The Mary Seacole Trust has developed corporate partnerships with a number of well known organisations, who have supported the work of the Trust in a number of its initiatives.
Partners in Costs – Baton Holders 2018/19
PIC are Professional Solicitors’ Costs Lawyers & Costs Consultants, specialising in Civil Litigation claims.
PIC have long supported the work of the Mary Seacole Trust and are the current Baton Holders for the Trust.
Organisations will be invited to play a key role by becoming ‘baton holders’, putting fundraising for the Trust at the centre of their activities for a set period of time.
Guy’s and St Thomas’ Charity handles all donations to Guy’s, St Thomas’ and Evelina London hospitals and supports their fundraising efforts. An independent charitable foundation, it works with the NHS Foundation Trust and other partners to achieve radical, lasting change for people who live, work or are treated in Lambeth and Southwark.
The initial grant for the work of the Mary Seacole Trust was gratefully received from the Guy’s & St Thomas’ Charity and without their support, the Trust would not have achieved what it has today.
The Florence Nightingale Museum celebrates the life and work of Florence Nightingale and has a collection of personal material, items relating to the Crimean War and nursing artefacts. Located within St Thomas’ Hospital, the museum was opened in 1989 and now forms a key part of London’s medical heritage.
The museum proudly hosts the Mary Seacole Exhibit. Read more about the exhibit here (link to exhibition page once created).
Black Cultural Archives is the only national heritage centre dedicated to collecting, preserving and celebrating the histories of African and Caribbean people in Britain.
The BCA was a long term partner of the Mary Seacole Memorial Statue Appeal, supporting the cause for over a decade and happily remains a partner of the Mary Seacole Trust.
Moore Blatch Solicitors are a multi-service law firm based with offices across the South of England. Moore Blatch proudly supports the work of the Mary Seacole Trust by sponsoring a variety of events and providing resources to assist in delivering its programmes.
Bush & Company is a provider of specialist medico-legal and rehabilitation expertise to insurance companies and solicitors, working with people who have sustained serious or catastrophic injuries.
Bush & Company were the Trust’s first Baton Holder and held an exciting calendar of fundraising events over 2017/18.
Guy’s and St Thomas’ Hospital NHS Foundation Trust are among the UK’s busiest and most successful foundation trusts, with a long history of clinical excellence and high quality care. Their Trust comprises two of London’s best known teaching hospitals – St Thomas’ Hospital and Guy’s Hospital. It also includes Evelina London Children’s Hospital and both adult and children’s community services in Lambeth and Southwark.
They are part of King’s Health Partners, one of only six academic health sciences centres in the UK.
The Mary Seacole statue, memorial plaque and exhibition, within the Florence Nightingale Museum, are all located in the grounds of St Thomas’ Hospital.