About The Charity
Who We Are
Community Interest Luton is a registered charity and we are proud to manage numerous successful projects which help thousands of people from the most deprived areas of Luton.
We have formed strong relationships within the community and the projects are all run by local people who truly understand the needs of the Luton population. These projects would not be possible without the incredible support and time from all our volunteers.
Our Vision and Objectives
Community Interest Luton’s vision is to bring the public, private and voluntary sectors together to make a positive contribution to our local population. Our objectives are simple, we want to provide services that help:
- Reduce Unemployment
- Raise Skill Levels
- Promote Educational Opportunities
- Improve the Health and Wellbeing of the Local Population
- Increase Volunteering
Who We Have Helped
Luton Employability Training Skills (LETS) Hub has helped over 1,500 unemployed people, regardless of their background. Over 300 people have gone on to find a job and 65 individuals have enrolled onto formal apprenticeship and training schemes so they can improve their own futures.
Curry Kitchen has provided 23,300 hot meals for the needy and to people in shelters across the town
Community Wellbeing Club has run over 300 sessions and helped over 200 men to improve their physical and mental health and stop people feel isolated
Me Time Women’s Gym has run over 300 women only sessions and helped over 250 women improve their fitness while also increasing their confidence and mental wellbeing
*Figures true as of 1st April 2020