The Diana Award 2019



"Volunteering gives me a purpose in life. Knowing that I am helping to make someone else’s life better is an amazing feeling. Volunteering makes me feel like I am finally living."   Lewis Hine


"So honoured to be awarded the Diana Award for my charity work helping to reduce loneliness and isolation Still can’t believe it. To be associated with the amazing Princess Diana Is a dream come true". Lewis Hine July 1st 2019

Digital Leader 2017

Lewis won The Mobile Innovation Award for his charity A World With Friends. Lewis became a Digital Leader at 16 years old.

Bakken Honouree

In January 2018 The Medtronic Foundation Flew Lewis to Hawaii to receive his first ever global award 'The Bakken Invitation.' As a Bakken Honouree Lewis has been give an incredible platform to help disabled and sick young people all around the world.

Lewis's $20,000 grant from the Medtronic Foundation will help A World With Friends fund future proms. “The proms have such a positive effect on the young people's lives, giving them something to look forward to, improving their mental health and wellbeing, and most importantly, making a friend. Many children and their parents who attend with them say the night is life changing.”



Daily Mirror and ITV NHS Hero Award 2018

This week Lewis was incredibly honoured to receive The NHS Heroes Special Recognition Award. In a ceremony hosted by Paul O'Grady. Lewis was thrilled to be presented with his award by Tinie Tempah and meet Camilla, the Duchess of Cornwall.


 Radio 1 Teen Hero 2016

Being named Radio 1 Teen Hero of the year was a huge shock as well as an incredible honour. I went to Wembley to receive my award from Nick Grimshaw in front of 10,000 people.

This amazing award not only gave me a massive boost to keep working harder but gave me an amazing platform to use to help make A World With Friends bigger and better and to make sure 'Everyone has a Friend'.