Soho House & Co
As well as the continued growth of its social impact programmes (including Soho Futures and Soho Careers), in 2023, Soho House is aiming for 5% of its membership intake to be part of creative access programming, which will also see 200 projects being sponsored for emerging creatives and entrepreneurs.
From helping its members make meaningful connections to expanding their creative horizons, Soho Works is the place for businesses and creative thinkers to come together, share ideas and do their best work.
Striving to make the arts accessible to everyone, 2022 saw Southbank Centre launch a pioneering partnership to support Black creatives in the UK. As part of the partnership, Apple and Southbank Centre support budding Black talent in the UK, helping them to explore their creative potential and prepare for extensive and thriving careers.
Last year the world’s most popular streaming service partnered with the Inevitable Foundation to support and empower podcasters with disabilities. Learn more about the program and apply here. The first round of recipients will be named this Spring.
The leaders of web design and development, 2022 saw Squarespace continue to support businesses with a host of new tools, plus the launch of Fluid Engine, an evolution of its world-leading page editing system that reimagines drag-and-drop technology and unlocks creative possibilities.
The UK’s staple of culture (Tate Britain, Tate Modern, Liverpool and St.Ives) is one of its biggest attractions, running tons of extra initiatives and programmes on top of its blockbuster exhibitions, including Tate Collective, Routes in Network and Tate Lates.
The BRIT School
Thirty years after its opening, BRIT School is regarded as the UK's top performing and creative arts school. To mark the occasion, a homecoming event was held in July 2022 to welcome former students and fundraise for the BRIT Transforms campaign.
The British Library
The British Library is not only one of the world's largest libraries, but it is also an institution that is taking steps to reduce gender pay gaps. According to the latest figures, the gap stands at 2.29%, versus 7.41% last year. In comparison with the national average, it stands at 12.61% lower.
Professional community The Conduit is a collaborative and intuitive space for entrepreneurs, investors, creatives, and business members who bring together knowledge and sustainable positive impact. 2022 saw The Conduit form a number of impact-led partnerships with organisations that were keen to learn from and contribute to its community of changemakers.
The home of fearless, independent journalism, The Guardian continues to deliver groundbreaking investigating, current affairs and business stories from around the world. If you’re looking to broaden your horizons, do check out Guardian Live’s events and masterclasses.
The Stack World
Through its online platform and networking workshops, Stack World powers women's communities and provides tools and confidence to build new peer circles and develop leadership skills. The Stack World Conference 2022 – sponsored by Squarespace – included 24 speakers, 16 round table discussions and programming covering equality, technology, economics and sustainability.
The social media platform has undeniably emerged as the leader in influencing music and product trends. In 2022, TikTok launched its ‘Mental Well-being Comes First’ global campaign featuring tools and resources to raise awareness around mental well-being conversations and encourage its community to share their stories and experiences concerning their mental well-being.