Richard Tolson

About Richard Tolson

Richard Tolson “Rich T” was Head of Music & Performing Arts at Barnsley College for a number of years and had an impact on many lives. The charity set up in his name aims to promote any and all specialisms in performing and creative arts.

It is run by five Trustees, Josie Whiteley (Chairman) Kevin Tolson (Treasurer) Rachel Bostwick (Secretary) Tim Speight and Sarah Rose-Tolson.

Read more about Richard and the Charity

Fundraise for EnRich!

Help EnRich by raising funds

If you have raised some money or just want to make a personal donation, many thanks for your generosity. Please email us on to arrange to accept your donation.

If you would like to help us raise money to promote the development of any specialism in performing and creative arts in memory of Richard Tolson – “Rich T” here are a few tips.

“Top Tips” for fund raising

  • Set yourself a target!
  • Tell people what your target is, some people are driven by targets and would love to help you reach yours.
  • Make it as easy as possible.
  • Make it easy for people to give you their money, if you are doing a sponsored event – ask people to give you the money while they are completing the sponsorship form or set up a online donation account eg via Just Giving. If you want to run a ticketed event let us know as we have an EnRich listing you can use.
  • Tell everyone you know about your event.
  • Tell everyone… spread the word. Tell everyone at your place of work as well as friends and family members (who may be so pleased you are working hard to support a good cause they may offer to match donations or sponsor you).

Learn more about how you can help EnRich raise funds!