About Simon

The Simon Bates Foundation

The Simon Bates Foundation aims to raise and distribute funds to projects both in the UK and overseas.

The Foundation is managed by a board of Trustees comprising Simon's family and close friends.

The ​Trustees are determined to create a strong and lasting legacy for him, using funds raised in Simon's memory to support projects that match his values.

The Foundation will share information via this website about upcoming events, funds raised and how Simon's Foundation is helping other people to build a brighter future.

"Give a man a fish and you feed him for a day. Teach a man to fish and you feed him for a lifetime"