The Trust recognises the humanitarian work of smaller charities through its grant programme and its vision is to make life easier for the sick and disadvantaged.

The programme  will consider requests for contributions to core funding or for a specific project but does not provide substantial sums for capital appeals.

Grants awarded under this programme are for up to £1,500.

As part of the application process applicants are asked to submit:

  • a copy of the charity’s most recent annual accounts and Trustees’ report
  • a bank statement from within the last 3 months
  • a budget if applying for funding for a specific project
  • any other information considered relevant to the assessment of the application
  • Only registered charities are supported
  • Charities should have received charitable status for a minimum of two years.
  • Large charities with a turnover of more than £5 million are not eligible

Click here for more information on exclusions.

For more information please visit the Trust website

Deadline: rolling programme