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

    Spinathon, Zumbathon, Tough Mudder!

    Our fundraising event on June 9th raised over £600 for us and Virgin’s charity of choice this year, Youth Sport Trust.

    Thanks to all who came to support us at this super fun day up at Virgin Active in…

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    An Update On Our Champions - June 2015

    Ira was 15 when he was awarded a Starr Trust Award to pay for two years basketball training,  travel costs and his participation in American tournaments.

    Two years on and Ira has been working and training hard this…

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    June’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 27, winning £69.00.
    The runner up…

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    May’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 4, winning £69.00.
    The runner up…

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    On May 10th Our Charity Jazz Lunch at Stanmer House raised £4679

    On this gorgeous sunny Sunday afternoon with a completely full marquee, guests at the prestigious Stanmer House were treated to a fabulous day of live jazz and sumptuous food.
    Our Patron Claire Martin OBE and her musicians featuring…

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