The Winners of the Social Impact Award

This award celebrates the achievements of learners or tutors who have inspired others around them to embrace learning opportunities and achieve their potential. Sponsored by the WEA in 2016.

Social Impact Award - Sponsored by the Workers' Educational Association (WEA) - National Winner

Rachel West

“I hope through raising awareness I can enable people to use their enhanced understanding in their personal lives, professional roles or in their local communities to better support and engage with those living with dementia.”

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Social Impact Award - Sponsored by the Workers' Educational Association (WEA) - Regional Winner

Christina Ayinke Omideyi

My family is also deriving a great benefit from this learning as our family diet has improved tremendously and we get a lot of satisfaction from experimenting with my new skills."

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Social Impact Award - Sponsored by the Workers' Educational Association (WEA) - Regional Winner

Tatiana Blom

Joanne, Tatiana’s nominator said “Tatiana has a huge impact on the lives of people in Manchester, and Longsight especially. Every day she helps not only the staff but the learners in every way possible."

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Social Impact Award - Sponsored by the Workers' Educational Association (WEA) - Regional Winner

Linda Strange

“I love learning and being part of the community. Learning has given me confidence to try new things and I enjoy the challenge."

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