Jack Petchey Foundation
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25 July 2016

Breaking taboos- volunteer helps to educate youth in Zimbabwe about sexual health

Ruby Stolerman, aged 22, spent time volunteering in a clinic within a small community in Zvishavane, Zimbabwe as well as getting involved in various sexual health projects, to teach young people in the area about the importance of good sexual health.

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08 July 2016

Jack Petchey Foundation recognises young people in Bexley for amazing achievements

141 young people from 19 schools across Bexley came together to receive prestigious Jack Petchey Foundation Achievement Awards

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06 July 2016

Winner of the world's biggest youth speaking competition announced

Ajaye McDonald, aged 15, from Bishop Justus Church of England School, Bromley, was announced the winner of this year's Jack Petchey's Speak OutĀ Challenge!, the world's biggest youth speaking competition with over 18,000 young people takin

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10 June 2016

Sir Jack Petchey, aged 90, knighted for services to young people, congratulates Queen on 90th

Sir Jack Petchey CBE received his knighthood at Buckingham Palace on 9th July for services to young people in London and Essex through the Jack Petchey Foundation.

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31 May 2016

Statement on Leanne Mohamad and the Jack Petchey

This is a brief statement about and the process of picking finalists

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13 April 2016

Count on Us Secondary Challenge Heats Up

On the 12th and 13th April, more than 220 pupils came to City Hall to participate in the heats for the Count on Us Secondary Challenge delivered in partnership with the Mayor's Fund for London.

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21 March 2016

Winner of Britain's biggest Glee Club competition crowned at IndigO2

Razzamataz Theatre School Medway were crowned Jack Petchey Glee Club Challenge Champions 2016 at the Grand Final held at London's IndigO2 at The O2 Arena on Sunday 20th March.

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01 February 2016

Caring for the carers

Carers Support Merton works with young carers who can have heavy demands placed on them at an early age. To give these young carers an extended period of respite from their caring roles Carers Support Merton wanted to take them on a residential trip.

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01 February 2016

Club gets an Olympic hockey coach!

Hockey has been described as a minority sport in Bexley. Bexleyheath and Belvedere Hockey Club sought to fill this gap with help from the Jack Petchey Foundation.

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30 December 2015

Jack Petchey CBE knighted in New Year's Honours List

Today's New Year's Honours List reveals philanthropist, Jack Petchey CBE will receive a knighthood in recognition of his charitable work. The 90 year old is still determined to go to work every day at the Jack Petchey Foundation which he created.