With Thanks

We are immensely grateful to the following individuals, organisations and trusts, who have given so generously and believe so firmly in our vision and aims. We would also like to thank all those who wish to remain anonymous.

Find out more about how you can support the London Youth Choir, here

Founding patrons

David and Fiona Symondson
The Vernon Ellis Foundation

Scholarship donors

The Dounie Trust
Michael and Margaret Garner
The Mercers’ Company

In-kind supporters

Julius Baer International
The Khan Partnership
The Worshipful Company of Marketors

Grants and donations

The Bernarr Rainbow Trust
The Barbara Saunders Trust
The Big Give
The Childhood Trust
The Cutler Trust
The D’Oyly Carte Charitable Trust
The Drapers’ Charitable Fund
The Ernest Cook Trust
The Funding Network
Golden Bottle Trust
The Goldsmiths’ Company
The Headley Trust
John Lyons Charity
The Leathersellers’ Company Charitable Fund
Lucille Graham Trust
Mr & Mrs A N Joy Charitable Trust
N. Smith Charitable Settlement
National Foundation for Youth Music
Newcomen Collett Foundation
The Ouseley Church Music Trust
St James’s Place Foundation
The Tallow Chandlers Company
Sir Peter Ustinov Foundation
The Worshipful Company of Basketmakers
The Worshipful Company of Curriers

LYC 100 Circle

Tom & Sara Attwood
William Bailey
Sophie & James Bardrick
Janeke & Andrew Barker
Dame Colette Bowe
G Brittain
Kim Clark
Dominic & Jannene Collier
Alex & Charlotte Cooper-Evans
Guy Davison
Sarah Dorin
Mr & Mrs Anthony Fry

Andrew Galloway
Marek Gumienny
Peter Harrison
Richard Huntingford
Colm Kelleher
Julian & Susie Knott
Professor Michael Llewelyn-Jones
Janice Lingwood
Judy Marsden
Charles Nicholson

Jane Orr
Graham & Susan Puttergill
Andrew & Vicky Roberts
Andrew & Elizabeth Ross
Bruce & Louise Stewart
David & Fiona Symondson
Pat & Linda Velasco
Ward Blenkinsop Trust
Jean-Baptiste Wautier
Rhian Wooldridge

LYC Mayors’ Circle

The Worshipful Mayor of Islington
The Worshipful Mayor of Merton

LYC Friends


Leslie East, Trevor Ford, Jonathan & Alexia Quin


Anna & John Condliffe, Rachel Delhaise, Nick & Mary Furlonge, Patrick Grossmann, Richard & Jenny Hardie, Peter & Liz Howe, Dick Munton, David Pearson, Bill & Katie Priestly


Greg Beardsell, Ann Biscoe-Taylor, The Burgoyne Family, Nina Camilleri, Kathleen Duncan, Sir Mark & Lady Elder, Michael Hughes, Pippa & Alistair McLeod, Lady Susanna Lyell, Peggy and Geoff Monkman, The Sanders Family, Charlotte Stirling, Dr Magdalena Stasiak-Horkan, Lucy Symondson, Nicola Wallis, Mr & Mrs N Webber, Robin Williams, The Wedge Property Co.


Andra East, Maurin Family, Emily Sanders, Rachel Staunton, Hannah Symondson

Honorary Friends

Trevor Ford, Wendy Menon, Frankie Williams