Over 2 million young people live in poverty in Britain today

Impetus – The Private Equity Foundation transforms the lives of young people from disadvantaged backgrounds by ensuring they get the right support to succeed in school, in work and in life

Backing Charities

Impetus-PEF finds, funds and builds the most promising charities focused on transforming the lives of disadvantaged young people.

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Partnerships

Impetus-PEF works with other funders to support our charities to deepen their impact and expand their work supporting young people from disadvantaged backgrounds.

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Policy

Impetus-PEF influences policy and decision-makers so that all young people get the support they need.

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Every young person can succeed, whatever their background

Together, we can close the gaps in education and employment between disadvantaged young people and their better-off peers, for good

Latest News

Impetus-PEF Private Equity Triathlon

Saturday 15 September 2018

The #ImpetusPEFtriathlon is back and open for registration! Swim, cycle and run on Saturday 15 September at Dorney Lake. In 2017, over 500 participants and 70 companies battled it out, watched by 200 spectators. This year will be even better! Go on, give it a tri!

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Professional triathlete, Natalie Seymour takes part in The Impetus-PEF Triathlon

Professional triathlete, Natalie Seymour, has signed up to the Impetus-PEF Triathlon on Saturday 15 September. In this first in a series of blogs, she talks us through what inspired her to join us…

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