Get A-Head Over The Years

Posted by Anne-Marie on June 15, 2020

Many of you will know of the work we currently do here at Get A-Head, but do you know our history!

The Get A-Head Charitable Trust was started 20th January 1994 by John Watkinson, Adrian Drake-Lee, together the late Roy Castle & Peter Scudamore and the first fundraising event was held on the same evening at California Pizza Factory, Harborne

The first Get A-Head Ball was held on 8th October 1994 at Botanical Gardens, Edgbaston, Birmingham

Over the years we have had many Friends support the charity in many different ways.

Since 1994 Get A-Head have raised over £6,000,000 and has provided Grants in excess if £3,500,000 towards the funding of Research, Education, Equipment and Complementary Therapy