Our Supporters

Strategic Supporting Partners

Amey PLC

British Gas/Centrica

– Gordon and Hilary Phillips

St. James’s Place Wealth Management

– The Department of Digital, Media, Culture and Sport #iWill Fund

– The Gosling Foundation

– The Masonic Charitable Foundation

Heathrow Airport Ltd.

– The National Lottery

Pears Foundation

– The Queen’s Trust


The Lord Mayor’s Appeal



St. James’s Place Wealth Management – Title Sponsor for DofE Adventure

– Vango – Silver Sponsor of DofE Adventure

– DofE Challenge – in partnership with RSM


Gold Supporting Partners

The Asda Foundation

The Badenoch Trust

– The Baldwin Group

– The Bestway Foundation

David Pearlman Charitable Foundation


– Garfield Weston Foundation

– Lord and Lady Harris

– The Lord Kirkham, CVO

– Next plc

– Bertrand Perrodo

– François Perrodo

– Nathalie Samani

Tarmac and Griffiths (part of Tarmac Group)

– The Stoller Charitable Trust

– Graham and Susan Tobbell

– Mike and Kim Wilson


Silver Supporting Partners

– DAKS Simpson

– Christopher and Diana Laing

– The EBM Charitable Trust

– Gordon Pratt – Purvis Marquees

– The Kirby Laing Foundation

– The King Cullimore Charitable Trust

– Lookers

– MariaMarina Foundation

Martin and Roni Lovegrove

– Ordnance Survey

– The Manufacturing Technology Centre (MTC)

– The Souter Charitable Trust

– Ian and Dorothy Suttie

– The Wentworth Club Limited

– Zochonis Charitable Trust


Supporting Partners

– AO.com

– Abellio

– Aston Martin Lagonda Ltd

– Balfour Beatty

– Balmoral Group Ltd

Barratt Developments

– LifeSkills, created with Barclays’

– The Band Trust

– Dine Contract Catering

– Ernest Kleinwort Charitable Trust

– FirstGroup plc

– GE Aviation Wales

– The Goldsmiths’ Company

– ICC Solutions

– The Ingram Trust

– The Jane Hodge Foundation

– The Holroyd Foundation

– Carol Kennedy

Legal & General

– Lloyds Banking Group

– David and Wendy Maisey

– PF Charitable Trust

– The R. G. Griffiths Trust

– Ramsden International

– Royal Bank of Canada

– Royal Mail

– Samares Trust (Sir James Knott Trust – Jersey)

Schneider Electric

– Soho Estates

– Stagecoach Group plc

– Sir Hugh and Lady Sykes Charitable Trust

– Three Funds Foundation

– Tower Hill Trust

– Travis Perkins

– UK Power Networks

– Valero

– VINCI Construction UK

– Western Power

– Wilson James

– The Yusef Foundation


Government Funding

– National Voluntary Youth Work Support Fund – Youthlink/Scottish Government

– Third Sector Early Intervention Fund – Big Lottery/Scottish Government


Fundraising committees

– Women in Business

– HRH The Countess of Wessex GCVO – Chair

– Suzanne Lofthouse-Jackson LVO

– Michelle Owen

– Nicki Ryan

– June Sebley

– Jackie Stevenson

– Patricia Tehan

– Julie Walsh

– Zita West

– Helen Brocklebank

– Jo Parker

– Tanni Grey-Thompson


Development Group

– HRH The Earl of Wessex KG GCVO – Chair

– Ruth Anderson

– Andy Milner

– Robert Morrice

– June Sebley

– David Semaya

– Patricia Tehan

– The Clay Shoot Committee

– William Asprey

– Howard Colvin

– Julia Kirkham

– Rebecca Shelley

– Justin Tinne

– Jeremy Isaac


Joint Funding Committee

Ashok Rabheru CVO DL – Chair


Our Operating Partners

Without the significant resources of both time and money, invested by many local authority youth and education services, and the national voluntary youth organisations, DofE programmes would not be delivered so widely and so well. We recognise, appreciate and thank them for their support.