We are a youth led social action initiative that empowers and gives pupils the platform to serve their local community, developing them into future leaders and helping them create a movement for positive social change.
Let’s Be Inspirational: Our Social Action
Driven by compassion, responsibility and kindness.
LET'S BE Creatively Connected
An inspiring intergenerational art project which involved volunteers working alongside elderly residents for over three months at Woodland Carehome for Older people and Friar Court Sheltered housing. Through conversation and creativity, as well as with the help of resident artist, BanuAdam, the team captured residents’ memories, thoughts, feelings and life experiences on large scale jigsaw […]
LET'S BE The Great Elderly Tea Party
The Great Elderly Tea Party is our annual event organised and hosted entirely by the Let’s Be team. The event caters for over 147 elderly residents from across East Lancashire and takes place at the historic Dunkenhalgh Hotel. Our inaugural event took place on Wednesday 4th October 2017 and proved to be a truly inspiring […]
LET'S BE Curry Café
On Sunday 28th May 2017, The Let’s Be volunteers launched their ‘Curry Cafe’ at a local community centre, which offers free warm food and drinks to the homeless and other people in need. The café takes place on the last Sunday of every month. Volunteer also gave up their Christmas Eve to organise a special […]
Let’s Be Randomly Kind: Our Stories of Kindness
If you have an idea for a random act of kindness. This is your opportunity to make it happen.
The Hollins Let’s Be Foundation is offering its pupils up to £25 to do something amazing!
Simply download and complete the application form below and return it to the school.
Please read the rules and guidelines before completing the application form.
Let’s Be Adventurous: Events and Fundraising
Learn more about our upcoming events and fundraising opportunities.
LET'S BE Jigsaw Exhibition
As part of the Let’s Be Creatively Connected intergenerational arts project, we are holding a special event at Roots Restaurant, Accrington. The event will see the official unveiling of our creatively connected Jigsaw exhibition; each jigsaw piece capturing the amazing stories, experiences and thoughts of elderly residents. If you wish to attend the event please […]
LET'S BE Adventurous
Family 8km Fundraising Walk Walk with us in aid of our inspiring youth-led social action initiatives Helping people in need, tackling social isolation among the elderly and supporting people with illness. The Hollins ‘Let’s Be Foundation’ is a youth-led, social action initiative that empowers and gives young people the platform to serve their local community, […]
LET'S BE Great Elderly Tea Party
We are excited to announce that we have confirmed the date for this year’s Great Elderly Tea Party. This year’s event will be taking place on Wednesday 3rd October 2018 at the Dunkenhalgh Hotel from 3pm to 5pm. Therefore, if you know of anyone who would benefit from an afternoon of entertainment, conversation and delicious […]