Jack Petchey Foundation
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16 April 2018

The Jack Petchey Foundation visited City Hall to discuss how to shape a new London for young people

We took a group of young people to City Hall to share their views on how the Mayor should spend a new grant to help London thrive

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08 March 2018

Uxbridge College celebrates International Women’s Day

Uxbridge College used their Educational Visit Grant to organise a celebration around International Women's Day

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16 January 2018

The BBC reporter who began her career through the Jack Petchey Foundation!

At the age of just 20 Izin Akhabau became the youngest person ever to do a report for the BBC News at Ten! She began her journalistic career through a piece for the Jack Petchey Foundation.

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26 January 2017

#CrystalAwards: Young talent sharpen their acting skills at free Easter course.

One of the groups who received the Crystal Award Grant was Mountview Academy Theatre Arts, one of the UK's leading drama schools, situated in Wood Green. Mountview used their grant to fund a week-long Easter acting course for 40 local young people.

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07 October 2016

#CrystalAwards: Magpie Dance celebrate 30 years with performance on the big stage

Magpie Dance's £1500 Crystal Awards grant was used to help fund their 30th Anniversary performance at the Langley Park Centre, as well as a youth dance workshop to encourage more young people to join Magpie Dance.

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06 October 2016

#CrystalAwards: Hackney Youth Club enjoy a weekend away jam-packed with activities.

Springfield Youth Club in Hackney safe haven for young people to meet each other and enjoy themselves. The club used their £1500 grant to help fund a trip to Woodrow House, for a weekend filled with a wide range of activities.

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05 October 2016

#CrystalAwards: Young people of Epping Forest have their voices heard at Youth Conference

Epping Forest Youth Council (EFYC) are a local body of 22 democratically elected young people, who are 13-19 years old. EFYC used their £1500 Crystal Awards grant to hold a Youth Conference during Local Democracy week in October 2015.

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04 October 2016

#CrystalAward: Resources for Autism improves services with grant

Resources for Autism provide practical services for children and adults with an autistic spectrum condition and for those who care for them. They used the grant to improve the level of service and activities on offer throughout the London.

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03 October 2016

#Crystal Awards: Young performers raise the roof of the Harlow Playhouse

Razed Roof is an inclusive performing arts group for people with, and without, learning difficulties and disabilities. The grant allowed Razed Roof to work on community-based workshops and perform a major production at the Harlow Playhouse.

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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