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 […]

Inspirational event with ‘The Dyslexic Entrepreneur’

More than 50 people attended an event hosted by Doncaster-based charity, The Cascade Foundation, designed to inspire, motivate and encourage local people with dyslexia, learning difficulties or head injuries to start their own businesses. Led by Ken Lewis OBE, aka ‘The Dyslexic Entrepreneur’, Ken shared his story of how he overcame dyslexia to become an […]

Your chance to meet ‘The Dsylexic Entrepreneur’

Ken Lewis OBE – ‘The Dyslexic Entrepreneur’ – is set to share the story of how he overcame dyslexia to become an award-winning businessman and CEO, entrepreneur, author and approved House of Commons motivational business speaker. The Cascade Foundation will host the event titled ‘The Dyslexic Entrepreneur’ at the Cascade Health & Leaning Hub in […]

Jackie awarded an OBE in New Years Honours list!

Jackie Hewitt-Main, founder of The Cascade Foundation, has been awarded an OBE in the Queen’s New Year’s Honours List. Jackie’s journey to help others started after her son sustained severe head injuries in a car crash and she had to support him to learn to read and write all over again. She soon realised that […]