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Why believing in your greatness is a very special thing

Why believing in your greatness is a very special thing

BlogJul 03 2018Comments Off on Why believing in your greatness is a very special thing

Video and photo credit: David Choi   We’re super thrilled to share our new video, which we hope captures the purpose and spirit of our Achieve Your Greatness (AYG) arts education programme over the last year.  We’d love to know what you think?  Not only that but the writing juices have been flowing here at AWF HQ to produce our ...

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Cassie Kinoshi Brings in a New Season of Hope

Cassie Kinoshi Brings in a New Season of Hope

BlogMar 20 2018Comments Off on Cassie Kinoshi Brings in a New Season of Hope

Photo credit: Adama Jalloh   The super talented composer and saxophonist, Cassie Kinoshi will be leading a trio at our next Hospital Club event on Wednesday 28th March as part of our late night series. To mark the beginning of Spring and Cassie’s upcoming gig we thought we’d catch up with her and find out what’s going ...

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What is International Women’s Day all about?

What is International Women’s Day all about?

BlogMar 06 2018Comments Off on What is International Women’s Day all about?

Photo credit: David Choi    Hint, it has something to do with confidence, which got us wondering…is this going to be one of the most talked about International Women’s Day to date? I mean, there’s a lot going on, right? This year marks 100 years since (super privileged) women got the vote, the launch of international ...

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William Wates Memorial Trust Awards £50,000 over 3 Years!

William Wates Memorial Trust Awards £50,000 over 3 Years!

BlogFeb 20 2018Comments Off on William Wates Memorial Trust Awards £50,000 over 3 Years!

If you get our newsletter you’ll be aware that we’ve had a couple of big announcements in the pipeline and this is one of them. We’re utterly thrilled in a ‘pinch yourself is this actually happening?’ kind of way that the William Wates Memorial Trust have come on board as our first ever multi-year funder. We have one of our founding ...

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BRIT TRUST SUPPORTS NEXT PHASE OF ACHIEVE YOUR GREATNESS

BRIT TRUST SUPPORTS NEXT PHASE OF ACHIEVE YOUR GREATNESS

BlogJan 09 2018Comments Off on BRIT TRUST SUPPORTS NEXT PHASE OF ACHIEVE YOUR GREATNESS

We are super excited to announce that the BRIT Trust recently awarded the Abram Wilson Foundation with a grant of £5,000. Woo! What will this money support? The BRIT Trust grant will go towards the planning, expansion, delivery and evaluation of our Achieve Your Greatness arts education programme (AYG).  This is our multi-arts education ...

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AWF COMMUNITY SPOTLIGHT: WHAT WOULD YOU CHANGE IN TODAY’S EDUCATION SYSTEM? 

AWF COMMUNITY SPOTLIGHT: WHAT WOULD YOU CHANGE IN TODAY’S EDUCATION SYSTEM? 

BlogNov 28 2017Comments Off on AWF COMMUNITY SPOTLIGHT: WHAT WOULD YOU CHANGE IN TODAY’S EDUCATION SYSTEM? 

Photo credit: David Choi   Jon Nicholls is the Director of Creativity & Arts at Thomas Tallis School, our latest Achieve Your Greatness partner. His background is wide ranging and steeped in the arts. In addition to running his department and teaching, he’s the co–founder of photopedagogy.com.  Currently in our final week of ...

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Arts Council England Supports Achieve Your Greatness!

Arts Council England Supports Achieve Your Greatness!

BlogSep 19 2017Comments Off on Arts Council England Supports Achieve Your Greatness!

This week we just have one big announcement and that’s to let you know that Arts Council England have come on board to support our arts education programme, Achieve Your Greatness (AYG). We’re mega chuffed as this is the first time the Arts Council have supported the Abram Wilson Foundation. We also wanted to let you know that ...

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New Funders Announced for Achieve Your Greatness!

New Funders Announced for Achieve Your Greatness!

BlogAug 21 2017Comments Off on New Funders Announced for Achieve Your Greatness!

We’re mega excited to announce that our fundraising efforts have led to welcoming some new funders who will be supporting the next stage of our arts education programme, Achieve Your Greatness (AYG) where we’ll be expanding into three new secondary schools, working in a total of five (up from two). The Ashley Family Foundation, ...

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