April 2016

Delivered another Get Started with Customer Care course in the Hemel Office. 13 young people from London and Hemel attended the week long programme, learning about our customer care teams, social media platforms, behavioural types and got an insight into all things customer care when shadowing our advisors.

April 2016

Delivered another Get Started With Web Design programme in partnership with Prince’s Trust. 10 young people from the Birmingham area attended the week-long programme at the Custard Factory. During the week, the group was taught web design basics and how to create and develop their own blog. The week was a great success and ended with a celebration event on the Friday where everyone presented the blogs they’d worked on.

March 2016

Delivered another Get Started With Fashion course in London.

March 2016

Delivered a 4 week Get Into Technology programme in partnership with the Prince’s Trust. 12 young people learning all about technology at ASOS, spending their time with the Business Analyst, QA and Mobile teams - learning about the different roles and working on projects. They also spent some time with our People and L&D teams working on their CVs, learning about jobs in the IT industry and improving their presentation skills. At the end of the programme we offered six of our ‘Get into Tech’ participants trainee roles in Mobile, QA and Business Analytics!

January 2016

Opening of the new home - improving the lives of 12 young girls in India, and many more in the future!

January 2016

Our third Give A Week Away in India - our volunteers raised over £10,000 for Udayan Care and the Big Challenge!

April 2015

Delivered another Get Started With Web Design programme in partnership with Prince’s Trust. 11 young people from the Birmingham area attended the week-long programme at the Custard Factory. During the week, the group was taught web design basics and how to create and develop their own blog. They also attended a CV and How to Get Into IT roles workshop to inspire the group to get into Technology.

April 2015

Deliver another Get Started with Customer Care programme. During the week, ten young people from the Hemel Hempstead area got an insight into all things Customer Care and were able to learn about customer service, social media, behavioural types, the ASOS customer and profit protection.

February 2015

Deliver our first “Get Into Service Desk” four week programme with the Prince’s Trust in London. This provides the opportunity for Young People to gain a real insight into technology roles with Service Desk roles available at the end of the programme for them to apply for.

February 2015

The second Kula Kila water tank is completed allowing the community to focus on their education to reduce poverty in the area rather than spending time walking to collect water which previously was a 24km return journey by foot

January 2015

ASOS team of volunteers Give a Week Away with Udayan Care – the week involved decorating rooms in the girls’ home and running activities with both the girls’ and the boys’ home

June 2014

Launch in partnership with the SOKO Community Trust of the Stitching Academy Kenya, a two month course teaching advanced, export-standard tailoring skills

2014

“Get Started with Fashion” and Get Started with Customer Care programmes in partnership with the Prince’s Trust run for the fourth year running

April 2014

ASOS Foundation launches “Get Started with Web Design” programmes in partnership with the Prince’s Trust to provide Young People the opportunity to learn digital skills in London and Birmingham

March 2014

Launch of the Big Challenge to raise 150k by April 2015 towards the building of a new Udayan Care girls’ home

January 2014

ASOS team of volunteers first Give a Week Away with Udayan Care

5 December 2013

Fiona Stubbs appointed as a Trustee

September 2013

ASOS Foundation launches “Get Started with Customer Care” programmes in partnership with the Prince’s Trust in Hemel Hempstead

2013

ASOS Foundation provides funding for Wildlife Works to build a rainwater-harvesting rock catchment and storage tank at Kula Kila

18 November 2013

Peter Williams and Jane Banks appointed as Trustees

25 September 2013

Certificate of incorporation

23 August 2013

Application for registration for Charity

20 August 2013

Louise McCabe, Nick Robertson and Nick Beighton appointed as Trustees, Anneka Milham appointed as Company Secretary

2013

ASOS Foundation continues to deliver “Get Started with Fashion” in London and Barnsley

2013

Launch of Project Pipeline to work with the community on water, education, training and skills to help local people generate an income and trade their way out of poverty

Dec 2012

Bella Fairs a young person from the 2011 London Get Started with Fashion wins the London and Prince’s Trust Celebrate Success South East ‘Flying Start’ award

2012

ASOS Foundation continues to deliver “Get Started with Fashion” in London and introduces second programme in Barnsley, Yorkshire

2011

ASOS Foundation discusses partnership aspirations with CAF

2011

ASOS Foundation began to support annual running costs of an Udayan Care boys’ home

2011

ASOS Foundation launches first ASOS lead “Get Started with Fashion” in partnership with the Prince’s Trust – a series of courses designed to build confidence and give skills to young people in London

2010

ASOS Foundation collaborates with Mapis Model Agency to run “Get Started with Fashion” in partnership with the Prince’s Trust in London

2009

ASOS launched a range of Africa inspired fashion – ASOS Africa

2009

ASOS Foundation began to support annual running costs of an Udayan Care girls’ home