Asma Shah

Asma is founder and CEO of You Make It, a London based employability programme with a creative and inspiring approach enabling young women to access tools, networks, experiences and the confidence to transform their lives through personal empowerment. Asma is passionate about partnerships and ensuring the positive, genuine social impact of You Make It continue to grows.

Asma is also a trustee for the Arts Council NPO, People’s Palace Projects – producers of collaborative arts projects in the UK and Brazil which promote social change, and also Oxford House, a Bethnal Green Heritage, Community and Arts venue.

Asma Shah's Project

You Make It empowers young, unemployed, mainly BAME women to dream big, achieve greatness and inspire others. We are unique in that we take a holistic approach to joblessness, we don’t see marginalised women as burdens that must be shoehorned into a job in order to tick them off a […]

Asma Shah's Tweets

Our friends @Made_In_Hackney are recruiting a new Operations Manager! This is an amazing opportunity to work for a wonderful community cookery school making a huge different to the people of Hackney 🌱✨

⏰ Just 10 days left to apply to be our new Programmes Counsellor!

If you know someone who'd be perfect to help support the mental health of young unemployed marginalised women please tag & share 👇🏿👇🏾👇🏽

Please share! Last month we donated £1 form every webstore order to @_YouMakeIt, we believe their work supporting young women in our local community is so important.

They've just started accepting applications for their next programme, get applying up if relevant to you!

📣 Now accepting applications for June 2021! We help young unemployed women to build their confidence, prioritise their mental health, and expand their networks so that they can truly transform their lives 💫

Please share and click here to apply

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Join us for one of our free online #VlogstarChallenge workshops! 🤳🏿👇🏾

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