Founder Rachael Box is passionate about helping the young people caught up in knife crime to find a better way. In her teens, her friend Paul was sentenced to life in prison for murder. After 21 years in prison, Paul, in keeping with the LVN mission, wanted to share his story with young people.
is to change the life paths of the most vulnerable especially care leavers, those caught in the criminal system and all those growing up in deprived communities. All young people should be entitled to good networks
is to see LVN ‘Passport to Progression’ events take place on every estate. No child should need to go far to access support.
LVN stands for Love, Vision and Nurture
LVN is a grassroots organisation set up in 2014. Founder Rachael Box and a team of volunteers have worked with over 300 young people to create a series of programs that put young people in control
Who Is Involved
LVN has worked with behaviour scientists at Olgivy Change and Educationalists to create programs that maximise on one hour of time. One hour might not seem much but collectively we can make a big difference
City and Islington College
LVN have worked extensively with tutors and students at City & Islington college. Young people have collaborated with LVN on many projects including testing and creating an advertisement of the app and putting on community events.
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