Jack Petchey Foundation
The Jack Petchey Foundation, established in 1999, gives grants to programmes and projects that benefit young people aged 11 – 25. The Foundation is eager to help young people take advantage of opportunities and play a full part in society.
Grants are given through different programmes including: Achievement Award Scheme, Leader Award Scheme, Projects Grants and Sponsorship.
Grants of over £27 million have been given since the Foundation was established in 1999 (grant budget for 2007 – over £12m). The largest grant to date has been for The Petchey Academy and the Foundation is expanding rapidly.