"As the TV cameras move to other stories the people involved in the disaster get forgotten but the suffering continues."

Bhasker Solanki

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Trustees

Steve White

Former head of Rushey Mead School. He is now working with the community to promote an understanding between the diverse communities in Leicester.

Jean McDiarmid

A long established English teacher at Rushey Mead School

Carolyn Robson

The current head teacher at Rushey Mead Secondary School in Leicester

Bhasker Solanki

An award winning news cameraman for the BBC. He was in India when the Earthquake happened, and he travelled to Sri Lanka the day the Tsunami struck. A former student of Rushey Mead School.

Kajal Patel

PA to the Leadership team at Rushey Mead School and Clerk to the governors.



MISSION STATEMENT



TO ADVANCE EDUCATION IN ASIA AND AFRICA, PRIMARILY OF DISADVANTAGED CHILDREN, IN PARTICULAR BY THE ESTABLISHMENT AND MAINTENANCE OF SCHOOLS AND THE PROVISION OF EQUIPMENT TO ASSIST IN EDUCATION.

PATRONS

The Duchess of York SARAH FERGUSON

The Duchess is keen to help young people through the Rushey Mead Foundation and some of the other charities she supports.

GULSHAN GROVER

The star from Bollywood who normally plays the "BAD MAN" but support the Foundation and travels to Leicester to fundraise.