5 Million Futures

Our purpose in action

A spotlight on... 15 years of partnership with Teach First

Deloitte and Teach First are delighted to announce a huge milestone – 15 years in partnership. Throughout this time, we have worked together with the shared aim of building a fair education for all children. Through fundraising, volunteering and pro bono work and as part of our 5 Million Futures programme, Deloitte is helping charity Teach First create a fairer education system so that disadvantaged children have more opportunities to succeed and thrive. Read these stories about our partnership to find out how we are making an impact.

What is 5 Million Futures?

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5 Million Futures (5MF) is the Deloitte North South Europe (NSE) social impact strategy, aiming to help five million people get to where they want to be through access to education and employment. 5MF seeks to address inequality by overcoming barriers to education and employment, empowering individuals with the skills needed to succeed in today’s economy.

Focused on inclusion and aligned to the UN’s Sustainable Development goals, 5MF is part of Deloitte’s Global WorldClass commitment to empower 50 million people by 2030. This is one of the ways we are bringing the firm’s purpose to life by making an impact that matters.

Read more about Deloitte's purpose.

How we are making a difference

At Deloitte, we believe we make the greatest societal impact when our professionals use their skills and expertise to help people. So that's what we do. Connecting with over 70 schools, charities and social enterprises across the country, we support a broad range of societal partners, providing pro bono, volunteering and fundraising. All of our people are given 3.5 hours per month to volunteer through our Deloitte Volunteer Hub.

One of the way in which we are bringing to life our purpose – making an impact that matters – 5 Million Futures is the UK contribution to Deloitte’s Global WorldClass commitment to empower 50 million people by 2030.

5 Million Futures follows the success of the Deloitte UK One Million Futures programme which reached its milestone in June 2020, having supported one million people across the UK. Be sure to watch some of the inspiring One Million Futures stories.

Read the Deloitte Commitment to Responsible Business Practice Statement.

Read about the Deloitte UK Black Action Plan.