About us

Jobs Change Lives

Our kids was established in April 2005 with the goal of creating a safe and supportive environment for troubled youth. In October 2009, our kids launched the social enterprise Easygift which provides jobs and employment opportunities for the local community. Easygift is an ecommerce enterprise based in Arrow Mill in Rochdale selling branded products at discounted prices. The venture has provided record numbers of career opportunities.

April 2005

Our Kids is established is April 2005.

January 2007

Our Kids set up fund for subscribers to receive therapy.

October 2009

Our Kids create social enterprise 'Easygift'.

November 2010

Our Kids move into donated premises in Eccles.

April 2011

Our Kids receive grant from European Social Fund to provide training for the long term unemployed.

January 2012

Easygift Trading delivers project funded by the Skills Funding Agency.

May 2013

Our Kids expands the Easygift programme and creates a further 12 vacancies.

November 2013

Successful recruitment drive for volunteers to oversee new project 'career cruiser'.

October 2015

Big move to Arrow Mill in Rochdale, huge capacity for donated stock, created a record number of career opportunities. 

Make A Difference

Contact Us

  • malka@our-kids.org.uk
  • 0161 798 0161
  • Arrow Mill, Queensway, Rochdale, OL11 2NY