Successful First Youth Eco Conference!

Our First Youth Eco Conference saw over 100 pupils from across Hampshire gather to discuss key environmental issues. In October, we launched our first eco conference for schools from across Hampshire in conjunction with the Hampshire Youth Parliament. The well-attended event, held at Winchester College, saw secondary pupils learn, reflect and discuss key environmental issues…

Saving Christmas Jumpers from Landfill!

‘Tis the season! Halloween is over and we are heading towards the festivities of Christmas and all the joy it brings to so many. One of the rising stars of the Christmas season over recent years has been the Christmas Jumper. Love them or hate them, no doubt you will see them everywhere again this…

We are hiring – Outreach Assistant!

APPLICATIONS NOW CLOSED – THANK YOU. Role: Final Straw Foundation Outreach Assistant Job Summary Salary:  £20,000 pro rata per annum (equates to £8,165 per annum gross)Work location: Emsworth, HampshireHours per week: 20 hours p/w, term time only, with an additional 6 days spread throughout the school holidays.Contract type: Fixed term 1 yearClosing date: 1st September 2022Interview dates: 6th & 7th September 2022…

Wild Beach Schools Launch!

At the beginning of July, Final Straw Foundation ran the first two sessions of its new wild beach school programme. Chief Operating Officer, Lissie Pollard, reflects on the success of the sessions and what the charity learnt. We firmly believe that education is key to help protect our precious coastlines and wildlife, including to combat…

Book now for summer term assemblies or workshops!

Our fabulous outreach team, Georgie and Zoe, are in full swing with visiting local schools to give free assemblies, run workshops or school beach cleans this term. We are now taking bookings for the second half of the spring term and the summer term, so if you would like them to visit your school or…