• We are a small grant making charity principally for the benefit of registered charities operating in the City of York, and surrounding areas.

Here are some of our recent grant awards

Grant award to York Hospital Radio

Grant award to York Hospital Radio

The Trustees are pleased to report a grant award to York Hospital Radio. York Hospital Radio is a voluntary radio service broadcasting via Hospedia 24 hours a day to the patients, visitors and staff in the York Hospital. The station is staffed entirely by volunteers who together provide a mix of entertainment, information, great music, news ...
Grant award to SASH

Grant award to SASH

The Trustees are pleased to report a further grant award to SASH. SASH is a youth homelessness charity that works across York, North and East Yorkshire. They help young people aged 16-25 who are facing homelessness. SASH do not run a hostel or own any property. The accommodation they offer is through our Nightstop and Supported Lodgings services, which ...
Grant award to York Rescue Boat

Grant award to York Rescue Boat

The Trustees are pleased to report a further grant award to York Rescue Boat. York Rescue Boat is an independent lifeboat and search and rescue team based in York, North Yorkshire. Their work centres around the Rivers Ouse and Foss in York. Uniquely they work to make the city safer by carrying out combined patrols by boat and on ...
Grant award to Macmillan Yorkshire Appeal

Grant award to Macmillan Yorkshire Appeal

The Trustees are pleased to report a grant award to The Macmillan Yorkshire appeal. Last year (2020), Macmillan lost over £1 million in income across Yorkshire. The grant will go towards the cost of covering emergency response and vital services for the 179,000 people currently living with cancer in the region. Grant funds can support ...
Grant award to Survive

Grant award to Survive

The Trustees are pleased to report a grant award to Survive. Survive, based in Micklegate, York offers specialist counselling and support work to men and women across North Yorkshire who have experienced sexual trauma including rape, sexual assault, child sexual abuse as well as grooming, sexual exploitation and the coercive sexual control often present in ...
Grant award to Musical Connections, York.

Grant award to Musical Connections, York.

The Trustees are pleased to report a second grant award to Musical Connections. Musical Connections empowers people to lead happier, healthier lives through participating in music Musical Connections was first conceived in 2008, and became a registered charity in 2016. They offer a musical programme which challenges age-related stereotypes, and does not make assumptions about the types ...
Grant award to New Visuality

Grant award to New Visuality

The Trustees are please to report a grant award to New Visuality. New Visuality is a charity based in York that seeks to advance the arts, culture and heritage. The grant will help cover the cost of delivering creative sessions to children, young people and vulnerable adults. ...
Grant award to Railway Children

Grant award to Railway Children

The Trustees are pleased to report a second grant award to Railway Children. Every year thousands of children across the UK run away or are forced to leave homes that have become unbearable through poverty, abuse, violence and neglect. Reaching a child as soon as possible is crucial to getting to children on the streets ...