As many of our members are charities they may well be eligible for grants.
One such body is the Garfield Weston Foundation that distributes over £80 million pa to eligible Charities
The Garfield Weston Foundation is a family-founded, charitable grant-making foundation, which supports a wide range of causes across the UK, donating over £80 million annually.
The Foundation supports a broad range of charities across the UK that make a positive difference and grants vary according to the size of the charity and the work being undertaken. You can find a list of the types of eligible organisations on page 3 of the foundations Application Guidelines. Below are some example of the charity areas that the Foundation has supported recently
The Foundation continues to support organisations that delight and inspire audiences across the UK and bring a range of benefits to people of all ages and backgrounds.
The Foundation is pleased to make a significant volume of grants every year to Community projects, many of which rely on the time and goodwill of volunteers.
A consistent theme of the Foundation is the importance placed on support for education and learning, both within formal school settings and lifelong learning projects.
The Foundation supports a range of projects across the UK from practical conservation to education work and volunteering.
The Foundation supports communities by providing funds towards practical projects such as facilities in places of worship & inclusive activities for the wider community.
This category spans practical support such as helplines and information services as well as Capital projects in healthcare settings such as hospices.
Museums & Heritage
The Foundation continues to support organisations that conserve and interpret our nation's heritage, enabling it to be accessible and enjoyed by all.
This category supports charities working with people who may be vulnerable or disadvantaged and who need assistance to improve their lives.
The Foundation is proud to fund organisations that support and inspire young people to reach their potential and thrive.