Name: John Burns

    Title: Trustee/Treasurer

    Department: Board of Trustees

    Location: Whitby

    John has been happily married for thirty years to Jenny and they have three married children and five grandchildren. He and his wife live high on the North Yorkshire Moors, and both celebrated their 70th birthdays last year. John ran his own business and was then involved with the Probation Service before joining a national organisation helping provide specially adapted independent living accommodation for those with special needs. He retired, some seven years ago, as the organisation’s National Development Manager, responsible for commissioning new services across England. Amongst other things, these days he and his wife are active in their local independent fellowship, where John chairs the Board of Trustees. For over sixty years, boy and man, John has been active in the Boy’s Brigade and still attends BB camps and weekends away where he runs the cookhouse.

    Name: Victoria Amadi

    Title: Trustee

    Department: Board of Trustees

    Location: Epping, Essex

    Name: Father David Hope

    Title: Archbishop and Patron of Children in Distress

    Department: Copii in Dificultate

    Location: Bucharest