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Why I campaign

Published on: 
29 February 2016
Written by: 

Alison Garnham

Chief executive


Our Chief Executive was featured in the Third Sector magazine, talking about her 'light bulb' moment that took her towards a career in welfare rights and campaigning.

"I still draw on that experience. Every day I think "there but for the grace of God go I". I have never met anybody I couldn't identify with and realise how they'd ended up in their position. When you see so many people in those situations, you realise how easily it could happen to anyone else, and it makes you want to change the world so they can get the help they need."

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