London, United Kingdom
Rudi Richardson has overcome over forty years of personal adversity including homelessness, addiction, sexual abuse and mental illness to become a celebrated philanthropist, founder of Streetlytes and winner of various accolades and awards for his achievements. In 2013 Richardson won the Charity Staff Foundation Care Provider of the Year Award and was the subject of several television documentaries on his life including Open Souls in 2014.
Richardson's remarkable life story has been much documented. He has the been the subject of television documentaries, newspaper articles and national awards. Richardson detailed his own experiences including an autobiography in 2014, The Whorl According To My Gospel: A Spiraling Journey From The Circles of Despair To The Beginnings Of Hope - Amazon 2014