Committee details

Committee of Aldermanic Almoners, Common Council Governors and Donation Governors of Christ's Hospital

Purpose of committee

The Council of Christ’s Hospital is the governing body of the School and Council members are the trustees of the charity. The Council also acts as trustees for Christ’s Hospital Foundation. Out of up to 15 members, 4 are nominated by the City Corporation. 


Christ's Hospital has existed for over 460 years to provide a first class free or supported education for children from disadvantaged and modest backgrounds. Christ's Hospital comprises the School and the Foundation, which provides the resources for the School to meet its objectives. School and Foundation are completely interdependent and enjoy a very close working relationship. Their common objective is to enable the School’s pupils to realise their maximum potential and prepare them for life and make the most of all its opportunities.


Contact information

Support officer: Rhys Campbell. Email:

Postal address:
City of London Corporation
PO Box 270