Registered Charity Number: 1146031
CHANTEL COX – FOUNDER AND TRUSTEE
Chantel is a registered nurse currently working in research. She also sits on the Gully’s Place Trust Fund committee (a children’s ‘hospice from home’) and helps with the Dorset Bereaved Parents Group. She is Amelia’s mum, and holds the mission of the Charity close to her heart.


KARL COX – FOUNDER AND TRUSTEE
Karl is Amelia’s dad and is dedicated to ensuring the Charity benefits all children who are suffering any serious chronic, life limiting or terminal illnesses in Dorset. He also facilitates the local Bereaved Fathers Group, which has been invaluable to many parents who have experienced similar grief. Karl enjoys music and sport so he drives some our Charity fundraising in this way.

Karl Trustee Photo

JULIE O’DONNELL – TRUSTEE
Julie is a civil servant and busy mum of four. She knew Amelia through school, and is enthusiastic about the aims of the Charity, managing community relations. She is incredibly hardworking and dedicated, and her family often help out at charity events.

Julie Trustee Photo

GARY CRISP – TRUSTEE
Gary is a consultant Social Worker and has worked in health and social care since 2005. Gary is a passionate advocate for people and their rights, particularly children and vulnerable adults. In his spare time, along with his family, Gary is a keen beekeeper and one of the faces behind Amelia’s Honey. Gary’s family use the harvest from 2 of their hives to sell and the proceeds are donated to Amelia’s Rainbow to help make memories for the children and families we support. He also volunteers for Bournemouth Foodbank and is part of the Severe Weather Emergency Protocol, a statutory service which offers shelter, hot drinks and food to homeless people in Bournemouth when the weather drops below freezing.

Gary Trustee Photo

MAUREEN COX – TREASURER AND TRUSTEE
Maureen is our Treasurer. She has vast experience of working with a number of different charities managing their finances. And her knowledge has proved invaluable.

Maureen Treasurer Photo