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Raising Health is managed by the Charitable Funds Committee, which comprises four Trustees who hold senior positions within Leicestershire Partnership NHS Trust, plus members of the finance and fundraising team.

The Charitable Funds Committee oversees the governance of charity including the fundraising strategy and activities, charitable spend and investment strategy. 


Meet the Charitable Funds Committee


Crishni Waring, Chair of Raising Health



Sharon Murphy, Trustee

Sharon is a Trustee of the Raising Health Charity and is the Director of Finance and Performance for LPT and was previously the Deputy Director of Finance, in total working in LPT for 9 years. Sharon is a chartered accountant and has 25 years’ finance experience across a range of NHS                                                                                                 organisations. Sharon is a keen supporter of                                                                             the charity and enjoys seeing how the                                                                                       projects that the charity funds can improve                                                                             the lives of our patients, service users and                                                                                 staff.



Carolyn Pascoe

Carolyn is Fundraising Manager for Raising Health. She has more than fifteen years' experience in fundraising, particularly in the disability and mental health sectors. Prior to that, she held various marketing and research positions within private sector organisations. Carolyn is passionate about service improvement and how the charity can help improve the experience of LPT's patients and service users. 





Jackie Moore

Jackie is Financial Controller for LPT.  Jackie provides financial support to Raising Health and is responsible for producing the annual accounts and ensuring finance governance. "Seeing the difference that fundraising appeals and donations have made is so rewarding!"




Lorraine Newstead

Lorraine is Assistant Finance Manager and has been looking after the charity’s finances since  2012. Lorraine loves  keeping the finances organised and efficient and seeing what a positive difference donations can make to our services for staff and patients.