Meet the Fundraising team


Jane Hogan

Head of Fundraising

Jane joined St Oswald's in December 2014 and has over 20 years of experience across the front-end operations of Marketing, New Product and Service Innovation and Business Development.

Contact: 0191 285 0063 ext. 2122


Danielle Harvey

Events & Corporate Fundraising Manager

Danielle joined St Oswald's in 2011 and has worked her way through different departments within the Hospice. Currently covering maternity leave, Danielle works on the production and marketing of St Oswald’s events, and will lead on corporate and business events.

Contact: 0191 285 0063 ext. 2117


Peter Skeen

Individual Giving Manager
Peter Joined the team in 2018 having worked within the charity sector since 2011. Peter brings vast experience across various acquisitions channels and now overseas both our lottery and regular giving streams.

Contact: 0191 285 0063 ext. 2176


Emily Corney

Events Senior Fundraiser

Emily leads on all major hospice events including, the Summer event, Light up a Life, Great North Run and supports other events such as Tea around the Tree and the Life List Awards Evening.

Emily oversees the campaigns in all aspects of logistics, planning and supporting our individuals and families in their training & fundraising efforts every steps of the way.


Kirsty McDonald

Fundraiser – Business Partnerships

Kirsty supports the Business Partnerships Fundraiser by coordinating corporate events and communications.

Contact: 0191 285 0063 ext. 2037


Hannah Woods

Fundraising Coordinator

Hannah supports the Fundraisers by coordinating on supporter events, and helping organise and coordinate on Life List challenges.

Contact: 0191 285 0063 ext. 2048


Ian Turner

Supporter Care Manager

Ian manages the Supporter Care Team within the Fundraising Department. Ian's team deals with all donation processing, thanking of supporters, general fundraising enquiries, event sign ups and also the administration for the weekly lottery and regular giving schemes. The team are the first point of contact for anyone wanting to get involved in helping to raise money for St Oswald's Hospice.


Karen MacLennan

Senior Fundraiser

Karen works closely with youth groups, schools, community groups and businesses in the South of the Tyne area. Karen leads on our Supporter Events, helping to motivate people to fundraise in aid of the Hospice.

Contact: 0191 285 0063 ext. 2808


Tony Burn

Face to face Fundraiser

Bio coming soon!