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SFH Business Alliance Group

Supported by Barry Hearn. 
Matchroom Sport 
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The SFH Business Alliance Group is made up from local people who meet every three months to realise and action business opportunities as well as to organise their goals for the Hospice.

The group is headed and hosted by Barry Hearn, a local businessman and Chairman of Matchroom Sport, one of the largest suppliers of sports programming: supplying virtually every major broadcast of sports in the world.

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Our goal is to bring social and business networking together with community and charitable activity. Networking which will not only make a difference to your business, but your community as well.

There is no membership fee or forced referrals, our only 'ask' is that business members support the Hospice in anyways possible, whether through financial support, gifts in kind or publicity,

Who should attend?
  • Local business professionals looking to increase their network
  • Business owners
  • Sole traders

Why attend?
  • Raise your profile in the local business community
  • Find local suppliers/contacts
  • Develop long lasting business relationships
  • You will be supporting your local Hospice. Saint Francis Hospice supports 4,000 local people every year affected by a life limiting illness. We need to raise £21K every single day to provide our services for free.

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A Foresters survey found that 89% of consumers think businesses should support charities and their local communities and 82% said that when offered a choice between identical products or services, their purchasing decision would be affected by whether a company engages with charities and its local community.

Upcoming meetings: Monday, 25th September, Pepperell Education Centre, Saint Francis Hospice, The Hall, Romford, RM4 1QH from 9am to 11.30am

If you were unable to attend the last meeting and want to know what you missed you can read about it here

Meeting dates and events for 2017:

Abridge Golf Day - Friday 6th October 2017.


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If you would like to join us at the next meeting or for more information, please contact Mary-Anne Donovan or Mike Allen on 01708 771433.

Every penny matters.. here is where some of your money goes:

Hospice at Home, hour of care: £54
Community team visit: £286
Cost per inpatient, per day: £574

With special thanks to the members of the SFH Business Alliance Group.

McDonald's Romford, Acumen Design, Bennetts Funerals, Engleman Wills and Power of Attorney, Starstruck Autographs, Magic Enigma, Stephen James Accommodation, Concept Solutions, F Barnes Solicitors, Haines Watts, Positive Change Consultancy, Barclays Bank, Morgan Signs, Harmony IT Services Limited, Pinney Talfourd, Time 107.5, FRP Advisory, Mix-N-Lay, HSBC, Saunders Solicitors, Adecco, Supergene, TJ Clients, Orion Clothing