Our Patrons

Our Patrons

Kathleen McDermott

Kathleen is a well-known BAFTA award winning actress, best known for her appearance as Shaz in Wedding Belles and Pippa in E4’s 2008 series Dead Set. Kathleen is also an experienced vocalist, enthusiastic  Martial Artist and Snowboarder. Kathleen is also a qualified  Make up Artist with her own business.

Kathleen was instrumental in setting up our Christmas single entitled This Christmas, written and produced by  BillyWarren. kathleen also attends many our fundraising events and fun days. Most recently Kathleens husband sponsored our annual Charity football match.


Beverley Lyons

Beverley Lyons is a Scottish journalist. She  covers Entertainment. on her website The Showbiz Lion .com

In 2002 she was part of the BBC Scotland radio show "Famous For Five Minutes", with comedians Craig Hill and Frankie Boyle. Beverley was nominated for best  "Entertainment Journalist" and "Multimedia Journalist" at the 2009 Scottish Press Awards. Beverley also appears on our charity Christmas single.



 Rodd Hogg

Rodd Hogg is one of Ireland's most sought after, and most exciting professional magicians. Rodd specialises in close-up magic, he is able to borrow your coins, your rings or even your cards and perform truly amazing magic right in front of your eyes. He will make your event one that is talked about for years to come.



Rodd is also the only professional pickpocket in Northern Ireland. Whilst mingling with your guests he will steal their watches, wallets, phones and ties etc... but worry not, he is an honest pickpocket, always returning the items he steals to their rightful owners, much to the amazement of all who are watching. This type of specialist entertainment will literally blow your guests away.

 Rodd has been booked by and performed for many high profile celebrities, Liverpool FC boss Brendan Rodgers, rap star Tinie Tempah, the Northern Ireland Football Squad and Diana Vickers who hailed him the 'Irish Dynamo' to name a few.


John Kennedy

John is a retired Scottish professional footballer who played as a centre back for Celtic and Norwich City. He was also a Scotland international and now works for Celtic FC as first team coach.

John attends our events and hospital visits and is happy to donate Celtic FC memorabilia to the DreamMaker Foundation.


Lewis MacLeod

Lewis began his career with youth side Newmains Hammers, playing a year above his age-group, before joining Livingston FC. He signed for Scottish Premier League giants Rangers as a ten-year-old in 2004. Lewis received his first call up to the National Team in 2014.

Lewis is great at interacting with the kids at events and is always happy to stop for a picture and sign autographs.

At this time Lewis is playing football at Brentford Football Club.


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Les Hoey MBE DreamMaker Foundation
Block 2, Unit 2
Etna Industrial Estate
Clamp Road
Wishaw ML2 7XQ

T: 01698 651789
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