The Reading & District Hospitals
Charity operates from the Appeal Office at the RBFT, providing
fundraising advice and administrative support for various
charitable funds held by the Trust and West Berkshire Community
The origins of the Charity go back to 1986,
and the charity now looks after over 40 funds supporting a wide
range of wards and departments. The Charity aims to assist in
fundraising for “extras” that are outside the range of the NHS
budget to the benefit of patients within the area covered by the
Royal Berkshire NHS Foundation Trust.
The charity is completely separate from the
NHS and the Royal Berkshire NHS Foundation Trust. However, it works
closely with the Trust, which is represented on their board of
For more information about the Reading & District Hospitals
Charity and the funds held under its umbrella, click
Charity Manager: Lynn
If you would like to make a donation to one of the funds listed
in our leaflet, or require any additional information, please
contact the Appeal Office. More detailed fund leaflets are
available on request.
Perhaps you are planning your own fundraising
or sponsored event? If so, please get in touch. You may wish to
create your own personal fundraising page for sponsors to donate
online at http://www.justgiving.com.
If you do set up your own fundraising page,
please advise the Appeal Office, so we can ensure that donations
received go to your intended fund.
Registered charity number 1007779.