Lloyd's Market Charity Award applications are open until Friday 4 October.  Please click here to request your application form.
  

Getting involved is easy - whether you want to volunteer, take part in a team challenge, host or donate, there are all sorts of opportunities for everyone working in the Lloyd's market and the Corporation of Lloyd's.  Find out which programme is right for you and the skills you want to develop using our Volunteering Skills Matrix.

Reading and Number Partners: Helping students to develop their literacy or numeracy skills and acting a role model.

Workshop topic  Age group  Details  Location  Interested? 
Reading Partner Primary school Weekly/Fortnightly Tower Hamlets  Email Responsiblebusiness@lloyds.com 
to register 
Number Partner Primary school Weekly John Scurr primary school, E1 4AX 


Abacus: A financial literacy programme for 9 - 10 years olds and their parents at schools in Tower Hamlets. Watch our Abacus video to bring this to life.

Workshop topic Details Location Interested?
Introduction to Money Matters  Weds 09/10/19 09:00 - 10:30   Smithy Street Primary, E1 3BW  Email
Responsiblebusiness@lloyds.com
to register
Making Money Choices  Weds 16/10/19 09:00 - 10:30   Smithy Street Primary, E1 3BW 
Managing Money  Weds 30/10/19 09:00 - 10:30   Smithy Street Primary, E1 3BW 
Value for Money and Smart Shopping  Weds 06/11/19 09:00 - 10:30   Smithy Street Primary, E1 3BW 
Bank of England Museum visit  Weds 15/11/19 10:00 - 12:00  Bank of England, EC2R 8AH 
Money and the World of Work Weds 20/11/19 09:00 - 10:30    Smithy Street Primary, E1 3BW 
Insurance and Risk  Weds 27/11/19 09:00 - 10:30   Smithy Street Primary, E1 3BW 
Lloyd's visit  Fri 06/12/19 11.30 - 1.30  Lloyd's, EC3M 7HA


Head2Head: Mock interviews with young people aged 15-17 years old at their school in Tower Hamlets.

School  Details  Location  Interested? 
 Langdon Park School Thurs 07/11/19: 08:30 - 12:30
Fri 08/11/19: 08:30 - 12:30
 Langdon Park, E14 0RZ Email
Responsiblebusiness@lloyds.com
to register
Central Foundation Girls' School                   Weds 13/11/19: 08:30 - 12:40 and/or 13:00 - 15:10  
Thurs 14/11/19: 08:30 - 12:40     
Mile End, Bow Road, E3 2AE
 Morpeth School Fri 29/11/19: 08:30 - 12:40 and/or 13:00 - 15:10 Bethnal Place, Stepney Green, E2 0PX
 Bow School

Weds 04/12/19: 08:30 - 15:00
Thurs 05/12/19: 08:30 - 15:00

 Bromley by Bow, E3 3QW
 Sir John Cass Foundation and Redcoat Church of England School Thurs 13/02/20: 08:30 - 13:15
Fri 14/02/20: 08:30 - 13:15
 Stepney Green, E1 0RH
 London Enterprise Academy                          Thurs 27/02/20: 08:30 - 12:30 and/or 12:30 - 15:50 Aldgate East, Whitechapel, E1 1RD
Central Foundation Girls' School                         Weds 18/03/20: 08:30 - 12:30 and/or 12:30 - 15:10
Thurs 19/03/20: 08:30 - 12:30 and/or 12:30 - 15:10
Mile End, Bow Road, E3 2AE


 

Getting Ahead: Employability skills conferences for 14/15 year olds. Students work through various activities, each one covering a key skill or employability concept.

School Details Location Interested?
Stepney Green School

Mon 04/11/19: 08:30 - 15:00
Tues 05/11/19: 08:30 - 15:00

Stepney Green, E1 4SD Email
Responsiblebusiness@lloyds.com
to register
Mulberry School for Girls Fri 06/12/19: 08:30 - 15:30 Aldgate East, Whitechapel, E1 2JP
Bishop Challoner Boys' School

Tues 10/12/19: 08:30 - 15:10
Weds 11/12/19: 08:30 - 15:10
Thurs 12/12/19: 08:30 - 15:10
Fri 13/12/19: 08:30 - 15:10

 Shadwell, E1 0LB
George Green's School Tues 31/03/20: 08:30 - 15:10
Thurs 02/04/20: 08:30 - 15:10
Fri 03/04/20: 08:30 - 15:10
Thurs 23/04/20: 08:30 - 12:40
Island Gardens, E14 3DW
St Paul's Way Trust School Thurs 04/06/20: 08:30 - 15:30
Fri 05/06/20: 08:30 - 15:30
Langdon Park, E14 0RZ
Morpeth School Weds 01/07/20: 08:30 - 12:40 Bethnal Place, Stepney Green, E2 0PX

 


 

Insuring Human Progress: Offer insight into your areas of insurance and encourage undergraduates to enter the world of insurance by hosting an insight day into your business area, or a master class into what your departments do.

Opportunity Details  Location  Interested? 
Register your interest for 2019 At your convenience between October – November Your office Email Responsiblebusiness@lloyds.com
to register


Mentoring: Mentor a young person through a fully supported structured mentoring programme.

 

Opportunity  Age group  Details  Location  Interested? 
Mentoring a secondary school or sixth form student 15-17 year olds 1 hour per month, Nov - June School and your office Email Responsiblebusiness@lloyds.com
to register
Mentoring young people at university or who have just left formal education 18-21 year olds 5 sessions, July - Sept Your office Email Responsiblebusiness@lloyds.com
to register


Team challenges:  Take part in a one day volunteering activity with your department or team.

Opportunity  Beneficiaries Details  Location  Interested? 
One off team challenge Local community groups One day – Any time East London Email Responsiblebusiness@lloyds.com
to register
Whizz Kidz local youth club or wheelchair skills training Disabled young people One day- Any time London Email Responsiblebusiness@lloyds.com
to register


Other ways you or your company can get involved

  • Host a summer placement for a young person from our delivery partner, The Brokerage for 6-8 weeks.
  • Host a work placement for a disabled young person from our charity partner, Whizz Kidz.
  • Offer your office space to host an employability workshop.
  • Invite the Responsible Business team or one of our charity partners to talk about our initiatives in your company.
  • Give an hour a month and become a Community Champion and share opportunities with your team or company.
  • Support our charity partner, Build Change from your desk, with technical help with risk assessments, mapping and hazard training.


Charitable Giving 
  •  You can donate or fundraise for the Lloyd’s Charities Trust or the Lloyd’s Patriotic Fund, with full support given by the Responsible Business team.
  • Our charity partner, Whizz-Kidz, has a calendar of challenge events and can offer places in some of some of the most iconic running, cycling and trekking events locally, nationally and internationally.
  • Applications are open from July - September each year for colleagues across the Lloyd’s market to apply for a grant for your chosen charity through the Lloyd’s Market Charity Awards. Details of how to apply will be posted here when applications are open.

Get in touch at Responsiblebusiness@lloyds.com for more details.