b'Championing GrantsEssex & Herts Air AmbulanceThe Foundation donated 1,000 to Essex &Herts Air Ambulance after they helped savethe life of one of John Good Groups Felixstoweemployees, Paul Thody.A group of heroic strangers sprung into actionand delivered life-saving CPR when forkliftdriver Paul Thody suffered a cardiac arrest inthe street on the way home from work onWednesday, March 17, aged 62.Paul doesnt remember much about whathappened to him and woke up three days laterat the Royal Papworth Hospital in Cambridgeafter being given a second chance at life. Butwhat he does remember is that without thehelp of four heroic passers-byOllieWoodgate, Brittany Van Wezel and Doug andLisa French and the air ambulancehewouldnt be here today.Essex & Herts Air Ambulance is not part of theNHS and receives limited Government funding,yet, this early intervention makes a dramaticdifference to each patients survival.HEY Special Stars FoundationThe Special Stars Foundation is a charity based inHull that focuses on improving the quality of life ofpeople with significant learning disabilities and theirfamilies across Hull and East Yorkshire. They achievethis by providing a diverse calendar of creativelearning and social activities and a range of support,training and advice services for parent carers. The500 championing grant will help buy specialistequipment and sensory toys to loan out to peoplewith significant learning or physical disabilities.'