Independence is Key for Sam!

Regularly, we are asked to support grantees to fund driving lessons to assist them in learning to drive to get their life back on course. Sam’s mum, Jackie, has been in touch to highlight what a difference the RGF’s support has made to Sam. She told us: “Sam, my 18-year-old son was diagnosed with lung … Continued

Sam, driving test
WRS Insurance - Movement for Good Awards

Introducing the RGF’s Marathon Man

Steve Loader is not only a Business Manager at Barclays and a dedicated father to two wonderful children, Macie and Tyler, but he is now adding marathon running to that list, all for the Rob George Foundation. Steve pursues his fitness goals at Iceni Training in Hythe with 1 to 6 small group personal training. … Continued

Steve Loader - Marathon Man
Millie with her diploma.

Dreams do come true!

Dancer and RGF grantee, Millie, has shared her exciting news with us. “It brings me so much joy to share an update with you all at The Rob George Foundation. When I first applied for a grant from the RGF I cited my future goals to be securing a pantomime and cruise contract. At the … Continued

RGF Grantee, Lucy, Impresses in Argentina

Back in August we shared Lucy’s video with you, explaining that, with support from the RGFshe was about to represent GB at the 6th World Deaf Swimming Championship in Argentina. Well, she did us proud! We’ll leave Lucy to tell us all about it. She told us: “I’m now back from Buenos Aires, and I’m … Continued

Lucy at the world deaf swimming championship
Tammy Beaumont batting for England

Major Honour for RGF Patron

RGF Patron and England batter, Tammy Beaumont has won a most prestigious award. Regular supporters of the RGF will know that Tammy’s support for the RGF is very special. Tammy and Rob were good friends at Loughborough University. They used to meet regularly in the Students Union bar or on the dance floor. Tammy was … Continued

What an Evening!

Well, the feedback has been unanimous; a truly fantastic evening enjoyed by all. A near sell-out attendance, the Rob George Foundation/Colchester & East Essex Cricket Club Ball did not disappoint – wonderfully MC’d by Michael J Fitch at his best, Jupiter Ray hitting all the right notes, and, to cap it all a truly outstanding … Continued

Charity Summer Ball invite 2023

Just over 24 hours before the bidding closes!

With just over 24 hours before the Charity Summer Ball’s Silent Auction closes, we have had five more lots, all kindly donated by none other than England cricket legend, Joe Root There are now 38 lots. They present a great opportunity to treat yourself or loved ones to something really special; perhaps a Christmas or … Continued

Golfers swing into action for the RGF!

The RGF Golf Day 2023 was another great success. The challenging weather conditionsfailed to dampen proceedings, and a great time was had by all. Thanks to the generosity ofthe players, guests, and sponsors, a very impressive £3,367 was raised. Congratulations to this year’s winners of the coveted RGF Trophy, Adrian Livesley, and his team. Pip … Continued

RGF Golf Day 2023 - group photo
Graham Wood with Lorraine George

Final call

Bought your ticket yet? – don’t miss out! Fortunately, there are still a few tickets left, but they are going very quickly. We hope that you’ll be able to come and join us at the Ball on Friday 29th September 2023for what will be a great night of entertainment, but the clock is ticking so … Continued

Charity Summer Ball invite 2023
Cover of 2022-23 RGF Annual Review

The Rob George Foundation Annual Review & Financial Statement 2022-2023

We are delighted to announce that we have just launched our Annual Review & Financial Statement 2022-2023, our ninth year of operation. We strongly recommend that you take a look and see for yourselves what a positive difference the RGF continues to make to so many young people across the UK. Everyone associated with the … Continued

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