The Foundation funds a broad range of activities and organisations, however, details from their annual report indicate that projects came under the following categories: Arts, Community, Education, Welfare, Medical, Faith, Youth and Environment. The Trustees have a preference for charities directly delivering services and activities to those in need.
For the Arts: The Foundation supports organisations that delight and inspire audiences across the UK. From small community theatre groups to national art galleries, the Foundation has long supported the nation’s cultural life. The Foundation makes both Revenue and Capital grants to organisations that engage with a variety of audiences and that can demonstrate their impact and quality.
For Museums and Heritage: The Foundation supports organisations that conserve and interpret our nation’s heritage for future generations, ensuring it is accessible and available to all.
There are no formal deadlines for submitting applications. Applications and supporting documents must be sent by post and you should allow approximately 4 months for a final outcome.
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