August 30 2014 Latest news:
Sam Blewett, Reporter
Friday, April 11, 2014
A Saudi Arabian prince has given financial backing to a social enterprise.
Prince Faisal Al-Saud has become chairman of I Am Young (IAY) Ltd, an Ilford-based business that provides services to underprivileged 14 to 25-year-olds.
Prince Faisal will assist Work Rest and Play (WRP), a co-working space in High Road, which donates all of its profits to IAY to provide activities and training.
The co-founder of WRP, Kabir Ahmed, said: “We are delighted with his support and look forward to a series of exciting developments.”