Enterprise Academy Future Secure Thanks To Local Law Firm
The Tigers Trust`s highly successful Enterprise Academy
can look forward to a secure future after receiving sponsorship
from a leading local law firm.
Rollits recently entered into a three-year community
sponsorship agreement, providing vital financial support and much
more for one of the Tigers Trust`s most celebrated educational
The Enterprise Academy, which has Hull City Caretaker
Manager Nick Barmby as its Ambassador, was set up with the aim of
inspiring and challenging youngsters to think about business, using
Hull City AFC as a real example that they can relate to and
understand. The programme offers various courses that are promoted
through local schools and that all have a recognised qualification
at the end of them.
Since the formation of the Enterprise Academy, hundreds of
local youngsters have gained qualifications and now, thanks to
Rollits, many more can look forward to participating.
Steve Trynka, Senior Partner at the law firm and a keen
follower of the Tigers, is delighted that Rollits has teamed up
with the Tigers Trust and, more specifically, the Enterprise
"As a law firm, we wanted to get involved with Hull City but
we also wanted it to be something that involved the community as
well," said Steve.
"One of the Rollits slogans is `More Than A Law Firm` and we
are heavily involved with many charities. We have somebody on the
board of the Children`s University and a number of our partners are
governors at local schools.
"We felt that supporting the Tigers Trust and their
Enterprise Academy was a better fit for us than anything else.
Sponsoring in this way also means that we can be really involved in
what the Enterprise Academy does."
John Davies, Manager of the Tigers Trust, is delighted that
Rollits have pledged their support to the Enterprise
"The sponsorship from Rollits was vitally important to
support an already successful project in the shape of the
Enterprise Academy and it has enabled us to extend the project for
a further three years," said Davies.
"Having a highly respected local company on board is vital
for the young people in terms of supporting their employability
skills as well as helping to develop their CV writing, personal and
"The staff at Rollits have been very supportive and
hands-on. They have been involved in a number of activities already
and last month, they travelled down to London with a team from
Andrew Marvell School to represent us in a competition run by the
Posted on: 19/12/2011
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