According to UNICEF estimation, there are currently 150 million children engaged in labour around the world. These children grow up without an education and into a life of poverty, and more than half work in hazardous and harmful conditions. To mark the upcoming Day Against Child Labour (on the 12th of June) and its arrival in […]
SMart has recently lost one of its long term members, Ian Hughes, who sadly passed away last week. Jaime first met Ian in St. Martin’s in-the-Fields art group that he used to run. Ian became an active member of SMart and participated in most of our exhibitions and was one of the six homeless SMart […]
Listen to the recent interview Jaime has given to Chris Williams from I Share Hope. In his podcast, Chris discusses Jaime’s journey with SMart, its mission and core values. For full interview and more inspiring stories, click here.
SMart founder, Jaime Bautista, was this month a guest of Luke Blackall at London Live TV to discuss SMart work, our values, and future plans. You can watch the whole Headline Interview here.
We are proud to announce that the second issue of our magazine has hit the galleries and museums and other important outlets around London! Devoted to Mother Earth and female creativity, once again it’s full of art, inspirational articles and much more. A lot of things have happened since the previous magazine went out. We’ve […]
Did you know that many homeless people exist on the food that households waste and yet there’s still enough left over to overflow our landfills? We throw away 7.2 million tonnes of food and drink from our homes every year, costing us £12bn – most of this could have been eaten, composted, or avoided. We have […]
SMart regular, The Bag Lady of Paddington Green, recently set her sights on the famous Oval Cricket Ground. No, she wasn’t intending to trade her bags for wickets but felt this overwhelming passion to promote SMart via the ITV’s iconic talent show. The last of the Open Auditions was held at the Oval on January 19 […]
LONDON, England, 21 September 2011 – SMart Network, the arts based charity which helps socially marginalised individuals to regain a sense of purpose using creative expression has announced its 2011 Frugal Dinner date and location. Last year’s Frugal Dinner took place in the convivial Seven Dials Club, an open-access community forum in Covent Garden and […]