On Thursday 7th, JAN Trust won the Centre of Social Justice Award 2013 at the prestigious think-tank’s ninth annual award ceremony, held at the Royal Horticultural Halls in London.
The awards recognise grass-roots charities and voluntary organisations from across the UK that are effectively working towards combatting poverty. More than 350 people attended the awards including Neil Morrissey, Esther Rantzen CBE and Davina McCall. The evening ended with a speech by the Rt. Hon Iain Duncan Smith MP, Founder and Patron of the CSJ.
The award was presented to JAN Trust by the famous hair stylist John Frieda.
Sajda Mughal, Projects Director of JAN Trust said about the award:
“We are honoured to have won the Centre of Social Justice Award 2013. For over twenty years we have worked with over 50,000 women. With an increased recognition of their needs, we hope that our work will continue with even greater pace and effectiveness”