The Jericho Foundation supports people to become fulfilled, skilled and employed

The Jericho Story

We work with people who experience significant personal or occupational barriers to employment, training or social inclusion. Our aim is to provide these people with the skills and experience they need through our range of social enterprises. Read more

Latest News

Jericho Loft Workspace

13th March 2015

Thursday 12th February was a red letter day for The Jericho Foundation, who had an open day to launch their new initiative – The Loft Workspace. The Loft Workspace, based in Birmingham’s Balsall Heath, will support young entrepreneurs, charities and voluntary organisations in setting up their own businesses.The initiative will let users keep their overheads low and […]

ReUse Christmas Shop

21st November 2014

The ReUsers CHRISTMAS SHOP is open at our Sutton Coldfield Uberstore stocking everything from Trees to tinsel, baubles to balloons, toys gifts wreaths and much more. As always the best goods go quickly so get on it early. For the first time since we opened we have opened some rooms upstairs as a dedicated space […]

Internal workspace refurbished by Jericho Construction

Jericho Construction does it again!

20th October 2014

Jericho Construction have successfully achieved practical completion for yet another landmark third sector building. The Balsall Heath Academy for Social Enterprise by St Pauls CDT offers ‘state of the art’ serviced workshop type space for young people and social entrepreneurs looking to start new businesses. It is based on the old St Pauls nursery building […]

Jericho Foundation announces £150,000 enterprise hub for Birmingham NEETS

15th April 2014

Work on the Birmingham charity’s £150,000 project to create a unique business startup hub for disadvantaged young people is now well under way. Jericho Foundation’s project will create a business incubation and meeting hub linked into local Birmingham employment support services, giving new social enterprises and micro businesses a state-of-the-art facility in their local area […]

Meet the Client

Martin – creativity unleashed

On the outside of the Jericho building in Balsall Heath is a fantastic piece of graffiti art, encompassing all the different businesses we run. It was produced by a guy called Martin who was a client of ours about 5 years ago.

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When Martin arrived, he’d mope around the building with his hoody up, not really making eye contact with anyone. But gradually through his time with us, the hood came down. We discovered that he’s a very good graphic designer and artist, and we helped him set up his own business.

As a thank you he painted the mural – a lasting reminder of potential released to bring life and colour to the community.