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Merry Christmas and Happy New Year!

2017 has been another great year for the Peter Jones Foundation. 

To date, we have worked with over 450 schools, whom we have given more than £380,000 of funding to allow 8,688 students to start their first business. We have also supported over 3,500 students to secure a recognised qualification in Enterprise. 

Of course, none of this would have been possible without the help of our valued partners and supporters and we wanted to take the time to say thank you.

Wishing you the very best for 2018,

Peter, Jonny and the PJF team

Leicester College PJEA students take on the Christmas Markets

As part of Small Business Saturday, 11 of our PJEA learners took to Leicester Market to set up their own pop-up stalls. Keen to keep on practicing their buying, selling and display skills this was infact the third time learners had taken their businesses to the public. 

We need YOUR support to secure vital funding

We are calling for your support to help win funding as part of the Aviva Community Fund 2017!

Our Peter Jones Enterprise Academy in Malvern runs a programme called Be Your Own Boss which facilitates transformational outcomes for the most disadvantaged young people. 

South Essex PJEA students set-up cakes business

Students enrolled on the Peter Jones Enterprise Academy at South Essex College, are putting their minds to the test by opening a cakes business within their college. 

PJEA graduate bags £150k investment for new business

We are always thrilled to hear about how well our PJEA graduates are doing and this is a particularly inspirational story. Chris Ball, who graduated from the first ever Peter Jones Enterprise Academy course in 2008 has secured a £150,000 investment to help kickstart his new business.

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