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Grand Appeal Fundraising Team

From expert tips to sending materials and making sure you receive an all-important ‘thank you’ certificate, our fundraising team is on hand to help you throughout your fundraising journey.  

Depending on whether you are raising money by yourself, through your school or workplace, or perhaps you’ve joined one of our events, speak to a member of the team today. 

Corporate Fundraising Team

Head of Fundraising (Corporate)

Helen Haskell

Helen works with our amazing corporate supporters. Contact Helen if your business or company would like to support Bristol Children’s Hospital or if you are keen to find out more about ways we could work together.

Partnerships Fundraising Executive

Katie Soane

Katie supports our wonderful corporate partners. You’ll often see her attending networking functions, conferences, dinners and at our events, supporting our fundraisers. If you’d like to learn more about how your business can help your local children’s hospital, get in touch with Katie for expert advice and direction.

Community Fundraising Team

Community Fundraising Manager

Kate Jones

Kate works with our incredible family of fundraisers, supporting them throughout their journey. Contact Kate if you are interested in fundraising on your own or with friends and family or want to find out more about fundraising in memory of someone special.

Senior Community Fundraiser

Steph Benson

Steph works with our incredible family of fundraisers, supporting them throughout their journey. Contact Steph if you are interested in fundraising on your own, with friends and family or if you are a school interested in our Charity of the Year programme.

Community Fundraising Assistant

Georgina Harvey

Georgina looks after our incredible community of fundraisers. She receives and sorts donated knitting for Emma’s knitting stall, thanks our Facebook fundraisers and is just on the other side of the phone or email with fantastic advice if you need it. 

If you need some direction for your latest fundraising idea or you’d like to learn more about how to get involved with our team of knitters, get in touch with Georgina.

Events Fundraising Team

Events Fundraising Manager

Rags Pai

Rags oversees and helps organise our pre-arranged events – from skydives, marathons, charity bike rides and more. He’ll be there to steward you through the process, keeping you motivated and up to date about what’s going on. 

You’ll often see Rags at our events, cheering on our amazing participants and spreading the word about what we do. 

Events Fundraiser

Stacey Vincent

As our Events Fundraiser, Stacey is here to look after our fantastic fundraisers every step of the way. She’ll walk you through where and how to sign up for your event, how to set up your JustGiving page, and how to fundraise. She’ll also be there to thank you after your event, follow up with you and stay by your side through the rest of the process. 

Trust Fundraising Team

Trust Fundraising Manager

Gemma Langley

Gemma works with our generous grant-making trusts and foundations who share our vision of making Bristol Children’s Hospital and St Michael’s Neonatal Intensive Care Unit the very best they can be.

If your trust or foundation would like to know more about who we are, learn about our latest projects, discuss how you can positively impact your children’s hospitals or organise a visit, get in touch with Gemma.

Trust Fundraising Officer

Ellie Lawrence

Ellie is responsible for aligning us with philanthropists and trusts who share our visionproviding the highest-quality care possible at Bristol Children’s Hospital and St Michael’s Neonatal Intensive Care Unit. She is the touchpoint for many of our wonderful donors who support our projects including Neurorehabilitation Forest School, which allows children to get out of the hospital and enjoy family time and outdoor activities at The Wild Place Project. 

Trust Fundraising Officer

Kirstyn Daniel

Alongside Ellie and the rest of the Trust Fundraising team, Kirstyn builds relationships with our incredible trusts and philanthropists. Among a huge range of projects, Kirstyn has worked with generous donors to provide funding for the vitally important music and play therapy services in Bristol Children’s Hospital’s in-patient cancer ward. 

Individual Giving Team

Donor Engagement Executive

Leanna Howe

Leanna is here to support anyone who makes a donation, gives regularly or takes part in our lottery. Most importantly, she’s here to thank you for your generosity. If you’d like more information on how to give as an individual, contact Leanna.

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