Our Vision

Leeds Cares supports Leeds Teaching Hospitals to provide exceptional healthcare. Our vision is the best possible health and wellbeing for everyone in Leeds, across Yorkshire and beyond.

Our new approach to giving will bring communities, organisations and businesses together with our NHS to enable exceptional healthcare. We will unite and inspire people to care in a new way, supporting healthcare for the modern world.

Leeds Cares was formerly known as Leeds Hospital Charitable Foundation and re-launched with its current identity in May 2018.

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Our Partnership with Leeds Teaching Hospitals

Leeds Cares supports Leeds Teaching Hospitals to provide exceptional healthcare. Our vision is the best possible health and wellbeing for everyone in Leeds, across Yorkshire and beyond.

Our support to Leeds Teaching Hospitals helps develop new healthcare services, provide cutting edge equipment and specialist staff, support ground breaking research and innovation and enable health education and training.

Centres of Excellence

The Leeds Cares family of charities supports all the specialities across Leeds Teaching Hospitals which fall into 10 Centres of Excellence.

The Team

The Hospitals

Trustees

All Board members are independently appointed following Charity Commission guidance.

  • Edward Ziff OBE (Chairman)
  • Mr Roger Frier (Vice Chairman)
  • Linda Pollard CBE DL Hon.DLL
  • Mr David Loudon
  • Prof Peter McWilliam
  • Cllr Caroline Gruen
  • Mr Dermot Callinan
  • Mr Christopher Schofield

Leeds Cares is a family of charities. Together we support all of the charitable causes that raise vital funds for the work of the Leeds Teaching Hospitals. All of our linked charities support our Centres of Excellence. Our linked charities include the Leeds Children’s Hospital Charity, Leeds Cancer Centre Charity, Breast Cancer Action (BCRAG) and the Yorkshire Brain Appeal – the full list of charities can be found on the charity commission website.

Click here to read about our CEO, David Welch’s vision for Leeds Cares