Championing Young People


The Starr Trust supports young people aged 10–18 to fulfil their potential through 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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  • News

    Our Champion Hannah at BBC Sussex

    Listen to our young champion Hannah talking about her time in Dubai at the White Water Rafting Championships. She was competing with Team GB who brought back an incredible 2 Golds, a Silver and 2 Bronzes!

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    November’s 200 Club Winners

    The Starr Trust 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 28, winning £64.50.
    The runner up…

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    Our Champion Ira Interviewed in Etc Magazine

    Our Champion Ira was interviewed about basketball, the Starr Trust and his personal journey in November’s Etc Magazine.

    Ira said “It made me ecstatic. Every time I set foot on the court with just me, a ball and…

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    Winter Musical Extravaganza and Rock Choir events raise whopping £10,500!

    Saturday 19th and Sunday 20th November

    Last weekend we kicked off the Christmas celebrations early with two brilliant fundraising evenings held back to back at the Hilton Brighton Metropole. Huge thanks go out to all of you that…

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    Former Champion Max Lands A Role In Grease

    November 2016

    In 2013, we funded Max Jorquera for costs associated with joining the Nation Youth Musical Theatre. Three years on, he has landed the role of ‘Sonny’ in a production of Grease at Leicester’s Curve…

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    Our Champion Hannah Brings Back 5 Medals at the Rafting World Championships

    Our Champion Hannah, along with four other young women from across the UK, took part in the Rafting World Championships held in Dubai on November 2nd-5th, and brought home an incredible 5 medals for Great Britain.

    Rafting comprises…

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