Patrons, Ambassadors and Trustees


Rt Hon David Cameron MP

Prime Minister of the United Kingdom

Dame Julia Samuel

Patron of the Child Bereavement Charity and friend of Diana Princess of Wales

Lord Jack McConnell of Glenscorrodale

Scotland’s former First Minister (2001-2007)

Esther Rantzen CBE

Broadcaster and founder of ChildLine


Kate Hardcastle

Business woman and campaigner


Singer and model

Twist and Pulse

Founders of Streetomedy

Asafa Powell

Jamaican Sprinter

Paul and Rob Forkan

Founders of Gandy’s Flip Flops

Maggie Turner OBE

Former Chief Executive of the Diana Award and Head of CHIPS programme at ChildLine

Sandara Kelso-Robb

Executive Director, Lloyds TSB Foundation, Northern Ireland

Carrie Grant

Judge and coach on BBC1’s ‘Fame Academy’, ITV’s ‘Pop Idol’, ‘Comic Relief does Fame Academy’ and ‘Glee Club’


Chair – John Box

Former Managing Director at Barclays Bank

Martin Pilgrim

Retired CEO of various local authorities

Fiona Greig

Fundraising Consultant

Binda Bhudia

Diana Award Holder Trustee

Victoria Sabin

Communications Specialist Sabin Communications

Pat Samuel CBE

Retired Deputy Director of the Office of Civil Society

Alex Farrow

Diana Award Holder Trustee

Peter Avis

Restaurant Manager, Babylon Roof Top Gardens