Delivery partners

DM Thomas Foundation for Young People seeks to transform young lives by supporting disadvantaged children and young people in the areas of health and education. By providing equipment, training and opportunities, the Foundation works to improve access to and the quality of education and care. DMTFYP is delighted to have oversight of the Galvin’s Chance programme and channels donations towards its costs. Find out more about the work we do with charities across Europe on our website.


The Springboard Charity supports young, unemployed, economically inactive individuals and other job seekers into worthwhile employment and vibrant careers in hospitality, leisure and tourism. Springboard provides comprehensive support to people at risk and who face barriers to entering the job market, to help them better their prospects in life and attain economic wellbeing, by guiding them into sustainable employment and fruitful careers in hospitality, leisure and tourism. Take a look at their website to find out more. 


The Wine & Spirit Education Trust (WSET) is the world’s leading provider of qualifications in wines and spirits. WSET qualifications are designed for those who are just starting out in their careers, as well as established professionals, and the many enthusiasts who have a passion for wines and spirits. WSET provide Galvin’s Chances apprentices with a one day introductory course in wines. The course give participants an insight into the work of a sommelier, while they earn an internationally recognised qualification that they can take with them at the end of their course. We are incredibly grateful to the WSET for playing such a vital part in the scheme. To find out more about the work WSET does take a look at their website.