The Impact Accelerator, part of the Quality Practice workstream within the #iwill Learning Hub, was an intensive 12-month programme, which ran between 2018-2021.
About the programme
The Impact Accelerator was designed to foster a culture of learning within youth programme delivery, build organisational capacity for evidence-led improvement, and establish a common approach to understanding and improving impact.
The Impact Accelerator was a cohort-based programme, with the intention that organisations engaged in a deep and sustained mode of learning, sharing collective lessons, insights and good practice as they progressed through the process. The programme took place over four key phases:
The Impact Accelerator was supported by the #iwill Fund, a £40 million joint investment from The National Lottery Community Fund and the Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport to support young people to access high quality social action opportunities.
Visit the Quality Practice page to read our published reports on learning and insights gained over the course of the programme.