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    ThoughtShift get the Blues!

    A Brighton digital marketing agency recently helped support local youngsters with an interteam challenge set by their employers.

    Staff at ThoughtShift, based in Montpelier Road, were split into two teams to compete to see who could come up with innovative…

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    Midgie Goes The Extra Mile for the Starr Trust

    Brighton-based mental performance coach and author, Midgie Thompson, has pledged to deliver a year of mental skills coaching to Edward Starr Champion, runner Stephen Ferroni. Midgie is donating her services to the charity as she is committed to supporting the…

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