Our Backers

The Jimmy Reid Foundation is supported by a group of high-profile Patrons

Aamer Anwar
Human Rights Lawyer

Iain Banks

Campbell Christie
Former STUC General Secretary

Richard Dixon
Head of WWF Scotland

Winnie Ewing
Former MP

Sir Alex Ferguson
Football Manager

Alaistair Gray
Artist & Writer

Jackie Kay

Len McClusky
General Secretary, Unite the Union

Henry McLeish
Former First Minister

Tom Nairn
Writer & Academic

Joan Reid
Jimmy’s Widow

Elaine C Smith
Actor & Entertainer

Ruth Wishart
Journalist & Writer