FUNDRAISING

ONE MILLION YOUNG LIVES DINNER
ONE MILLION YOUNG LIVES DINNER

We attended the Prince’s Trust's black tie Gala Dinner at Buckingham Palace on the 14th December 2017. The dinner was arranged to thank those individuals who have been vital in changing the lives of young people during their One Million Young Lives Campaign.  Supporters of the Campaign have raised £...

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A LITTLE BIT MORE ABOUT

THE BARROWMAN FOUNDATION

Doug Barrowman

Doug Barrowman is a successful businessman and a philanthropist. Born in Glasgow, Doug came from an ordinary family background and witnessed many instances of social, religious and racial intolerance that often held back talented young people who, due to no fault of their own, were prevented from reaching their full potential. Having set up in business as a young man, invested in new businesses and worked with young people from all walks of life Doug has an insight into the struggles and challenges young people face and the important role education plays.

The Barrowman Foundation supports charities and efforts that empower young people to enjoy a good start in life and make the most of job and business opportunities.

OUR MISSION

We are committed to supporting young people from all walks of life to get access to good education, build life skills and receive support for their career or business venture. We also acknowledge that sport can define an individual’s destiny and we help those with a real talent for sport to reach their full potential.

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ADVICE & HELP

The charities we work with offer excellent specialist advice and help. From Doug’s involvement in business and helping new start ups, we can offer young entrepreneurs further guidance on getting ahead of the game and will be launching help and advice on this website soon.

FUNDRAISING

Through organising fund raising events we increase the support the Foundation can give to the charities we champion. Our efforts are not just to increase funds but to heighten the profile of the good works being carried out and to encourage others to offer their support.

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SUPPORTING YOUNG PEOPLE THROUGH

GOOD CAUSES

Princes Trust
Action Aid

“Without the help and support from the Sports Academy my horsejumping career would not have taken off”

Yasmin Ingham, Beneficiary of sponsorship from the Creechurch Capital Sports Academy

Yasmin Ingham

WORKING FOR THE BEST START

Our Trustees

EVERYTHING CHANGES

Latest News

Changemakers deliver project with lasting legacy

The Barrowman family are very proud to have been involved in ActionAid’s Changemakers Club efforts in fighting poverty in Ethopia. Significant progress has been made to improve access to education in the Girar Jarso and Seru districts of Ethopia by opening up educational facilities and empowering gi...
Invest in Futures

INVEST IN FUTURES ANNUAL GALA DINNER

Doug Barrowman was delighted to host a table at the Invest in Futures annual gala dinner, which was held on 9th February 2017. The star studded evening, which took place at The Savoy in London, saw the financial community coming together to raise £1.3million for the youth charity, which helps disadv...
Katie Melua and fairies book

MANX CANCER HELP FAIRIES SAVE CHRISTMAS

Children around the Isle of Man will soon be able to get their hands on Manx Cancer Help’s new book – Manx Fairies Save Christmas; a whimsical story telling the tale of how fairies from the Island help Santa. The 28-page book, which will raise vital funds to help cancer patients and their familie...