Type of Fellowship:
Year of Fellowship: 2016
Fiona Ellison is the the #iwill Fund Development Manager at the Big Lottery Fund, currently on secondment from Step Up To Serve, the charity that runs the #iwill campaign. She leads on the work to develop the #iwill Fund which aims to provide strategic investment to ensure the #iwill campaign reaches its ambition of seeing 60% of all young people from across the UK taking part in meaningful social action by 2020.
Fiona has been involved in a number of initiatives across the voluntary sector. From developing the Young Achievers Awards; to supporting the development of a ground-breaking programme of work at the National Union of Students, on student opportunities engagement; to most recently at GoThinkBig developing work experience opportunities for young people. She was on the board of Volunteering England, before they merged into NCVO, for 6 years and is currently a Trustee of the Army Families Federation.
Current principal role: #iwill Fund Development Manager
Current principal organisation: Big Lottery Fund
Research: New to Management Toolkit