NAME: Jerome Grandison
DEPARTMENT: Youth Work
LENGTH OF SERVICE: 1+ years
FAVOURITE QUOTE: ‘Time has no patience but being patient takes time’

Sports coach, personal trainer and entrepreneur Jerome finds time to give back to his community despite juggling multiple ventures. He’s currently working on a new enterprise called ‘Positive Touch’ that focuses on health and wellbeing and motivational speaking. The service includes personal training, holistic therapy and a clothing line.

As a volunteer youth worker, Jerome is able to build on existing skill base and gain experience working with young people from a range of backgrounds and cultures. He’s been with us for a little over a year and has made quite the impact on all our young people. Offering his brand advice and guidance on fitness and nutrition and being an active mentor and role model to the boys; Jerome is a valued member of the team.

“I really enjoy volunteering at the Pump, supporting young people has always been a
passion of mine and I think giving back to the community is something everyone should
consider”. (Jerome)