The Right Reverend Karen Gorham, Bishop of Sherborne


Pat Southgate, Chairman of Board of Trustees
Associate Priest at St Peter’s, Parkstone, Founder Trustee of R2R and Chaplain to the Homeless in Poole

Claire Toule, Honorary Treasurer & Trustee
An Audit Senior at a Local Accountancy Firm, with an Interest in the Not for Profit Sector

Kate Mellor, Trustee
Director of Quaker Homeless Action, Director of Poole Sailing

Martin Finch, Trustee


Marilyn Latcham, Honorary Secretary
Former Local Government HR Manager

Susan Gittins, Publicity & Newsletter
Volunteer Adviser at Poole Citizen’s Advice, formerly Marketing & Communications Consultant

Natalie Heiriss, Social Media
Business Development Manager

Iain Scott, Amos House Support Worker
Pastor, Poole Vineyard Church


Elaine Mellers, Chair’s Assistant and Volunteer Coordinator (part-time)

Business Plan

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The purpose of this Business Plan is to describe Routes to Roots’ activities and plans for the three-year period from 1 July 2016 to 30 June 2019.

Supporters Pack

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The Supporters Pack contains everything you need to help support our cause.