Patrons and Trustees


Fiona Bruce is MP for Congleton and a member of the  UK Parliament’s International FBDevelopment Select Committee. She is a member of the All Party Parliamentary Groups on Tanzania and North Korea. Fiona founded and developed the Umubano Private Sector business training programme in Rwanda four years ago, now extended to Burundi, which has now provided business training to almost a thousand businesses. Fiona is married to Richard ; they have two sons aged 20 and 17 and as family regularly spend their holidays on aid projects.



The trustees are Christine Mackay, David Millican, Annie Hemmings and Adrian Veale. Christine, David and Adrian visited the Orphanage in July 2013 and following their visit formed the charity. The first trustee meeting was held in September 2013.

FOHB trustees

Trustee meeting 7 June 2014

We are registered with the Charity Commission in England (1154061) .

In June 2014 Ernest Ndayishimiye joined the trustees. Ermest is from Bujumbura so will be a valuable trustee

First Trustee Meeting

First Trustee Meeting

July 2013

3 of the Trustees and Fiona Bruce visiting the Orphanage – July 2013

Orphanage, children, Burundi, charity

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