2012 – how we delivered on our promise

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EOY 2012 – Mediorite, committed to developing young people within media Tackling the root causes of youth unemployment, gang violence and knife crime we build confidence and transferable communication skills with disadvantaged young creatives to get results. Who do we work with? Last year we worked with 261 young Londoners through outreach, as trainees or … Continue reading

I buy SOCIAL

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Not only are we a social enterprise but we also work hard to trade with as many of our kind as we can – because if you can get great quality at a good price AND have social value, then why wouldn’t you? With Social Enterprise Day round the corner and Social Enterprise UK planning … Continue reading

Stop & Talk

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What started as a website to support the launch of Offcentre film The Right Track became a national campaign featured on The Independent blog, a photography exhibition showcased by Dazed and meetings with the Met Police. It also created opportunities for 11 young creatives and 2 long term unemployed trainees. The issue Every now and … Continue reading

WHAT DOES FREEDOM MEAN TO YOU?

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PHOTOGRAPH BY ONDRE ROACH, 18 FROM YH WORLD What started as a brief designed to get writers and photographers in our office to collaborate has become a campaign and exhibition with a film, live performance and 23 works of art. On the anniversary of the riots we’re proud to present FREEDOM – 9th August 6pm … Continue reading

Stop & Talk

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Stop & Search comes up for discussion in our office over and over again. “It felt like it was being used for any opportunity to bring me down” And in fact a study into the 2011 UK riots conducted by the London School of Economics and The Guardian – “Reading the Riots: Investigating England’s Summer … Continue reading

Front page news

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Hanging around the BBC Academy gave us so many opportunities. Photographer Kezia Levitas and writer Kara Warschausky got an exclusive interview with Paloma Faith which made front page of this months Hackney Citizen

BBC Academy – a big thanks

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Running 10 journalism training sessions for young creatives we got exclusive interviews with Rita Ora, Paloma Faith and Trevor Nelson. We co-delivered sessions with The Independent, The Daily Star, Grime Daily & Hackney Gazette that led to the brightest and the best getting published. Big thanks – “I just wanted to say thank you all … Continue reading

Childrens’s Society – photoshoot with added value

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The brief :National charity The Childrens’ Society run a photo library to provide high quality images to support their workers, projects and reach young people with info on their services. Having always used commercial agencies and models we offered a new perspective and social value by using real young people, locations we work in and … Continue reading

Making music with the BBC

How can The BBC Academy reach those to whom it’ll make the most difference? We wanted to create a pathway from Workshop 44 to the Academy. Supported by Sweet Combination a music charity developing a young local artist AG, the BBC and The Right Track we put together a series of Making a Music Video … Continue reading

Awards for YH!

We are always looking for a way to continuously work with even more young people and funding helps us to do this. We recently won a funding bid from ‘Awards For All’ to run music video workshops at Workshop 44 in Hackney. Working with a small group of young people aged from 9-17 years old … Continue reading

  • Contacts

    Lucy Ferguson : 07968532923 : lucy@mediorite.co.uk : Unit 21, Celia Fiennes House, 8 - 20 Well Street, Hackney, London, E9 7PX