Over the last quarter of a century Raleigh International has built the expertise to run high quality volunteering programmes across the world, helping develop young people's key personal and social skills.
Raleigh has been recognised for its great work by both the government and educational institutions:
- The Department for International Development (DfID) has provided funding for Raleigh's Global Ambassadors programme, aimed at building a global community of people passionate about international development and working towards achieving the Millennium Development Goals
- The Department for Business, Innovation and Skills (BIS) provided funding which enabled Raleigh to offer the Raleigh Graduate Bursary Award providing recent graduates who looking to gain new experiences and become global citizens the opportunity to go on expedition
- The Department for Children, Schools and Families (DCSF) has provided funding for Raleigh's preparation residential courses in England for young people from disadvantaged backgrounds