Jack Petchey Foundation
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23 May 2018

Alice volunteered as a team leader for a sustainability project in Cambodia

Alice travelled to Cambodia with the help of an Individual Grant for Volunteering from the Jack Petchey Foundation

15 May 2018

Leo volunteered in Ghana as a finance consultant to help local businesses

Leo used his Individual Grant for Volunteering from the Jack Petchey Foundation to travel to Ghana and help local businesses to grow

10 May 2018

Young volunteer helps train entrepreneurs in Uganda

Harry recently travelled to Uganda where he volunteered with social enterprise organisation Balloon Ventures to offer business and finance training to local entrepreneurs.

02 May 2018

Nathalia travels across the world to deliver water and help stop fires!

Nathalia split her volunteering trip into two parts, three weeks in Costa Rica followed by three weeks in Nicaragua

20 April 2018

Young volunteer travels to Sierra Leone as a peace educator during election time

Megan used her IGFV from the Jack Petchey Foundation to promote peace and educate communities across Sierra Leone in the lead up to the general election

09 April 2018

Volunteer uses grant to help communities in Limpopo, South Africa

Derryck travelled to Limpopo in South Africa to help communities get clean water and also teach them about hygiene and how to prevent disease

04 January 2018

London volunteer travels to Zanzibar to help improve youth unemployment

In September 2017, Annabella Chinnery traveled to Zanzibar, Tanzania to take part in a three-month volunteer project with international development charity VSO.

15 November 2017

Psychology student Katie puts her expertise to use in Sri Lankan volunteer project

In February 2017 Katie Taylor set off to Colombo, Sri Lanka where she spent eight weeks volunteering with mental health organisation SLV Global. The Jack Petchey Foundation supported Katie in her volunteering with a £280 IGFV.

03 November 2017

Volunteer project in Nicaragua changes lives and helps the environment

In 2017 Holly Freuchen flew to Nicaragua, where she lived for three months, volunteering with the charity Raleigh International. She was supported in her volunteer work by a £300 Individual Grant for Volunteering by the Jack Petchey Foundation.

20 October 2017

JPF volunteer grant takes Eleanor to Nepal for three months

Eleanor spent three months in Nepal volunteering for Raleigh International, on a rural international development project. A £300 Jack Petchey Foundation Individual Grant for Volunteering supported her in her volunteer placement.