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George Turner with his wife, Sarah
George Turner with his wife, Sarah

Carney's Community are proud winners of the 'Partner of the year' Award from London Community Rehabilitation Company. We would like to take this opportunity to thank all those that contributed to this win - staff, volunteers, participants and supporters.

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Manny Pacquiao and Amir Khan with Carney's Community co-founders, George Turner and Mark Reigate

Some of boxing's biggest names descended on our partner club, Fitzroy Lodge ABC tonight, for a publicity event.

Manny Pacquiao, Amir Khan and Britain's biggest Heavyweight prospect (and Olympic gold medal winner) Anthony Joshua mixed with Carney's staff and participants. ...continue reading "Pacquiao, Kahn and Joshua surprise Fitzroy Lodge fighters"

Carney's openingThanks to all those that came to our launch night on 12th January. It was a great success!

Carney's Community is very proud to be running this centre right in the heart of Battersea, and it was brilliant to see so many faces, new and old, at the launch. ...continue reading "Carney’s Community Centre launch is a knockout"

GizCarney's Community is proud of the lasting impact our work has on the lives of young people. We've just published a new case study about Giz, who discovered that boxing gave him an attractive escape from a hopeless life of crime. Giz has since set up a boxing programme for other young people from disadvantaged backgrounds - a worthwhile endeavour doing something he loves: teaching boxing! Read more here ...

Booky and SachmoA number of Carney's Community participants are looking to set up their own social enterprise businesses. Not only are these participants looking to set up their own money making ideas, they are keen to incorporate a way to help other young, disadvantaged people in the community, and keep the good work of Carney's going through their own projects.

At the moment they are all looking for funding for their ideas and projects, and we would like to help them achieve the necessary requirements to set up their community projects in partnership with Carney's Community. ...continue reading "Social enterprise businesses"