RedSTART gives the UK’s most disadvantaged children a head start on their financial futures.
Our aim is to provide financial education to transform the life chances of young people across the country. We do this in partnership with major financial institutions, local businesses and over 600 volunteers in five key locations across the UK.
Getting a head start means starting early. Through seven years of primary school, we foster and track pupils’ development, running programmes and providing resources for teachers and parents. We teach children progressively, building on their previous years’ knowledge.
Children are taught how to earn, save, and grow money. They are also taught how to avoid debt traps and remain in control of their money, so they can make informed decisions in the future.
We align with the following UN Sustainable Development Goals: