Jack Petchey Foundation
If you think you can, you can!
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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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.

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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!

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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.

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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