McDonald’s are supporting us by providing mentoring support and work opportunities for some of our young people.


PEGA UK have enabled some of their team to share their skills over 3 days at Starting Point as part of their CSP.


AMITO have sponsored a young person as they journey into education, employment or training.

The Longleigh Foundation

The Longleigh Foundation have committed to financially supporting Starting Point for 3 years, enabling the project to scale up delivery.

Brighter Futures for Children

We receive the majority of referrals through Brighter Futures for Children plus we work together to strategically meet identified needs in Reading Borough.

Berkshire Community Foundation

Berkshire Community Foundation have supported the project for over 4 years both financially and through ongoing advice and support.

Reading Family Church

Reading Family Church are the co-founders of Starting Point. In addition, the church generously gifts the project and provides valuable mentors.

European Social Fund

ESF awarded Starting Point a grant to mentor young people from BAME communities and women who face disadvantage.

Allchurches Trust

Generously gives financially to the project. The Donation has helped get resources for our mentoring hub.