Jack Petchey Foundation
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30 October 2014

Jack Petchey Foundation team member becomes 10,000th ICS volunteer

The Jack Petchey Foundation's very own Harry Shepherd has become the 10, 000th young person to fight poverty with the International Citizen Service.

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30 October 2014

Caroline Brown leads Guides in Peru phase of 5 year GOLD project

Caroline Brown leads the Guiding Overseas Linked with Development (GOLD) project in Peru.

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30 October 2014

Sarah Eaton proves volunteering abroad is more than tourism

23 year old Sarah Eaton returned from Honduras in June but says "˜I aim to continue using my spare time to help others and engage with my local community to truly become a global citizen".

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29 October 2014

'Dream to Screen' competition winner announced!

Sarah Grant has been announced as the winner of 'Dream to Screen' - a nationwide initiative by Cineworld, Media Trust and the Jack Petchey Foundation

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11 October 2014

Sutton local opens eyes to issues blind people face

Isabelle Davies, 18 knew her trip to the Tamil Nandu region of India would change her. However, she did not expect it to have such an emotional effect on the locals.

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06 October 2014

Aisling Fahey - 'Speak Out Challenge' regional finalist becomes Young Poet Laureate for London

Aisling Fahey, a previous regional finalist for the ˜Jack Petchey Speak Out Challenge, has been crowned the second ever Young Poet Laureate for London.

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03 October 2014

JPF 15th anniversary anthem competition winners announced!

London group beats hundreds of other young musicians in nationwide anthem competition

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01 October 2014

The Jack Petchey Foundation celebrates 15 years!!

It is with great delight that the Foundation celebrates its 15th birthday this year. 15 years is no small feat and we plan to celebrate in style...read more!

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12 September 2014

Karishma Thakrar - Sydenham School

Karishma won an Achievement Award for driving awareness about mental health, while she is involved in wide range of charitable causes.

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10 September 2014

Patrick Sullivan - Holy Cross Youth

15 year old Patrick is a valued member of his community, demonstrated by the way he spent his £200 Achievement Award money on helping elderly people this summer.