Meet the Chief Executive of Stop Hate UK – Rose Simkins

Find out how she transformed the charity into what it is today

Written by Liv Grady

April 9, 2021

Stop hate founder Rose Simkins

We have teamed up with the charity Stop Hate UK to bring you our Anti Racism collection. 100% of all profits made will go directly to Stop Hate UK.

We have worked closely with the charity to design a collection that not only speaks out about racism, but highlights the importance of being ANTI- racist. Wear your t-shirt with pride and speak out about what really matters.

Missguided x Stop Hate UK charity collection

Wanna know more about the woman who founded the charity and has been instrumental in making it into what it is today and now sits as its Chief Executive, Rose Simkins

Meet the founder: Rose Simkins

Rose Simkins the Chief Executive of Stop Hate UK and has led the charity to becoming one of the UK’s leading organisations in preventing Hate Crime.

Stop Hate UK started as a racial harassment-focused organisation, but Rose wanted to expand their support to ALL victims of hate crime, bringing change to society and ensuring justice for all.

Rose Simkins started her career in Housing Management and Homelessness, before gaining 7 experience in Refugee and Asylum support. Her first-hand experience working with people in need is what inspired her to expand the support offered by Stop Hate UK.

Since the relaunch of Stop Hate UK, in 2007, Rose has established herself as a leading keynote speaker and trainer on all areas of Hate Crime. She regularly contributes to national press and media, speaking out about important issues on behalf of the millions of Hate Crime victims in the UK.

Over the years Stop Hate UK have delivered and supported projects on areas such as community cohesion, youth engagement, stop and search consultancy, scrutiny panels, reporting centres, advocacy, casework, and research.

Rose Simkins talking about the Stop Hate UK 25th anniversary

“Any donation during this time, no matter how small, will help to make a difference. Thank you so much for all your donations so far!”

Rose Simkins on

Find out more about the work Rose has done, as well as all the services provided by Stop Hate UK by heading to their website, you can also make a direct donation on their website.

Shop the Missguided charity collection online now, 100% of the profits will go directly to Stop Hate UK, helping them to offer support to victims of hate crime.

Have you been a victim of a Hate Crime? Or want to report it on behalf of someone else? Take a look at how Stop Hate UK can help.