Staff Team

Board of Trustees

We are proud to have the support of a number of Ambassadors who take time out to share the news of our work, as well as support the young people we meet.

Current Ambassadors include:

John Ledwidge: Head Groundskeeper, Leicester City Football Club

Local lad John provides a constant reminder to young people that regardless of where you come from, if you work hard and believe in yourself, you can achieve your dreams. John is widely regarded as one of the leading figures in the sports pitch world and provides excellent motivation to young people at PYF.

John Kiely: Proprietor, McDonalds

John has been involved with PYF for a number of years as part of his continuous giving back to the city.  With John’s support, PYF have been able to find employment for many young people starting out their careers. We are honoured to have John as part of the team.


Sir John Egan

A powerhouse of industry who has held many very high profile roles in the UK and Internationally. Sir John and his wife Mrs Egan have been supporters of PYF since 2012 and continue to provide invaluable support to this day.

“ PYF bring hope to some of our most challenged youngsters. Their approach is like a good warm hug which contains the willingness to bring the help that is needed at a time when it is needed . I have much valued my association with PYF “.