Sport Relief is a charity close to Dame Kelly's heart, having seen first-hand the difference that money can make around the world.
Dame Kelly has always backed the campaign to Get the country running participates to the Sainsbury's Sport Relief Mile.
Dame Kelly is an Ambassador for the Laureus Sport for Good Foundation, one of a select group of sportspeople who have achieved sporting greatness or made significant contributions to the sporting community.
Dame Kelly won the Laureus World Sportswoman of the Year in 2004.
Hospice in the Weald
Dame Kelly is proud to have been a patron for Hospice in the Weald in Pembury, Kent, for 15 years.
She was touched by the care the staff provided, when she visited her former coach Dave Arnold at the Hospice before he died in 2006.