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Youth Business International

Entrepreneur James Caan makes the Radio 4 Appeal on behalf of the charity Youth Business International

Entrepreneur James Caan makes the Radio 4 Appeal on behalf of the charity Youth Business International.

To Give:
- Freephone 0800 404 8144
- Freepost BBC Radio 4 Appeal. (That’s the whole address. Please do not write anything else on the front of the envelope). Mark the back of the envelope ‘Youth Business International’.
- Cheques should be made payable to 'Youth Business International'.

Registered Charity Number: 1123946

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Youth Business International

Youth Business International is a global network of expert organisations supporting underserved young people to turn their ideas into successful businesses. We work in over 50 countries around the world - transforming lives, creating jobs and strengthening communities.

What we do

What we do
We provide young people with a holistic package of support including training, mentoring, and access to finance. In 2018 we equipped over 93,000 young people with entrepreneurship skills. 70% of the businesses we support are still trading after three years.

Tahmina’s story

Tahmina’s story

Tahmina (whose story you hear in the appeal) had a difficult start in life. However, with support from YBI member in Bangladesh she has built a successful, eco-friendly fabric business. She is committed to creating opportunities for other young women.

Kerron’s story

Kerron’s story
Kerron saw an opportunity to supply affordable fruit to customers in distant areas that others didn’t reach. With support from YBI member in Trinidad and Tobago, he has grown his business and is proud to be promoting healthy eating across the country.

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This week's Radio 4 Appeal

This week's Radio 4 Appeal

Please give generously to this week's Radio 4 Appeal.

How do your donations help?

How do your donations help?

The impact of your donations to the Radio 4 Appeal

Donate by cheque or phone

Donate by cheque or phone

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How do I apply for an appeal?

How do I apply for an appeal?

Find out how to apply to have your charity featured on the Radio 4 Appeal.

Radio 4 Appeal Fund

Radio 4 Appeal Fund

You can make regular donations to the Radio 4 Appeal or a one-off payment to be shared