Find out how IVE has helped our clients be more creative and who are the partners and funders helping us to do this.
Values Based Leadership
Royal College Of Psychiatrists
Arts Council England
Heritage Lottery Fund
Awards for All
Leeds City Region LEP
Dorset Local Authority
Royal Shakespeare Company
Rugby League cares
Paul Hamlyn Foundation
West Yorkshire Combined Authorities Chamber of Commerce
Hull City of Culture
Both Sides Now
We are a partner organisation in the Northern Powerhouse helping to shape the future of skills development in the North by being involved in the conversations behind vital strategic planning in this priority area.
Altrad is a global leader in the provision of industrial services, generating high added value solutions principally for the Oil & Gas, Energy, Power Generation, Process, Environment and Construction sectors. The group is also a recognised leader in the manufacturing of equipment dedicated to the Construction and Building market.
Altrad recently merged with Cape UK (formerly Cape plc).
IVE worked with the newly merged team on a project called “Fit 4 Future” which sought to equip the future leaders at Altrad with creativity, imagination and innovation. We delivered an ongoing training & professional development programme to achieve these aims culminating in the “Fit 4 Future” team outlining the plan for integrating Altrad with Cape UK in the form of a musical performance.
The Engineering Construction Industry Training Board (ECITB) is the skills, standards and qualifications body for the development of the engineering construction workforce of Great Britain. An arms-length body of the UK Government, the ECITB reports to the Department for Education.
Protecting the nation and its dependent territories will always be our first role. Highly trained soldiers are ready to deploy anywhere at any time to meet a variety of challenges. Ranging from support to the Police following a terrorist attack, to specialist capabilities such as bomb disposal and intelligence experts, 24 hours a day 365 days a year, we are always ready to serve.
Our free programmes give young people the practical and financial support they need to stabilise their lives. We help them develop key skills while boosting their confidence and motivation so they can continue to dream big.
Nesta is an innovation foundation. For us, innovation means turning bold ideas into reality. It also means changing lives for the better. This is what keeps us awake at night and gets us out of bed in the morning
How do we bring these ideas to life? We’re restless thinkers. We constantly question and experiment. We tackle challenges through our unique combination of expertise, skills and funding. Our approach is practical and collaborative, driven by a rigorous use of evidence and data, emerging technology and the power of people.
We are the professional medical body responsible for supporting psychiatrists throughout their careers from training through to retirement, and in setting and raising standards of psychiatry in the United Kingdom.
We work to secure the best outcomes for people with mental illness, learning difficulties and developmental disorders by promoting excellent mental health services, training outstanding psychiatrists, promoting quality and research, setting standards and being the voice of psychiatry.
Ocean Spark Studios is a Video Game Development studio based in Huddersfield, Yorkshire. The team consists of passionate game developers, fluidly combining their bespoke talents to create unique titles whilst continuing to provide skilled development services.
Our aim is to create memorable, beautiful and unique games that provide an exciting experience to as many people as possible.
We seek to Inspire and enthuse younger generations of game developers by actively reaching out to offer our support through workshops and seminars whilst striving to promote equality within the Gaming Industry by showing that a balanced and diverse workforce leads to greater productivity and success.
The Heritage Lottery Fund has funded our programme “Ignite Yorkshire” aimed at forging a new relationship between young people and Yorkshire’s industrial heritage.
Ignite Yorkshire places young people and their ideas at the centre of heritage development, aiming to ensure its relevance for current and future generations. Through a range of heritage, creative and youth sector organisations Ignite Yorkshire will engage groups of young people with activities ranging from canal conservation and stone masonry to music festivals and augmented reality – reimagining the past, present and future.
£962,300 has been awarded through the Heritage Lottery Fund’s (HLF) “Kick the Dust” programme to launch Ignite Yorkshire which will see IVE partnering with heritage & cultural organisations across Yorkshire to inspire a renewed, revived and re-invigorated passion for Yorkshire’s rich culture and history among the region’s young people.
National Lottery Awards for All offers funding from £300 to £10,000 to support what matters to people and communities.
