Julian Edwards – Primary Principal, ICS Zurich

“Sarah Brook was an engaging and inspiring presence when she joined our upper primary students at ICS Zurich. Sarah’s storytelling about the events that led to the formation of the Sparkle Foundation invited our students to think about issues that were new and challenging, such as poverty and need, in a safe and relatable way. Sarah […]

Dr. Neville Prior – Group Chairman, Cornelius Group

“I first heard Sarah speaking to a large audience of children and adults, about her journey from school through to starting the Sparkle Foundation and beyond. Sarah has a rare ability to connect with all age groups, and has a truly inspirational story to tell. A story about how anyone can succeed with the motivation […]

Chris Townsend – Headmaster, Felsted School

“Sarah is an inspirational person and an inspirational speaker.  Her story is personal and deeply moving and shows how one person can take an idea and, through hard work and dedication, make a difference. Her work in Malawi, with The Sparkle Foundation, has changed the life chances of hundreds of young people, and her story […]

Dan Burrows – CEO, Fidelis Insurance

“[Sarah] changed my life. As a father of two young daughters, I can’t even imagine how proud [Sarah’s] parents must be. I hope my girls turn out to be half the person [Sarah is] and I will be happy. [Sarah is] so inspirational and from the moment I heard [her] speak, I knew I needed […]

Rebecca Rowley – Nurse

“An inspiration to women around the world. To have achieved so much at [Sarah’s] age is amazing and it is thanks to [Sarah] that I found the belief to follow my own passion and make a difference in my own way. To be able to come into the NHS and wow all of our staff […]

Zoe Fisher – Vice Principal, Wymondham College

“Sarah’s talk to our students had them gripped as she weaved through her own life, from childhood through to the fantastic work of Sparkle today. Her manner and tone was personable and oozed with the commitment she clearly has to her cause which left an impression on the students as many stayed to talk to […]

Andrew Reid – Chartered Accountant

“I’ve sat through a few speech days as a pupil and a parent and that was the best speech by a mile. What a truly inspirational lady and so totally relevant for the real audience i.e. the pupils. The best guest of honour I have ever seen.”

Christine Baltussen – YPO Emirates Gold

“We were very inspired by [Sarah’s] presentation on International Women’s Day to the Young Presidents Organisation (YPO) in Dubai. Sarah’s commitment and amazing dedication to improve the lives of the underprivileged in Malawi has moved us all and motivated us at YPO to create a lasting social impact in the community we live in and […]

Gavin Goodwin – CEO, Clifford Chance Middle East

“Sarah’s story is a truly inspirational one that will make you sit back and think about what you could, and should be doing to help others less fortunate. The commitment, drive and clarity of purpose that she has brought to her mission of helping the underprivileged children of Malawi is both powerful and compelling and […]

Cherine Ghali – ACCME Board Member(2017) & General Counsel, Dubai Group

“In April (2017), Sarah Brook gave a very inspiring and heartfelt talk to an audience of over 120 in-house lawyers at the Association of Corporate Counsel Middle East’s Spring Fling dinner in Dubai, where we had invited her to speak about corporate social responsibility, her own personal life journey and the importance of making a […]