Rebecca Root is proud to support a number of charities and non-profit advocacy organisations.

Diversity Role Models

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Rebecca joined the anti-bullying and LGBT awareness charity Diversity Role Models as their newest Patron in November 2015. 

DRM delivers workshops in UK schools, challenging homophobic and transphobic attitudes from the ground up.

Rebecca is delighted to be a part of their work, helping to change negative behavioural patterns in young people and reinforce the message we are all part of the same society.

To support the work of Diversity Role Models, please donate here. Thank you.

All About Trans

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Rebecca is a passionate supporter of the trans awareness charity All About Trans. The charity seeks to increase positive representation and portrayal of trans people in the media.

Teenage Cancer Trust

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Rebecca is appearing at Christmas at the Cathedral to benefit the Newcastle branch of the Teenage Cancer Trust on 15th December 2015 at 7pm.

The annual event is hosted at St Nicholas's Cathedral, Newcastle. Rebecca joins her co-star from BBC2's Boy Meets Girl, Denise Welch, Lindisfarne's Billy Mitchell and Ray Laidlaw, and local actress Val McLane among other special guests.

Tickets may be purchased here. Thank you.

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The Actors' Benevolent Fund

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Rebecca's choice of charity when she appeared on Celebrity Mastermind 2015/6 was the Actors' Benevolent Fund.

The ABF supports members of the theatrical profession who are in need because of accident, illness or old age. For over 130 years the Fund has been able to support many thousands with grants, allowances and help towards the payment of domestic bills.

Rebecca was proud to donate her Celebrity Mastermind fee to this necessary charity. To support the work of the ABF, please click here. Thank you.

 

 

Gendered Intelligence

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Rebecca continues her work with Gendered Intelligence, the non-profit education and advocacy organisation which delivers workshops and mentoring services for young trans people.

To support the work of GI, please donate here. Thank you.