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Exciting Announcement 🍾
Posted 11 April 2024 Exciting Announcement 🍾

It's a huge pleasure to welcome Mick Quick to the JKF team as our Programs Coordinator in the Midwest. He'll be based in Geraldton and bring youth work, footy and sport and events experience to the Foundation. 

Go WA!
Posted 05 April 2024 Go WA!

JKF supported athletes Millie Gerreyn and Jake Criddle are both off today to represent WA in the U18s National Basketball Championships.

Nexus Airlines - Regional Airline of the JK Foundation!
Posted 29 February 2024 Nexus Airlines - Regional Airline of the JK Foundation!

We are so excited to be partnering with Nexus Airlines to support the young people of the Mid West. Nexus are local legends with a heart of gold and a mission to connect Western Australia's regions, hubs and cities, creating greater access to air travel for all.

Media Release: JK Foundation Partners with Lara Dalton MLA and Sandra
Posted 04 September 2023 Media Release: JK Foundation Partners with Lara Dalton MLA and Sandra Carr MLC

A new partnership between Mid West members of parliament and former West Coast Eagles footballer Josh Kennedy’s JK Foundation is set to strengthen support for young Mid West athletes when participating in high-level sport.

JK & Lecca Join Forces in Country Footy Reunion
Posted 28 July 2023 JK & Lecca Join Forces in Country Footy Reunion

Former West Coast Eagles champions Josh Kennedy and Mark Le Cras have played together in the same team for the first time since their 2018 AFL Premiership win.

Khyan Townsend
Posted 10 May 2023 Khyan Townsend

Local Taekowndo star Khyan Townsend has recently been selected to represent Australia at the ITF Taekwondo World Championships in Astana, Kazakhstan.

Max Winton - Soccer
Posted 09 May 2023 Max Winton - Soccer

James Berry - Archery
Posted 09 May 2023 James Berry - Archery

Frauke Rawlings - Boxing
Posted 09 May 2023 Frauke Rawlings - Boxing

Frauke Rawlings is an amateur boxer for the PCYC in Geraldton that has shown some massive results in recent months!

Eli Etherton and Fletcher Harrison - Softball Players
Posted 09 May 2023 Eli Etherton and Fletcher Harrison - Softball Players

Eli and Fletcher are Softballers that have recently been selected for the Western Australian Schoolboys team that is competing in the School Sport Australia Under 18s National Championships May 13 – 20 where they will against the best Under 18 players in the country.

David Smith - Table Tennis
Posted 27 March 2023 David Smith - Table Tennis

David Smith is a local Table Tennis player, who has recently been selected to represent Western Australia at the Australian National Table Tennis Championships

Rock Solid at Kalbarri
Posted 10 February 2023 Rock Solid at Kalbarri

JK Foundation leadership program led by Jon Haines for Kalbarri District High School after cyclone Seroja

Lucia Richardson
Posted 10 February 2023 Lucia Richardson

Lucia is a highly talented Yamaga gymnast that lives in Geraldton. Her hard work and commitment to her craft over many years has resulted Lucia being invited to be a part of the National “Flying Fruit Flies” Youth Circus in 2023.

Noah Bennett
Posted 10 February 2023 Noah Bennett

Noah currently plays in the Geraldton Amateur Basketball Association

Trevor Farrell and Elijah Bellottie
Posted 10 February 2023 Trevor Farrell and Elijah Bellottie

Trevor and Elijah, play basketball in the Geraldton Amateur Basketball Association.

Indie Comeagain and Peyton Parfitt
Posted 10 February 2023 Indie Comeagain and Peyton Parfitt

The JK Foundation would like to congratulate both Peyton Parfitt and Indie Comeagain for being selected for the 12 and Under Western Heat Indigenous State Team that will compete in the Gold Coast in January 2023.

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