Jack Petchey Foundation
If you think you can, you can!
02 July 2018

Cycling group use Small Grant to ride across famous routes of Belgium

Small Grant helps to fund a training weekend in Belgium for a group of young cyclists

29 June 2018

Students take a magical day out to the Harry Potter studios!

A group of students were taken to the Harry Potter studios and another took part in a workshop at the Barbican, thanks to a Small Grant from the Foundation

28 June 2018

Sixth form students win Achievement Awards for setting up a LGBTQ+ society at school

Sixth form students Joe and Jordan from Southend High School for Girls set up a LGBTQ+ society at school and encouraged other local schools to do the same

19 June 2018

Young players at Acorn FC get specialist mentoring and football training

Young football players get mentoring and football training from professionals thanks to a Small Grant from the Jack Petchey Foundation

06 June 2018

Young judo players travel to Belgium for exciting tournament!

United Judo, a youth judo group from Bexley, travelled to Belgium to take part in a special European tournament- the Hermee Cup, helped by a Small Grant

05 June 2018

College student shares her experiences after visiting Auschwitz

After returning from a memorable visit to the Auschwitz-Birkenau Memorial and Museum in Poland, Lela was so inspired by the sights she had witnessed that she wanted others to be educated

31 May 2018

New equipment helps Rowing Club to see improvements in their performance

The Mossbourne Rowing Academy decided to use their £750 Small Grant from the Jack Petchey Foundation to invest in new equipment for their rowing teams to train on.

30 May 2018

Achievement Award winner now works at the Jack Petchey Foundation!

Aqsa won an Achievement Award while in secondary school and is now working for the Foundation itself!

29 May 2018

Knots Arts group get professional photography training!

The Knots Arts group applied for a Small Grant from the Jack Petchey Foundation to put towards a special new project for the young people during their spring term, which focused on developing their photography skills.

24 May 2018

All-round superstar teacher wins Leader Award!

Mr Welsh, a Technology teacher at Finchley Catholic High School, has been recognised for going above and beyond