JOIN US! JET Launches 2020 Virtual Fundraising Event
Join us for our 2020 Fundraising Event Inspiration Without Limits.
An exciting evening of astrophysics and space talk with Professor Brian Cox who will be our very special guest at JET’s first-ever virtual fundraising event on Wednesday 16 December between 7pm and 8pm GMT
One of the best-known names in science, Professor Cox, is joining our virtual ‘Question Time’ to help the Jon Egging Trust boost its vital fund-raising effort so we can continue to deliver our free support for young people in schools and youth organisations across the UK.
Amazing guest line-up
In an informal virtual event setting “Inspiration Without Limits “promises to be a very enjoyable way for space and physics fans to ask one of the world’s top experts on particle physics about all matters related to space and astrophysics.
The event will be hosted by Head of the UK’s Space Directorate and JET Patron, Air Vice Marshal Harvey Smyth. JET’s CEO Dr Emma Egging will introduce the event.
Professor Cox, a patron of JET is a fervent supporter of the charity’s work which has helped over 30,000 young people across the country over the past ten years.
Professor Cox said:
“There are thousands of young people across the UK who are unable to achieve their full potential through no fault of their own. JET finds these students and gives them the support they need to become the best version of themselves. As a Patron it gives me great pleasure to support JET in this mission.’
How to take part and donate?
You can secure your virtual ‘front row’ seat, to our Inspiration Without Limits fundraising event for £35.
To attend this event, you need to secure your tickets in advance.
At the time of purchase, you will be invited to submit your question for Brian.
Please join us! Help support young people to be the best they can be.
JET CEO, Emma Egging said:
“We hope that you can join us for this unique fundraising evening. COVID-19 is having a devastating impact on the lives and futures of young people across the UK. Our Charity event will help us continue our work. JET’s learning programmes offer a unique window into the world of STEM and aviation.
” We connect our students to inspirational role models such as Professor Brian Cox and Air Vice Marshal Harv Smyth as well as leaders in business and industry. We use these opportunities, along with our unique life-skills training, as a springboard to inspire students to strive for the futures they deserve. In the wake of the pandemic, our work has never been more vital and the funds raised on this charity evening will enable us to reach more students than ever before.”
More about the Jon Egging Trust
The Jon Egging Trust supports young people – at significant risk of dropping out of education – to get back on track, reengage with school and realise their potential. We specialise in delivering early intervention life-skills programmes, (centred around four pillars of inspiration, teamwork, employability, and leadership).
JET is seeking to support more young people and teachers than ever by introducing a new digital toolkit in 2021. Called ‘JET Inspired’, our new dedicated teacher resource will comprise of a range of free films and resources that have been developed in partnership with the RAF’s famous Red Arrows team and licenced by the Ministry of Defence to be delivered in the classroom. The key mission is to build confidence, motivation and self-belief and empower students to achieve without limits.
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