Winter Raffle 2021 – great prizes, how to buy tickets

Our Winter 2021 raffle is announced and will be drawn on February 6th 2021. Tickets are now on sale £1 each or a book of 5 for £5.  Fantastic prizes to be won:First Prize:  One night B&B for 2 at Breadsall Priory Hotel including a round of golf Second Prize: Smart TV worth £150 Third Prize: Signed […]

WTF Winter Ball 2021 – Coming to you ‘Virtually’

Great news – although we can’t meet in person because of COVID-19, you will still be able to don your glad rags and dance the night away at our Virtual Dinner Party. Saturday 6th February is the date, and near a computer screen is where you need to be and the event will stream live into […]

Second Wellbeing Library ordered at St John Houghton Catholic School

Welcome to St. John Houghton Catholic School, the second local school to become part of the WTF community. WTF’s second Wellbeing Library will be installed ready for the start of the new school term in January. WTF believe the resources that form the library provision will enable students to find information on a range of […]

First Wellbeing Library ordered at Heanor Gate Science College

We are really excited to share with you our latest news: we have our first order! Thanks to staff at Heanor Gate Science College who share our vision, our passion, and our desire to equip young people with the skills, knowledge and confidence to make informed decisions about their own wellbeing, we are in the […]

Willfest20: it wasn’t the norm, but what a show !

What does a normal Willfest look like? Well, usually there are hundreds of people; there’s 8 hours of loud, live music; there’s comedy; there are local businesses selling all sorts from lip balm to burgers; and  there are always conversations about Will and warm hugs. It’s a great coming together to celebrate Will’s life. So […]

WTF interns take on 5 new projects for the Will Garvey Trust Foundation

Donna Molly Rose Isabelle Eleanor: The Will Garvey Trust Foundation has been very fortunate to get five graduate/post graduate students from Derby University and Nottingham Trent University to work on five separate ‘6 week’ projects to support the work of the charity. We are so grateful that this team are working with us and we […]

Membership of the National Council of Voluntary Organisations conferred on WTF

The Will Garvey Trust Foundation has obtained membership of the National Council of Voluntary Organisations (NCVO). The NCVO is a very important organisation for small charities like ours and we intend to make good use of the support and services they offer. Here’s what they are about…. “We champion the voluntary sector by connecting, representing […]

Will Marler takes on new role as WTF Animation/Design Lead

More great news!  Will Marler has confirmed he will take up the post of Animation/Design Lead with the Will Garvey Trust Foundation (WTF). Will himself says…. “I’m an animator and designer. I love what I do and I’ve worked with some very exciting clients – including the BBC, BRIT Awards, LEGO, and am responsible for […]