Friends of 42 are organisations with shared values that we support, and would like you to know about too.

Folded Zine

Folded is a space to share, connect and uplift — created by and for young people in Kendal and the South Lakes.

Pride in North Cumbria (PiNC)

Pride in North Cumbria (PiNC) are a LGBTQ+ youth and community group who are based in Carlisle Cumbria.

Great Place Lakes and Dales

Great Place: Lakes and Dales is one of the 16 national projects that were funded by the National Lottery Heritage Fund and Arts Council England under the Great Places Scheme between 2018 and 2021.

Arts Emergency

Arts Emergency is an award-winning charity founded by comedian Josie Long and activist Neil Griffiths. Since 2013 we have provided expert mentors, guidance and opportunities to support hundreds of young people into higher education and creative careers

So La Flair Theatre

So La Flair are a self-made creative collective of young emerging artists based in Manchester. The company name 'So La Flair' takes inspiration from a 'Solar Flare' which is a sudden explosion of brightness on the sun's surface.