Patrons

Patrons:

  • Marina Lewycka. Marina is not only a famous author (A Short History of Tractors in Ukrainian), but also started out life as a refugee.  She understands the problems that people who get the support of Growing Points have.
  • Lord Philip Hunt, well known for his many interventions on health and health care in the House of Lords.
  • Elizabeth Bayliss. Elizabeth is Chief Executive of Social Action for Health safh.org.uk, an East End Charity which works alongside marginalised communities towards justice, equality, better health and well-being. She asks us all to be of use to our community and “to value others as you would be valued”.
  • Christopher Shaun Ruane is a Welsh Labour Party politician who is the Member of Parliament for the Vale of Clwyd. Chris is very passtionate supporter of mentoring and has had over 60 young people through his office on internships over the past 21 years.