The Charity Management Board exists as a sub-committee of the Charitable Funds Committee, to manage Valley Hospital Charity (Dartford & Gravesham NHS Trust Charitable Fund) by executing plans, monitoring actions, and making decisions regarding expenditure in relation to all the sites from which the Trust operates, within the framework agreed by the Charitable Funds Committee, and the Trust’s Standing Financial Instructions.


  • Chairman (Lay member) (to be elected by the Members)
  • Lay representatives from community (6)
  • Head of Fundraising & Voluntary Services (NHS Trust)
  • The Finance Manager with responsibility for oversight of the charitable fund accounts (NHS Trust)
  • Medical representative (NHS Trust)
  • Nursing representative (NHS Trust)
  • Chairman of Trust Board (NHS Trust)