We are very excited to have been chosen by Global's Make Some Noise as their chosen charity for 2018-2019. Over the coming months we are going to be working with our local radio stations to give you more information about the work we do so watch this space.      

                         NEW HOST!!!!

We are excited to announce that we have a new partnership with Hants and Dorset Trim in Eastleigh. They specialise is repairing and refurbishing the bodywork and interiors of buses from all over the south and have offered a fantastic opportunity for one of our young people to start their career in this field. Brendan is currently on a 12 month placement with H&D Trim and if all goes well he will be making his way to an apprenticeship in September- watch this space.

Kara gets her apprenticeship

Well done to Kara who, after a year with the project completing a pre-trade apprenticeship with Southampton City Council, has been offered a carpentry apprenticeship. Kara's start with the council wasn't without its issues but with the help of the project she has been able to turn it around and we are very proud of her. Why not watch the video on our homepage for her full story.

Congratulations to Bluestar in Eastleigh who have been named the Top National Bus Depot at the UK Bus Awards. Those of you who have been following the project will know that Bluestar are a huge advocate of our work and continue to support us and the young people we work with. Great news for Bluestar and a great organisation to be involved with. 

A huge thank you to Corhampton Golf club for their fundraising activities this year. Through various activities they raised £4000 for the project which will go towards helping the disadvantaged youth of Southampton achieve their potential.

Josh gets a Job! Huge congratulations to Josh who has just completed his placement through The Rainbow Project with Southampton City Council as a Green Keeper. Due to his hard work and dedication, the council have now offered Josh a summer contract to continue his contribution to the cities open spaces.

New Inland Homes Placements

Inland Homes, a new contractor to the Southampton area, have offered a fantastic opportunity to The Rainbow Project for a Young Person to work on the prestigious Waterside Project which can be seen from Northam Bridge. Working with and supporting various trades, the Young person has been doing extremely well and has become an integral part of the team. We would like to say many thanks to Inland Homes for giving this Young Person the opportunity to change their life.

For further information about the project then please follow the link 


Co-op Fundraising Huge thanks to the Co-op who raised a staggering £5,357.08 through their Co-op ‘Local community fund’ initiative. Your help was very much appreciated!

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Registered office: George Williams house, Cranbury Place, Southampton, Hampshire, SO14 0LG