Work with us

We currently have one vacancy KEEN LONDON VOLUNTEER COORDINATOR Over the past 5 years KEEN London has grown significantly and we now run our weekend activity sessions over 3 sites in North, South and East London. We have a diverse pool of more than 200 volunteers helping to deliver our services, predominantly by providing one-to-one [...]

A Massive THANK YOU to all of our Hackney half runners and volunteers!

May 19 was a beautifully sunny day for those of us that cheered from the cheer point and greeted our amazing runners at the finish. It was a probably a little on the warm side for the actual runners but to be honest we only saw smiles (you can see for yourself in the photos below). [...]

Charity of the Year

Make KEEN London your Charity of the Year! Over 168,000+ charities in the UK (73.2%) are considered small or micro. They receive just 3% of income generated by business and individuals through charitable donations each year. The largest charities (6.8%) receive 90% of income. KEEN London relies on donations to fund its work [...]

Zipwires and campfires — it must be the Easter residential!

This Easter weekend 18 adventure hunting athletes and 23 brave coaches embarked on a weekend of new experiences. We set off with the sun shining to the Kingswood Centre in Kent and it stayed warm all weekend! Another highlight was that EVERY single athlete went on the zipwire; admittedly there were a few nerves and [...]

Global’s Make Some Noise goes HUGE!

We are beyond excited and proud to have received an amazing grant from Global’s Make Some Noise. On his breakfast show, presenter Chris Moyles revealed that we have been awarded a whopping £94,000 - much to our delight and surprise! The grant will be used to fund our sessions in East London, guaranteeing that our [...]

Summertime fun is here again — KEEN Summer residential 2017

It’s that time of year again and here is coach Chris with his report from the KEEN London summer residential 2017 trip: KEEN’s summer residential has a reputation as one of the highlights of the KEEN calendar. This year was certainly no exception and provided fun and laughter in abundance. We arrived at PGL [...]

Easter 2017 residential trip to Kingswood, Norfolk

The intrepid KEEN travellers headed north for the first time on our Easter 2017 residential trip. Eighteen athletes and 22 coaches enjoyed a packed programme of adventures at the Kingswood Centre in North Norfolk. They crawled through murky tunnels to learn caving, mastered bows and arrows in archery class, and tested their head for heights on [...]