What we’ve been up to: March 2022
21st March: New Trustee appointed
At our AGM last week Carlie Palmer was unanimously voted onto our board as a Trustee.
Carlie runs an award winning wedding entertainment business with her husband Mark ,and having been in the business community a long time has a wealth of contacts .
Carlie heads up our Christmas campaign and happily pitches in to support where she can attending events and supporting fundraisers to support the charity .
( she is always happy to make the tea too)
Carlie commented on becoming a trustee for DCF
“ I am super delighted to be joining the board of trustees for an already amazing charity , having been an ambassador for a while now I knew I could do more for the team and I hope to do the board and the children and families we support proud . I have got to know a lot of the children and parents in the last two years and this made me want to become more involved
And when I was asked to join the trustees I jumped at the chance .”
24th March: Our Trustee Dan on National News
Our Trustee Dan McEvoy was filmed today for Chanel 5 news. He was discussing how the recent price rise in utilities will severely impact families of children with disabilities .
31st March: Dan on GMB
This is Dan McEvoy on yesterday’s Good Morning Britain show talking about the price increases and the worries it causes all families relying on electric equipment to keep their children alive.