Social Impact

The Lexy team create value in their local communities by spending time volunteering and
engaging with local groups, sharing skills and experience to make a lasting difference.

We support the community in many ways…

Work with Universities and Schools

As a fellow of Oxford Brookes, Tim West, Chairman

of Lexington, supports the mentoring programme

and students in their career development

Adopt a School

As part of the Academy of Culinary Arts Adopt a School scheme many of our chefs mentor children at local schools

Robert Kirby, Patron

of Thames Valley University,

regularly gives talks and

demonstrations to

the students


Give & Gain Day

We regularly take part in

Business in the Community’s

Give & Gain Day and our

team of volunteers have done

everything from sports days

to cooking lessons at schools

across London!

Dreams Come True

is our corporate charity.

Every year we support

their launch event

at Hamleys, and hold

fundraising events across

the business.

We have raised over £10,000

since working with them

Work Placements

We provide long term

work placements

for students from

Jamie Oliver’s Fifteen


The Children’s Hospital School at Great Ormond Street

The Lexy team regularly carry out food related sessions

at The Children’s Hospital School at Great Ormond Street.

Rob also shares the royalties from his

award-winning books with the school