Chairman’s Award for Volunteering


Linda EllisLinda Ellis: Former computer programmer and civil servant Linda has led the Dudley Macular Support Group, which is now in its 11th year, since it began. 

She said: “I really enjoy all of the volunteering activities I’m involved in. The Dudley Macular Support Group has been very successful and it’s great to see how the members of the group share their experiences and help each other.”


Barbara HoggBarbara Hogg: Barbara has worked tirelessly as a volunteer speaker for the Society for more than a decade. 

She said: “I first heard about the volunteer speaker role when I went to the Macular Society’s annual conference in London and I thought I would give it a go. It’s turned my life around and I haven’t looked back since.”