Making a pledge is as simple as making at least one promise, or commitment, to something new that your organisation will seek to achieve over the next year to help children and young people in Norfolk to flourish.
It’s free to sign up, and we will give you support at every stage to help you think about, plan, and deliver your pledge.
Who can make a pledge?
Everyone is welcome to make a Flourish Pledge. Organisations of all sizes can sign up, including:
Colleges and schools
Community groups and venues
Leisure and tourism providers
Smaller teams within bigger organisations
Why you should make a pledge
By making your Flourish Pledge, you will be joining organisations around Norfolk in:
Directly improving children and young people’s lives
Raising the profile of your organisation or work
Achieving corporate social responsibility
Reaching a wider audience or customer base
Making Norfolk a better place for young people and families to live and visit
You will also have access to:
A Flourish Pledge badge to use on your organisation’s website and publicity
A chance of winning an award at our annual Flourish Pledge Awards
Flourish networking events as our pledge network grows
Free help and guidance around being more child and young person-friendly
An amazing potential workforce in the young people of Norfolk
What you could pledge to do
Your pledge can be anything that will help children and young people in Norfolk to flourish. For example:
Supporting young people into work by providing apprenticeships, job coaches or work experience
Involving children and young people in decision-making in your organisation and championing their voices
Becoming a family-friendly employer - so that parents have flexibility to support their children and young people
Providing discounts or extra opportunities for children and young people
Developing new activities for children and young people in your local community
Supporting children with special education needs and/or disabilities (SEND) via initiatives such as autism-friendly hours or activities
How to make your pledge
If you know what you want to commit to doing, you can sign up using our online form. We will record your pledge and confirm it with you.