Group B Strep Support – the UK’s leading charity working to eradicate group B Strep infection in babies – is very excited to welcome Claire Barlow to the Board of Trustees.
Claire is co-Director at The Foundation for Young Musicians, and a fundraising expert.
She brings to the Board her significant experience in working with small to medium sized charities and supporting them through sound business planning and diversifying income streams.
“This is an incredible charity and I am honoured to join their Board of Trustees. I am looking forward to supporting them to grow their fundraising income, enabling them to continue to do what they do best – helping families navigate GBS and raising awareness within the health sector and with the wider public.”Claire Barlow
Claire has a personal interest in the work of Group B Strep Support, having had very recent first-hand experience of GBS during pregnancy and labour, and is keen to support the charity with fundraising and raising public awareness.
“We are delighted to welcome Claire to the Board. Her enthusiasm and fundraising expertise will help the charity increase our income so we can do more to support the families who choose to engage with us.”Jane Plumb MBE, Chief Executive
Claire’s appointment will be formally confirmed at the meeting of the Board of Trustees on 28 November 2020.