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Let’s Hear It For The Boys

Posted 20 July 2015

As part of our Choir of Light project, the Thomas Fredrick Willetts Foundation has supported over 2,500 young people through choirs with the aim to unite young people through performing arts and help them support their surrounding communities. One such choir that has benefited from our support is Only Boys Aloud.

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Choir Lights Up Leeds Arena

Posted 6 December 2013

Over the years, the Thomas Fredrick Willetts Foundation has had a number of projects which have aimed to meet young people where they are and unite them through the performing arts. The Choir Of Light is one such project. Read more »


Poetry In Motion

Posted 8 November 2013

This November, Andrew Motion unveils his newest work, ‘A hymn to St.Cecilia’, a tribute to the late Benjamin Britten. The Thomas Frederick Willetts Foundation sat down with the retired Poet Laureate to find out what inspires him. Read more »


The Night Ken Hom Came To Dinner

Posted 3 October 2013

Earlier this week, famed international chef, Ken Hom OBE, hosted a dinner for the Thomas Fredrick Willetts Foundation at the prestigious Eight Members Club in Moorgate. The event, which played host to twelve guests, was preceded by an elegant drinks reception. Read more »


New song lights the way

Posted 6 June 2013

A new song by Oscar Foxley, The Lantern, is a key element in our campaign to spread the word about The Light project using online and social media. Read more »

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