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

Michael and Margaret Garner
The Mercers’ Company

In-kind supporters

City of London School
Julius Baer International
Milton Court Concert Hall (Barbican)
The Khan Partnership
The Worshipful Company of Marketors

Corporate Supporters

CVC Capital Partners
Kirkland & Ellis LLP
Newton Europe Ltd
The Wedge Property Co.

Grants and donations

Benecare Foundation
The Bernarr Rainbow Trust
The Barbara Saunders Trust
The Big Give
The Childhood Trust
The Cutler Trust
The D’Oyly Carte Charitable Trust
Derrill Allatt Foundation
The Drapers’ Charitable Fund
Sir Edward Lewis Foundation
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 Weinstock Fund
The Worshipful Company of Basketmakers
The Worshipful Company of Curriers
The Worshipful Company of Musicians

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

LYC Friends


Nick & Mary Furlonge, Jonathan & Alexia Quin


Lisa Cawley, Anna & John Condliffe, Rachel Delhaise, Sir Mark & Lady Elder, Patrick & Paula Grossmann, Richard & Jenny Hardie, Peter & Liz Howe, Susanna, The Lady Lyell of Markyate, David Pearson, Bill & Katie Priestley, Mr & Mrs N Webber


Michelle Bernard, Ann Biscoe-Taylor, The Burgoyne Family, Nina Camilleri, Vonney & Johnny Collard, Kathleen Duncan, Annie Holder, Michael Hughes, Margaret Jones, Pippa & Alastair McLeod, Hannah Purves, Ben Middleton & Seeta Seetharaman, The Sanders Family, Dr Magdalena Stasiak-Horkan, Charlotte Stirling, Lucy D’cruz


Andra East, Maurin Family, Rachel Staunton, Nicola Wallis


Honorary Friends

In acknowledgement of an individual’s extraordinary contribution to the London Youth Choir

Trevor Ford, Wendy Menon, Nicola Wallis, Frankie Williams