Fairness, Respect, Equality, Diversity, Inclusion and Engagement (FREDIE)

Welcome to the Children's Heart Surgery Fund Investors in Diversity for Small Charities assessment survey. This is an exciting opportunity for you to be able to directly help improve Children's Heart Surgery Fund around Fairness, respect, equality, diversity, inclusion and engagement. FREDIE for short.

These terms have been defined below. Please take a moment to read these definitions before starting the survey.


Fairness is the quality of being reasonable, right, and just.


Respect is having due regard for the feelings, wishes, or rights of others.


Where every person has equal rights and every person has a fair chance. It’s an approach where there is recognition that different people have different starting points.


Diverse means different. We are all different so diversity includes us all. The concept of diversity encompasses acceptance and respect. It means understanding that each individual is unique, and recognising our individual differences.


Where every person feels respected, valued and that they fit in with organisational culture.


Engagement is based on trust, integrity, two way commitment and communication between an organisation and its members.

The survey is very simple. It's not a test and there are no right or wrong answers.

All you have to do is give us your view. The survey is completely anonymous and should take no more than 15 minutes to complete.