Avril’s Trust

Avril’s Trust was set up following the loss of a young mother through a heart attack. It aims to raise funds in her name to support a range of preventative actions that will advance health through research into the causes of sudden heart failure. The Trust will also aim to increase awareness amongst the general population of these risks and the opportunities for earlier diagnosis and treatment.

Aims & Objectives

The Trust is established for charitable purposes only, and in particular, the objectectives are to advance health by supporting actions to research, raise awareness and diagnose heart disease in young adults aged 25-50.

Position

The Trust will work with other bodies including charities, university research departments and heart specialists to achieve its aims.

Operations

The Trust will carry out fundraising events and activities to generate the income required to fulfil its aims.