How you can support us

We rely on and always appreciate help from members of the public. If you’d like to support us, here’s what you could do:


Join our Board of Trustees
As a charitable company, we are governed by a Board of Trustees who are volunteers helping us make strategic decisions for the charity.
If you’d like to become a Trustee, then please contact Lee Bennett, Chair of Trustees, on 01372 375400.

To hear about other volunteering opportunities, please visit our Volunteering page.

Making a donation or leaving a legacy
You can set up a regular or one-off donation using the Mary Frances Trust page on Virgin Money Giving.

If you would like further details on making a donation or leaving a legacy to Mary Frances Trust, please contact Patrick Wolter, CEO, or Kathy, Finance and Administration Manager, on 01372 375400.

Fundraise while you shop online with EasyFundraising

When you are shopping online, you can raise money for Mary Frances Trust at no extra cost to you!

Just visit:

Once you are registered as one of our supporters, you can shop with over 2,000 well known retailers like Amazon, Argos, Sainsbury, Tesco, eBay and many more.

Just use the links on the easyfundraising site whenever you shop online and we will receive a free donation of up to 1.5% from every purchase you make – without you having to spend a penny more! It really is that simple! So we would be really grateful if you could use easyfundraising whenever you shop online.

Set up your own fundraising event for us

If you would like to organise your own fundraising for us, here are a few ideas:

  • Sponsored walk, bike ride or any other extreme activity!
  • Holding a quiz night
  • Cake sales
  • Dinner parties with a donation
  • Dog walking

Please contact Anna Silver, Volunteer Coordinator, on  01372 375400 or at so she can help you make it happen!

We look forward to hearing from you! Thank you in advance.