BritishForcesFoundation

British Forces Foundation Overview

The Founder

Jim Davidson OBE is the Founder of The British Forces Foundation.

The Board of Trustees

The charity has been personally endorsed by the Chief
of the Defence Staff and ministers and attracts a prestigious line-up of Trustees:

Vice-Presidents

The Vice-Presidents of the BFF are Major General Arthur Denaro CBE, General The Lord Guthrie GCB LVO OBE, HE Mahfouz bin Mahfouz, Mr Mike Osman and Admiral Sir Jock Slater GCB LVO DL.

BFF Ambassadors

The British Forces Foundation is proud to have the support of the following Ambassadors – Tony Chaperlin, Derek Cole, Ken Girkin, Paul Hayes, Nigel Jackson, Simon Lowe, Suzy Lowe, Steve Norris, John Oakley, Robin Parker and Darius Sarosh.

 

The Director

The Director of the British Forces Foundation is Mark Cann who served for 12 years in the Army as a Queen’s Royal Lancer retiring as a Major aged 32. He served in Bosnia, Cyprus, Mozambique, Belize, Germany, India, UK and Canada. He became Director of the BFF in June 2000.

 

Latest News

Recent News

Borough Mayor chooses BFF

June 22, 2020

The new Mayor of the Borough of Bracknell Forest, Councillor Ash Merry has chosen the British Forces Foundation as one of her two Mayoral year charities.

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BFF online auction fundraiser

June 15, 2020

The BFF’s fundraising online auction has raised more than £20,000 for the charity.

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BFF joins Katherine Jenkins for lockdown concert

June 7, 2020

The BFF joined Trustee Katherine Jenkins for her amazing Saturday Night Concert on Facebook.

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Impact of Covid 19 on BFF

June 5, 2020

The BFF CEO has been explaining the impact of COVID 19 on BFF 21st anniversary celebrations to BFBS Radio and BBC Radio Wiltshire.

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Win your very own Katherine Jenkins concert

June 6, 2020

A unique opportunity to have the world’s most successful classical singer, Katherine Jenkins OBE, perform exclusively for you or loved one in your own living room is on offer in the BFF’s fundraising online auction.

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VE Day Concert with Katherine Jenkins

May 8, 2020

British Forces Foundation Trustee Katherine Jenkins OBE will be performing behind closed doors at the Royal Albert Hall for VE Day 75 Commemorations today boosting the morale of millions of people.

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VE Day Message

A VE Day message from British Forces Foundation CEO Mark Cann.

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Tribute to Paul Karslake

April 1, 2020

BFF supporter and renouned artist Paul Karslake has sadly died after contracting COVID-19.

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