Charities important to Chris Loder. Charities he has supported, championed and fundraised for.


The Farming Community Network

Helping farmers in need of support

A Christian charity that helps farmers throughout the United Kingdom with support when they are most in need.


Sherborne Food Bank

Sherborne Food Bank helps individuals and families in crisis

Since 2014, during his railway career, Chris Loder has worked with local schools to fundraise for this charity at London Waterloo Station, with proceeds also benefiting Oasis Waterloo and Weldmar Hospicecare.


Weldmar Hospice

The Dorset hospice for palliative care based in Dorchester

Weldmar Hospicecare provides specialist end of life care for people living in Dorset. Its compassionate approach supports patients and their families in the community, at home, and in its hospice - at no cost.


Railway Children

Charity for children living on railway stations throughout the world

The international charity that provides protection and opportunity for children living on train stations with nowhere else to go and nobody to turn to.


Future Roots

Community charity

A local charity that offers an opportunity for people to benefit from a rural environment, to enhance their well being and reach their personal potential.


Unsung local heroes

I'm asking communities to tell me about their unsung local heroes. Those who have been working in voluntary initiatives or doing personal acts of kindness; from shopping and cooking, to walking dogs, collecting medical supplies, manning support helplines or running community response groups.