IVE uses funding from Awards for All to deliver our Shaping Creative Future programme. Activities so far have included creative careers sessions, filmmaking courses, and trips to museums and other cultural institutions.
The Leeds City Region Enterprise Partnership works with public and private sector partners to provide support and funding to help businesses grow, attract new investment to the region and develop the skills, energy and digital infrastructure to create jobs and prosperity.
Dorset Record Office was founded in 1955, originally based at County Hall in Dorchester. The collections expanded considerably and in 1991 the Record Office moved to a purpose-built building with environmentally controlled strong rooms on Bridport Road.
In 2005 the County Local Studies Library was moved to the Record Office which was then renamed Dorset History Centre. We now hold the archives of Dorset, ranging from Council records to personal collections, as well as books, pamphlets and other publications.
The Royal Shakespeare Company believe that Shakespeare should be made vivid, accessible and enjoyable for young people and their teachers.
They deliver a range of programmes aimed at improving the quality of teaching, particularly where it relates to Shakespeare specifically and the arts more broadly, and improving young people’s engagement with Shakespeare, drama and other creative subjects.
The Fabian Society is an independent left-leaning think tank and a democratic membership society with over 7,000 members. We influence political and public thinking and provide a space for broad and open-minded debate. The Fabian Society:
Publishes insight, analysis and opinion in print and online
Conducts research and undertakes major policy inquiries
Convenes conferences, speaker meetings and roundtables
Facilitates member debate and activism right across the UK
Thomas Lister was formed in 2002 by experienced surveyors Chris Thomas and Rachel Lister who each have more than 20 years experience in property development. They aim to provide quality, well-researched advice and devise strategies that enable public and private sector property development and regeneration projects to become reality and help deliver successful projects.
IVE are providing consultancy services to Thomas Lister to assist in the sale of a portfolio of heritage buildings. These buildings pose significant challenges to potential buyers so we’re providing a creative feasibility service that helps potential developers see the possibilities of the properties, find sustainable uses for them and overcome planning objections.
Kycker is a platform that helps new and emerging musicians profit from their work. It contains a mix of tutorials and tools to help musicians make money by doing things like registering their music for royalties.
IVE works with kycker to provide mentoring and career development opportunities for young musicians.
Expect Youth are committed to providing youth focussed provision across Doncaster that provides positive activities and personal development opportunities for young people.
We worked with Expect Youth on a project “Expect Arts” that provided opportunities for disadvantaged young people to engage with high-quality arts & cultural activities. Young people on the project were given the chance to develop their skills, gain an Arts Award and become part of a cohort of young arts leaders.
Rugby League Cares is the official charity of rugby league, with a mission to enhance and enrich people’s lives through the power and positive influence of rugby league.
We have worked with Rugby League Cares and other partners to deliver the programme “When Dance Happens” encouraging young people to take up dance and helping develop young talent into a dance career through Arts Award and partnerships with Phoenix Dance Theatre.
Endeavour is a growing charity that works hands-on with some of Britain’s most disadvantaged, disaffected and forgotten young people.
We worked with Endeavour on a project “Our Sheffield” that provided access to the arts for 100 disadvantaged young people to improve their quality of life and life chances. The young people are from the Burngreave Ward in Sheffield, which is the second most deprived area of the city comprising 22 different EU migrant nationalities (including Syrian, Eritrean, Roma and Slovak) and 63.5% BME and white British born living in poverty, including 40% young people with SEND. These young people do not currently access the arts in other parts of the city at all. The aim of this programme was to bring the arts to them and their communities and up-skill those working with them to be able to offer the arts on an on-going basis embedded within Endeavour’s curriculum today. Focussing mainly on the creative visual arts, film, music and circus-based activities young people wiere offered the opportunity to engage in drama, dance and spoken word across the initiative project.
Ignite Imaginations is a community arts organisation based in Sheffield that aims to celebrate and connect communities through art and creativity.
IVE works with Ignite Imaginations on a partnership investment programme “Arts & Cultural Ambassadors,” which helps young people in Sheffield discover and explore the range of careers options available to them in the creative sector.