Grants are available to charities registered in the UK that are carrying out projects that improve physical and mental welfare.
Objectives of Fund
The scheme is intended to support charitable organisations carrying out projects that improve physical and mental welfare.
Examples of successful applicants are as follows:
- Auditory Verbal UK.
- Autism Concern.
- Avalon School.
- Bamboozle Theatre Company Limited.
- BD4 Community Trust.
- Beats on cancer.
- BEDS Garden Carers.
- Bentilee Volunteers.
- Bipolar UK.
- MAP (Midlothian Association of Play).
- Marie Curie Cancer Care.
- Martineau Gardens.
- Mary Hare Foundation.
- MCFB (multi-cultural family base).
- Medway Volunteer Centre.
- Mencap New Forest.
- Mercia Therapy Centre.
Funding is at the discretion of the Trustees.
Although most grants are for between £1,000 and £3,000, in the past higher amounts have been awarded in exceptional circumstances.
Match Funding Restrictions
Match funding is not a specified requirement.
Who Can Apply
Charitable organisations in the UK are eligible to apply.
Funding is not available for the following:
- Overseas projects.
Costs associated with eligible projects.
How To Apply
The Trust does not maintain a website nor does it have a formal application form.
The trustee’s grant making policy is to react to appeals received and these are considered by the trustees on a monthly basis.
Charitable organisations are asked to submit appeals to the Trustees by letter containing the following:
- Aims and objectives of the charity.
- Nature of the appeal.
- Total target if for a specific project.
- Contributions received against target.
- Registered charity number.
- Any other relevant factors.
Letters should be addressed to:
The Albert Hunt Trust
c/o Director, Tax Trust & Estate Planning
Coutts & Co
Other grant opportunities ending soon can be found by clicking on the names of the funders below:-
Rosa Launches Voices from the Front Line Grants Scheme – ending 15th June 2017
LIFE Programme – Call for Framework Partnership Agreements (FPA) – ending 15th June 2017
European Union – Industrial Relations and Social Dialogue – ending 15th June 2017
M&S Energy – Community Energy Fund Competition Open to Applications (GB) – ending 23rd June 2017
Greggs Foundation – Local Community Projects Fund – ending 24th June 2017
Ministry of Defence – Covenant Fund Small Grants – ending 26th June 2017
EaSI Progress Programme – ending 30th June 2017