Jack Petchey Foundation
If you think you can, you can!
04 January 2018

Student receives achievement award for dedication to mental health charity

Carrie-Jayne was recognised for her dedication to volunteering, mentoring, phone counselling, and fundraising for mental health charity Young Minds through her Citizenship Studies course.

01 December 2017

Student encourages her whole school to learn a second language

Isobel Duncan, a 15-year-old student from Langley Park School for Girls was nominated for a Jack Petchey Achievement Award for her outstanding commitment to the promotion of languages across the school.

24 November 2017

Layla is recognised for turning her grades around for the better!

Over the past two years, Layla has turned her academic life around beyond recognition. She took the decision to change things for herself during Year 11 and achieved much better GCSE results than many- including Layla - had expected.

28 September 2017

Animal Days Out present their first Achievement Award to inspirational Daniel

This summer, Animal Days Out (ADO) presented their first ever Achievement Awards since joining the scheme earlier this year. Daniel Birmingham, aged 13, was chosen to be one of the first Achievement Award winners at the organisation.

24 August 2017

Jack Petchey Achievement Award winner starts her own charity

Tosin Ilembola, aged 18, was nominated by her peers and teachers at Mill Hill County High School in Barnet for a Jack Petchey Achievement Award, to recognise the outstanding work she does within her community.

04 August 2017

Community spirit: Student receives Jack Petchey Award for charity work.

Alice Stella, who attended St Francis Xavier College received a Jack Petchey Achievement Award for her hard work at school and within the community.

26 July 2017

Thurrock Scout puts his first aid skills to the test!

Aiden O'Keefe, was presented with an Achievement Award last year by the Thurrock Scouts for his quick think and courageous actions when he came to the aid of an elderly couple who were injured in a car accident.

11 May 2017

Sixth-form student commended for hard work at school radio station

Harrison Phillips-Pearce who attends Colchester Sixth Form College as been commended by his peers for his hard work and dedication to the college's radio station ˜Storm Radio.

27 April 2017

Croydon Cougars use Educational Visit Grant to watch Basketball Final

Eighteen members of the Croydon Cougars basketball team were treated to trip to a professional basketball game at the O2 Arena, which was funded by a £180 Educational Visit Grant.

25 April 2017

Young person wins Achievement Award for breaking a flying record!

A young person can be nominated for any achievement big or small, whether it be for learning a new skill or improving their grades at school. But sometimes our Achievement Award winners are nominated for record-breaking feats of achievement!