"When I return to Bolton School to talk to pupils about entrepreneurship, my message is to 'go for it'. This is an attitude that I had instilled in me during my time at the school where my curiosity was fuelled and I became interested in ideas."

Caroline Plumb - CEO of Fresh Minds and youngest woman on Management Today's '35 under 35' list

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Public Benefit at a National Level

Pupils and alumni endeavour to help national charities through a startling and imaginative range of activities. Some charities that have benefited recently include:

  • Action Aid
  • Alzheimer's Society
  • Association for Spina Bifida and Hydrocephalus (ASBAH)
  • Baby Lifeline
  • Barnado's: Sixth Form students took collection tins to the streets and raised almost half of Bolton's total receipts
  • Breakthrough Breast Cancer
  • Breast Cancer Care
  • British Heart Foundation
  • British Legion
  • BVDA
  • Cancer Research
  • Children in Need
  • Christian Aid
  • Comic Relief
  • Eczema Society
  • Feed the Children
  • Genes for Jeans' Day
  • Guide Dogs for the Blind
  • Help the Aged
  • Leukaemia Research
  • MacMillan Cancer Research
  • Mencap
  • Meningitis Trust
  • Multiple Myeloma
  • Multiple Sclerosis Society
  • Muscular Dystrophy
  • NSPCC
  • Riding for Disabled
  • Roald Dahl Foundation
  • Samaritans
  • Sargent Cancer Care for Children
  • Save the Children
  • Snufs
  • Sport Relief
  • Terrence Higgins Trust
  • The Children's Society
  • Wellbeing
  • Whizz Kids
The Nursery raises money for Baby Lifeline via Premiership footballing dads

The Nursery raises money for Baby Lifeline via Premiership footballing dads

Battle of the Bands raises money for Save the Children

Battle of the Bands raises money for Save the Children