Dorothy Pax


  • Music Venue Trust – to whom we owe a great debt for their tireless work to save grassroots music venues across the UK.
  • Bluebell Wood Children’s Hospice – supporting children, young adults and their families whose life is sadly too short.
  • Paces Sheffield – specialist Centre, charity and school for individuals with Cerebral Palsy and motor disorders.
  • Roundabout – a South Yorkshire youth housing charity providing shelter, support and life skills to young people aged 16-24 who are homeless or at risk of homelessness.
  • Ethel Trust Community Barge – serving the communities of South Yorkshire and beyond, Ethel provides subsidized and sometimes free trips, either as day trips or residential experiences, for the benefit of community groups and organizations, for both young and old, and for people of all abilities and needs.
  • Endeavour – empowering young people, believe that every young person deserves to have the skills, knowledge and resilience to create a positive future.
  • SayIt – providing practical support around LGBT+ life, sexual health, HIV and mental wellbeing, whilst delivering training that helps organizations improve knowledge and address discrimination.
  • Re-engage – committed to older people being heard, valued and engaged. Existing to provide social connections for older people at a time in their lives when their social circles are diminishing.
  • Hospitality Action – the trade charity offering a crucial lifeline to people of all ages, working and retired, from the UK hospitality industry.
  • Canal & River Trust – specifically Victoria Quays, supporting the volunteers here to improve Victoria Quays and the tow paths on Sheffield & Tinsley Canal.
  • Together Women – working with women and girls with multiple and complex needs across the North of England to better empower women, providing them with the tools and confidence to lead healthier and happier lives.
  • The Musicians’ Union – a community of 32,000 musicians working to protect their members’ rights and campaign for a fairer music industry.
  • The Campaign Against Living Miserably (CALM) – leading a movement against suicide, the single biggest killer of men under 45 in the UK and the cause of 18 deaths every day.
  • The Swan Song Project – giving people living with terminal illnesses or dealing with bereavement the opportunity and support to write and record their own original song.
  • The Mayflower Sanctuary – annually across South Yorkshire they rescue and rehome over 400 dogs and 90 cats.
  • Honey Bees Blues Club – We’re all no strangers to the good work undertaken by these guys, emerging talent superstars!