Across our network you do amazing things for charity

Stella women working for charity in east of england

Stella Bradbrook

Stella Bradbrook was a fabulous Business Woman that attended our Essex events although you could often hear stories of her offering support to women across our network around the East of England (We are growing!) Stella sums up The BWN. It's about growing your own business however never leaving anyone else behind. Supporting each other to achieve what we wish to. This page is dedicated to Stella who was taken from us all. 

Julie Dallard

Children's Heart Federation


Julie Dallard attends our Braintree, Halstead, Colchester and Billericay events. Julie works for CHF.

At events Julie is selling bracelets for £2 and 

are also available from the CHF website shop.

CHF works with partner organisations to:

  • Educate and Inform all about congenital heart disease
  • Support families
  • Advocate for timely diagnosis and better treatment
  • Campaign for better care and increased research

Ethical Business Networking with Wellies On


Networking with a difference. Whatever your skills bring them to the farm, work on the farm, in the cosy office, network, share and support this great charity.

And hands on fun networking event with a difference.

Learn more here.

Susan Pattrick

Dancing Giraffe


Susan is a passionate supporter of Dancing Giraffe and attends our Colchester and Ipswich events. Their is to provide a platform to inspire, inform and represent the Essex disabled community offering support and advice for people with disabilities, their carer/s, professionals, organisations and the media. Depending on the season depends on what beautiful merchandise Susan could be selling. From Christmas cards and toys to badges and bracelets!

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Children's Heart Federation


We are so pleased to say that at our Big Summer Essex event thanks to some swishing, raffle prizes kindly donated by our Essex and Suffolk business women and the hard work of Julie Dallard and her sister we raised over £60 for CHF.

CHF is now our charity of the year for Essex and we look forward to raising more funds and awareness this Autumn.

Would you like to support Julie and her work? There are lots of ways to do this. Julie attends our Essex events, please feel free to have a chat about how you could get involved.

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