HRH Duke of York Community Initiative Award!

We’ve won an HRH Duke of York Community Initiative Award! 12 months ago we won funding from Efficiency North for delivering a high level of social value within the Doncaster community. This ensured a place for The Cascade Foundation on the Duke’s awards shortlist. Explains Jackie Hewitt-Main OBE, founder and CEO of The Cascade Foundation: […]

Cascade supports undergrad research

We were delighted to welcome Pam Batchelor, an undergraduate studying Criminology at The University of Surrey, to the Cascade Health & Learning Hub recently. Pam, who hails all the way from sunny Colorado in the US but has spent the last 25 years here in the UK, is undertaking her thesis this term and the […]

CSJ Awards 2018 – what a great event!

Our founder, Jackie Hewitt-Main OBE and Sue Blackburn, one of our long standing trustees and key supporters, have spent an evening in London at the prestigious Centre for Social Justice Awards 2018. The Centre for Social Justice (CSJ) was established as an independent think-tank in 2004 to put social justice at the heart of British […]

A celebration lunch

We had to celebrate Jackie’s OBE in style at The Cascade Health & Learning Hub in Doncaster and what better way than with a full Sunday dinner on a Friday lunchtime?! Huge thanks to volunteer and top chef Carol and her team of Cascade helpers. The food was delicious and there were clean plates all […]

Collecting the OBE!

Tuesday 6th March 2018 was a very special day for our founder and CEO, Jackie Hewitt-Main OBE. Not only was it her birthday but it was also the day she headed to Buckingham Palace with her sons, Richard and Stuart, and her friend and Cascade Foundation trustee, Sue Blackburn, to collect her OBE. So, who […]